The package insert of the drug Salonpas gel, spray and adhesive

the package insert of the medicine Salonpas gel, and spray adhesive. Therapeutic class of Analgesic and Anti-inflammatory. Active principles Camphor, Methyl Salicylate, Salicylate ethylene Glycol, l-menthol and Thymol.

what For?

Is indicated for the relief of stiff neck, pain in the back and also in the treatment of pain and inflammation, muscle fatigue, muscle aches and lumbar stiffness in the shoulders, bruises, knocks, twists, neuralgia and joint pain in adults.

Dosage

How to use?

Salonpas gel

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  • it Is recommended the application of Salonpas gel 3 to 4 times a day on the affected area, previously washed and dried, and should be avoided massage the region during and after application. The recommended amount, and duration of treatment will depend on the affected area to be treated.

Salonpas spray

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  • it Is recommended the application of Salonpas spray 3 to 4 times a day on the affected area, previously washed and dried, being recommended the application of a distance minimum of 10 cm of the skin, no more than 3 seconds of application.

Salonpas adhesive

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  • it Is recommended the application of the plaster Salonpas 2 to 3 times per day on the affected area, previously washed and dried, so each patch for more than 8 hours.

Side Effects

What are the evils that can cause me?

Some of the side effects can include local irritation, itching, redness, hives in the skin, peeling, stains or inflammation of the skin with redness, swelling, blisters, crusting, flaking, itching and burning.

Contraindications

When should I not use?

Is contraindicated for patients with a history of allergy to aspirin, other nsaids, and for patients with an allergy to any of the components of the formula. In addition, Salonpas adhesive is also contraindicated for children under 2 years of age.

Pharmacokinetics

How it works?

Salonpas is a medicine with analgesic properties and anti-inflammatory, able to act on the affected region, providing relief from pain and swelling.

Warnings and Precautions

what should I know before using?

Before you use , you should talk with your doctor if you are pregnant or nursing, have more than 65 years, you want to administer the product to children, has a history of problems gastrointestinal as bleeding, ulcers in the stomach or bowel, is treatment with anticoagulation medications, have liver disease or kidney disease, history of asthma attack induced by the administration of salicylates or other similar substances, or are taking other medicines, including medicines without prescription.

Before using Salonpas, make sure the area where you want to apply the medicine is without wounds, irritations or abrasions, open.

Overdose

what to do if someone use a larger amount than is recommended?

In case of accidental ingestion, you should go to the nearest hospital, taking the packaging or package insert for the drug.