Vishnevsky ointment 40g
VISHNEVSKY ointment 40g
Each tube (40 g) contains: active substance: birch tar - 1.2 g xeroform - 1.2 g; Other ingredients: colloidal anhydrous silica, castor oil.
Ointment from a light brown to greenish-brown color with a specific smell.
The drug is used in the treatment of purulent wounds, ulcers, boils, abscesses, bedsores (necrosis of tissue caused by prolonged pressure on it by lying), as well as superficial inflammation (thrombophlebitis, erysipelas).
Hypersensitivity to tar and xeroform.
Dosing and Administration
Apply externally in adults. Apply a thin layer to the affected area of skin 2-3 times a day or over the period determined by the severity of the symptoms.
In the case of a bandage overlaying the wound necrotic tissue and open blisters should be washed with an antiseptic solution prior to application. Bandage in 5-6 layers of gauze with a drug fix. Change the bandage 1 time every 2-3 days. The course of treatment is 10-12 days.
Prolonged use leads to possible skin irritation in the form of redness, swelling, itching at the site of application of the drug.
Prolonged use may cause manifestations of a local allergic reaction (rash, itching) that requires desensitizing therapy.
Interactions with other drugs
The interactions with other drugs has not been well researched.
The ointment is intended for external use only. Avoid contact with the drug and the mucous membranes, especially in the eyes! In case of contact, rinse with plenty of water. After applying the ointment, the hands should be washed thoroughly to prevent drug residues getting in the eyes, nose, mouth.
Pregnancy and lactation
Application during pregnancy and lactation is permitted only with a prescription, taking into account the ratio of benefits to the mother and the potential risk to the fetus / baby.
Influence on the ability to drive and operate machines
40 g of ointment in a tube.
Store at a temperature that is not above 15 ° C. Keep out of the reach of children.
5 years. The drug is not to be used after the expiration date.
Without a prescription.
Each tube (40 g) contains: Active substance: birch tar - 1.2 g, xeroform - 1.2 g; Other ingredients: colloidal anhydrous silica, castor oil.