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Logo REPARIL®-Gel

SCHEDULING STATUS:
S1

PROPRIETARY NAME
(and dosage form):

REPARIL®-Gel

COMPOSITION:
100 g contains
Aescin         1,0 g
Diethylamine salicylate         5,0 g

PHARMACOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION:
A.13.9 (Dermatological preparations - special combinations)

PHARMACOLOGICAL ACTION:
Reparil-Gel has analgesic properties.

INDICATIONS:
Symptomatic relief of pain associated with superficial soft tissue injuries, such as certain sports injuries.
Provides temporary relief from the minor pain and stiffness or rheumatism and muscle soreness.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS:
Hypersensitivity to the ingredients. Do not apply to broken skin and excessively raw areas.

DOSAGE AND DIRECTIONS FOR USE:
Unless otherwise directed, a thin layer of the gel should be applied to the skin over the affected area several times daily.

SIDE-EFFECTS AND SPECIAL PRECAUTIONS:
Erythema. Desquamation. Urticaria and angio-neurotic oedema may occur in aspirin sensitive patients following exposure to local application.
Due to its alcohol content, Reparil-Gel should not be applied to areas of eczema or ulceration, nor to skin exposed to therapeutic irradiation, but only to the surrounding parts in order to avoid a possible burning sensation.

KNOWN SYMPTOMS OF OVERDOSAGE AND PARTICULARS OF ITS TREATMENT:
Systemic poisoning may occur from application to very large areas of skin.

IDENTIFICATION:
A transparent, pale yellow, non-greasy, non-staining, alcohol based gel with a characteristic odour.

PRESENTATION:
Tubes of 20 g, 40 g and 100 g.

STORAGE INSTRUCTIONS:
Keep the tube tightly closed. Store at room temperature (below 25°C). Keep out of reach of children.

REGISTRATION NUMBER:
G/13.9/2367

NAME AND BUSINESS ADDRESS OF THE APPLICANT:
BYK MADAUS (PTY) Ltd
2nd Road (Cnr. 16th Road)
Randjespark, 1685 Midrand

DATE OF PUBLICATION OF THIS PACKAGE INSERT:
23 April 1993.

Postal address:
BYK MADAUS (PTY) Ltd.
P.O. Box 3435
1685 Halfway House.

        RPI 06/98/07

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