Voltaren Emulgel (Generic)
Generic Voltaren Emulgel (Diclofenac sodium) is a dual action cream that targets pain and stops' swelling anywhere your body needs it. Get immediate relief from your aching muscle and body inflammation with Generic Voltaren Emulgel.
Generic Voltaren Emulgel targets pain and stops inflammation to treat back pains, muscle pains and swelling anywhere your body needs it, including the joints, back, hands and wrists. This medication can also be used to treat a variety of sports injuries, including: strains, sprains, and bruising.
*Voltaren Emulgel® is a registered trademark of Novartis
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Generic Voltaren Emulgel (Diclofenac sodium) is a topical cream that administers relief of pain and inflammation in the muscles and body. Generic Voltaren Emulgel contains the active ingredients diclofenac, and is classified as a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory analgesic treatment. Generic Voltaren Emulgel is often used to treat aches, pains and discomfort in the back, neck, shoulder and muscles. Generic Voltaren Emulgel can also be used to treat swelling in the muscles, tendons, joints and ligaments caused by strains, bruises, sprains, localized rheumatic conditions, soft tissue rheumatism, or common sports injuries. Generic Voltaren Emulgel is for external use only. Do not ingest this medication.
Rub Generic Voltaren Emulgel onto the affected area of the skin. Repeat application throughout the day if necessary. Do not exceed 2 - 3 applications daily, unless advised otherwise by a doctor.
Always read the ingredients before taking this or any other medication to ensure that there are no elements that may elicit an allergic reaction. Seek immediate medical attention if you experience any of the following side-effects associated with an allergic reaction: hives, shortness of breath, swelling of the lips, tongue, throat or face.
Generic Voltaren Emulgel is made for external use only. Do not apply Generic Voltaren Emulgel onto open wounds or any skin abrasions. Do not cover affected areas with a band aid or tight fitting clothing after applying this cream. Avoid contact with eyes and mouth.
If you have chronic asthma, contact your doctor before taking this medication.
Contact your doctor if symptoms worsen or do not improve within 2 weeks.
Consult your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or plan on becoming pregnant before using Generic Voltaren Emulgel.
Always read the ingredients before taking this or any other medication to ensure that there are no elements that may elicit an allergic reaction.
Contact your doctor if you are taking any of the following medications before adding Generic Voltaren Emulgel to your treatment plan:
diclofenac, acetylsalicylic acid, oral NSAIDs, or any non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents.
Always inform your doctor of any medications you are taking (including vitamins, herbal supplements, and over the counter medications) before embarking on a new treatment. Additional medications not listen here may interact negatively with your medication.
Keep Generic Voltaren Emulgel in a cool, dry place away from heat and moisture. Dispose of any unused medication past the point of expiry. Keep out of reach of children and pets.