Voltarol Emulgel P penetrates the skin to bring direct relief to the affected area. Its soothing, cooling formula is non-greasy and non-staining.
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 days, 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 12 years of age.
If symptoms persist for longer than 7 days, consult your doctor. Do not use more than 100 g of Voltarol Emulgel P in one week.
Before use, read the enclosed leaflet carefully. Do not use if you are allergic to, or 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. Pierce tube seal with spiked top of cap. Do not use if seal is broken.
Active Ingredient: Diclofenac Diethylammonium 1.16% w/w
Also contains: Diethylamine, Carbomer, Macrogol Cetostearyl Ether, Cocoyl Caprylocaprate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Liquid Paraffin, Perfume, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water