What is Voltaren best used for?

What is Voltaren best used for?

This medication is used to relieve joint pain from arthritis. Diclofenac belongs to a class of drugs known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). If you are treating a chronic condition such as arthritis, ask your doctor about non-drug treatments and/or using other medications to treat your pain.

What is Voltaren 50mg tablets used for?

Voltaren Rapid belongs to a group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). It relieves pain and reduces inflammation (swelling and redness).

What is Voltaren SR 100mg used for?

This medication is a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). Typically, it is used to relieve inflammation and pain. It may also be used for the relief of osteoarthritis, as well as for other uses.

What kind of pain is Voltaren good for?

Voltaren Emulgel is used to treat pain and inflammation of muscles, joints, tendons and ligaments, due to sprains and strains, sports injuries (eg. tennis elbow) and soft tissue rheumatism (eg. bursitis; tendinitis).

What is the difference between Voltaren and Voltaren Sr?

Voveran SR is comparable to Voltaren Retard and has the distinct advantage of a slow release formulation in that its Cmax is much lower and levels are maintained over 12 hours and detectable upto 24 hours.

Can Voltaren damage your kidneys?

There are also topical products for arthritis that affects only one or two joints. A gel form of the prescription NSAID diclofenac (Voltaren Gel) is one option. Only a very small amount of the drug gets into the bloodstream, so it may be safe for your kidneys.

How quickly does Voltaren work?

How long does Voltaren take to work? Voltaren contains an effective nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicine which is clinically proven to relieve arthritis joint pain. With 4-times-a-day use, you may start to feel relief within a few days. You should feel significant pain relief within 7 days of continuous use.

What are the side effects of Voltaren?

Upset stomach, nausea, heartburn, diarrhea, constipation, gas, headache, drowsiness, and dizziness may occur. If any of these effects persist or worsen, tell your doctor or pharmacist promptly.

How long does it take for Voltaren to work?