Aescin gel composition:
Active substances: alpha-escin, diethylamine salicylate and heparin. The other ingredients of the drug: carbomers, trolamine, isopropyl alcohol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 218), propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 216), disodium edetate, purified water.
Aescin gel action:
Aescin gel in the form of a gel is indicated for topical use, inter alia, in the treatment of injuries and inflammation. The Aescin gel acts anti-oedematous, anti-inflammatory, and also protects venous vessels. It contributes to the normalization of capillary membrane permeability, seals the endothelium of the capillaries and reduces the exudate of the lymph. The gel is well-suited for supportive use in reducing symptoms such as: pain and heaviness of the legs, itching of the skin, swelling of the lower limbs and cramps in the calf muscles occurring in disorders of the venous circulation of the lower limbs. The active substances are escin, heparin and diethylamine salicylate.
Aescin gel Application:
Aescin gel medicinal product indicated for topical use, as an adjunct in the treatment of injuries (contusions, sprains), local inflammation (with swelling or without edema), lower limb veins inflammation, hematomas and swelling after injuries and surgical procedures, back pain with symptoms of root compression spinal nerves.
Aescin gel Additional information:
Keep the product out of reach of children at room temperature. It is recommended to protect against moisture and light. Please discuss with your doctor the possibility of using the gel in pregnant women (II and III trimester) and lactation, however, it is not recommended to use the drug in pregnant women and large areas of the body, in the case of women who are breastfeeding should not apply the drug on the chest . The drug contains methyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 218) and propyl parahydroxybenzoate (E 216) - these ingredients can cause allergic reactions, including late-type reactions.
Aescin gel Contraindications:
Do not use in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug. Do not use below 18 years of age. Do not use in the first trimester of pregnancy. Do not use in cases of chronic kidney disease or kidney failure. Do not use topically on mucous membranes, open wounds, as well as in case of skin necrosis. Do not use on areas of skin that have been exposed to radiation.
Aescin gel Side effects: Adverse reactions
may occur while using the gel, but they will not appear in everyone. Rare: allergic dermatitis (pruritus, rash, erythema, eczema, urticaria); very rare: severe allergic reactions (in some cases with bleeding); tachycardia, hypertension; hypersensitivity reactions; uncommon: dizziness, headache.
Dosage of Aescin gel:
The Aescin gel should be used as directed by your doctor or as recommended in the leaflet. For external use, topically on the skin. Apply 3-5 times a day. Spread a thin layer of gel, then rub. In order to speed up the absorption of the active substance, a massage can be performed before applying the gel.