Teraflex joint: indications, description and form of medication
Excessive exercise, trauma, infections and some diseases can lead to such unpleasant consequences, as the wear and tear of the joints. There is a stiffness of the limbs, pain, discomfort, leading to violation of the usual human life.
After seeking treatment and examination of patients is often diagnosed degenerative-dystrophic processes in the large joints and spine. Treatment directed to inhibition of these phenomena, further recovery and rehabilitation are often complex, but must include the use of drugs for the treatment of colds.
Teraflex drug used for the treatment of the following diseases of the locomotor apparatus:
- osteoarthritis of the joints of 1-3 degrees;
- osteochondrosis of the spine and joints;
- low back pain the presence of pain.
Substances (chondroprotector) included in the composition of the drug for the treatment of colds, prevent joint damage, abrasion of cartilage tissue, help her recovery, reduce pain and reduce inflammation. Due to the renewal of tissues increases the mobility of joints. Greatly improves the General condition of patients.
Shape of release and description of the drug
The manufacturer is releasing I wrote:
- capsules teraflex (Theraflex);
- capsules teraflex advans (Theraflex Advance);
- the topical cream teraflex M (Theraflex M).
The bottles are in a cardboard box 30 PCs., 60 PCs., 100 PCs of capsules. The capsule: gelatinous, transparent, cylindrical shape, containing a white powder. The drug may have a yellowish tint and a small amount of crystalline inclusions. Let’s say a weak specific smell.
The contents of the capsules:
- 500 mg glucosamine hydrochloride;
- 400 mg of chondroitin sulfate sodium.
TERAFLEX ADVANS starts and stimulates the regeneration of tissues in cartilage and joints, has anti-inflammatory properties.
Release teraflex advans: bottles in carton of 60 PCs and 120 PCs. of capsules in each.
Gelatin capsules, opaque, cylindrical shape, consisting of two parts — base white color and caps blue color with the inscription TERAFLEX ADVANS. Inside the capsules is inhomogeneous white powder drug.
- 250 mg of glucosamine sulphate;
- 200 mg of chondroitin sodium sulfate;
- 100 mg of ibuprofen.
Cream (ointment) for topical use TERAFLEX M has a viscous, yellowish-white color, distinct scent of menthol and camphor. Improves the regeneration of tissues of the joints, relieves inflammation and pain. Product form: tube for 28.4 g and 56.7 g of plastic in a cardboard box.
Content 1 g of cream:
- 3 mg of glucosamine hydrochloride;
- 8 mg of chondroitin sulfate;
- 32 mg of camphor;
- 9 mg of peppermint oil.
The cream also additional substances: lanolin, aloe Vera, propylene glycol, methyl parahydroxybenzoate, cetyl alcohol, macrogol 100 stearate, parahydroxybenzoate, Dimethicone, purified water.
Teraflex is a drug aimed at regulating and improving the metabolism in the cartilage tissue of the joints.
Application, contraindications and side effects
To use the drug after consulting a doctor. Capsules combination with a small amount of water, regardless of meal times. The cream is applied to the skin on the affected joint and RUB with light movements until completely absorbed.
Contraindications to the use of funds:
- the age of 12-15 years (see instructions);
- pregnancy and period of breastfeeding;
- kidney failure;
- blood diseases, anemia, disorders of blood clotting;
- diseases of the gastrointestinal tract (gastric ulcer, Crohn’s disease, erosive lesion, ulcerative colitis);
- hypersensitivity to the components of the drug.
With caution and after consulting a doctor teraflex can apply to patients with diabetes, gastritis, heart failure, anemia, various types of allergies as well as elderly people.
Self-treatment of joints and a separate appointment teraflex is unacceptable. This should only be done by a specialist. In case of unwanted symptoms, the doctor will reduce the dose or cancel the drug. You must notify your doctor, if after use of the drug caused the following side effects:
The dosage, frequency of administration and duration of use of the drug should be determined and prescribed by the attending physician depending on the degree of joint damage.