Voltarol - Osteoarthritis Pain Relief Gel 1.16% 100g
Voltarol - Osteoarthritis Pain Relief Gel 1.16%
Voltarol Emulgel P penetrates the skin to bring direct relief to the affected area. Its soothing cooling formula is non greasy and non staining.
This Medicine is sold by BOOTS UK LIMITED at the professional discretion of a Boots pharmacist.
Unfortunately, next day home delivery is unavailable for this product.
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We need to ensure that this medicine is suitable for the person it is intended for. Therefore a Boots pharmacist may be required to contact you by phone to find out some additional information. If they are unable to speak to you when required your order may be delayed or the pharmacy medicine part of your order cancelled.
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Adults and children over 14 years of age.
You must be at least 16 years old to purchase this product.
How to use
Please read the enclosed leaflet carefully before use
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 P for more than 14 day, unless longer treatment is recommended by a doctor.
The gel can be applied to a maximum of two joints (such as your knees and elbows). If you need to apply the gel to more than 2 joints, consult your doctor.
Wash hands after use (unless they are the site being treated).
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 P in one week.
Hazards and Cautions
Do not use if you are allergic to, or have ever had an asthma attack, wheezing, urticaria (hives), or a runny nose after taking aspirin, or other NSAID pain/anti-inflammatory medicine, or if you are sensitive to diclofenac or any other ingredient of the gel.
Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
Do not use if you are taking diclofenac or other NSAID tablets.
Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using if you suffer from asthma, have ever had a stomach or duodenal ulcer, or are taking any prescribed medicines.
Do not apply to cuts, wounds, sunburned skin or other area where the skin is abnormal, or near the eyes or nasal area.
Do not cover with a bandage or plaster.
When using for the first time, reverse the cap, engage with the nozzle, tiwst and remove the seal from the tube. Do not use if seal is broken.
Keep all medicines out of reach and sight of children.
Protect from heat (store below 30°C).
This is a medicine; Consult your doctor or pharmacist if you have an underlying medical condition, are taking any other medication or complementary therapy, or if symptoms persist.
Seek advice if you suffer from allergies.
Keep all medicines out of the reach of children.
Active Ingredient: Diclofenac Diethylammoniu 1.16% w/w.
Also contains: Diethylamine, Carbomer, Macrogol Cetostearyl Ether, Cocoyl Caprylocaprate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Liquid Paraffin, Perfume (contains Benzyl Benzoate), Propylene Glycol, Purified Water