くすりのしおり

External
Revised: 2/2014

The information on this sheet is based on approvals granted by the Japanese regulatory authority. Approval details may vary by country. Medicines have adverse reactions (risks) as well as efficacies (benefits). It is important to minimize adverse reactions and maximize efficacy. To obtain a better therapeutic response, patients should understand their medication and cooperate with the treatment.
Brand name :
NAPAGELN OINTMENT 3%
 Active ingredient:
Felbinac
 Dosage form:
colorless to slightly yellow transparent ointment, (cap) white
 Print on wrapping:
経皮吸収型鎮痛消炎剤, ナパゲルン軟膏3%, 1g中フェルビナク30mg含有, etc.

Effects of this medicine

After absorbed through the skin, this medicine suppresses the synthesis of prostaglandin related to inflammation to relieve swelling and pain associated with the symptom.
It is usually used to relieve pain/inflammation such as osteoarthritis, myofascial low back pain, frozen shoulder, tendinitis/tenosynovitis, peritendinitis, humeral epicondylitis (such as tennis elbow), muscular pain, and swelling/pain after trauma.

Before using this medicine, be sure to tell your doctor and pharmacist

  • If you have previously experienced any allergic reaction (itch, rash, etc.) to any medicines.
    If you have: aspirin asthma or its past history, bronchial asthma.
  • If you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • If you are taking any other medicinal products. (Some medicines may interact to enhance or diminish medicinal effects. Beware of over-the-counter medicines and dietary supplements as well as other prescription medicines.)

Dosing schedule (How to take this medicine)

  • Your dosing schedule prescribed by your doctor is ((        to be written by a healthcare professional))
  • In general, apply appropriate amount of medicine to the affected area several times a day according to your symptoms. Strictly follow the instructions.
  • Do not apply this medicine to the eye or mucosa. Applying to the injured skin may cause transient smarting or tingling sensation.
  • Do not cover with poorly breathable materials, such as wrap, the affected area after applying this medicine.
  • If you miss a dose, apply a dose as soon as possible.
  • If you accidentally apply more than your prescribed dose, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
  • Do not stop applying this medicine unless your doctor instructs you to do so.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

The most commonly reported adverse reactions include itch, dermatitis, flare, contact dermatitis, stimulating feeling and blister. If any of these symptoms occur, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
The symptoms described below are rarely seen as initial symptoms of the adverse reactions indicated in brackets. If any of these symptoms occur, stop taking this medicine and see your doctor immediately.
  • hives, angioedema (swollen eyelid/lips/tongue), respiratory distress [shock, anaphylaxis]
The above symptoms do not describe all the adverse reactions to this medicine. Consult with your doctor or pharmacist if you notice any symptoms of concern other than those listed above.

Storage conditions and other information

  • Keep out of reach of children. Store away from fire, direct sunlight, heat and moisture. Replace the cap tightly after each using this medicine.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Keywords Search

 

 

 

 

Advanced Search

Browse by drug name A-Z
Browse by drug name A-Z