Voltaren (Diclofenac) Emulgel – 20g
Voltaren Emulgel is a topical anti-inflammatory gel that effectively relieves back, neck and shoulder pain and reduces swelling. Voltaren Emulgel is available in a 20g 50g and 100g tubes and is a white pleasant-smelling, non-greasy gel.
The active ingredient in Voltaren Emulgel is the non-steroidal anti-inflammatory diclofenac sodium 1% w/w (as diclofenac diethylamine). Voltaren Emulgel works well on inflamed tendons, ligaments, muscles and joints suffering trauma, soft tissue rheumatism and localized rheumatic conditions.
1 g Voltaren Emulgel contains 11.6 mg of the active ingredient, diclofenac diethylammonium.
Adults and children over 12 years: rub the gel gently into the affected area. Apply three or four times each day. The amount you will need will depend on the size of the affected area. Usually an amount ranging in size from a cherry to a walnut will be enough. Use for up to two weeks, if needed.
You should not use Voltaren Emulgel if:
you are allergic to diclofenac, propylene glycol, isopropyl alcohol or any of the other ingredients
you are pregnant or breastfeeding
you have ever had an asthma attack or allergic reaction after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs such as diclofenac or ibuprofen
If you have any other health conditions or you are taking any other medications, including those that do not require a prescription, always ask your pharmacist or doctor if Voltaren Emulgel is suitable for you. In addition, before you start using Voltaren Emulgel, carefully read the product information leaflet included in the pack for instructions on how to use.