BRAND NAME: NIFOXIDE-PLUS
COMPOSITION: Diclofenac diethylamine IP 1.16% w/w Wq. To Diclofenac sodium 1.00% w/w Thiocolchicoside IP 0.125% w/w Linseed Oil BP 3.00% w/w Methyl salicylate IP 10.00% w/w Menthol IP 5.00% w/w Benzyl alchol IP 1.00% w/w
Diclofenac Thiocolchicoside Linseed Oil Methyl Salicylate and Menthol Gel are used to combat pain in conditions like low back pain, frozen shoulder, spondylitis, sprains, and strain. This combination mediation is composed of Diclofenac, Linseed Oil, Methyl Salicylate, Thiocolchicoside, and Menthol. Diclofenac is in a class of drugs known as NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs) that functions by inhibiting the release of chemical messengers responsible for causing inflammation and pain (redness and swelling). Thiocolchicoside is a muscle relaxant that acts on the centers of the spinal cord and brain to relieve muscle spasms or muscle stiffness, alleviate pain, and improve muscle movement.
Linseed Oil possesses anti-inflammatory properties that lower inflammation in arthritis. Methyl Salicylate and Menthol Gel are used as topical analgesics that first cool the skin and warm it up. The cooling and warming up action interrupts the pain signal transmission through nerves. An individual patient should use Diclofenac Thiocolchicoside Linseed Oil Methyl Salicylate and Menthol Gel in the dose and duration advised by the healthcare provider for the best possible effects. In addition, one should use this medicine after reading the medication guide and patient instructions to attain the best effects. Aside from that, this medicine is not for the skin that has infections, cuts, or rashes.
The dosage of this medication is based on the severity of the pain, medical condition, and response to the treatment. Hence, increasing or decreasing the dose is not recommended. You should use this medicine as prescribed by the healthcare professional. In addition, you should not use this medicine more than prescribed as it will not work faster but may increase the side effects. Further, if you want to be on the safe side, consider following the below-listed points.
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With the above-listed points in mind, use Diclofenac Thiocolchicoside Linseed Oil Methyl Salicylate and Menthol Gel. Additionally, you can read the medication guide and the leaflet for more information regarding this.
While using Diclofenac Thiocolchicoside Linseed Oil Methyl Salicylate and Menthol Gel, an individual patient may experience application site reactions. Though those adverse reactions are mild, you don’t have to be worried about them. However, if you notice any rare side effects or persistent problems, inform your healthcare provider.