12 August

Nikofleks - instructions for use , indications, dosage

Nikofleks - combined with a local anesthetic agent, annoying absorbing property.

release form and composition

The drug is available in the form of an ointment (50 g in aluminum tubes, in a cardboard unit 1 tube).

active ingredient content of 10 g Nikofleks:

  • Hydroxyethyl salicylate - 900 mg;
  • Capsaicin - 1.5 mg;
  • Ethyl nicotinate - 200 mg.

Indications

application of ointment is indicated for the removal of pain in partial remission tenosynovitis, chronic or subacute form of arthritis, sciatica, osteoarthritis, myalgia, neuralgia, chronic neuritis, injuries of a traumatic nature, includingbruises, sprains.

addition, Nikofleks used by athletes for warming up muscles before and after exercising.

Contraindications

  • Violation of integrity of the skin;
  • Pregnancy and breast-feeding;
  • Age up to 6 years;
  • hypersensitivity to the drug.

C caution is recommended in patients with ointment aspirin-induced asthma, children aged 6-12 years.

Dosage and Administration

ointment is used extern

ally by applying a thin layer on the pre-washed with warm soapy water and thoroughly the dried skin of the painful area of ​​the body.Do not apply to damaged skin.

The recommended dosing regimen:

  • Joint diseases: 1 time per day during the first three days, then - 2 times a day at regular interval of time;
  • Warming up the muscles in athletes: 3-5 cm embossed ointment should be thoroughly rubbed into the skin during the massage.

Side effects

application of ointments may cause skin irritation at the site of application, the development of allergic reactions.

Cautions

After using the ointment should be thoroughly wash your hands with soap and warm water.

Avoid contact areas with skin irritation, mucous membrane surface, including the eyes.

Do not apply ointment for hot compress.

should abolish the use of the drug at the first sign of skin irritation.

Drug Interactions

When using other external preparations Nikofleks enhances their absorption.

Terms and conditions of storage

Store at temperatures up to 25 ° C.Keep away from children.

Shelf life - 5 years.

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