Following application of 4 g of the drug masteron to the skin the maximum concentration of piroxicam in the systemic circulation . Pain syndrome: ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile chronic arthritis, tendonitis, tenosynovitis, shoulder-shoulder syndrome; sports injuries (bruises, sprains, ligament damage).
- hypersensitivity to piroxicam or any other components of the drug;
- hypersensitivity to aspirin or other NSAIDs;
- pregnancy (III trimester);
- renal failure;
- age up to 14 years.Precautions
bronchial asthma, allergic rhinitis, recurrent nasal polyposis, and paranasal sinuses, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or chronic lung infections.Pregnancy and lactation
Be used with caution during the I and II trimester of pregnancy.
Piroxicam in small quantities can penetrate into breast milk, therefore not recommended to use the drug during lactation.Dosage and administration:
Outwardly. Adults and children over 14 years: 1 g of gel (about the size of a hazelnut) 3-4 times a day. The gel should be applied to the skin over the affected area and gently rub in.
Duration of treatment depends on the severity of symptoms and an average of 2-3 weeks with tendinitis, tenosynovitis, and of shoulder syndrome; 1 -2 weeks sports injuries.
- Local skin masteron irritation (inflammation, redness, hives, itching, peeling);
- local allergic reaction.Overdose
In applying the drug in doses exceeding recommended in individual cases does not exclude the occurrence of systemic side effects: headache; disorders of the gastrointestinal tract (nausea, epigastric pain);shortness of breath.
describes a single case of interstitsialnoogo jade with functional renal failure, and nephrotic syndrome.
In case of overdose symptoms drug should be discontinued and seek medical advice. Treatment: symptomatic.Interaction with other drugs
is not known.Cautions
Patients suffering from bronchial asthma, allergic rhinitis, recurrent nasal polyposis, and paranasal sinuses, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease or chronic lung infections tend to be more sensitive to the use of NSAIDs. These patients may become more frequent asthma attacks appear angioedema and urticaria. Do not apply the gel to the damaged skin, including open wounds. Avoid contac masteron with eyes.
Effects on ability to drive and use machines
is not known.
Gel for external application of 0.5%. 35 g or 50 g of aluminum into a tube which is closed with a plastic cap for a membrane punch Tuba with instructions for use placed in a cardboard box.
The temperature is not above 25 ° C, out of reach of children. The shelf life of 5 years, 6 months from the date of opening of the tube.
Do not use after the expiration date printed on the package.