Thank for posting on HCM!
I understand your worries
What have you been sick so taking diclofenac?
NSAIDS Diclofenac in particular and in general have many side effects when used long time. they have side effects on all agencies and departments. But we only care about the dangerous side effects and frequent as:
Systemic: Headache, restlessness
Gastrointestinal: epigastric pain
, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, bloating, loss of appetite, indigestion
Liver: Increased transaminases.
Particularly adverse effects on the gastrointestinal tract. 5-15% of patients taking diclofenac side effects in the digestive tract.
so, your toe joint pain treatment, the cause of it, it's too painful to use NSAIDS. including the use of drugs stomach protection such as Omeprazole
, Lanzoprazole, Cimetidine
Hope this help to you!