Remilax 50mg/g Gel 100g
Non-prescription drug indicated for the local treatment of: mild to moderate muscle pain; bruises; post-traumatic pain; mild to moderate rheumatic pain and mild to moderate joint pain.
Remilax 50mg/g Gel is indicated in adults for the local treatment of: mild to moderate muscle pain; bruises; post-traumatic pain; mild to moderate rheumatic pain (ostearthrosis/osteoarthritis); mild to moderate joint pain; topical treatment of synovitis, arthritis (non-infectious), bursitis, tendinitis; moderate inflammation of musculoskeletal origin, namely post-traumatic or rheumatic origin.
Active substances: 50mg of etofenamate.
Dosage and method of administration:
This medicine is intended for cutaneous application, using a gentle massage to facilitate absorption in the affected region. Remilax should be applied three to four times a day for 14 days, the dose to be applied must correspond to: 5 to 10 cm of Remilax gel, 50 mg/g, Gel. In the case of rheumatic disorders, with longer treatment periods, the number of applications should be reduced to two to three daily applications. Remilax should not be used for more than 14 days for soft tissue injuries and/or rheumatism, or 21 days for arthritis pain, unless recommended by a physician. When used without a prescription, if the patient does not improve within 7 days or becomes worse, consult your doctor. Significant reductions in pain are observed after 3 or 4 days of cutaneous application of Remilax. The use of Remilax in patients with renal or hepatic impairment should be closely monitored due to the possibility of cutaneous absorption of the active substance, etofenamate. Remilax is contraindicated in children.
Hypersensitivity to the active substance(s) or to any of the excipients. Pregnancy; Children; Eczematous surfaces, open wounds, ulcerated or injured areas.
If in doubt or if symptoms persist, consult your doctor or pharmacist.
In accordance with current legislation, non-prescription medicines in Portugal can only be delivered to the municipalities of Maia, Gondomar, Matosinhos, Porto, Santo Tirso, Trofa, Valongo and Vila do Conde. This limitation does not apply to shipments to other Member States of the European Union.