What is Voltarol 12 Hour gel used for?
Do you have joint injuries and pain? Voltarol 12 Hour gel is specially formulated for rubbing into the skin. It is used to relieve pain and reduce inflammation and swelling in painful conditions affecting the joints and muscles. Voltarol gel provides all day relief from joint and muscle pain.
What are the common joint injuries?
ligaments being torn or stretched causes a sprain. ligaments are the bands of tissue that hold bones together. Tendons being overstretched or torn causes a strain.
How do I treat joint injuries.
Rest the joint and protect it from further injury. You should also take a pain killer by mouth. Be aware that Voltarol also contains a pain killer.
How do I use Voltarol gel?
Adults and children 14 years and over:
Rub the gel gently into the skin. apply two times a day, morning and evening. Do not use more than 8g a day.
The gel can be used for up to 14 days under pharmacy supervision.
After application, the hands should be washed unless they are the site being treated.
If symptoms do not improve by day 7, or if they worsen within the first 7 days, a consultation with a doctor is recommended.
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