Voltarol Emulgel relieves pain and inflammation in osteoarthritis of joints. For rheumatic, joint and muscular sprains, strains and bruises.
This is a Pharmacy Medicine item. We will ask you to complete a questionnaire to ensure this is appropriate for you which our pharmacist will check.
Warnings or Restrictions
Do not use if:
•You are under 14 years of age
•If you are using any other voltarol products, or taking oral diclofenac or other NSAID tablets.
•You are allergic to, or ever had an asthma attack, wheezing, urticaria (hives) or a runny nose after taking aspirin or other NSAID/anti-inflammatory medicine
•Do not apply to cuts, wounds, sunburned skin or other areas where the skin is abnormal, or near the eyes or nasal area. Do not cover with a bandage or plaster.
•Please consult your pharmacist or doctor before using this medicine if you are currently pregnant, likely to get pregnant or breastfeeding.
•Please consult your pharmacist or doctor if you are currently taking any other medicines as this may cause an interaction.
•If you think you may be allergic to any of the ingredients contained in this medicine, please seek medical advice before taking.
•If you have any questions after you have bought this medication, please speak to your pharmacist.
Active ingredients: diclofenac diethylammonium
Other ingredients: Diethylamine, carbomers, macrogol cetostearyl ether, cocoyl caprylocaprate, isopropyl alcohol, liquid paraffin, perfume creme 45 (containing benzyl benzoate), propylene glycol, purified water
Size (50) Unit (G) Height (5) Width (15.2) Depth (3.3)
Product code: 69736
Adults: Use an amount the size of a one penny or two penny piece and rub gently into the skin over the affected area. Apply 3-4 times daily. Do not use Voltarol Emulgel for more than 14 days, unless longer treatment is recommended by a doctor. The gel can be applied to a maximum of two joints. If you need to apply the gel to more than 2 joints, consult your doctor.
Wash your hands after use. Do not use on children under 14 years of age. If symptoms persist for longer than 7 days, consult your doctor. Do not use more than 100g of Voltarol Emulgel in one week.