100mg film-coated tablets. VITAFEN represents a new class of oral Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory drug, which is a New Chemical Entity in Ireland.
Aceclofenac has a unique pharmacology in that it is inert until the molecule is converted into diclofenac within the white blood cells at the site of inflammation. This ensures that there is a very low systemic load of diclofenac, which in turn, reduces the adverse effects on the gastrointestinal system, which are a common concern with NSAID treatment.