Product Description: Viprosal B for Relieving Joint and Muscle Pain
Viprosal B is an effective topical ointment used for relieving joint and muscle pain. It provides targeted relief and is suitable for adults experiencing discomfort due to various conditions. This product description will provide you with important information about Viprosal B, including its usage instructions, precautions, and potential side effects.
Before Using Viprosal B:
Prior to using Viprosal B, it is important to be aware of the following considerations:
- Allergy: Do not use Viprosal B if you are allergic to any of the active or auxiliary ingredients listed in section 6 of the packaging.
- Skin Conditions: Avoid using ointment if you have a skin disease or skin ulcers.
- Tuberculosis and Circulatory Disorders: Refrain from using ointment if you have active pulmonary tuberculosis or experience heart or cerebral circulation disorders.
- Liver or Kidney Impairment: If you have severe liver or kidney impairment, it is advised not to use ointment .
- Angiospasms: Viprosal B should not be used if you have a tendency to develop angiospasms (vascular spasms).
Warnings and Precautions:
To ensure safe usage of Viprosal B, consider the following precautions:
- Consultation: Prior to using cream, consult your doctor or pharmacist for guidance and advice.
- Damaged Skin: Avoid applying it on damaged skin. It is important to have intact skin for optimal effectiveness.
- Contact with Mucous Membranes and Eyes: Take care to avoid contact with mucous membranes or eyes as it may cause irritation.
- Skin Sensitivity Test: To prevent unwanted effects, it is recommended to test the skin sensitivity to the ointment by applying a small amount on a healthy area of the skin.
Usage in Children and Adolescents:
Viprosal B is not recommended for use in children and adolescents due to limited experience with this age group. Consult a healthcare professional for alternative options suitable for younger individuals.
Interaction with Other Medicines:
No interaction studies have been performed with Viprosal B. If you are currently taking any other medications or have recently taken any, inform your doctor or pharmacist to ensure compatibility.
Pregnancy and Breastfeeding:
If you are pregnant, breastfeeding, suspect that you may be pregnant, or are planning to become pregnant, it is important to consult your doctor or pharmacist before using Viprosal B. Due to the lack of data on its use, Viprosal B should not be used in pregnant women and nursing mothers.
Driving and Operating Machinery:
Viprosal B does not impair the ability to drive or operate machinery, as it does not cause drowsiness or affect cognitive functions.
Cetostearyl Alcohol and Latex Rubber Content:
Viprosal B contains cetostearyl alcohol, which may cause local skin reactions such as contact dermatitis. Additionally, the packaging of Viprosal B contains latex rubber, which can trigger severe allergic reactions in individuals with latex allergies.
How to Use:
It is essential to follow the instructions provided by your doctor or pharmacist when using Viprosal B. If you are unsure about the proper usage, consult a healthcare professional.
Here are the recommended guidelines:
Apply a small amount cream (5-10 g, equivalent to 1 or 2 teaspoons, depending on the affected area) to the painful area. Gently massage the ointment into the skin once or twice a day, depending on the intensity of the pain. Continue using until the pain subsides. The duration of treatment varies depending on the nature and severity of the condition. If symptoms persist or worsen, consult your doctor.
If you find Viprosal B too strong or too weak, seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist.
Usage in Children and Adolescents:
Due to limited experience in children and adolescents, the use of Viprosal B is not recommended in this age group. Consult a healthcare professional for alternative treatment options.
Overdose and Missed Dose:
In case of accidental contact with mucous membranes, cream may cause strong irritation. If a child accidentally swallows the ointment, seek immediate medical attention and do not induce vomiting. Keep the medication package with you.
If you forget to use cream, apply it as soon as possible and continue with the regular dosage. Do not double the dose to make up for a missed one.
Possible Side Effects:
Like all medicines, Viprosal B may cause side effects, although not everyone experiences them. The following side effects have been reported:
- Allergic Reactions
- Skin Rash and Itching
- Burning Sensation, Redness, Blistering, and Peeling of the Skin at the Application Site
If any of these side effects become severe or if you notice any other side effects not mentioned in this leaflet, please inform your doctor or pharmacist.
To ensure proper storage and disposal, please adhere to the following guidelines:
- Keep it out of the reach and sight of children.
- Do not use this medicine after the expiry date printed on the carton and tube, labeled as EXP. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
- Store it at a temperature not exceeding 25°C.
- Do not dispose of any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Consult your pharmacist for proper disposal methods to protect the environment.
Contents and Packaging Information:
it contains the active substances methyl salicylate and racemic camphor. The ointment also includes turpentine oil, pine needle oil, and cetostearyl alcohol as auxiliary ingredients.
The ointment is white or almost white in color and is available in tubes containing either 50 g or 75 g of the product.