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Voltaren Rapid 25

Voltaren Rapid is for those with acute painful and inflammatory conditions. Voltaren Rapid is an antipyretic and contains the active ingredient diclofenac potassium that is particularly effective at lowering temperature in cases where there is an infection of the ear, nose or throat. As an antipyretic Voltaren Rapid is effective at reducing temperatures in or quelling fevers.

Voltaren Rapid is available in packs of 30 with each Voltaren Rapid tablet containing 25mg of diclofenac potassium. Voltaren Rapid can be used for such painful and inflammatory conditions as period pain, back pain or backache, migraine headaches, neck pain, tension headaches, ankle pain or sprains, muscle pain or strains, bruises, fever, shoulder pain, lower back pain, post operative pain following dental surgery or minor surgery. Voltaren Rapid is a fast acting pain relief medication and is effective usually within 15 to 30 minutes.

Voltaren Rapid was previously also marketed as Cataflam.


Voltaren Rapid should not be taken by children under 14 years of age. Voltaren Rapid tablets should be swallowed quickly with liquid. Although Voltaren Rapid tablets work faster if taken before meals if you are prone to gastric discomfort it is recommended that you take them immediately after a meal. Adults initially take 2 Voltaren Rapid tablets. Then take 1 or 2 tablets every 8 hours as required. Do not exceed 6 tablets a day.

Adults with migraine initially take 2 Voltaren Rapid tablets. Then take 1 or 2 tablets after 2 hours as required. Do not exceed 6 tablets a day. Children over 14 years of age initially take 1 Voltaren Rapid tablet. Then take 1 tablet every 8 hours as required. Elderly people may be more sensitive to the effects of Voltaren Rapid and should try to take the lowest effective dosage for their condition.


Do not take Voltaren Rapid if you suffer from a stomach ulcer. Do not take Voltaren Rapid if you have ever had an allergic reaction or asthma attack after taking diclofenac or any other anti-inflammatory medication such as aspirin. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist before taking Voltaren Rapid if you suffer from asthma, have heart, kidney or liver disease, have high blood pressure, or have a bleeding disorder. Do not take Voltaren Rapid if you are allergic to any of its ingredients. You should not take Voltaren Rapid if you are pregnant or breast-feeding except under medical supervision. If you are currently taking other medications, or if you are unsure about any of the restrictions, then check with your doctor or pharmacist before you commence using Voltaren Rapid. Keep out of the reach of children. If symptoms persist, or you develop new symptoms, see your doctor. Carefully read packaging for any other possible restrictions.

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