Plermin 0.01% Gel

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Composition for Plermin 100mcg Gel

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Primarily used for

Diabetic foot ulcers
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7.5 gm in 1 tube
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Medicine Overview of Plermin Gel

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Uses of Plermin Gel

Plermin 0.01% Gel is used in the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers.
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Side effects of Plermin Gel

Common

Skin rash.

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How to use Plermin 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 Plermin Gel works

Plermin 0.01% gel works by releasing a growth factor that causes skin regeneration in diabetic foot ulcer.

In Depth Information on Plermin Gel

Expert advice for Plermin Gel

  • Inform your doctor before using the medicine if you are suffering from any type of cancer or had a history of cancer or is suffering from poor blood supply to limbs.
  • Do not use any other creams, gels, or ointments at the site of the wound and do not use in your eyes, nose, or mouth.
  • Do not stop using becaplermin without your doctor’s advice. It may take several weeks for becaplermin to work.
  • Becaplermin should be used with extreme caution in children less than 16 years of age.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Plermin 0.01% Gel
Alcohol
No interaction found
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Plermin 0.01% Gel may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Plermin 0.01% Gel
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Plermin 0.01% Gel alters the ability
to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
Plermin 0.01% Gel is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Plermin 0.01% Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Plermin 0.01% Gel is probably safe to use in patients with l
iver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Plermin 0.01% Gel may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Becaplermin, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Plermin 100mcg Gel

Frequently asked questions for Becaplermin

Plermin is used to treat long standing ulcers of the foot, ankle or legs in diabetic patients
Plermin works by growth and development of cells that repair wounds and help to close and heal the ulcer.

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