Voltaren

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Description

Voltaren is used for the treatment therapy of pain syndromes in spinal cord, algodysmenorrhea, inflammatory, degenerative diseases of the musculoskeletal system, inflammations of small pelvis, post-traumatic pain syndrome (including postoperative), infectious-inflammatory diseases of ENT-organs. The feedbacks about Voltaren, left by the patients who have already used this drug, facilitate an objective assessment of the quality of presented drug. This, they confirm its effective impact on the treatment of the disease.

Principle of acton

The substances, contained in the drug, have an anti-inflammatory, antipyretic and analgesic effect. It slows down the biosynthesis of prostaglandins (contributing to the genesis of inflammation, fever and pain).

Way of use and dosage

The process of selection
The dosage of the drug is prescribed individually. It is recommended to use the minimum effective dosages with the shortest possible duration of treatment. Take the pills whole, preferably during the meal. Initial dosage is 100-150 mg a day. If the treatment is assessed as relatively mild, you can reduce the dosage to 75-100 mg. Daily dosage must be divided into several intakes. If you have primary dysmenorrhea, the dosage must be selected individually (usually 50-150 mg). Initial dosage in this case will be 50-100 mg. Start using the drug as soon as you note the first symptoms. The children from the age of one year can take 0.5-2 mg/kg. This is the daily dosage, that must be taken in 2-3 intakes. The maximum dosage is 150 mg.

Side effects

  • Abdominal pain
  • Skin rash
  • Vertigo
  • Dizziness
  • Hypersensitivity
  • Increased heart rate
  • Sickness
  • Drowsiness
  • Urticaria

Contraindications

  • Lactation period
  • Acute stomach ulcer
  • Hypersensitivity to the drug components
  • III trimester of pregnancy
  • Severe heart failure
  • Severe liver and kidney failure
  • Inflammatory intestinal diseases
  • Confirmed hyperkalemia
  • Bronchial asthma attacks
  • Aortic bypass

Special indications

To reduce the toxic effect on G.I,, you should take the drug in the smallest effective dosages. The drug can temporarily suppress the aggregation of platelets, which requires constant control of laboratory indicators.
Before using Voltaren, you should carry out a survey of patients, if they have sings of digestive tract disease. In some cases, the drug caused bleedings and stomach ulcer.