Do not use Feloran Forte Gel 5% :
- if you are allergic to the active substance or any of the other ingredients of this medicine (listed in section 6);
- if you are hypersensitive to aspirin or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs with a clinical manifestation of an asthma attack, urticaria or allergic rhinitis;
- if you are under 14 years of age;
- in the last three months of pregnancy.
Warnings and precautions:
Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before using Feloran Forte Gel 5%.
If you have a stomach or duodenal ulcer, heart failure (heart disease that can lead to easy fatigue, shortness of breath, swelling of the ankles, etc.), kidney or liver problems.
The gel is applied only on healthy skin (in the absence of open wounds and injuries).
Do not apply to eyes and mucous membranes.
Do not apply under a bandage, do not take orally.
Do not expose the oiled surface of the skin to sunlight.
In case of skin or other signs of hypersensitivity, the drug should be discontinued.
Other medicines and Feloran Forte Gel 5%:
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines.
Interactions with other drugs are unlikely when Feloran Forte Gel 5% is applied to the skin.
Pregnancy and breast-feeding:
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking this medicine. The use of Feloran Forte Gel 5% is not recommended during pregnancy and lactation.
Driving and using machines:
Feloran Forte Gel 5% is applied to the skin. Does not affect the ability to drive and use machines.
Feloran Forte Gel 5% contains propylene glycol, which may be irritating to the skin.
The product contains sodium benzoate as an excipient, which may have a mild irritant effect on the skin, eyes and mucous membranes.
Like all medicines, Feloran Forte Gel 5% can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
- When applied to the skin often (in less than 1 in 10 patients) are possible: redness, itching, rash, eczema, flaking and dry skin.
- In rare cases (less than 1 in 1,000 patients), swelling and blistering of the skin at the application site may occur.
- Very rare (less than 1 in 10,000 patients) – skin rash with blisters filled with pus; allergic reactions with swelling of the face, lips, mouth, tongue or throat, often accompanied by a rash and itching, which may cause difficulty swallowing; wheezing or shortness of breath (asthma symptoms); hypersensitivity of the skin to sun exposure.
If you get any side effects, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.
Store in the original package at a temperature below 25 ° С. Keep out of reach of children. Shelf life after opening the tube – up to 3 months. Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month. Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.