A 54-year-old male asked:
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i use voltaren (diclofenac) gel for my arthritus and tendonitus, is this an effective gel. when do iuse it (only when i have pain)?

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Dr. Moshe Lewis
24 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Yes: It is a topical anti-inflammatory that is not preventative. It can help the pain when it flares. Likewise, heat, mild stretching, massage, paraffin wax and Occupational therapy are recommended.
Answered on Aug 25, 2015
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