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Posted 11 Dec 2012 by • 3 answers
i use it to rub when ever i have pains in my joints i am 64 yrs old
Posted 4 Oct 2009 • 13 answers
I recently heard about Voltaren Gel for treatment of Osteoarthritis. I'm wondering if anyone has used it and does it work in relieving the pain? I did some research online, but I don't know of anyone that has used this topical form of Voltaren. I have severe osteo and rheumatoid arthritis ...
Posted 21 Dec 2012 by • 2 answers
I have been using this gel for over a year on my joints due to twenty years of Rheumatoid and Osteoarthritis. Now we add Fibromyalgia to the mix, and anything I can do to relieve pain without getting that "drugged" feeling, I will do. The chronic fatigue is overwhelming. I stopped one of ...
Posted 18 Feb 2012 by • 20 answers
I have been using Voltaren gel for hip bursitis with great results. Now my pharmacist tells me that he can no longer get it from his supplier. I don't understand this. When a product really helps so many people, why is the supply so limited?
Posted 3 Jun 2017 by • 1 answer
I have a pain in my lower back and want to use Voltaren gel on it but I didn't know if I should follow it up with an ice pack or follow up with a heating pad and which one is better or does it affect the treated area at all? How soon after putting the Voltaren on can I use the heating pad or ...
Posted 31 Aug 2015 by • 2 answers
I have heard it is used a lot especially in Europe for muscle pains and arthritis pains as well. What is the cost for a doctor prescribed stronger voltaren gel.
Posted 17 Mar 2017 by • 2 answers
A friend had a compound fracture of his tibia and fibula one year ago. The fracture has healed, but he still has inflammation and superficial and deep bone pain. How deep is Voltaren gel absorbed
Posted 24 Mar 2017 by • 1 answer
Dr just put me on the 1% gel 4x a day. I'm on day 2 now. Pain in toe joints is better, but swelling is still persistent. Anyone see noticeable relief of tissue swelling from using the gel? If so, how long did it take? Thanks!
Posted 18 Jan 2017 by • 0 answers
The directions say "Do not use heating pads or apply bandages to where you have applied . . . gel" Ever? Within an hour? The gel won't help keep my knee from giving out - I have neoprene knee sleeves I've been using all day. Also, what about soaking in a hot tub? Never? ...
Posted 2 Dec 2016 by • 0 answers
I use it on my knees for arthritis. It is amazing. I had a visit with my physician yesterday. My blood pressure was 150/100. Normal for me in 120/80. Later in the day I got my blood pressure checked again and it was 150/110. Weird this is that I haven't had to use the gel for the last couple ...
Posted 10 Nov 2016 by • 0 answers
I put Voltaren gel on my groin but I don't feel any burning sensation. Does it mean it is still working?
Posted 10 Oct 2016 by • 2 answers
Posted 16 Aug 2016 by • 3 answers
I had used Voltarten gel some time ago for my elbow, worked great. Recently I went to the spine doctor as I have spinal stenosis in L4 L5 of the spine. Over time, arthritis has built up and I have much inflammation. My spine doctor wrote me a script for Voltaren gel. Under the BCBS Utilization ...
Posted 2 Jun 2016 by • 2 answers
I have been using voltaren gel on an as needed basis. Lately I have been experiencing tingling, numbness in my hands and "dead arm and hands" when I sleep which wakes me up due to the severe pain. Can this be caused by the gel? I am just now starting to connect the dots to my mysterious ...
Posted 28 Jun 2016 by • 1 answer
I tend to bruise easily on my arms. Is this from using the gel on my shoulder and knees?i can just bump my arm on door or counter and it turns very red bruise and looks like a large strawberry bruise.
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