Medicinal Products

DICLOFENAC URGO 1%

Generic drug from Voltarene Emulgel
Therapeutic class: Rheumatology
Active ingredients: Diclofenac
laboratory: Urgo

Gel
Pressurized bottle of 100 ml
All forms

Indication

This medicine is indicated as short-term local treatment in adults and children over 15 years of age, in case of mild trauma, sprains (strains), bruises.

Dosage DICLOFENAC URGO 1% Gel Pressurized bottle of 100 ml

Dosage

1 application, 3 times a day.

Duration of the treatment

The duration of treatment is limited to 4 days.

Administration mode

Local Road - Reserved for adults and children over 15 years old.

EXTERNAL USE.

To penetrate the gel by a gentle and prolonged massage on the painful or inflammatory area.

Wash your hands thoroughly after each use.

Against indications

This medicine is contraindicated in the following cases:

· Allergy to diclofenac, other closely related substances such as other NSAIDs, aspirin, or any of the excipients contained in this medication,

· From the beginning of the 6th month of pregnancy (see section on Pregnancy and lactation ),

· Damaged skin, whatever the lesion: oozing dermatitis, eczema, infected lesion, burn or wound.

Side effects Diclofenac Urgo

Frequent cases

Skin reactions: rashes, eczema; erythema, dermatitis (including contact dermatitis).

Rare cases

Skin reactions: Bullous dermatosis. Associated pruritus is sometimes observed.

Very rare cases and isolated cases

Skin reactions: Pustular rash, urticaria, purpura, local ulcerations.

Hypersensitivity reactions; angioneurotic edema (Quincke's edema).

Respiratory problems: The onset of asthma attack may be related in some subjects to an allergy to aspirin or to an NSAID. In this case, this medicine is contraindicated.

Other skin reactions: isolated cases of photosensitivity.

Other systemic effects of NSAIDs: they are a function of the transdermal passage of the active ingredient and therefore the amount of gel applied, the surface treated, the degree of cutaneous integrity, the duration of the treatment and the use or not of an occlusive dressing (digestive, renal effects).

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