"Levomekol" is available in the form of ointment is white with slight characteristic odor. The ointment is packaged in plastic tubes at 40, 100 and 1000 g. the Drug has anti-inflammatory, regenerating and antimicrobial activity. Frequent use of many antibiotics in the body starts become addicted to it, but will Levomekol" such resistance develops slowly.
Methyluracil, part of the medications, stimulates the cell metabolism, restores tissue and rapidly heals wounds. Also, studies have shown that it is well affects the immune system and raises its level. But the basis of ointment — polyethylene oxide penetrates deep into tissue without damaging the membrane, so the ointment helps with spreading it over the pus.
"Nasal spray" is prescribed for purulent wounds of different nature, including Escherichia coli, Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection. Recommend it to clean wounds from necrotic and purulent masses, to restore the infected tissue and reduce swelling. Doctors prescribe the drug in infectious otitis media and the treatment of boils. Medicine good pulls pus and in most cases leaves no trace of scar.
The missing manual Levomekol"
"Levomekol" strictly applied locally and externally. We must take a sterile gauze wipes or cotton pads impregnated with ointment, apply to cleansed wound and well secure with bandage. If the cavity is filled with pus, that's where the ointment is administered through the drainage tube using a syringe. For this procedure the ointment heated to 40oC. Daily the bandage should be changed until the wound is completely clear of pus.
If the ointment "Levomekol" appointed in infectious inflammation of the mucous membranes and skin, then first, you should clean the affected area and apply the ointment in a thin layer. This should be done twice a day until recovery. The ointment can be applied as an integrated treatment.
In rare cases, the drug can cause allergies such as rashes on the skin due to hypersensitivity to substances in the ointment. Before using the product, be sure to consult with your doctor. From the pharmacy without prescription. The average cost of ointment — from 70 to 100 R. R.
The drug is contraindicated to patients who suffer from high sensitivity to chloramphenicol.
Advice 2: "Levomekol": instructions for use
"Levomekol" - medicament for external use. The drug has antibacterial effect, it helps to restore the structure of damaged tissues.
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.