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Voltaren Gel - Does it Work?

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... read more

How can I purchase Voltaren Gel (diclofenac sodium topical gel) 1%?

I use it to rub when ever I have pains in my joints. I am 64 yrs old.

How does Voltaren Patch compare to Voltaren Gel in relieving lower back pain?

I was prescribed the patch yesterday, now I see there is a gel on the market. No one mentions the price of the gel, the patch is VERY expensive, but after 1 day of using, it seems to relieve severe pain I'm having. If gel is cheaper would it work as well as the patch & be less expensive. I... read more

Voltaren Topical - I am working at a job tthat does random drug tests and my wife was prescibed?

... 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?

Does everyone know that Voltaren Gel is not suggested for rib pain?

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... read more

Can I use Voltaren Gel on my neck?

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... read more

What size tube can I get Voltenen Gel 1%?

I have a Voltaren Gel, diclofenac Sodium topical gel 1% for topical use. Can I get a bigger amount or tube than Net Weight 100g or a higher percentage topical gel. I cannot get an approval for Pennsaid.

Voltaren Gel - how much does the strongest voltaren rx gel cost?

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.

What is the difference between Flector patch and Voltaren gel? My wife needs diclofenac because she?

... had knee surgery but my insurance will not pay for flector patch only voltaren gel?

Is the voltaren gel good for shingles?

Voltaren Gel - can voltaen gel cause excessive sweating?

I used to take Voltaren in pill form but my endoscopy showed a lot of irritation. I was recently given the gel and it work with the pain I experience from RA but now I seem to be sweating profusely and am trying to narrow my meds down to see if this could be the cause,

Can you use voltaren gel on shoulders and neck area?

My husband just had shingles on face and neck. Now having pain and headaches in area that the shing?

les blisters were located. We went to ENT nurse practioner and she thought is was TMJ. she has recommended Voltaren gel. The more I read about the pain of shingles the more I believe this is what is causing the pain.Would the Voltaren gel help or would it aggravate shingles pain?

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