Videstim - a drug that promotes rapid healing of wounds and fractures of different origin.
Pharmacological action Videstima
Videstim dermatoprotektivnym has pharmacological effects. The drug increases the division of epithelial skin cells, stimulates the regeneration of the skin, prevents the development of hyperkeratosis and slows down the process of keratinization. Topical ointments Videstim action due to the fact that on the surface of epithelial cells are present at specific receptors that are retinol-binding and retinol - Videstima basic substance.
Ointment after the application is very easy to penetrate into the skin. Already 3-4 hours after application the amount of active substance in the blood reaches a maximum, and an indicator is stored for 12 hours.
Release form and composition
Guide Videstima noted that the main active ingredient in the ointment is retinol palmitate in the formulation is 0 to 5%. Excipients: wax emulsion, BHT, liquid paraffin, butyl, and ethyl alcohol. Also Videstima ointment contains in its composition to 1 g of purified water.
Available drug in the box on 10, 20 and 35 g, which are in the carton box.
Videstim, opinions of experts about the preparation is confirmed, for the treatment of eczema, cheilitis, dermatitis, superficial abrasions and fractures, skin diseases, which are associated with any violation of the processes of keratinization, skin aging, as well as to activate all sorts of reparative processes.
Regulations defines such Videstimu Contraindications:
- hypervitaminosis A;
- various kinds of inflammatory skin diseases.
Instructions Videstima: methods of use
Instructions Videstima indicates that the drug is used only externally. It must be applied twice daily to the affected area with a thin layer. This is best done in the early morning and late evening. Provided that the skin is shelled heavily, should be applied ointment Videstim under special occlusive dressing. Before you start applying ointment all abrasions and cracks should be treated with an antiseptic.
If cracked nipples nursing mothers may apply Videstim twice a day after feeding (morning and evening), the interval between the application of the ointment should be 12 hours. Before the next feeding, after application of the ointment the breast should be well washed with warm water and soap.
The duration of treatment depends on the nature of the disease, it can be from 4 to 12 weeks.
The main side effects Videstima, patient testimonials confirm this are redness and itching at the application site. To remove them, you need some time to renounce the use of the drug.
Shelf life Videstima
Keep Videstim need to reach children at 2 to 8 ° C, in a non-frozen state. Shelf life is 60 months ointment.