The structure of "levomekol" contains two active ingredients: methyluracil and chloramphenicol.One gram "levomekol" methyluracil contains 40 mg, and 7.5 mg of chloramphenicol.Chloramphenicol has antibacterial action.Methyluracil accelerates wound healing and tissue regeneration.It also stimulates the immune system, promotes the production of interferon, which has an antiviral effect.
"Levomekol" used to treat septic wounds, traumatic injuries, sutures, purulent inflammation.The tool is used to stop the inflammation, cleanse the wound of pus and necrotic masses, remove pathogens and to relieve swelling.The drug is used for burns 2 and 3 degrees, for the treatment of festering boils and other skin diseases, trophic ulcers.As a precaution the ointment is applied to cuts, wounds, joints, eczema, blisters, sores to reduce the time of healing and to pre When using "levomekol" you can not use other external medicines.
Instructions for Use "levomekol"
To use the ointment apply a thin layer on the surface of the skin lesion, cover it tightly folded in several layers of sterile gauze or a clean cloth.Spend treatment of infected wounds 1-2 times a day, every day, to cleanse the wound of pus (5-10 days).
for treatment of burns small area, apply ointment on a sterile gauze and apply it over the affected area.The bandage on the burn superimposed on the day.If you want to change it more often, but not more than five times a day."Levomekol" applied to the surface of the burn wound healing (5-14 days).Prior to treatment, "levomekol" burn required rinse with cold water.
Ointment can heal festering pimples, for that they need to lubricate the "levomekol" for the night.After opening the pimple is recommended to apply the drug at the skin site.In more detail the methods and indications for use "levomekol" described in the annotations to the drug.
Side effects, contraindications to the use of "levomekol"
"Levomekol" - is maloreaktogenny drug, it has very few side effects.The drug can cause allergic reactions at the site of its application, they are expressed in skin redness, rashes and itching, hives.No cases of overdose have been identified. Contraindications ointment "Levomekol" - the presence of hypersensitivity to the drug.
In case of contact "levomekol" on the mucous membranes in the eyes, they should be rinsed with plenty of water.In case of ingestion of the drug is necessary to wash out the stomach and make charcoal."Levomekol" can be used if necessary during pregnancy and lactation.Since "Levomekol" absolutely safe, its use is permitted for children of all ages, including newborns.