NONSTEROIDAL ANTI-INFLAMMATORY DRUG (NSAIDS)
Cambia is a prescription medication that was approved by the Food and Drug migraine attacks in those 18 and older. Cambia may be referred to by its drug name, Diclofenac. Diclofenac is also sold under the brand names Voltaren and Cataflam.
Cambia is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). NSAIDs help reduce fever, pain, and inflammation. Cambia is believed to work by inhibiting the production of chemicals that promote inflammation and blood clot formation in the body.
How do I take it?
Cambia is taken during migraine attacks.
Cambia comes in the form of a powder sealed in individual dosage packets.
The FDA-approved label for Cambia lists common side effects including constipation, nausea, gas, diarrhea, headache, and tinnitus.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Cambia include stroke, heart attack, fluid retention, edema (swelling), liver damage, and gastrointestinal bleeding.