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Voltaren Gel

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Voltaren Gel
Dosage: 1.16%
Quantity: 100g
Price: $32.10
Voltaren Gel
Dosage: 1.16%
Quantity: 200g
Price: $53.60


Voltaren gel is a topical ointment used to relieve muscle and joint pain associated with osteoarthritis.

Diclofenac diethylamine is a topical non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication that is absorbed into the skin to provide relief from musculoskeletal pain. When applied to affected areas, Voltaren gel helps ease pain and symptoms related to osteoarthritis and other chronic conditions by reducing inflammation.

Uses and Dosage

Use Voltaren gel only as instructed and for no longer than directed. Always follow your doctor’s instructions and read medical packaging labels carefully.

  • Apply gel to clean, dry skin
  • Avoid applying to cuts, open wounds, infections, or rashes
  • Do not apply over other products
  • Do not use external heat to apply
  • Do not place a bandage over the area after application
  • Apply to affected area 4 times daily to ease arthritis pain
  • Do not use more than 16g a day on a joint of your lower extremities
  • Do not use more than 8g daily on a joint of your upper extremities
  • Avoid wearing clothing or drugs for at least 10 minutes after
  • Wash hands thoroughly after application
  • Avoid taking a shower or bath for at least 1 hour after application
  • Use for up to 21 days or as directed by a doctor
  • Store at room temperature and keep the gel from freezing

Side Effects

Voltaren gel may cause some side effects while it helps ease pain and inflammation. Talk with your doctor for more information about any symptoms you may encounter when using this diclofenac gel.

Common Voltaren gel side effects:

  • Itching, increased sweating
  • Skin redness, dryness, scaling, or peeling
  • Heartburn, gas, stomach pain, nausea, vomiting
  • Diarrhea, constipation
  • Headache, dizziness, drowsiness
  • Stuffy nose
  • Increased blood pressure

Serious Side Effects

Some more serious side effects may develop when using this pain-relieving gel. Stop using Voltaren gel and contact your doctor if you notice any of the following symptoms:

  • Skin rash
  • Swelling, rapid weight gain
  • Severe headache, blurred vision, pounding in neck or ears
  • Little or no urination
  • Liver problems (nausea, diarrhea, stomach pain, tiredness, itching, dark urine, clay-coloured stools, jaundice)
  • Low red blood cells (pale skin, unusual tiredness, feeling light-headed, shortness of breath, cold hands or feet)
  • Signs of stomach bleeding (bloody stools, coughing blood, vomit that looks like coffee grounds)

Allergic Reactions

Do not use Voltaren gel if you are allergic or have a known hypersensitivity to diclofenac, aspirin, or other NSAIDs. If you notice signs of an allergic reaction, stop using this medication and call your doctor.

Voltaren gel allergy symptoms may include:

  • Hives
  • Asthma
  • Skin rash
  • Blisters
  • Swelling of face
  • Shock


Avoid contact with eyes; if you get Voltaren gel in your eyes rinse them immediately.

Do not apply Voltaren gel to open wounds, infections, or rashes to avoid adverse skin reactions.

Do not use Voltaren gel on skin already treated with other products such as sunscreen, cosmetics, lotion, moisturizers, insect repellant, or other topical medications to avoid interactions.

Consult with your doctor before using an oral NSAID with Voltaren gel, this may cause an increase in adverse effects.

To ensure the safety of using this topical medication, tell your doctor if you have ever had any of the following:

  • History of asthma
  • Urticaria
  • History of stomach problems such as heartburn
  • High blood pressure, heart disease, stroke
  • Liver or kidney disease
  • If you take a diuretic
  • Adverse reactions after taking aspirin or other NSAIDs

Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications such as Voltaren may increase your risk of heart attack, heart failure, and stroke which can prove fatal. This risk is heightened if the gel is applied in larger amounts for longer than directed.

To avoid adverse effects, do not use Voltaren gel in the following circumstances:

  • For strains, sprains, or bruises
  • Right before or after heart surgery
  • On more than 2 body areas at once
  • In the eyes, nose, or mouth

This drug is not known to work for those under the age of 18 and its safety in children is unclear.

Consult with your doctor before using Voltaren gel while pregnant or breastfeeding to avoid complications and adverse effects in both mother and child.

Keep Voltaren out of reach of children. Seek medical attention or call poison control if a child swallows any of this gel.

Form and Strength

This pain reliever is available in gel form with 1.16% diclofenac diethylamine available in quantities of 100 or 200g.


How long does Voltaren gel take to start working?

Voltaren gel is not designed to provide immediate pain relief and may take up to 7 days to reach its full effect. The gel must absorb into your skin and work to reduce inflammation. Continue applying the gel each day; talk with your doctor if pain does not improve after 7 days.

Can I use Voltaren gel for muscle pain or strains?

Voltaren gel is designed to provide pain relief for arthritis and therefore has not been shown to work on muscles. If you suffer from joint pain related to musculoskeletal conditions such as arthritis, voltaren can help ease pain by reducing inflammation around your joints.



Additional information

Brand Name:

Voltaren Gel

Scientific Name:

Diclofenac Diethylamine

Other Names:

Voltarol Emulgel



Quantities Available:

100g, 200g