Generic Voltaren (Diclofenac) 50mg is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug. It is prescribed to reduce pain caused by arthritis or acute injury and inflammation. It can decrease menstrual pain, dysmenorrhea. Voltaren may also be used for purposes other than those listed in this medication guide. Voltaren works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body.
It is recommended to take the medicine as it was prescribed by your doctor. Take it with a glass of water. Swallow pill the whole. Do not exceed your recommended dose.
Before starting your treatment with Voltaren inform your doctor if you have allergy to it, Parkinson's disease, kidney or liver disease, high blood pressure; if you are pregnant or breastfeed. Do not drink alcoholic beverages and smoke. Middle aged people can be sensitive to the medicine.
Patients with hypersensitivity to Diclofenac and with sodium-sensitive hypertension shouldn't use the medicine.
Side effects can be the following:
Serious side effects are unlikely to occur. If necessary seek emergency medical help at once.
Before starting your treatment tell your doctor about all medicines you may use. Voltaren can interact with the following medicines: NSAIDs of the salicylate group and anticoagulants.
Take the missed dose as soon as possible. If it is almost time of the next intake just skip it and go back to your schedule.
If you think you have overdosed the medicine seek emergency medical help at once. The overdose symptoms are:
Store Generic Voltaren (Diclofenac) 50mg at room temperature between 68-77 degrees F (20-25 degrees C) away from light and moisture. Do not store the drugs in the bathroom. Keep all drugs away from reach of children and pets.