Rheumatic and degenerative diseases of the muscles and joints, painful tension and stretching of the muscles, as well as lumbago (pain in the lumbosacral spine).
Composition and form of release
The preparation Rheuma-Gel is produced in the form of a homogeneous transparent gel of yellow-brown color with a slightly sweetish spicy smell.
10 g of the preparation contains active ingredients: matrix tincture of Rhus toxicodendron (500 mg), matrix tincture of Symphytum ad usum externum (1 g), matrix tincture of Ledum (500 mg).
Also additional substances: carbomer, sodium hydroxide and purified water.
A cardboard box contains one tube of 50 g.
The drug Rheuma-Gel is a complex hemeopathic remedy that is used for rheumatic pains in joints and muscles, sprains and painful muscle tension, as well as for intense pain in the lumbar region of the back. The drug has analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects, promotes better blood supply to tissues, saturating them with oxygen. It has proven itself well in the treatment of articular rheumatism caused by colds, hypothermia or overstrain when moving.
Despite the fact that the drug has an over-the-counter supply from pharmacies, for long-term therapy of joint diseases, it is necessary to consult a doctor to determine the exact dose and duration of treatment.
The drug Rheuma-Gel is prescribed and used for rheumatic and degenerative (including tissue structure disorders) diseases of the joints and muscles, as well as for painful tension or stretching of the muscles and intense foot-like pain in the lumbar region (lumbago).
Contraindication for the use of the drug Rheum-Gel is hypersensitivity to the constituent substances and children under 1 year of age.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
The use of the drug Rheuma-Gel during pregnancy and breastfeeding for each woman is determined individually by the attending physician, in the ratio of the expected benefit to the mother and the risk to the fetus or child.
Method of administration and dosage
The preparation Rheuma-Gell is intended for external use.
On the surface of the entire painful area, it is necessary to apply the gel and carefully rub it into the skin in circular movements, this procedure should be carried out 2-3 times a day.
The drug should not be applied to open wounds, as well as avoid contact of the gel with the eyes and mucous membranes.
The duration of therapy depends on the nature of concomitant therapy, on the severity of the disease itself and is determined by the doctor for each patient individually.
The drug treatment should not last more than 2 weeks.
Before using the drug, be sure to consult your doctor.
When using the drug Rheuma-Gel in doses that exceed the recommended dosage or with very frequent application, side effects may increase. In case of allergies, the gel should be discontinued and the residues removed from the skin.
The use of Rheuma-Gel practically does not cause any side effects, with the exception of hypersensitivity reactions, including edema, itching, and fever. If any negative reactions appear, you should stop using the gel and seek medical advice, therefore, further use of the drug or its cancellation.
Storage conditions and periods
Rheuma-Gel should be stored at a temperature not exceeding + 25 ° C, in its original packaging to protect it from direct sunlight and moisture, the storage place should not be accessible to children.
The shelf life is 5 years.