IMPORTANT: HOW TO USE THIS INFORMATION: This is a summary and does NOT have all possible information about this product. This information does not assure that this product is safe, effective, or appropriate for you. This information is not individual medical advice and does not substitute for the advice of your health care professional. Always ask your health care professional for complete information about this product and your specific health needs.
WARNINGS:bFor external use only. Direct patient not to ingest SPEEDGEL RX and to avoid contact with the eyes and mucous membranes, wounds, and damaged skin. If condition worsens, or if symptoms persist for more than seven days or clear up and occur again within a few days, patient should consult a doctor. If a rash develops, patient should discontinue use until rash clears. After the disappearance of rash, patient can try SPEEDGEL RX again on a test area and monitor the site for additional results. If no rash or redness results, then patient can resume use. However, if the rash persists or redevelops, use should be discontinued. Direct patient to keep this product out of reach of children and seek medical help or contact a Poison Control Center immediately if swallowed.
USES: SPEEDGEL RX is indicated for the relief of pain and inflammation from: arthritis or injuries such as sprains, strains, dislocations, repetitive/overuse injuries, traumatic edema, post-surgical edema, general swelling of joints and soft tissues of the hand, wrist, elbow, shoulder, neck, back, knee, ankle, foot and toe and general aches and pains.
HOW TO USE: Apply a thin layer (1 drop covers an area of skin 2 inches by 2 inches) to the affected area 3-4 times daily and rub in gently. Applications of less than 3-4 times a day will not produce optimum results. Excess drops may be wiped from the area.
SIDE EFFECTS: See also Warning section. Rarely, allergic skin reactions may occur. If allergic reactions occur, discontinue use of the drug.
PRECAUTIONS: Use in Pregnancy: No human or animal studies on the effect of SPEEDGEL RX in pregnancy have been conducted. Nursing Mothers: It is not known whether SPEEDGEL RX is excreted in breast milk.
DRUG INTERACTIONS: Drug interactions may change how your medications work or increase your risk for serious side effects. This document does not contain all possible drug interactions. Keep a list of all the products you use (including prescription/nonprescription drugs and herbal products) and share it with your doctor and pharmacist. Do not start, stop, or change the dosage of any medicines without your doctor's approval. Consult your doctor is you have known sensitivity to Arnica Montana or any other ingredient.
OVERDOSE: If overdose is suspected, contact a poison control center or emergency room immediately. US residents can call the US National Poison Hotline at 1-800-222-1222. Canada residents can call a provincial poison control center.
NOTES: Do not share this medication with others. SPEEDGEL RX is a homeopathic topical analgesic gel that contains the ingredients listed below.Homeopathic ingredients have been used since the inception of this science and remain as an effective method of treating select conditions. It is an amber colored odorless gel for use externally to control inflammation and reduce pain. SPEEDGEL RX contains the following active ingredients: Aconitum Napellus 3X, Arnica Montana 3X, Belladonna 3X, Bellis Perennis 1X, Calendula Officinalis 1X, Colchicinum 3X, Chamomilla 1X, Echinacea Angustifolia 1X, Echinacea Purpurea 1X, Hamamelis Virginiana 1X, Hypericum Perforatum 1X, Millefolium 1X, Symphytum Officinale 3X, Zingiber Officinale 1X. SPEEDGEL RX also contains the following inactive ingredients: Purified water, Urea, Isopropyl myristate, Lecithin, Docusate sodium, Sodium hydroxide.
MISSED DOSE: If you miss a dose, use it as soon as you remember. If it is near the time of the next dose, skip the missed dose and resume your usual dosing schedule. Do not double the dose to catch up.
STORAGE: Store at room temperature away from light and moisture. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep all medicines away from children and pets. Do not flush medications down the toilet or pour them into a drain unless instructed to do so. Properly discard this product when it is expired or no longer needed. Consult your pharmacist or local waste disposal company for more details about how to safely discard your product.
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