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Diclosys Gel 30 gm

Manufacturer/Marketer

Systacare Remedies

Consume Type

TOPICAL

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Product Details

About Diclosys Gel 30 gm

Diclosys Gel 30 gm belongs to the class of medications called topical analgesics primarily used to relieve acute musculoskeletal pain and osteoarthritis. It effectively reduces pain, swelling, and joint stiffness, thereby improving your ability to move and flex the joint. Osteoarthritis is a long term musculoskeletal joint disorder that causes damage to the cartilage and surrounding tissues characterized by pain, swelling, stiffness, and loss of function.

Diclosys Gel 30 gm contains diclofenac, linseed oil, methyl salicylate, and menthol. Diclofenac and methyl salicylate work by lowering hormones in the body that cause inflammation and pain. Linseed oil inhibits inflammatory mediators like leukotrienes, thereby reducing inflammation. Menthol is a soothing and cooling agent which provides a cooling sensation by dilating the blood vessels. Together, Diclosys Gel 30 gm helps relieve mild to moderate pain in musculoskeletal and joint conditions.

Diclosys Gel 30 gm is only for external use. Use Diclosys Gel 30 gm for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you based on your medical condition. In some cases, you may experience common side effects such as itching, irritation, redness, and burning sensation at the application site. The majority of these side effects do not necessitate medical attention and will subside gradually over time. However, if you are experiencing these side effects regularly, you should consult your doctor.

Please do not use Diclosys Gel 30 gm without doctor advice if you had a skin reaction or irritation to any medicine. Consult your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not use Diclosys Gel 30 gm in more than prescribed doses or longer duration as it may cause adverse effects. Keep your doctor informed about your health condition and all the medicines to rule out any side effects. Do not take any other NSAID's for pain relief along with Diclosys Gel 30 gm unless prescribed. Diclosys Gel 30 gm is not recommended for children below 14years as safety and efficacy have not been established.

Uses of Diclosys Gel 30 gm

Pain relief

Medicinal Benefits

Diclosys Gel 30 gm is a combination of four drugs: Diclofenac, Linseed Oil, Methyl Salicylate, and Menthol. Diclofenac and Methyl Salicylate are non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) which work by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation. Linseed oil possesses an anti-inflammatory action that inhibits inflammatory mediators like leukotrienes, thereby reducing inflammation. Menthol is a soothing and cooling agent which provides a cooling sensation by dilating the blood vessels, followed by an analgesic effect. It also enhances the penetration of drugs. Together, Diclosys Gel 30 gm helps relieve mild to moderate pain in musculoskeletal and joint conditions.

Directions for Use

Gel/Cream/Ointment: Diclosys Gel 30 gm is only for external use. Take a small amount of Diclosys Gel 30 gm on the fingertip and apply it as a thin layer on the clean and dry affected area as prescribed by your doctor. Avoid contact of the Diclosys Gel 30 gm with the nose or eyes. In case of accidental contact with these areas, rinse with water thoroughly. Wash your hands before and after using Diclosys Gel 30 gm if your hands are not the affected area to prevent the spread of infection.Spray: It is only for external use. Check the label for directions before using the spray. Shake well before each use. Spray the contents from a 5cm distance on the affected area.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Diclosys Gel 30 gm

  • Itching
  • Irritation
  • Redness
  • Burning sensation

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Diclosys Gel 30 gm if you are allergic to any of its contents. Keep your doctor informed about your health condition and all the medicines you take to rule out any side effects. Do not use Diclosys Gel 30 gm if you experience asthma, urticaria or allergy after taking a pain killer. Do not take any other pain killers for pain relief along with Diclosys Gel 30 gm unless prescribed. Consult your doctor before starting Diclosys Gel 30 gm if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Diclosys Gel 30 gm is not recommended for children below 14years as the safety and effectiveness have not been established.

Drug Interactions

Drug-Drug Interactions: Diclosys Gel 30 gm may have interaction with pain killer medicines (e.g. aspirin), blood thinners or anticoagulant medicines (e.g. warfarin), and medicines used for the treatment of venous thrombosis (e.g. anisindione, dicumarol).

Drug-Food Interactions: No interactions found/established.

Drug-Disease Interactions: Inform your doctor if you have had asthma, urticaria (a skin reaction), renal dysfunction or impairment, heart failure, hypertension, and coagulation problems.

Drug-Drug Interactions Checker List:

  • ASPIRIN
  • WARFARIN
  • ANISINDIONE
  • DICUMAROL
  • Safety Advice

    • Safety Warning

      Alcohol

      caution

      It is unknown whether it is safe to consume alcohol with Diclosys Gel 30 gm. However, it is advisable not to take or limit alcohol as a precautionary measure.

    • Safety Warning

      Pregnancy

      unsafe

      Diclosys Gel 30 gm should only be used under medical advice during the first six months of pregnancy. Diclosys Gel 30 gm must not be used during the last three months of pregnancy, as it could harm the unborn child or cause problems at delivery.

    • Safety Warning

      Breast Feeding

      caution

      Consult your doctor before using Diclosys Gel 30 gm; your doctor will decide whether Diclosys Gel 30 gm can be used by breastfeeding mothers or not.

    • Safety Warning

      Driving

      safe if prescribed

      Diclosys Gel 30 gm has negligible influence on driving or using machines.

    • Safety Warning

      Liver

      caution

      Please consult your doctor if you have a liver impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Kidney

      caution

      Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

    • Safety Warning

      Children

      unsafe

      Diclosys Gel 30 gm is not recommended for children below 14 years as the safety and effectiveness were not established.

    Habit Forming

    No

    Diet & Lifestyle Advise

    • Exercising regularly helps in muscle stretching so that they are less likely to spasm, tear and sprain. Mild exercises such as jogging and walking are helpful for muscle stretching.
    • Massages can also be helpful.
    • Avoid freezing and hot temperatures.
    • Avoid wearing tight-fitting clothes; instead, wear loose garments.
    • Rest well, get plenty of sleep.
    • To avoid developing pressure sores, change your position at least every two hours.
    • Hot or cold therapy can help treat muscle spasms. Apply an ice-pack or hot-pack on the muscle for 15-20minutes.
    • Stay hydrated, drink plenty of water.

    Special Advise

    • Do not apply on open wounds, cuts, abrasions or infected wounds.
    • Do not use any bandages after application of Diclosys Gel 30 gm unless suggested by your doctor.
    • Avoid contact of Diclosys Gel 30 gm with eyes and mucous membranes. If contact occurs wash with water immediately

    Other Information (DIC0453)

    This item is Not Returnable.

    Expires on or after - Sep-23

    Patients Concern

    Disease/Condition Glossary

    Musculoskeletal pain: Musculoskeletal pain affects the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves. It can be acute or chronic, can be localized or widespread. The pain can be mild or severe enough to interfere with your daily routine. Musculoskeletal pain could occur due to arthritis, osteoporosis, fractures, dislocations, and problems with the bone structure or injury to the bones, joints, tendons, muscles and ligaments. Symptoms of musculoskeletal pain include stiffness, swelling, redness, weakness, muscle spasms or twitching, trouble moving the affected area, soreness, cracking or popping sound at the joints.

    Osteoarthritis: Osteoarthritis is a long term musculoskeletal joint disorder that causes damage to the cartilage and surrounding tissues characterized by pain, swelling, stiffness, and loss of function. This joint disorder becomes common with ageing and wear and tear of joints.

    FAQs

    Diclosys Gel 30 gm contains Diclofenac, Linseed Oil, Methyl Salicylate, and Menthol. Diclofenac and Methyl Salicylate work by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation. Linseed oil inhibits inflammatory mediators like leukotrienes, thereby reducing inflammation. Menthol provides a cooling sensation by dilating the blood vessels. Together, Diclosys Gel 30 gm helps provide relief from mild to moderate pain in musculoskeletal and joint conditions.

    Avoid concomitant use of Diclosys Gel 30 gm with other topical products such as cosmetics, sunscreens, lotions, moisturisers, insect repellent creams and other gels.

    Do not apply external heat or cover the treated skin with dressings after applying Diclosys Gel 30 gm. Avoid wearing clothes or gloves for at least 10minutes after applying Diclosys Gel 30 gm.

    Diclosys Gel 30 gm should not be used on broken or open wounds, infections, or severely peeling skin.

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    Diclosys Gel 30 gm

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