Geucamen

Instruction

General characteristics:

Basic physical and chemical properties: ointment white or white with a yellowish tint of color with a specific odor;

Composition:

Active ingredients: 1 g of ointment contains racemic menthol 0.18 g, racemic camphor 0.1 g, clove oil 0.01 g;

Auxiliary substances: paraffin wax, petrolatum.

Product: Ointment.

Pharmacotherapeutic group: Preparations for topical application in joint and muscle pain. The code of automatic telephone exchange M02A X10.

Pharmacological properties:

Pharmacodynamics.

The mechanism of action of the drug is due to the active substances that are part of the drug. Irritates nerve endings, dilates arterioles and capillaries, which contributes to the development of a distracting and analgesic action. Reduces exudation and compacts cell membranes. Has a distracting, weak analgesic, moderate anti-inflammatory, antiseptic action.

Pharmacokinetics.

Not studied.

Indications for use: Pain in the joints and muscles, neuralgia, myositis, arthritis, myalgia, arthralgia, rheumatism, sciatica.

Dosing and Administration: External for grinding. Ointment is rubbed into the skin in the desired area of the affected joint or muscle 2-3 g 2-3 times a day. The course of treatment depends on the severity and course of the disease and on the nature of concomitant therapy.

Side-Effects: Allergic reactions, urticaria and skin irritation at the site of application are possible.

Contraindications: Diseases of the skin, wounds in the places of presumed application of the drug.

Hypersensitivity to the components of the drug. Children's age is less than 3 years.

Overdose: Hypersensitivity is possible. In this case, it is necessary to cancel the drug. Treatment is symptomatic.

Features of application: When rubbed into the skin, it causes a sensation of cold, then warmth, mild burning and tingling. Use with caution during pregnancy and lactation, taking into account the risk / benefit ratio.

Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes. Do not apply ointment on the damaged skin.

After each application of the ointment, wash hands thoroughly. If strong irritation of the skin, rubbing should be stopped.

Interaction with other drugs: Unknown.

Conditions and expiration date: Store at a temperature of 8-15 C in a place protected from light and out of the reach of children. Shelf life - 3 years.

Terms of leave: Without a prescription.

Packing: 40 g each in an aluminum tube, 1 tube each in a cardboard package.