NSAIDs. Ointment "Ketonal". Instructions for use
The drug "Ketonal" (ointment), the price of whichis about one hundred rubles, is characterized as an NPVM for outdoor use. The medicine has antipyretic, analgesic properties, has anti-inflammatory effect. The effect of the drug is based on the ability of the active substance - ketoprofen - to inhibit the synthesis of prostaglandins. Along with this, anti-bradykinin effect, stabilization of lysosomal membranes is noted. Medication "Ketonal" (ointment) - the instruction for use confirms this - does not negatively affect the state of the cartilage in the joints. With external use, good absorption into the subcutaneous tissue, muscles, ligaments, and also the synovial fluid is noted. In all these areas, the drug reaches therapeutic concentrations.
Ointment "Ketonal". Instructions for use. Appointment
The drug is recommended for symptomatictreatment of periarthritis, arthritis of rheumatoid, reactive, psoriatic type, ankylosing spondylitis. The indications should include bursitis, radiculitis, neuralgia, tendinitis, myalgia. The drug "Ketonal" (ointment) (testimonials confirm this) is effective for eliminating inflammation and soreness in injuries of the musculoskeletal system, bruises, sprains, ruptures of tendons, ligaments and muscles.
Method of use
A small amount of medicine is applied toskin over the problem area. The frequency of using the drug is 2-3 times a day. Ointment "Ketonal" instructions for use can be slightly rubbed when applied. Duration of drug use - from fourteen days. If necessary, continue therapy should consult a specialist.
Ointment "Ketonal". Instructions for use. Side effects
When using the drug, it is likelythe occurrence of reactions of an allergic nature. In particular, irritation, rash, itching, transient dermatitis (of a mildly expressed nature) may appear. Rarely occurs photosensitization. Against the backdrop of insufficient hygiene, severe contact dermatitis is likely. Rarely on the basis of use, asthmatic seizures may begin.
Ointment "Ketonal". Instructions for use. Contraindications
The product is not allowed to be applied to damagedareas (open or infected wounds, with dandruff, eczema). No liniment is given in the third trimester to pregnant women, children under 12 years of age, with hypersensitivity. Contraindications include the patient's anamnestic information about rhinitis, bronchospasm, urticaria, provoked by therapy with NSAIDs and salicylates. Caution in prescribing and therapy is observed in disorders of kidney or liver, lesions of the gastrointestinal tract of erosive and ulcerative type, bronchial asthma, blood pathologies, and also in heart failure.
During treatment, it is necessary to use the drugcautiously, avoiding his contact with the mucous membranes, eyes. If unwanted consequences develop, the treatment should be stopped by contacting a specialist.