Balpic 1mg/g Gel is indicated for insect bites, 1st burns. degree, including solar and in localized symptomatic treatment of eczema and dermatitis with previous medical diagnosis.
Active substances: 1 mg of dimethindene maleate per gram of gel.
Dimethindene maleate is a histamine H1-receptor antagonist. It has a high affinity for these receptors. Considerably reduces capillary hyperpermeability associated with immediate hypersensitivity reactions. When applied topically, dimethindene maleate also has local anesthetic properties. Balpic is effective against itching of various origins and quickly relieves itching and irritation. The gel base facilitates the penetration of the active substance into the skin.
Posology and method of administration:
Balpic should be applied in a thin layer to the affected area and to the area of itchy skin, 2 to 4 times a day.
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