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Voltaren Emulgel 50G 1%

SAR 17.05
In stock
SKU :
1007-NC013

Product Name:

  • Voltaren Emulgel - 50 gm.

 

Scientific Name:

  • DICLOFENAC 1 % GEL.

 

Category Of Voltaren Emulgel:

  • Analgesic, Antipyretic & Anti-inflammatory.

Mechanism Of Action Of Diclofenac:

  • diclofenac belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) which works by:
  • Inhibiting cyclooxygenase (COX)-1 and COX-2, thereby inhibiting prostaglandin synthesis
  • May also inhibit neutrophil aggregation/activation, inhibit chemotaxis, decrease proinflammatory cytokine levels, and alter lymphocyte activity.

 

Therapeutic Indications Of Voltaren Emulgel:

  • muscle and joint injuries (e.g. sprains, strains, bruises, backache, sports injuries)
  • tendonitis: Tendonitis is when a tendon swells (becomes inflamed) after a tendon injury. It can cause joint pain, and stiffness, and affect how a tendon moves. (e.g. tennis elbow).
  • osteoarthritis is a disease characterized by degeneration of cartilage and its underlying bone within a joint as well as bony overgrowth. The joints most commonly affected are the knees, hips, and those in the hands.

 

Method Of Administration Of Voltaren Emulgel:

  • Gently squeeze out a small amount of gel from the tube and apply it to the painful or swollen area, slowly rubbing it into the skin.
  • The amount needed will vary depending on the size of the painful or swollen area.
  • You may notice a slight cooling effect when you rub the gel in.
  • Only use the smallest amount of this medicine needed to relieve your pain.
  • Apply the gel 2 times a day (preferably morning and evening) on the painful area.
  • Do not apply to cuts or open skin.
  • Do not use it for more than 2 weeks without consulting your doctor.
  • Doses may be changed in special conditions so always follow your doctor's or pharmacist's instructions.
  • If you take more than you should, talk to a doctor or go to the hospital straight away.
  • If you forget to take a dose, take it as soon as you remember it unless it is nearly time for your next dose.
  • Do not take a double dose (two doses at the same time) to make up for the forgotten dose.

 

Undesirable Side Effects Of Voltaren Emulgel:

  • Skin rash.
  • Itching.
  • reddening of the skin.
  • swelling.

 

Pregnancy & Breastfeeding Precautions While Taking Voltaren Emulgel:

  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine.
  • Not preferred especially during the first 3 months.

 

Non-Pharmacological Treatments & Advice To Reduce Pain:

  • Massage: A lot of people find relief from gentle massage, and some hospice agencies have volunteers who are trained in massage therapy.
  • Relaxation techniques.
  • Acupuncture.
  • Physical therapy.
  • Gel packs.

 

Warnings & Special Precautions While Taking Voltaren Emulgel:

  • DO NOT use the gel if you:
  1. are in the last 3 months of your pregnancy.
  2. have an allergy (hypersensitivity) to any of the ingredients in the product.
  • This medicine is not recommended for use in children under 14 years of age.
  • Do not apply the gel to skin that has a rash, eczema, cuts, or open wounds.
  • Stop the treatment if a skin rash develops after applying the product.
  • Avoid applying on large areas of skin and over a prolonged time, unless under medical advice.
  • Tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking, especially:
  1. Other NSAIDs.
  2. Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid).
  3. Corticosteroids.
  4. Blood thinners such as Warfarin.

 

Storage Conditions Of Voltaren Emulgel:

  • store below 30°c.
  • Keep this medicine out of the sight and reach of children.
  • Store in the original package to protect from moisture.
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the box/blisters/label. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.
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