Pain Relief


Move freely once more.

We all take movement for granted – until pain strikes.

Every morning, 350 million of us around the world will wake up with joint or muscle pain. This pain can quickly impact the way we live our lives. Voltaren helps by relieving pain and treating the inflammation that causes pain, so that you can get on with life and move freely once more.

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The impact of pain on people around the world.

The GSK Global Pain Index is an in-depth global study into physical pain and its impact on people’s lives. In 2017 we launched our second Index which analysed attitudes towards pain in 32 countries. The results suggest that pain remains a problem for over 95% of adults worldwide – with over 85% experiencing head pain. In addition, 56% have suffered pain for an extended period of time and the average worker takes at least 2.6 days off sick each year because of their body pain.*

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The science behind Voltaren

The active ingredient in most Voltaren products is diclofenac. This is a powerful nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory which inhibits pain-signalling chemicals in the brain. The Voltaren range includes oral (tablet and liquid capsules) and topical (applied to the skin) treatments. The diclofenac in Voltaren gel works by penetrating deep through the skin, relieving pain and reducing inflammation directly at the source.

Voltaren is the number one topical pain reliever worldwide**

3x Voltaren Triple Effect provides 3x more effective pain relief vs placebo***
12hrs Relief lasts up to 12 hours***

*Global pain index 2017
**Nicholas Hall global OTC database 2016
***Voltaren with diclofenac diethylamine 1.16% Emulgel