This medication is a locally-acting non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, prescribed for painful musculoskeletal and soft tissue disorders and inflammation of the mouth and throat.
Topical- Painful musculoskeletal and soft tissue disorders- As 3-5% cream (as HCl) or 6% cream/spray (as salicylate): Apply as directed.
Mouth/Throat Inflammation of the mouth and throat- as 0.15% solution: As HCl: Gargle 15 mL 1-3 hourly for not >7 days.
It comes as a cream and solution for oral rinsing.
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney disease and any allergy.
• Topical :
Redness of the skin, rash and photosensitivity.
• Mouth/throat preparations : Numbness or stinging sensation of mouth.
Only for rinsing purpose, do not swallow it.
Store it at room temperature.
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