Medicine Overview of Swithromb Ointment
Swithromb Ointment is used in the treatment of thrombophlebitis.
No common side effects seen.
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 gently massage the ointment. Wash your hands after applying, unless hands are the affected area.
Swithromb Ointment is a combination of two medicines: Benzyl Nicotinate Topical and Heparin Topical. Benzyl Nicotinate Topical is a vasodilator and Heparin Topical is an anticoagulant. Together, they work by widening the blood vessels and dissolving/ preventing the formation of blood clots. This increases blood flow to the affected area thereby relieving the associated symptoms.
In Depth Information on Swithromb Ointment
Swithromb Ointment related warnings
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Swithromb Ointment 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.
Swithromb Ointment is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
It is not known whether Swithromb Ointment alters the ability to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
Swithromb Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Swithromb Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Swithromb Ointment is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Swithromb Ointment may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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