Formagel - antiseptic and disinfectant drug.

Structure and Composition

Produce colorless gel  Packing Formagel
 for external application, with a characteristic odor, the active ingredient is formaldehyde (formalin). Additional components: purified water, water-soluble methyl cellulose.

In the box on 10 or '15

Pharmacological action

According to the instructions Formagel inhibits the secretion of sweat glands, has a disinfectant and antiseptic.

In the opinion of Formagel effective in preventing fungal diseases of feet, as has antimicrobial and antifungal activity.

Indications Formagel

According to the instructions Formagel shows:

  • prophylactic against fungal diseases;
  • for excessive sweating of any origin.


Formagel contraindicated in inflammatory diseases of the skin, as well as hypersensitivity to formaldehyde.

Side effects Formagel

In the opinion of Formagel mostly well tolerated, does not cause skin irritation and redness. Sometimes there may be excessive dryness of the skin.

It is not recommended to use the drug for a long period of time, since it can cause irritation and skin burns. In this case, treatment must be stopped gel.

Dosing and dosing regimen Formagel

According to the instructions  Gel Formagel
 Formagel used externally. Apply the gel only to the following areas: the palms, soles of the feet, underarm area, and between the toes. In other areas not allowed to put the drug. If the excessive sweating occurs throughout the body, it is not recommended to use the drug to determine the cause of hyperhidrosis. In this case sweating is most likely caused by a serious genetic, infectious and oncological diseases.

Rules applying Formagel

It is necessary to take a shower, then apply a thin layer on Formagel skin with excessive sweating. On interdigital folds and soles formulation is applied for 30-40 minutes, and the palm armpits - no more than 20 minutes. Wash off with warm water gel. After shaving armpits it is recommended to wait a day, and then only may be applied to the drug. Average consumption of gel per application is 4 years

One of the application is sufficient to reduce perspiration at one or two weeks. When pronounced sweating is recommended to apply the gel two or three times in a row.

Storage conditions

Store this medication at room temperature for no longer than five years.