?!Does Voltaren increase heart failure - doctor

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الخميس، 23 يونيو 2022

?!Does Voltaren increase heart failure


Voltaren gel is one of NSAIDs gels ( nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), proven to relief arthritis pain
People all around the world uses Voltaren gel to treat  joint pain and help them move easily, but most of them don't know the side effects of this gel
First of all, people should keep in mind that Voltaren gel is made of 11.6% diclofenac dimethylammonium

?How does Voltaren affect our bodies

Diclofenac could increase the risk of heart attacks and strokes, when Voltaren is applied on a large area of the skin the effect of the NSAIDs changes from being a topical effect to be a systemic effect which is associated with the cardiovascular issues
In addition, Voltaren gel is not approved for people under 18 years and it is not allowed to be used by people who have asthma attack or have any allergic reactions of NSAIDs 

Things you need to be aware of before applying Voltaren

 Do not use more amount than what your doctor described, Never
Avoid showering after using it for at least one hour
Avoid walking under the sun for some time 
Be aware of using any other NSAIDs while using Voltaren 
Avoid applying the gel near eyes, mouth, wounds and make sure to wash your hands immediately when you finish applying the gel

?How long can Voltaren be used for

For sure people should follow their doctors directions, but it is not recommended to be used more than 21 days/ 4 times a day