WHAT IS DICLON :
DICLON Emulgel contains Diclofenac diethylamine 1.16% w/w corresponds to Diclofenac sodium 1.0% w/w. The base of DICLON Emulgel is a fatty emulsion in aqueous gel as well as propylene glycol, isopropanol and flavouring agent.
WHAT IS IT USED FOR :
DICLON Emulgel is an anti-inflammatory and analgesic preparation intended for external use.
Diclofenac inhibits prostaglandin biosynthesis, and this is regarded as an important factor in its mechanism of action.
In inflammation, DICLON Emulgel relieves pain, reduce oedema, and shorten the time to return of normal function.
The amount of Diclofenac absorbed through the skin is proportional to the contact time and skin area covered with DICLON Emulgel, and depends on the total topical dose and on skin hydration.
Diclofenac can be detected in plasma, synovial tissue, and synovial fluid after topical application of DICLON Emulgel to the wrists and knee