Solution "Dimexide": instructions for use
The tool "Dimexide" refers to the group of synthetic drugs with pronounced anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antibacterial properties and intended for outdoor use. This medicine is most widely used; it has fibrinolytic and moderate antiseptic effects, with joint and muscle pain, as well as in the field of dermatology. The basis of the action of the drug "Dimexide" are inactivation of hydroxyl-type radicals, inhibition of the process of carrying out nociceptive impulses, stimulation of metabolic processes directly in the focus of inflammation, as well as inhibition of antagonism against prostaglandin E1, bradykinin and histamine effects. Separately, it should be noted that this antibacterial agent very quickly penetrates mucous surfaces and skin, thus significantly increasing the susceptibility of microflora to antibiotics.If we talk about the pharmacokinetics of the drug "Dimexide", the instruction to which is necessarily attached, then after local application to the skin, it enters the plasma after 5 minutes after application. The highest concentration in the blood is noted after four to six hours, and the half-life varies from eleven to fourteen hours.
Features of the release and composition of drugs
This antibacterial drug is produced in the form of a colorless solution, placed in vials of fifty or one hundred milliliters. As an active ingredient, this anti-inflammatory agent contains dimethyl sulfoxide.
Scope of solution
Use the drug "Dimeksid" instruction advises for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis, arthropathy, ankylosing spondylitis and radiculitis. In addition, this tool is actively used for deforming osteoarthrosis, osteomyelitis and sprains. For the treatment of inflammatory edema and bruises, the Dimexide solution is also excellent. The composition of the drug allows it to be used for infiltrates (including traumatic), purulent wounds, abscesses, eczema and burns.Also, this antibacterial agent is often prescribed for the treatment of pulpitis, periodontitis, erysipelas, periodontitis, inflammation of the salivary glands, erythema nodosum, pyoderma, thrombophlebitis and streptoderma. Finally, the instruction recommends the use of the drug "Dimexide" for furunculosis, trophic ulcer, scleroderma, folliculitis, acne, and for the purpose of preserving so-called skin homotransplants.
List of main contraindications
Experts do not recommend to prescribe this remedy in cases of glaucoma, cataracts, cardiovascular insufficiency, angina pectoris and severe atherosclerosis. In case of hypersensitivity to dimethyl sulfoxide, coma and stroke, you should also not use the drug "Dimexide". Contraindications include pronounced disorders in the kidneys and liver, pregnancy, breastfeeding period and children age (up to twelve years).