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Muscare 1.16 % Gel

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Overview

Introduction of Muscare Gel

Muscare 1.16 % Gel is a pain relieving medicine. It effectively alleviates pain, swelling, stiffness and joint pain in conditions like rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis and sports injuries. It is commonly used in back pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, sprains and spasms.

Muscare 1.16 % Gel is for external use only. It should be gently applied to the affected area. Wash your hands thoroughly after applying it on the affected area. You should not apply it to open wounds. Please consult your doctor if your symptoms do not get better.

There are no common side effects of this medicine. Please keep it out of reach of children to avoid harmful effects via licking. It should not come in contact with eyes and mucous membranes.

Uses of Muscare Gel

Muscare Gel side effects

Common
  • Application site irritation

How to use Muscare Gel

This medicine is for external use only. Use it in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Clean and dry the affected area and apply the gel. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.

How Muscare Gel works

Muscare 1.16 % Gel is a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID). It works by blocking the release of certain chemical messengers that cause pain and inflammation (redness and swelling) on the skin.

Muscare Gel related warnings

Alcohol
No interaction found/established
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Muscare 1.16 % Gel is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Muscare 1.16 % Gel is probably safe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent any significant risk to the baby.
Driving
No interaction found/established
Kidney
No interaction found/established
Liver
No interaction found/established

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Muscare 1.16 % Gel
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Expert Advice

  • Muscare 1.16 % Gel is  applied to the skin to relieve inflammation and pain of joints and muscles.
  • It is less likely to cause stomach side effects as compared to oral medication.
  • Gently massage it into the skin of the affected area.
  • Don't cover the area being treated with airtight dressings such as bandages as these may increase the risk of side effects.
  • Do not apply to broken, diseased, infected, inflamed or irritated skin, or to open wounds.
  • Avoid getting it in the eyes, mouth or nose. Rinse with cold water if you accidentally get it in these areas.
  • It may increase the risk of sunburn. Avoid exposing the treated area of skin to excessive sunlight.
  • Don't use it for longer than 14 days unless recommended by your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Muscare

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i am having a pain in the knee due to osteoarthritis what medicine to followa lot of joint pain
Dr. Anshul Varshney
General Physician
Hi. Welcome to 1mg. I am Anshul Varshney for your help. You may take Tramadol for pain relief. Do hot fomentation and apply Diclofenac gel locally. Do knee strengthening exercises. If no relief , knee translant is the option.
I am facing too much pain in my legs (below knee) in muscles, they are also swollen & having strain.No relief after applying pain relief balm or gel
Dr. Akshay Choudhary
Ayurveda
Dont rub it Take Tab.Mobixox 1-0-1
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FAQs

Q. How should I use Muscare gel?

Apply Muscare gel as described in the label. Use it twice daily, morning and evening. Take a small amount of gel and rub it gently on the affected area. The amount needed will vary depending upon the size of the painful or swollen area. Do not exceed the recommended dose.

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References
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  2. Grosser T, Smyth E, FitzGerald GA. Anti-Inflammatory, Antipyretic, and Analgesic Agents; Pharmacotherapy of Gout. In: Brunton LL, Chabner BA, Knollmann BC, editors. Goodman & Gilman’s: The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics. 12th ed. New York, New York: McGraw-Hill Medical; 2011. pp. 986-87.
  3. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 295-97.
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1309, 14th Floor, Madi Tower, 98, Nehru Place, New Delhi, Delhi 110019
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