Diclofenac (Flector)


Indications for Prior Authorization:

  • Treatment of acute pain due to minor strains, sprains and contusions

Patients must meet the following criteria for the indication(s) above:

  • Diagnosis of minor strain/sprain/contusion, AND
  • 18 years or older, AND
  • Patient has tried and failed 2 preferred oral prescription NSAIDs, AND
  • Patient has tried and failed diclofenal 1% gel


  • Apply 1 patch twice daily to most painful area


  • 1 month

Last review date: June 5, 2017

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