The medicine Ungapiven refers to analgesic and anti-inflammatory drugs.
Indications of the ungapiven
The administration of the medicine Ungapiven is possible with such diseases:
arthritis (except acute stage);
arthrosis (age-related changes in cartilaginous tissue);
osteochondrosis (dystrophic changes in cartilage);
radiculitis (inflammation of the intervertebral nerve roots);
Myalgia (pain in the muscles);
myositis (inflammation of skeletal muscles);
The drug Ungapiven is a gray or yellowish ointment, which contains bee venom in combination with polyethylene oxide.
The external means is packed in aluminum tubes to 30 g.
In addition, Ungapiven is produced in tablets for the preparation of an external solution.
Ungapiven has analgesic and anti-inflammatory ability. Pharmacological properties of the drug have not been studied in more detail.
The kinetic properties of Ungapiven have not been studied.
Use of the ungapiven during pregnancy
Ungapiven is contraindicated during pregnancy and breastfeeding, due to insufficient information about the pharmacological properties of the drug.
Ungapiven can not be appointed:
with acute inflammatory processes, tuberculosis;
dermatitis and other skin lesions at the site of ointment application;
with decompensation of the kidneys;
with severe liver damage;
with a high likelihood of allergy to the drug.
Caution should be observed when using the drug in childhood and the elderly.
Side effects of the ungapiven
Side effects when using the drug Ungapiven can be detected only in the form of allergic reactions, which are expressed in the form of urticaria, swelling of the skin, redness, itching.
Dosing and administration
Ungapiven is intended only for surface use. The agent is spread with a small layer on the surface of the skin (previously washed and dried). With light massage movements, the ointment is rubbed into the skin. Treatment schedule - up to 3 times a day, for 7-30 dney.Posle application of the drug should wash your hands with warm water and detergent. Ungapiven tablets can be used for physiotherapy, namely for electrophoresis. Before the procedure, the tablet is diluted in distilled water (1:20). The introduction is carried out from two poles, with a current strength of 10 mA. The duration of the session is up to 10 minutes. Electrophoresis is repeated every day, or every other day. Duration of therapy - up to 20 sessions.
The cases of excessive exposure of the drug Ungapiven to the body are not fixed.
Interactions with other drugs
It is undesirable to use a combination of external drugs on one part of the body at a time.
Ungapiven's ointment is stored in a cool place, away from food and from children's access.
The shelf life of Ungiven Uintment is up to 2 years, tablets - up to 3 years.