Diclofenac sodium has a good anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antipyretic effect.This action is produced by the braking action of the biosynthesis of prostaglandins, which in turn, provoke inflammation, pain and fever.

Analogs "Voltaren»

There are more than ten substitutes "Voltaren" based on diclofenac.The best known among them "Diclofenac", "Diklak", "Diklogen", "Dikloran" "Diclofenac retard," "Diclofenac-Acre", "Naklofen" and "Ortofen."The difference between these products by the manufacturer, and dosage form.

The most popular analog of "Voltaren" - "Diclofenac".It is produced in the form of tablets, suppositories, injections, eye drops, a gel, a cream and an ointment.Produced in Russia and in foreign countries.German drug "Diklak" is available in tablets, suppositories and gels for external application."Dikloran" made in India "
Naklofen" in Slovenia.Sam "Voltaren" made in Switzerland. «Diclofenac", produced in Russia, is the most affordable analogue "Voltaren".It provides the necessary anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects.Available at most drugstores.

Indications "Voltaren" and substitutes

«Voltaren" effectively removes the pain of rheumatism, arthritis and arthrosis, gout.It relieves swelling sports injuries, bruises and sprains.It eliminates headaches, helps with pain in the back, muscles and joints.Reduces blood loss and inflammation of gynecological diseases, dysmenorrhea and adnexitis.

Contraindications "Voltaren" and its analogues

categorically exclude external application "Voltaren" of children under 1 year, intramuscular administration to children under 18 years.Do not use "Voltaren" inside with gastric and duodenal ulcers, colitis, and even an exacerbation of an external application is excluded.Drug treatment is prohibited during pregnancy and breastfeeding. «Voltaren" is not recommended for use in women who wish to become pregnant, as well as patients on treatment for infertility.When breastfeeding drug treatment is prohibited, asit gets into breast milk.

Precautions recommended to apply "Voltaren" and its counterparts in the liver and kidney diseases, asthma.You can not combine these drugs with alcohol.It is undesirable to use when driving a vehicle becauseIt can be dizziness and ataxia.

Application "Voltaren" or substitute its analogues can be initiated only on prescription.It is necessary to take into account the drugs that are taken by the patient with him.For example, it is undesirable to use "Voltaren" diuretics, anticoagulants, hypnotics and antihypertensives since it definite effect on their efficacy.