Nimuflex 1% Gel 30gm

Pain relief
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INTRODUCTION

NIMUFLEX 1% contain nimesulide which belongs to a group of medicine called non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID). It is used for symptomatic relief of pain associated with sprains and acute traumatic tendinitis. It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling) in the skin. Check the label for directions before use. For external use only. This medicine should not be allowed to come into contact with the eyes or mucous membranes. In case of accidental contact wash your eyes immediately with water. It should not be used with occlusive dressings.

This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children under 12 years. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine. The most common side effects are itching, erythema.

USES OF NIMUFLEX 1%

  • Used for symptomatic relief of pain associated with sprains and acute traumatic tendinitis

HOW NIMUFLEX 1% WORKS

NIMUFLEX 1% works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling) in the skin.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

Always use NIMUFLEX 1% exactly as your doctor has told you. Check the label for directions before use. For external use only.

SIDE EFFECTS OF NIMUFLEX 1%

COMMON

  • itching
  • erythema

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Itching:

Apply a cold, wet cloth, or ice pack on the itching area. Take an oatmeal bath. Moisturize your skin. Apply cooling agents such as menthol or calamine.

Erythema (skin redness):

Cold water helps to bring the redness down. Apply aloe vera and cucumber to ease the redness.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

NIMUFLEX 1% is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary (last 3 months of pregnancy). Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

NIMUFLEX 1% is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

No studies on the effect of NIMUFLEX 1% on the ability to drive and use machines have been performed.

KIDNEY

NIMUFLEX 1% should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

NIMUFLEX 1% should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take NIMUFLEX 1% if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to nimesulide or any other ingredients in this medicine.

LUNGS

NIMUFLEX 1% is not recommended in patients with active lung diseases (bronchospasm). Before taking, discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

HEART DISEASE

NIMUFLEX 1% should be used with caution in patients suffering from active heart diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

  • broken or denuded skin or in the presence of local infection
  • should not be applied to skin wounds or open injuries
  • gastrointestinal bleeding, active or suspected peptic ulcer
  • severe coagulation disorders

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor about all the medicines you use, including prescription and non-prescription medicines and herbal supplements.

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Nimesulide
Pharmacological Category :   Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
Therapeutic Indication :   Symptomatic relief of pain associated with sprains and acute traumatic tendinitis
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, capsule, Injection, Oral drops, Gel, Suspension

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT NIMUFLEX 1%

Is NIMUFLEX 1% safe?

Yes, it is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.

Does NIMUFLEX 1% contain sulphur?

No, it does not contain sulphur.

Can NIMUFLEX 1% cause itching?

Yes, this medicine may cause itching in some individuals. Apply a cold, wet cloth, or ice pack on the itching area. Take an oatmeal bath. Moisturize your skin. Apply cooling agents such as menthol or calamine.

REFERENCES

1. KD Tripathi. Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs and Antipyretic-Analgesics. Essentials of Medical Pharmacology. Seventh Edition, 2013. Page - 203-204.

2. Hakan Ergün 1, Duygu Külcü, Sehim Kutlay, Hatice Bodur, Faik Cankat Tulunay. Efficacy and safety of topical nimesulide in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov.Oct 2007. [Accessed 28 Jan 2021] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/17921791/

PRODUCT DETAILS

    Net Qty
    1 N
    Item Weight
    40 g
    Ingredient
    NIMESULIDE 1%
    Hsn Code
    30043110
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