EGFLAM GEL(TOPICAL) is a combination of Diclofenac, Menthol, Methyl Salicylate, and Oleum Lini which belongs to the group of medicines called Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drug (NSAID), Cooling agents, Analgesics and Emollient respectively. It is used to relieve pain, swelling and inflammation due to musculoskeletal disorders such as sprains, strains, tendonitis, bursitis, hand, neck and shoulder pain, sciatica, muscle stiffness, joint pain, back ache and lumbago.
Avoid exposure to sunlight after applying EGFLAM GEL(TOPICAL). It is not recommended for use in patients who have gastrointestinal bleeding, hepatic porphyria, fluid retention, heart failure, and hypertension. Before using EGFLAM GEL(TOPICAL) inform your doctor if you have anemia and asthma. EGFLAM GEL(TOPICAL) is not recommended for use in women who are pregnant, especially in the third trimester of pregnancy and it should be used with caution in breastfeeding women.
Caution must be exercised while using EGFLAM GEL(TOPICAL) in elderly patients. The most common side effects of using EGFLAM GEL(TOPICAL) are skin irritation, redness of the skin, rashes, dermatitis, burning or stinging sensation at the site of application. Consult your doctor’s advice if any of these above side effects worsen or persists for a longer duration.