Thrombophob Gel 25g gets to work quickly to help with inflammation and treat a range of conditions, including varicose veins, external haemorrhoids, bed sores, sprains, burns and more. Is specially formulated to help support the skins connective tissue and its overall healing process. Also helps prevent the formation of keloid scar tissue.
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Thrombophob Muscle and Joint Care Thrombophob Gel 25g
Sanofi Aventis Group.Winthrop Pharmaceuticals.Scheduling status: S1.Proprietary name (and dosage form):Thrombophob gel.Composition:Per 100 g clear gel:Heparin sodium equivalent to heparin - 20 000 i.u.Pharmacological classification:A 13.9 dermatological preparations, special combinations.Pharmacological action:Thrombophob gel is a novel form of heparin therapy for topical application. The glass-clear gel is distinguished, in particular, by its ability to penetrate pathologically altered tissue immediately upon application, without leaving residues or degreasing the skin.The properties and mode of action of natural heparin offers all the prerequisites necessary for effective therapy of thrombophlebitis occuring close to the skin and of other superficial inflammations.Heparin assists in strengthening and supporting the connective tissues. Scar tissue becomes soft and regains elasticity and strength.Heparin also has an antiphlogistic and anti-exudative effect, thus alleviating pain and promoting tissue metabolism and the process of healing.Indications:Circulatory disorders:Superficial phlebitis and thrombophlebitis, varicose veins, indolent ulcers and bed sores, external haemorrhoids.Accidents and injuries:Sprains, strains, contusions and grass burns, haematomas, scar tissue (to prevent formation of keloid tissue).Identification:Clear, transparent gel.Presentation:Tubes of 25 g.Date of publication of this package insert:31 March 1995.
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Dosage and directions for use:Thrombophob gel should be applied in a thin layer to the skin of the affected part and its surrounds, two to three times a day.The gel need not be rubbed or massaged into the skin. It is completely absorbed by the skin in a short time without leaving sticky or greasy residues.The cooling effect of the gel adds to a pleasant sensation when it is applied.
This is a wonder gel. I could not get shoes on with my swolen winter toes. After one week my feet are healed.