For muscle pain relief

Voltarol Emulgel
P 1% w/w Gel

Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w/w Gel contains the active ingredient diclofenac which is from the group of medicines called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w/w Gel is used to relieve pain and reduce swelling in a number of painful conditions affecting the joints and muscles, e.g. sprains, strains and bruises. It is also used to relieve the pain of muscular rheumatism.


Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w/w Gel is available in 30g and 50g tubes.


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Questions & Answers

  • What is Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w\w Gel?

    Voltarol Emulgel is a medicated treatment containing a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medicine. The active ingredient (diclofenac) penetrates the skin to provide relief of pain and inflammation. It works differently from heat or cooling rubs, which contain ingredients that stimulate nerves in the skin, to provide a sensation of heating or cooling.

    Voltarol Emulgel is non-greasy, with no strong odour

  • What does Emulgel mean?

    Emulgel is a technology designed for the Voltarol gel formulation. It helps the gel to penetrate deeply into the skin. In addition, the Emulgel technology uses a unique combination of a gel and cream to provide both a cooling and soothing effect when applied to the skin.

  • How do I apply Voltarol gel?

    Gently rub or massage in a small amount of gel into the skin around painful or swollen area. An amount ranging in size from cherry to a walnut will usually be sufficient. However, the amount of gel needed will vary depending upon the size of the painful or swollen area. Check the label or leaflet of the product you are using for correct dosage information.

  • When should I NOT use Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w\w Gel?

    If you have any health conditions or you are taking any medications, including those that do not require a prescription, always ask your pharmacist or doctor if Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w/w Gel is suitable for you. In addition, before you start using Voltarol Emulgel P 1% w/w Gel carefully read the product information leaflet included in the pack for instructions on how to use.

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How does Voltarol work?

Helps relieve pain, reduce inflammation and restore movement.

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