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is voltaren gel safe to take along with warfarin

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ashish Shanbhag
27 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes.: Voltaren is a topical gel, and Coumadin (warfarin) works internally (blood thinning effect).
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lori Lange
Specializes in Family Medicine
1 day: If you stop the Voltaren gel you should be OK to take the ibuprofen the next day. Since they are prescription meds best to follow doctors prescribing ... Read More
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Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
Potentially if you: absorb a sufficient amount systemically it could inhibit some platelet functions and thereby increase the risk of bleeding while on Coumadin. It would ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
You can certainly: Try it. Mineral ice is good as well.
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
38 years experience Pain Management
Knee pain: 2 Norco (hydrocodone and acetaminophen) per day is not an issue. The voltaren gel is great but you must check with the surgeon - he may not want you t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nicolas Mouawad
15 years experience Vascular Surgery
Yes: There is no interaction with topical anti-inflammatory agents.
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A female asked:
Dr. Amandeep Kaur
9 years experience Family Medicine
Voltaren: I am not sure if you used patch or just gel/solution. Maximum it can work for 14-20 hours with single application.
A 74-year-old male asked:
Dr. Roeland Pieter Perold
Specializes in
KIDNEYS AND NSAID'S: Yes you can. The Diclofenac potentially absorbed through the skin is negligible.
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