The drug "Aertal": reviews of patients and recommendations of doctors
Pain in the joints is a common ailment thattoday even young people are concerned. However, busy with family and career, many people turn to the doctor rarely, preferring self-treatment. One of the most common drugs that are used to reduce pain - cream and tablets "Aertal". The testimonies of patients with whom this remedy has helped, usually serve as a tacit recommendation for those who want to get rid of the illness without visiting the doctor. This is extremely dangerous! Aceclofenac (this is the name of the active substance and the international name of the drug) has many contraindications. Self-use of it can harm the body, which will not be corrected.
The drug "Aeralt". Indications for use
The medication is marketed in the form of a cream andtablets. What is the purpose of the "Airtal" cream? Experts say that it helps with bruises, sprains, dislocations. It also helps in more serious cases: relieves pain with myositis, tendosinovitis, polyarthritis. Tablets are more often prescribed for different types of arthritis. They relieve inflammation in juvenile, rheumatoid, gouty, psoriatic arthritis, spondylo- and osteoarthrosis. The medicine not only reduces inflammation, but also reduces fever, has an anesthetic effect.
The "Airtal" tablets. Instructions
The price of the drug is another reason for some patients to buy it without prescribing a doctor.60 tablets (0.1) are within five hundred rubles. But this is not a reason for self-treatment! A medicine intended for symptomatic treatment can be recommended only by a specialist. If the doctor does not prescribe a special course, the tablets are taken according to the instructions: on the pill morning and evening. It should be remembered that some aceclofenac causes nausea or vomiting, so it should be washed down with plenty of water.
The cream is applied to sore spots three times a day. A small pea is the dose for one affected area. What is the risk of an overdose of the drug "Aeralt"? The doctors' comments warn that even the cream can cause nausea and vomiting, increased convulsive readiness, allergic reactions. Overdose of tablets is even more dangerous.
Overdose and side effects
How is the overdose of the "Airtal" tablets manifested? Comments of doctors warn: if the dose even slightly exceeded the norm, then there may be:
- Violations of the central nervous system: dizziness, convulsions, hyperventilation, headache.
- Disorders from the digestive system: vomiting, nausea, sharp pains in the abdomen.
If, after taking the medicine, such abnormalities occur, the patient should be given coal and urgently called a doctor.
Among the side effects can be observed:
- Gastric bleeding, ulceration.
- Stomatitis, hepatitis, pancreatitis.
- Drowsiness or insomnia, increased excitement or inhibition, tremor, panic attacks, paresthesia.
- Tachycardia, congestion in the heart.
- All kinds of allergies.
Drugs are almost never prescribed for older people, adolescents, nursing mothers. It is contraindicated for people suffering from gastric problems, kidney disease and other internal organs.