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Revised: 4/2007

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 :
MS COOL SHIPPU "TAKAMITSU"
 Active ingredient:
Methyl salicylate
dl-camphor
l-menthol
 Dosage form:
white plaster cataplasm
 Print on wrapping:

Effects of this medicine

This medicine cools the affected area with inflammation, and eases the pain/inflammation.
It is usually used to relieve inflammation/pain caused by sprain, bruise, muscle pain, joint pain, fracture.

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

  • If you ever experienced any allergic reaction (itch, rash etc.) to any medicine.
  • 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))
  • General dosage regimen: Remove the adhesive plastic sheet and apply to the affected area once or twice daily. Strictly follow the instructions of your doctor/pharmacist.
  • Wipe off sweat/moisture on your skin before applying.
  • Remove the plaster more than 30 minutes before taking a bath, and do not apply immediately after taking a bath.
  • Avoid applying to injured area, mucous membrane, area with eczema/rash and eyes or around eyes.
  • Do not touch the area of mucous membrane around eyes/nose/lips with your hand after using this cataplasm.
  • If you missed a dose, use as soon as possible.
  • If you used too much of this medicine (more than ordered), check with your doctor/pharmacist.
  • Do not stop using this medicine without the instructions of your doctor.

Precautions while taking this medicine

Possible adverse reactions to this medicine

Common side effects are reported as below. If any of them occurs, check with your doctor/pharmacist: redness, rash, swelling, etc.
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.
No pertinent entries.
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 the reach of children. Store away from direct sunlight, heat and moisture. Seal the opening of the bag securely after using.
  • Discard the remainder. Do not store them.

For healthcare professional use only : Day Month Year

For further information, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.