Called Novartis since it was prescribed for me and no where on the instructions did it tell me how much should be used for rib pain. Was told by Novartis not to use it. Am concerned that this is not known by obviously my Dtr and possibly patients who might be on it. The safety of it concerns me greatly
27 Jun 2012
Voltaren Gel is also not suggested for back pain either, but sometimes for me, it is a lifesaver!! My doctor prescribed it for my back. just thought that you would want to know, they just haven't had it approved by the FDA for certain parts of the body. It shouldn't be any different no matter where you put it, as your skin is going to absorb it regardless of where you put it. Good luck!
Search for questions
Still looking for answers? Try searching for what you seek or ask your own question.
My left foot is arthrithtic. Voltaren Gel is excellent, no pain after three days of usage.
1 answer • 17 Jul 2010
i use it to rub when ever i have pains in my joints i am 64 yrs old
2 answers • 11 Dec 2012
... voltaren gel for joint pain and i have been using it my question is can i fail a urine test for drugs using this gel?
3 answers • 7 Jan 2014
1 answer • 27 Aug 2014