Voltaren Emulgel

Voltaren Emulgel Dosage/Direction for Use

diclofenac

Manufacturer:

GSK Consumer Healthcare

Distributor:

Zuellig
Full Prescribing Info
Dosage/Direction for Use
Apply locally to the skin 3 or 4 times daily and rubbed in gently. The amount needed depends on the size of the painful site. For example, 2-4 g (a quantity ranging from the size of a cherry to the size of a walnut) is sufficient to treat an area of about 400-800 cm2.
The duration of treatment depends on the indication and the response obtained. It is recommended that treatment be reviewed after 2 weeks.
Children: Dosage recommendations and indications for the use of Voltaren Emulgel in children have not been established.
Elderly (≥65 years): There is no evidence to suggest that elderly patients require different dosages or experience side effects different from those in younger patients.
Renal Impairment: There is no evidence to suggest that renally impaired patients require a different dosage.
Hepatic Impairment: There is no evidence to suggest that hepatically impaired patients require a different dosage.
Administration: Voltaren Emulgel should be rubbed in gently into the skin. After application, the hands should be washed, unless they are the site being treated.
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