Medicine Overview of Dilgel Gel
Uses of Dilgel Gel
Dilgel 2% w/w Gel is used in the treatment of anal fissure.
How to use Dilgel Gel
Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Apply it on the affected area and allow it to stay before spitting or rinsing.
How Dilgel Gel works
Dilgel 2% w/w Gel works in anal fissure by blocking the action of calcium on blood vessels of anus. As a result, blood vessels are relaxed which allows fissure (tear) to heal and relieves pain.
In Depth Information on Dilgel Gel
Expert advice for Dilgel Gel
- It is very common to have dizziness, lightheadedness, swelling ankles/feet, flushing, or a headache as a side effect.
- To lower your risk of dizziness and lightheadedness, get up slowly when rising from a sitting or lying position.
- Inform your doctor if you have developed constipation during treatment with Dilgel.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
Dilgel Gel related warnings
Special precautions for Dilgel Gel
No interaction found
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Dilgel 2% w/w Gel may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor....
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Dilgel 2% w/w Gel is probably safe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Dilgel 2% w/w Gel via licking....
The baby's skin should not come into direct contact with the treated area of skin. Water-miscible cream/gel is preferred as ointments may expose the baby to harmful effects of Dilgel 2% w/w Gel via licking.
It is not known whether Dilgel 2% w/w Gel alters the ability+more
to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react....
Dilgel 2% w/w Gel is probably safe to use in patients with k+more
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Dilgel 2% w/w Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
There is limited information available on the use of Dilgel+more
2% w/w Gel in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor....
Frequently asked questions about Dilgel Gel
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Yes, diltiazem is generic name and cardizem is brand name
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Q. Does diltiazem cause nausea/diarrhea/bruising/reflex tachycardia/sleepiness?
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User Submitted Feedback For Dilgel 2% w/w Gel
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