IODEX Oint 28g
Iodine and Iodine releasing agents are widely used as topical broad spectrm antiseptics and as disinfectant and sanitizers. Elemental Iodine was discovered in 1811 and is ablack blue material. Elemental Iodine is highly irritant and corrosive but formulation as an iodophor greatly reduces these unwanted adveres effects. In body Iodine is used in the production of thyroid hormone. When the gland is overactive Iodine is given orally to suppress thyroid function prior to surgical removal of thyroid tissue
Methyl Salicylate 100mg/ml
Methyl Salicylate is used as rubefacient and counter-irritant (local analgesic) for musculo-skeletal pain. It has similar actions, uses and adverse effects similar to aspirin but not used systemically. it is applied to skin in the form of a liniment, ointment or cream; care should be exercised as since salicylte is absorbed through the skin.
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Iodine Compounds, Iodine Compounds are the derivatives of Iodine. It is of Natural origin and belongs to Iodide. It belongs to Minerals and Electrolytes pharmacological group on the basis of mechanism of action and also classified in Antiseptics and Germicides pharmacological group.The Molecular Weight of Iodine is 166.00. Its pKa is Completely Ionized.
Iodine is primarily indicated in conditions like Hyperthyroid crisis, Hyperthyroidism, Sporotrichosis, Thyroid involution induction, Thyrotoxicosis, and can also be given in adjunctive therapy as an alternative drug of choice in Thyroidectomy.
Iodine is known to interact with other drugs, the details of drug interactions is as follows:DrugDetailsSeverityOnsetManagementAmiodarone (HCl)Di-IodohydroxyquinolineLithiumSulphur These interactions are sometimes beneficial and sometimes may pose threats to life. Always consult your physician for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required.
Iodine is contraindicated in conditions like Asthma,Hyperkalaemia,Acne vulgaris,Tuberculosis,Goiter,Hypersensitivity,Bronchitis,Vasculitis,Thomsen's disease.
The severe or irreversible adverse effects of Iodine, which give rise to further complications include Eosinophilia, Eosinophilia, Hypothyroidism, Goitre, Goitre.Iodine produces potentially life-threatening effects which include Neutropenia. which are responsible for the discontinuation of Iodine therapy.The signs and symptoms that are produced after the acute overdosage of Iodine include Vomiting, Diarrhea, Coma, Fever, Delirium, Renal failure, Abdominal pain, Ventricular arrhythmias, Metallic taste, Lactic acidosis.The symptomatic adverse reactions produced by Iodine are more or less tolerable and if they become severe, they can be treated symptomatically, these include Headache, Skin rashes, Urticaria, Arthralgia, Sneezing, Salivation, Conjunctivitis, Bronchitis, Enlargement of salivary gland, Vasculitis, Coryza, Iodine toxicity, Skin rashes.
Drug should not be given to Pregnant Mothers, Cardiac / Hypertensive Patients, and Neonates.If prescribing authority justifies the benefits of the drug against the possible damages he/she should reevaluate them and consult the reference material and previous studies.
Observed patients closely for acute iodide toxicity, if symptoms appear discontinue the therapy. It should be used with caution in patient with hyperthyroidism, cardiac disease or renal (kidney) impairment. Prolong use during pregnancy is not advised.
Soln Store in a well closed container, Between 15ï¿½C-25ï¿½C.
|0.086 mg/ kg||0.086 (0.086)||8 hourly||PO|
|0.1 to 0.3 %||0.2 (0.2)||As recommended.||PO||Should be taken with water or milk.|
|0.1 to 0 ml||0.05 (0.05)||As recommended.|
Methyl Salicylate 100mg/ml
. It is of Synthetic origin. . The Molecular Weight of Methyl Salicylate is 152.15.
Methyl Salicylate is primarily indicated in conditions like Musculoskeletal disorders, Peripheral vascular disease, Respiratory tract infections, Soft tissue disorders.
No data regarding the interactions of Methyl Salicylate was found.
Methyl Salicylate is contraindicated in conditions like Haemophilia,Pregnancy,Lactation,Gastrointestinal hemorrhage.
The symptomatic adverse reactions produced by Methyl Salicylate are more or less tolerable and if they become severe, they can be treated symptomatically, these include Irritative skin reactions, Skin ulcers, Stinging of skin.
Drug should not be given to Paediatrics, Pregnant Mothers, and Neonates.If prescribing authority justifies the benefits of the drug against the possible damages he/she should reevaluate them and consult the reference material and previous studies.
Methyl salisylate should be used with caution in patients with any pre-existing illness or any allergy especially to aspirin or aspirin-like products. This should be used only if clearly needed during pregnancy or lactation.
Cream, Oint Store Below 40ï¿½C.
|1 layer||1 (1)||As recommended.||Topical||Do not cover with a tight bandage or use with a heating pad as this may cause skin damage.|