Ugrin is an external medication consisting of herbal ingredients. Tincture Ugrin has a significant antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory and restoring effect, while it has no damaging effect on the nearest healthy tissues. During the use of the medication, there is no drying of the skin, redness, itching.
However, the mechanism of the therapeutic effect of this phytopreparation can be briefly described, since it is based on the total action of the substances of medicinal plants that make up its composition: chamomile, yarrow, calendula, tansy, peppermint, lavender and celandine.
Azulene and salicylic acid chamomile, chamazulum yarrow, phytoncides and succinic acid celandine are known for their antibacterial and anti-inflammatory effects. Bacteriostatic activity is possessed by terpents, flavonoids and organic carboxylic acids of calendula and tansy. The coumarin metabolite umbelliferone contained in lavender disrupts the integrity of the outer membrane of cells of such gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria as Streptococcus epidermidis, Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus aureus, Propionibacterium acnes, Clostridium perfringes, Candida albicans, and others.
Compounds of chlorogenic acid, which are present in significant quantities in mint leaves, reduce the activity of cellular enzymes that provide the synthesis of structural elements of many strains of bacteria. Antiseptic, astringent and drying effect of zinc compounds, which are rich in these plants.
The mechanism of the action of the Ugrin gel, which is made on the basis of the Ugrin tincture, is enhanced by the introduction of the antiseptic drug chlorhexidine (active against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria Treponema pallidum, Chlamydia spp., Ureaplasma spp., Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Gardnerella vaginalis and herpes virus), and preservatives-antiseptic nipagin and nipazal.