What is Voltex® used for?
Voltex® is commonly used for relief of muscular aches, rheumatic pain, strains and sprains, nasal congestion.
The information provided is not a substitute for any medical advice. You should ALWAYS consult with your doctor or pharmacist before using Voltex®.
What is the dose of Voltex® for an adult?
Consult your doctor for information about the dose of Voltex®.
Recommended doses for adults is 3-4 times applied every day in the affected area, do not apply to skin wounds or open injuries. Avoid contact with eyes or with mucous membranes.
What is the dose of Voltex® for a child?
The dosage has not been established in pediatric patients. It may be unsafe for your child. It is always important to fully understand the safety of the drug before using. Please consult with your doctor or pharmacist for more information.
How should I take Voltex®?
For topically taken form, you should:
- Read the label carefully before using Voltex®.
- Consult your doctor for any information on the label that you do not clearly understand.
- Apply cream on the affected area. Do not apply on skin wounds or open injuries. Avoid contact with eyes or with mucous membranes.
What should I do in case of an emergency or overdose?
In case of an emergency or an overdose, call your local emergency services or go to your nearest emergency room.
What should I do if I miss a dose?
If you miss a dose of Voltex®, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and take your regular dose as scheduled. Do not take a double dose.
What side effects can occur from Voltex®?
As taking others medicines, taking Voltex® can cause some side effects. Most of them are rarely occurring and do not need any supplementary treatment. However, it is always important for you to consult your doctor if you have any problem after taking this medicine.
Some of side effects are listed below:
This is not a complete list of side effects and others may occur. Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects.
What should I know before using Voltex®?
Before using Voltex®, tell your doctor if you have:
- Allergic reaction: to Voltex®, excipients using for dosage form containing Voltex®. The information is detailed in the leaflet.
- Allergic reaction to any other medicines, foods, dyes, preservatives, or animals.
- Used any other health conditions, drugs that have a risk of interaction with Voltex®.
Is it safe in specific conditions (e.g. pregnancy, breastfeeding, or surgery)?
There are no adequate studies in women for determining risk when using Voltex® during pregnancy or while breastfeeding. Please always consult with your doctor to weigh the potential benefits and risks before taking Voltex® .
What drugs may interact with Voltex®?
Voltex® may interact with other drugs that you are currently taking, which can change how your drug works or increase your risk for serious side effects. To avoid any potential drug interactions, you should keep a list of all the drugs you are using (including prescription drugs, nonprescription drugs, and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. For your safety, do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any drugs without your doctor’s approval.
Does food or alcohol interact with Voltex®?
Voltex® may interact with food or alcohol by altering the way the drug works or increase the risk for serious side effects. Please discuss with your doctor or pharmacist any potential food or alcohol interactions before using this drug.
How do I store Voltex®?
Voltex® is best stored at room temperature away from direct light and moisture. To prevent drug damage, you should not store Voltex® in the bathroom or the freezer. There may be different brands of Voltex® that may have different storage needs. It is important to always check the product package for instructions on storage, or ask your pharmacist. For safety, you should keep all medicines away from children and pets.
You should not flush Voltex® down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. It is important to properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist for more details about how to safely discard your product.
How is Voltex® available?
Voltex® is available in the following dosage forms and strengths:
- Cream, containing methyl salicylate 10.2%, menthol 5.44%, eugenol 1.36% per 100g of cream.
Hello Health Group does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.
Review Date: December 14, 2016 | Last Modified: December 19, 2019
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