Heparinoids - topical

Patient Medicine Information
Why do I need this medicine?
Heparinoids helps relieve pain and inflammation of the veins.

It may also be used to treat bruising.
How do I use this medicine?
Use Heparinoids exactly as directed by your doctor or according to the instructions on the label. Do not use more or less than instructed by your doctor.

This medicine is available as a cream or a gel. To use Heparinoids, follow these steps:
  1. Before applying this medicine, wash and dry your hands and the affected area.
  2. Apply a thin layer to the affected areas.
  3. Rub and gently massage Heparinoids on the skin.
  4. Wash your hands after each application.
  5. Replace the cap of the tube.
Avoid applying onto large areas or on broken skin.

Avoid any contact of this medicine with your eyes, mouth or genitals. Rinse it immediately with water if the medicine gets into your eyes. Alert your doctor if you start to have any problems with your eyesight.
What should I do if I have forgotten to use this medicine?
Use the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and return to your normal dosing schedule.

Do not use more than what is instructed by your doctor to make up for the missed dose.
When should I not use this medicine?
Do not use this medicine to children below 5 years old unless instructed to do so by the doctor.
What should I take note of while using this medicine?
Let your doctor know if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.

Inform your doctor if your symptoms persist or worsen.
What side effects could I experience?
Heparinoids may cause rashes. Inform your doctor if this side effect does not go away or are severe, or if you experience other side effects.
Can I use this with other medicines?
Inform your doctor if you are using any other creams, ointments or other medicines on the affected area.

Always notify your doctor and pharmacist if you are taking any other medicines, including herbal tonics such as traditional Chinese medicines, supplements and medicines that you buy without a prescription.
How should I store this medicine?
Store in a cool, dry place away from the reach of children.

Medicines must not be used past the expiry date.
This information is independently developed by MIMS based on heparinoids - topical and is provided for your reference only. It is not a replacement for and should only be used in conjunction with full consultation with a licensed healthcare professional, the information provided by your pharmacist and/or the manufacturer of the medication. It may not contain all the available information you require and cannot substitute professional medical care, nor does it take into account all individual circumstances. Although great effort has been made to ensure content accuracy, we shall not be held responsible or liable for any claims or damages arising from the use or misuse of the information contained herein, its contents or omissions, or otherwise. Copyright © 2021 MIMS. All rights reserved. Powered by MIMS.com
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