Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief Gel can help alleviate pain in joints, sprains, strains and bruises and helps speed up recovery. It contains a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) called diclofenac which targets pain at its source and has the benefits of moisturising cream and a cooling gel.
Unlike other topical analgesics, Voltarol back and muscle pain relief gel contains an active ingredient called diclofenac, a tried and tested formula for pain relief.
Diclofenac is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). NSAIDs are a group of analgesics that work as pain and inflammation-reducing medicines.
The Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief Gel works by blocking the production of a few of the body's chemicals that cause swelling (inflammation), pain and tenderness in the affected area. This gel also has an 'Emugel' technology that makes sure the gel penetrates deeply into the skin to enhance the delivery of diclofenac to the point of pain.
You can apply the Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief Gel to the affected area up to 4 times a day with at least 4 hours of gap between applications of the gel. You can't apply this gel more than 4 times in one 24 hour period. Your doctor might ask you to use the gel fewer times than the average depending on your unique case.
If pain and swelling does not improve within 7 days make sure to talk to your doctor. Do not use the gel for longer than 7 days unless a doctor has recommended longer treatment. The gel is not recommended for use in children under 14 years of age.
Wash your hands and clean the affected area before using the gel. Then take a small pea-sized amount on your finger and gently rub the gel on the skin around the painful or swollen area.
The gel has a pleasant smell and doesn't stain clothing. Wash your hands thoroughly after you're done applying the gel.
Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief 1.16% Gel is a safe medicine for adults and children over the age of 14. But if you have any of these few conditions, you should make your doctor aware of these factors before using the Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief 1.16% Gel. You can't use this gel if you:
Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief 1.16% Gel should be used with caution by these groups of people:
It is not necessary that all people might experience the mentioned side effects. Medicines can affect people in different ways.
Here are a few of the common side effects of this gel:
Voltarol gel is a topical gel, that is, it is a gel that is applied to the affected area for pain relief. Diclofenac is unlikely to be absorbed into the bloodstream in a sufficient amount to affect any other medication you are consuming orally. However, it's also important to make a list of all the medicines you are taking, whether they are over-the-counter or prescription when your doctor prescribes you this gel.
Here are the medicines you need to avoid when you start using Voltarol gel:
You should store Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief 1.16% Gel in a cool, dark place, away from the direct sunlight.
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Can I use Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief 1.16% Gel if I'm pregnant or breastfeeding?
Pregnant women in their last trimester can't use Voltarol Back and Muscle Pain Relief 1.16% Gel. This gel must only be used under the supervision of a doctor by pregnant women in their first and second trimester. This gel must only be used under the supervision of a doctor by breastfeeding mothers since this medicine can be passed in small amounts in breast milk.
Does Voltarol Back And Muscle Pain Relief Gel help muscle pain?
Yes, Voltarol Back And Muscle Pain Relief Gel can help alleviate muscle and back pain and can also give you relief from symptoms like inflammation that accompany muscle pain.
What happens if you use too much Voltarol Back And Muscle Pain Relief Gel?
Using an excess of Voltarol Back And Muscle Pain Relief Gel can put you at an increased risk for the side effects mentioned above. If you've used Voltaren gel more than 4 times a day as recommended, contact your doctor immediately.
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