2010/12/17

Betalgon

Release form, composition and packing Betalgon 

Ointment for external use only white or white with a tinge of yellow to light brown in color, with a specific smell.

1 g nikoboksil (Ī²-butoksietilovy ester of nicotinic acid) 25 mg nonivamid (vanililamid pelargonic acid) 4 mg.

Excipients: citral, purified water, beeswax, petroleum jelly.

Clinico-pharmacological group: preparation of local irritant and analgesic effect.

Pharmacological action

Combined preparation for topical use, contains 2 highly vasodilator component. Provides local irritating, distracting and antispasmodic effect, and also has anti-inflammatory, analgesic and warming effect and stimulates local blood circulation.

Improvement of blood circulation in the skin accompanied by increased blood flow in underlying tissues. Effect occurs within minutes after treatment and reaches a maximum within 20-30 min.

Pharmacokinetics

Data on the pharmacokinetics Betalgon not given.

Statement
myalgia and arthralgia;
contusions;
damage to muscles and ligaments;
neuralgia;
osteochondrosis with radicular syndrome;
lumbago;
sciatica;
sports injuries;
disorders of peripheral circulation.

Dosing regimen

Use of the drug Betalgon should begin with the use of very small quantities of ointments. Column ointment no longer than 0.5 cm (size of a pea) with the applicator is applied to the appropriate area of skin (area approximately corresponds to the area of the palm).

To enhance the therapeutic effect of the drug section of the application of ointment can be covered by a woolen cloth. The patient should be warned about the inadmissibility of the use of the drug for more than 10 days without consulting a doctor.

Side effect

Possible: an allergic reaction.

Contraindications
hypersensitivity to the drug. Betalgon should not be applied to the area of open wounds, as well as on irritated or damaged skin.

Pregnancy and lactation

With careful use of medication during pregnancy and lactation (breastfeeding).

Cautions

Avoid getting Betalgona the eyes and mucous membranes (nose and mouth), since when hit causes an unpleasant burning sensation (otherwise harmless). Patients with sensitive skin should not take a hot shower or bath before and after applying Betalgona. After applying Betalgona should wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water.

Use in pediatrics

Not intended for use in children. The appointment of the drug to children decided individually.

Overdose

When applying too much Betalgona effect of the drug can be relaxed, rubbing the skin with a tissue dampened with vegetable oil or nourishing cream.

Drug Interactions

Drug interactions drug Betalgon not described.

Conditions and terms of

The drug should be stored in a dry place, protected from light and away from children, at a temperature above 20 ° C. Shelf life - 2 years.