Do not use Indomethacin ointment in case of:
- Hypersensitivity to the drug or to any of the excipients of the product;
- Hypersensitivity to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs;
- Active peptic ulcer disease, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, coagulopathy.
Please note the following when using this medicinal product:
Indomethacin ointment should not be used in children under 14 years of age due to a lack of sufficient clinical experience.
The product is not applied to open wounds, mucous membranes, oral cavity, eyes. Apply only on unaffected skin.
The use of Indomethacin ointment is not recommended in people with a history of hypersensitivity to food and medication, bronchial asthma, allergic rhinitis or other allergic conditions.
Prolonged use of the product, especially on large areas of skin, should be limited in severe liver and kidney disease.
If the treatment lasts more than 10 days, laboratory control of leukocytes and platelets is required.
- Before taking any medicine, consult your doctor or pharmacist!
- There is no clinical experience demonstrating the safety of Indomethacin ointment in pregnant or during lactation, so long muprilozhenie in these categories of persons are excludes.
Ask your doctor or pharmacist for advice before taking any medicine. There is no clinical experience proving the safety of Indomethacin ointment in pregnant and lactating women, therefore its long-term use in these categories of persons is excluded.
Driving and using machines:
Indomethacin ointment does not affect driving or using machines.
Taking other medicines:
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
There are no data on adverse drug interactions with other topical products. Concomitant use with corticosteroids is not recommended due to the possibility of increased risk of ulceration. When used concomitantly with antibiotics, anticoagulants and antidiabetic agents, it is necessary to monitor the relevant laboratory parameters.
Like all medicines, Inodmethacin ointment has side effects. Tolerance to Indomethacin ointment is usually good. There may be manifestations of hypersensitivity of the skin – itching in the genital area and anus, redness, skin rash, burning at the site of application.
If you notice side effects, please inform your doctor or pharmacist!