Brand Name: Flector Gel
Active Ingredient: Diclofenac Epolamine
When is Flector Gel prescribed for?
Flector Gel is prescribed in rheumatic inflammatory and degenerative diseases.
Also in Sprains, Strains & Contusions.
How should you take Flector Gel?
According to the size of the affected are, apply two to four grams of Flector gel (1-2 fingertips) three or four times daily.
The gel should then be rubbed in gently or massaged into the skin in case of muscular pain.
Flector gel can be used as concomitant therapy with Flector capsule.
When shouldn’t you take Flector Gel?
- Known individual hypersensitivity to Diclofenac, acetylsalicylic acid or other non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (see under side effects), as well as isopropanol or propylene glycol.
- Pregnancy and lactation.
Pregnancy category B: Reproduction studies in animals have shown no risk to the fetus, but controlled studies on pregnant women are not available.
Possible Drug interactions with Flector Gel?
No interactions have been reported to date
Special warnings on Flector Gel:
Flector gel should not be applied onto open wounds (scratches, cuts, .....etc.).
Flector gel should not come into contact with the eyes or the mucous membranes