Classification: Pharmacy Medicine
Use: Voltaren Emulgel is a Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Analgesic gel for rubbing into the skin. It is useful for the relief of pain and swelling to tendons, ligaments, muscles, and joints due to trauma, soft tissue rheumatism and localised rheumatic diseases.
Active Ingredient: Diclofenac Sodium 1% w/w (As Diclofenac diethylamine).
Also contains Propylene glycol and Isopranol (Which causes a cooling effect through evaporation.)
Dose: Gently rub a small amount of gel (the size of a 5cent or 10cent piece) into the painful or Swollen area 2 to 3 times daily.
Warnings & Precautions: Voltaren Emulgel is usually well tolerated but may cause itching, reddening or smarting of the skin in some individuals. Always apply to a small area first.