"Revma-gel" preparation: instructions for use and reviews
Homeopathy is often used in the treatment of simple diseases that do not threaten human life. So, with various pathologies of joints and muscles, doctors prescribe to patients a drug "Revma-gel", which has a minimum of contraindications and side effects. We will tell you more about the tool in this article.
Indications for use
The drug is used as an aid in general therapy aimed at treating problems of the musculoskeletal system. These include rheumatic diseases of muscles and joints. It can also be used in attacks of lumbago, which are characterized by sharp intense pain in the lumbar region. Often, "Revma-gel" is used by athletes who can not use strong pain medications. It eliminates unpleasant sensations in myalgia, tension or stretching of the muscles. The drug also works well against arthritis.
Form and composition of the drug
The drug consists entirely of homeopathic remedies. Its main active ingredients are tinctures of poison ivy( toxicodendron rooting) and Ledum( lepidum).Both are contained in the amount of 0.5 g. Another important substance is the homeopathic tincture of comfrey for external use( Symphytum).Its mass is 1 g. The gel also contains auxiliary substances: carbomer, purified water and sodium hydroxide solution.
Homeopathic remedy is available as a gel for external use. It is transparent, so it is easy to apply to the skin and quickly absorbed. Has a tan color. The drug is sold in aluminum tubes weighing 50 grams, packed in cardboard boxes. The production of medicines is handled by the German company DHU."Revma-gel" can be stored for 5 years, but after opening the package it can only be used for half a year. You can buy the drug without a doctor's prescription.
"Revma-gel": instructions for use
To relieve tension in joints and muscles, the gel needs to be applied in a thin layer to a painful place. Then you need to rub it a little over the skin and leave it absorbed. As a rule, you need to use the gel 3 times a day. The age of the patient does not affect the dosage of the drug. Since the drug does not contain heavy substances in its composition, it can be used for a long time. The agent does not affect the reaction rate of the patient when driving.
With care "Revma-gel" should be consumed in women during pregnancy or lactation. Before admission, be sure to consult your homeopath and your doctor. Typically, specialists prescribe the gel only when the benefits of using the medicine exceed the possible risk for the child.
Contra-indications, possible side effects and overdose
The drug "Revma-gel" reviews are called sparing agents, with virtually no contraindications. It can not be used to treat children under 1 year of age due to the presence of poison ivy in the tincture. For the same reason, it is not recommended to take the gel to people suffering from high sensitivity to any components of the drug. Cases of overdose in practice have not yet been found, but if you find any unpleasant symptoms that began with the treatment of gel, it is better to stop taking it and consult a doctor.
No side effects are encountered with the use of the gel. Rarely on the skin of a patient may develop allergic reactions, for example, a rash or severe itching. When treated with homeopathy, there is a risk of temporary worsening of the condition due to the components of the drug.
A qualitative but expensive remedy called "Revma-gel" reviews. India, as users say, produces a similar product called "Rheumatil-gel," but it has nothing to do with the described homeopathic remedy. Patients believe that this medicine perfectly copes with the elimination of pain symptoms with non-serious stretching of the muscles. Among its advantages can be identified and the natural composition, which allows the use of the drug in the treatment of young children. However, now it is very difficult to acquire, because it practically does not occur in pharmacies. In addition, the minus is its high cost.
Although the drug is a gentle remedy, it can only be taken after consultation with a specialist. Do not replace traditional medicines with homeopathy, but use it only as an aid in complex therapy.