In the "Levomekol" includes two active ingredients: chloramphenicol and methyluracil. One gram of "Levomecol" contains 40 mg of methyluracil and 7.5 mg of chloramphenicol. Chloramphenicol has an antibacterial effect. Methyluracil accelerates wound healing and tissue regeneration. It also stimulates the immune system, promotes production of interferon, which has antiviral action.
"Nasal spray" is used for the treatment of purulent wounds, traumatic injuries of joints, purulent inflammation. The tool is used for terminating the inflammatory process, cleaning the wound of pus and necrotic masses, removal of pathogenic germs and for relieving edema. The drug is used for burns 2 and 3 degrees, for the treatment of boils and other purulent skin diseases, trophic ulcers. As the prevention of ointment is applied on cuts, wounds, joints, eczema, calluses, sores to reduce healing time and prevent infection.
When using the "Levomekol" you can not use other external medicines.
Instructions for use "Levomekol"
To use apply a thin layer of ointment to the surface of the affected area of skin, cover it tightly coiled in several layers of sterile gauze or a clean cloth. Provide treatment of infected wounds 1-2 times daily until wound cleansing from pus (5-10 days).
For the treatment of small area burns, apply ointment on a sterile gauze and apply it to the damaged area. Patch burn superimposed on the day. If necessary, change it more often, but no more than five times a day. "Nasal spray" applied to heal the surface of wound burn (5-14 days). Before processing "Levomekol" burn you want to rinse in cold water.
Ointment can treat festering pimples, they need to be lubricated "Levomekol" for the night. After opening the pimple it is recommended to apply the drug on the skin. More methods and indications "Levomekol" described in the annotation to the drug.
Side effects, contraindications "Levomekol"
"Nasal spray" is moreactually drug, it has very few side effects. The drug can cause allergic reactions in the place of its application, they are expressed in redness, rash and itching, hives. Cases of overdose have not been identified.
Contraindication to the use of the ointment "Levomekol" - the presence of hypersensitivity to the drug components.
In case of accidental contact "Levomekol" on the mucous membranes and the eyes, they should rinse with plenty of running water. In case of ingestion of the drug is necessary to wash out the stomach and take activated carbon. "Nasal spray" can be used if necessary during pregnancy and lactation. Because "Levomekol" absolutely safe, allowed its application in children of any age, including newborns.