Voltaren Side Effects, Before Taking, How to Use & What to Avoid

Diclofenac Sodium (Voltaren) is used for relieving the side effects of chronic arthritis, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis, and ankylosing spondylitis; symptoms such as muscle pain, joint pain or stiffness, inflammation or swelling. Diclofenac Sodium belongs to the family of NSAIDs (Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) and specializes in the treatment of pain by preventing certain enzymes in the body from catalyzing pain-inducing chemicals. It is sold under the brand name Voltaren and is available both as an over-the-counter and prescribed medicinal drug. The medicine is present in the form of a 100/150mg gel or ointment and extended and delayed-release tablets.


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