Voltarol 12 Hour Gel is a pain relief gel that helps to soothe painful muscles and joints. Ideal for those looking for a long-lasting way to relieve muscle and joint pain. Apply just twice a day for effective, lasting pain relief.
Voltarol 12 Hour Gel can be used to ease lots of different aches and pains for up to 12 hours with each application. Some of the most common ailments that people use this gel for include:
Voltarol 12 Hour Gel contains the active ingredient diclofenac, which is part of a group of medications known as Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs, or NSAIDs. This means that diclofenac relieves pain and can also help to reduce inflammation and swelling in painful joints and muscles.
Squeeze a small amount of Voltarol 12 Hour Gel onto the affected area, using an amount of gel that is the same size of a 1 penny or 2 penny piece. Rub the gel into the skin until gel is absorbed, and then wash your hands. Apply 2 times a day, preferably once in the morning and once in the evening.
You do not need a prescription for Voltarol 12 Hour Gel, however you will be asked to complete a short medical questionnaire by your Chemist-4-U pharmacist before we can take your order. This includes some simple questions that all pharmacies legally are required to ask before supplying this kind of product. This helps our pharmacy team to be sure that this product is the best choice for you.
Voltarol 12 Hour Gel is not suitable for use by children under the age of 14. Do not use this product if you are allergic to diclofenac, other medicines used to treat pain, fever, or inflammation (e.g. ibuprofen, aspirin), or any of the other listed ingredients in this gel. For external use only, avoid contact with eyes, mouth, or mucous membranes. Do not apply to skin that has a rash, eczema, cuts, or open wounds. Do not use Voltarol 12 Hour Gel if you:
For more information about when you should and should not use this gel, please read the patient information leaflet.
Like all medicines, Voltarol 12 Hour Gel can have side effects, although not everyone will experience them. These side effects include:
If you experience these or any other side effects while using Voltarol 12 Hour Gel, stop use and speak to your doctor or Chemist 4 U pharmacist right away.
This product is a medicine; make sure to speak to your doctor or Chemist-4-U pharmacist before taking this product if you have an underlying medical problem or are taking any other medicine or complementary therapy. If your symptoms get worse or continue after taking this product, contact us or your doctor. For medical services in your area, please refer to https://www.nhs.uk
If you are pregnant, trying to become pregnant, or breastfeeding, speak to your doctor or our pharmacist before taking this product. If you suffer from any allergies, ask your doctor or our pharmacist if this medicine is right for you.
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Please read the included leaflet carefully before using this product.
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