Neo Décongestine Paste Ds 350 g
Néo Décongestine Paste Ds 350 g
Néo-Décongestine hot & cold is a paste for hot and cold compresses. It is used for the external treatment of muscular and joint rheumatism, bruises, sprains and inflammation of the bursa and tendons.
Swissmedic-approved Patient information
Néo-Décongestine® hot & cold
What is Néo-Décongestine hot & cold and when is it used?
Néo-Décongestine hot & cold is a paste for hot and cold compresses. It is used for the external treatment of muscle and joint rheumatism, bruises, sprains and inflammation of the bursa and tendons.
When should Néo-Décongestine hot & cold not be used? h2>
In the case of known hypersensitivity to an ingredient, in the case of broken skin and in children under 2 years of age.
When should caution be exercised when using Néo-Décongestine hot & cold ?
In children over 2 years of age and patients with kidney problems, only use for a short time and not on large areas.
Inform your doctor, pharmacist or druggist if you
- suffer from other illnesses,
- have allergies or
- take other medicines (including those you bought yourself) or use them externally.
Can Néo-Décongestine hot & cold be used during pregnancy or while breastfeeding?
Néo-Décongestine hot & cold can be used during pregnancy and in during breastfeeding only for a short time, not on large areas and only after consultation with the doctor.
As a precaution, you should avoid taking medicines during pregnancy and breastfeeding or consult the doctor or pharmacist ask for advice.
How to use Néo-Décongestine hot & cold?
Adults and adolescents from 12 years:< /h4>
Cold compresses: for insect bites and sprains.
Hot compresses: for colds, as a neck wrap for a sore throat; for bruises, sprains, strains, joint and muscle pain.
Knead the tube briefly and apply the paste to the skin directly or after heating it for 10 minutes in hot, non-boiling water, cover with a cloth and leave to work ( Use 1-2 times a day). Do not heat the paste in the microwave!
Children from 2 years of age:
Néo-Décongestine hot & cold should only be used on children (from 2 years of age) for a short time and not be applied over a large area.
Stick to the dosage given in the package leaflet or prescribed by your doctor. If you think the medicine is too weak or too strong, talk to your doctor, pharmacist or druggist.
Side effects Néo-Décongestine hot & cold?
No side effects have been observed for Néo-Décongestine hot & cold when used as directed.
If you do notice any side effects, tell your doctor. Pharmacist or druggist.
What else needs to be considered?
Shelf lifeThe medicinal product may only be used up to the end of the period marked "EXP." on the container. designated date.
Store at room temperature (15-25°C) in the original packaging and out of the reach of children. Do not ingest.
Your doctor, pharmacist or druggist can provide you with further information.< /div>
What does Néo-Décongestine hot & cold contain?
1 g of paste contains:
Active ingredients2 mg salicylic acid.
Glycerol (E 422), clay T 80 (kaolin), methyl salicylate, eucalyptus oil, peppermint oil.< /p>
Where can you get Néo-Décongestine hot & cold? What packs are available?
In pharmacies and drugstores, without a doctor's prescription. Tubes with 400 g.
Melisana AG, 8004 Zurich.
This leaflet was last checked by the drug authority (Swissmedic) in July 2012.