FAQ

Inflamax Spray

What is diclofenac?

Inflamax Spray’s active ingredient, diclofenac, is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). NSAIDs are the most commonly prescribed drugs for the treatment of pain conditions linked to inflammation.

Do I need a prescription from a healthcare professional to purchase Inflamax Spray?

No. Inflamax Spray is an over the counter medication and does not require a prescription.

How many times a day do I need to apply Inflamax Spray?

Apply 4-5 sprays to the affected area, 3 times a day to deliver the therapeutically indicated daily dose of 120mg diclofenac.

How long can I use Inflamax Spray for?

Inflamax Spray can be used for up to 14 days without consulting a doctor. If symptoms persist speak to your healthcare professional.

Where can I buy Inflamax Spray?

Visit the ‘Where to buy’ page and enter your postcode in the pharmacy locator to find a stockist near you.

What are the ingredients in Inflamax Spray?

Inflamax Spray contains the active ingredient diclofenac sodium 4% w/w concentration, which is equivalent to 40mg in each 1g of product.

Inflamax Spray also contains peppermint oil. A full list of ingredients is available in the leaflet that can be downloaded from this page.

Inflamax Liquid Caps 25

Do I need a prescription from a healthcare professional to purchase Inflamax Liquid Caps 25?

No, Inflamax Liquid Caps 25 is a Pharmacist Only Medicine and does not require a prescription, but your pharmacist’s advice is required to determine if it is suitable for you. Ask for Inflamax Liquid Caps 25 at the pharmacy counter.

Do I need to take Inflamax Liquid Caps 25 with food?

Inflamax liquid capsules can be taken with or without food, but if they upset your stomach you can take them with food or immediately after food. Always swallow the liquid capsules with a full glass of water.

How long can I use Inflamax Liquid Caps 25 for?

Do not take Inflamax Liquid Caps 25 for more than a few days at a time (up to one week), or for longer than your doctor says. If symptoms persist speak to your healthcare professional.

Can I take Inflamax Liquid Caps in conjunction with other medicines?

Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including any that you buy without prescription from a pharmacy, supermarket or health food shop.

INFLAMAX SPRAY: Always read the label. Follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.
INFLAMAX LIQUID CAPS 25: Ask our pharmacist – they must decide if this product is right for you. Incorrect use could be harmful.