Who should not use Voltaren (diclofenac)?

Certain people are at a higher risk for the serious side effects from taking Voltaren (diclofenac).

Do not use Voltaren if you have ever had an allergic or other reaction to aspirin or any other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID).

Do not use Voltaren either right after or before having heart bypass surgery.

Women who are in the last trimester of pregnancy or are breastfeeding should not use Voltaren.

Let your doctor know before using Voltaren if you have heart, kidney, or liver disease; any blood disorders; or gastrointestinal conditions.

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