Generic Voltaren is used to treat pain or inflammation caused by arthritis or ankylosing spondylitis. Generic Voltaren is in a group of drugs called nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs). Generic Voltaren works by reducing hormones that cause inflammation and pain in the body. Voltaren is also known as Diclofenac, Voveran, Voltarol, Voltarol SR, Voltarol Retard, Voltarol Rapid, Diclomax SR, Diclomax Retard, Motifene, Defenac, Diclofex, Diclozip, Dyloject, Fenactol, Flamrase, Flamatak, Econac, Rhumalgan SR, Rhumalgan XL, Volsaid SR. Generic name of Generic Voltaren is Diclofenac. Brand names of Generic Voltaren are Cataflam, Voltaren, Voltaren-XR.
Take Generic Voltaren orally.
Do not crush or chew the pill. Swallow it whole.
Take Generic Voltaren with great amount of water.
Take Generic Voltaren with or without food.
If you want to achieve most effective results do not stop taking Generic Voltaren suddenly.
Voltaren Missing Dose
Do not take double dose. If you miss a dose you should take it as soon as you remember about your missing. If it is the time for the next dose you should continue your regular dosing schedule.
If you overdose Generic Voltaren and you don't feel good you should visit your doctor or health care provider immediately. Symptoms of Generic Voltaren overdosage: nausea, vomiting, stomach pain, black or bloody stool, shallow breathing, fainting, coma.
Store at room temperature below 30 degrees C (86 degrees F) away from moisture and heat. Keep container tightly closed. Throw away any unused medicine after the expiration date. Keep out of the reach of children.
Voltaren More Info
Active Ingredient: Diclofenac.
Other Ingredients: Ammonia, Carbomer Homopolymer Type C (ALLYL Pentaerythritol Crosslinked), Isopropyl Alcohol, Mineral Oil, Polyoxyl 20 Cetostearyl, Ether Propylene Glycol, Water,
Do not take Generic Voltaren if you are allergic to Generic Voltaren components or to aspirin or other NSAIDs.
Do not take Generic Voltaren if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant. Do not breast-feed while taking Generic Voltaren.
Do not take Generic Voltaren if you just before or after having heart bypass surgery (also called coronary artery bypass graft, or CABG).
Be careful with Generic Voltaren if you use any other over-the-counter cold, allergy, or pain medicataion.
Be careful with Generic Voltaren if you had a history of heart attack, stroke or blood clot, heart disease, congestive heart failure, high blood pressure, liver or kidney diseases, asthma, polyps in the nose.
Be careful with Generic Voltaren if you smoke.
Be careful with Generic Voltaren if you take antidepressants, blood thinner (Coumadin); cyclosporine, lithium, methotrexate, you take diuretics, you take steroids.
Avoid exposure to sunlight or artificial UV rays (sunlamps or tanning beds).
It can be dangerous to stop Generic Voltaren taking suddenly.