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Side Effects

List Voltaren side effects by likelihood and severity.

The following side effects are associated with Voltaren:

Common side effects of Voltaren:

  • Chronic Trouble SleepingLess Severe
  • DiarrheaLess Severe
  • Feel Like Throwing UpLess Severe
  • Head PainLess Severe
  • Incomplete or Infrequent Bowel MovementsLess Severe
  • IndigestionLess Severe
  • Stomach CrampsLess Severe
  • Throwing UpLess Severe

Infrequent side effects of Voltaren:

  • Abnormal Liver Function TestsSevere
  • ItchingSevere
  • RashSevere
  • Ringing in the EarsSevere
  • Stomach or Intestinal UlcerSevere
  • Swelling of the AbdomenSevere
  • Ulcer from Stomach AcidSevere
  • Ulcers of EsophagusSevere
  • Visible Water RetentionSevere
  • Water RetentionSevere
  • DizzyLess Severe
  • GasLess Severe

Rare side effects of Voltaren:

  • A Rupture in the Wall of the Stomach or IntestineSevere
  • Acquired Decrease of All Cells in the BloodSevere
  • Acute Inflammation of the PancreasSevere
  • AnemiaSevere
  • Black Tarry StoolsSevere
  • Bleeding Not Related to Menstrual PeriodSevere
  • Bleeding of the Stomach or IntestinesSevere
  • Blood ClotSevere
  • Bloody UrineSevere
  • BronchospasmSevere
  • Chronic Heart FailureSevere
  • Decreased Blood PlateletsSevere
  • Decreased White Blood CellsSevere
  • Deficiency of Granulocytes a Type of White Blood CellSevere
  • Elevation of Proteins in the UrineSevere
  • Erythema MultiformeSevere
  • Giant HivesSevere
  • Hearing ProblemSevere
  • Heart AttackSevere
  • Hemolytic AnemiaSevere
  • HemorrhageSevere
  • HepatitisSevere
  • High Blood PressureSevere
  • HivesSevere
  • Increased Eosinophils in the BloodSevere
  • Inflammation of Skin caused by an AllergySevere
  • Inflammation of the EsophagusSevere
  • Inflammation of the Large IntestineSevere
  • Inflammation of the Skin with BlistersSevere
  • Interstitial NephritisSevere
  • Kidney DamageSevere
  • Kidney DiseaseSevere
  • Kidney FailureSevere
  • Kidney Problems Causing a Decreased Amount of Urine to be PassedSevere
  • Life Threatening Allergic ReactionSevere
  • Liver Tissue DeathSevere
  • Loss of MemorySevere
  • Low Blood Counts due to Bone Marrow FailureSevere
  • Meningitis Not Caused by an InfectionSevere
  • Nephrotic SyndromeSevere
  • NosebleedSevere
  • Reaction due to an AllergySevere
  • Red Blood in Bowel MovementSevere
  • Renal Papillary NecrosisSevere
  • SeizuresSevere
  • Skin Rash with SloughingSevere
  • Stevens-Johnson SyndromeSevere
  • StrokeSevere
  • Throwing Up BloodSevere
  • Toxic Epidermal NecrolysisSevere
  • Trouble BreathingSevere
  • Yellowing of Skin or Eyes from Liver ProblemsSevere
  • Change in AppetiteLess Severe
  • DrowsinessLess Severe
  • Dry MouthLess Severe
  • Easily Angered or AnnoyedLess Severe
  • Excessive SweatingLess Severe
  • Fast HeartbeatLess Severe
  • FeverLess Severe
  • Heart Throbbing or PoundingLess Severe
  • Hemorrhage of Blood Under the SkinLess Severe
  • Involuntary QuiveringLess Severe
  • Large Purple or Brown Skin BlotchesLess Severe
  • Painful, Red or Swollen MouthLess Severe
  • Sun-Sensitive SkinLess Severe
  • Temporary Redness of Face and NeckLess Severe
  • Weight LossLess Severe

Selected from data included with permission and copyrighted by First Databank, Inc. This copyrighted material has been downloaded from a licensed data provider and is not for distribution, expect as may be authorized by the applicable terms of use.

CONDITIONS OF USE: The information in this database is intended to supplement, not substitute for, the expertise and judgment of healthcare professionals. The information is not intended to cover all possible uses, directions, precautions, drug interactions or adverse effects, nor should it be construed to indicate that use of a particular drug is safe, appropriate or effective for you or anyone else. A healthcare professional should be consulted before taking any drug, changing any diet or commencing or discontinuing any course of treatment.

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