"Indomethacin" (ointment): instructions for use, composition and properties of the drug
Anti-rheumatic and anti-inflammatorymeans "Indomethacin" (ointment). The instructions for use of this drug contain all information about indications and contraindications, dosage and interaction with other medicines, which must be carefully read in order to avoid various side effects.
Composition and properties of the ointment
One of the most popular drugs prescribedto eliminate the pain syndrome in the ailments of the musculoskeletal system, is "Indomethacin" (ointment). Instructions for use should be thoroughly studied before using this remedy, it is also necessary to consult a medical specialist. The active ingredient indomethacin is included in the composition of the ointment; in addition, the preparation contains such auxiliary components as urea, dimexide, menthol, 1,2-propylene glycol, polyethylene oxide, as well as napazin, nipagin and a small amount of water. Has a specific smell and a yellowish color of the drug "Indomethacin" (ointment). The price of the drug depends on the manufacturer, the amount of packaging. For example, the Bulgarian 10% ointment in a tube of 40 g in different pharmacies costs from 40 to 50 rubles.
Indications for use
Ointment "Indomethacin" has a positiveaction in the treatment of inflammation of the tendons, ligaments and joints. Also with the help of this medicine, it is possible to remove localized forms of inflammation located in soft tissues. And this is bursitis, tendonitis, and tendovaginitis. The agent is successfully used in the treatment of degenerative diseases and inflammatory processes of the musculoskeletal system. It is prescribed for rheumatoid arthritis, osteochondrosis, deforming osteoarthritis. In addition, the ointment is an excellent remedy for sciatica and lumbago.
Complete information indicates dosagemedication "Indomethacin" instruction. Ointment, the price of which is much lower than the cost of some widely advertised anti-inflammatory drugs, is very popular in the fight against diseases of bones and joints.
Do not use this medication withindividual sensitivity to its components. And also in the presence of gastric ulcer, intracranial bleeding, pronounced renal and hepatic disorders, pancreatitis, enterocolitis, congenital heart diseases, the use of such a drug as "Indomethacin" (ointment) is prohibited. Instructions for use of this medication should be carefully read in order to avoid undesirable health consequences in the future. In addition, ointment is contraindicated in women during pregnancy and lactation, do not use it for the treatment of children under fourteen.