Product features

  • Relieves pain and inflammation
  • For joint pain and muscular sprains
  • Soothing and cooling formula

Product description

Voltarol emulgel P relives pain, reduces inflammation and swelling.

Designed for rheumatic, joint and muscular sprains, strains and bruises, Voltarol pain relief gel penetrates the skin to bring direct relief to the affected area. With a soothing, cooling formula, Voltarol contains the active substance diclofenac which belongs to the group of medicines known as NSAIDs, with anti-inflammatory properties.

Voltarol is ideal to use for painful conditions affecting the joints and muscles such as; sprains, strains, backache, sports injuries, tennis elbow, tendonitis, mild arthritis, joint pain, swelling and stiffness. Non-greasy and non-staining, Voltarol gel targets pain at the source, as well as stopping some of the body's pain-causing chemicals to be released.

Features of Voltarol osteoarthritis joint pain relief 1.16% gel

  • Easy-to-open cap
  • Helps restore your mobility
  • Brings direct pain relief
  • Available without a prescription
  • Treats tennis elbow, backache, joint pain and stiffness
  • Non-greasy and non-staining
  • Specifications

    • 100g
  • Suitable for

    • Adults
    • Children over 12 years of age
  • Warnings and cautions

    • Before use, read the enclosed leaflet carefully
    • Do not use if you are allergic to, or ever had an asthma attack, wheezing, urticaria (hives), or a runny nose after taking aspirin or other NSAID pain/anti-inflammatory medicine, or if you are sensitive to diclofenac or any other ingredient of the gel
    • Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding
    • Do not use if you are taking diclofenac or other NSAID tablets
    • Consult your doctor or pharmacist before using if you have asthma, have ever had a stomach or duodenal ulcer, or are taking any prescribed medicines
    • Do not apply to cuts, wounds, sunburned skin or other area where the skin is abnormal, or near the eyes or nasal area
    • This medicine is not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age
    • Do not cover with a bandage or plaster
    • Do not use Voltarol emulgel P for more than 14 days, unless longer treatment is recommended by a doctor
    • The gel can be applied to a maximum of two joints (such as your knees and elbows). If you need to apply the gel to more than 2 joints, consult your doctor
    • If symptoms persist for longer than 7 days, consult your doctor
    • Do not use more than 100 g of Voltarol emulgel P in one week
    • Pierce tube seal with spiked top of cap
    • Do not use if seal is broken
    • Keep all medicines out of the reach and sight of children
    • Protect from heat (store below 30°C)
  • How to use

    1. Use an amount the size of a one penny or two penny piece and rub gently into the skin over the affected area.

    2. Apply 3-4 times daily.

    3. Wash hands after use (unless they are the site being treated).

  • Ingredients

    Active Ingredient: Diclofenac Diethylammonium 1.16% w/w.

    Also contains: Diethylamine, Carbomer, Macrogol Cetostearyl Ether, Cocoyl Caprylocaprate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Liquid Paraffin, Perfume, Propylene Glycol, Purified Water.

  • Delivery and returns

    Standard delivery

    • Free on orders over £35
    • £3.49 for orders up to £35
    • Delivered in 7-10 working days

    Express delivery

    • £4.99
    • Delivered Next Day if ordered before 8pm Monday to Friday
    • Delivered Monday if ordered after 8pm Friday - 12pm Sunday
    • Delivered Tuesday if ordered after 12pm on Sunday
    • Not available in the Channel Islands

    Evri ParcelShops

    Standard Parcel Shop Delivery

    • Free on orders over £35
    • £2.49 on orders up to £35
    • Delivered in 7-10 working days

    Express Parcel Shop Delivery

    • £3.99
    • Delivered Next Day if ordered before 8pm Monday - Friday
    • Delivered Monday if ordered after 8pm Friday – 12pm Sunday
    • Delivered Tuesday if ordered after 12pm on Sunday

    *Please note: If your order is not collected within 10 days of it arriving at your chosen Evri ParcelShop, the order will be returned to our warehouse. We will only be able to refund the order once we have received the item/s back.

    Pharmacy Medicines delivery

    Pharmacy Medicines will need to be signed for by someone aged 18 or over. If there isn't anyone in who can sign for your order, you can change your delivery date or redirect it to a local parcel shop using the courier's website or app.

    Unfortunately, your order can't be left in a safe place or with a neighbour. The courier will try to deliver three times before they return it to us.

    Purchasing in bulk/high unit volume

    Please note that when purchasing high unit volumes of single lines (10+ units) that delivery promotions are null and void.
    This is as a result of high volume orders not being able to be dispatched via our normal third party fulfilment.
    As a result for any excessive bulk orders of single lines we will be in touch regarding your order to discuss further delivery costs that will be incurred.


    If you're not completely satisfied with your order, you can return it to us within 28 days
    Find out more about our returns policy click here