Voltaren solution for injection is used for sufficiently intense pain when too early to prescribe drugs. The need for Voltaren injections usually occurs early in the disease, or exacerbation of pain when the strongest, then you can go to the reception of the drug inside.
How do Voltaren injections
Voltaren (active ingredient - diclofenac) in a solution for injection (1 ml of 25 mg Voltaren, each vial 3 ml) was injected intramuscularly. After administration it is rapidly and completely absorbed into the blood, where it reaches maximum concentration after 20 minutes. After two hours, voltaren concentration in synovial fluid (synovial fluid) becomes higher than its concentration in the blood. Action Voltaren continued for 12 hours, after which it is decomposed in the liver and excreted by the kidneys in urine and partially with bile. A small amount of the drug is excreted unchanged.
Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), Voltaren has a strong anti-inflammatory and analgesic effect.
Antipyretic its effect is negligible. The mechanism of action of the drug is associated with suppression of the synthesis of prostaglandins - biologically active substances that perform a variety of functions in the body. One such function is to support the development of inflammatory process.
Prostaglandins are also involved in protecting the gastric mucosa against various irritants and activating muscle contractions of the uterus before delivery. Therefore, Voltaren can irritate the stomach lining, until the formation of her ulcers and bleeding occurrence. In the first stage of labor (during labor), he can suppress the onset of labor process, so it is not recommended its introduction in the third trimester of pregnancy (after 33 weeks), and Voltaren injections during pregnancy is not recommended at all, because it can give a lot of unwanted side effects.
Purpose voltaren injectable
Voltaren by injection administered in recommended when acute exacerbation of an inflammatory process or any chronic disease begins with severe pain. But the injection should be done no more than two consecutive days. During this time, sharp pains usually subside and you can go on the pill for oral administration or rectal suppositories. Voltaren by injection often is prescribed for diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis
Arthritis - a variety of forms and complications
and ankylosing spondylitis
Ankylosing spondylitis - a lot of patience is required
Aggravated start with severe pain.
Do Voltaren and with injuries, of course, if they are not accompanied by bleeding, as Voltaren helps reduce blood clotting abilities. Sometimes it is necessary to appoint Voltaren by injection under severe headaches such as migraines. In milder cases, with less intensive pain prescribe tablets or rectal suppositories Voltaren.
Will injection of Voltaren in patients with renal and hepatic colic, if Voltaren
Voltaren - relieve inflammation and pain
combined with the appointment of antispasmodics. In this case you need to quickly remove the spasm of urinary and biliary tract, which can lead to necrosis (necrosis) of tissues of these organs. Voltaren in many cases to cope with this task.
Voltaren administered intramuscularly in the rear, as far as possible, in order not to damage located in this area of the nerves. The standard dose - 75 mg once daily.
Contraindication to intramuscular Voltaren is yazvenno- erosive processes of the digestive system, the attacks of bronchospasm during treatment with aspirin and other NSAIDs, age 18 years, pregnancy, breast-feeding
Breastfeeding - a personal choice
breast and idiosyncrasy of the drug.
Precautions Voltaren injections carried out in the human liver and kidney disorders of blood clotting, asthma, any gastrointestinal disease in the elderly. Sometimes, when administered in patients Voltaren having dizzy spells, in this case, it is not recommended to drive vehicles.
In intramuscular Voltaren all of its side effects may be intensified. Especially dangerous allergic reactions, so the first few injections is best done in a hospital.
Often, too, complications of the gastrointestinal tract (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, bleeding from the stomach) and liver (dysfunction). Numerous disorders of the nervous system from headaches to seizures and depression. There are violations of taste, sight and hearing. With prolonged use often have blood clotting (Voltaren reduces the number of platelets in the blood) and reduce immunity (reduced blood leukocyte counts, including granular). In intramuscular voltatrena may develop severe complications such as acute renal failure.
At the injection site sometimes have swelling, pain, and sometimes - the accession of the infection and the development of septic complications.