Mustard plaster package - a drug used in the treatment of acute respiratory diseases.
Release form and composition
Lettuce pack is released in the form of a yellow powder hermetically sealed in a plastic bag. The composition includes 3.3 g of mustard powder.
They also produce a Universal Parchment Package, in 3-grit paper divided into 4 cells.
One hundred grams of the product contains 24 g of first and premium grade mustard powder, as well as 76 g of a mixture of ground mustard seeds and oilcake.
Another form of means is a yellow card package with eucalyptus oil, produced in paper, divided into 4 cells in seams. One packet contains 24 g of mustard powder, 75 g of a mixture of oil cake and crushed mustard seeds, as well as 1 g of eucalyptus oil.
Indications for use
The instructions for the yellow card package indicate that the agent is used for cardialgia, bronchitis, lumboischialgia, as well as in the following cases:
- Acute respiratory infections;
The use of mustard plaster package is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the components included in its composition, as well as in the following cases:
- Atopic dermatitis;
- Violations of the integrity of the skin;
Dosing and Administration
Immediately before use, the yellow card must be shaken in a horizontal position so that the powder is evenly distributed over all cells. Then the tool for 15-20 seconds is immersed in water heated to 37 ° C. In finished form, the yellow card package is placed on the skin with a porous side.
It is recommended, for enhancing the effect, to apply a plastic wrap over the means, and then with an elastic bandage or other dressing to press it tightly against the body. The duration of the procedure for adults is 5-20 minutes, children - 2-10 minutes.
If during the application of a yellow card, a strong burning sensation occurs, it is necessary to loosen its pressure on the body for a few minutes, or remove it completely.
The instructions for the yellow card package states that the product may cause severe burning sensation in the areas of application, as well as allergic reactions.
Cases of overdose of the drug to date has not been registered.
Mustard plaster package does not affect the ability to drive vehicles and complex mechanisms.
Synonyms means are not allowed. The analogues of the Gorchichnik-package include Mentoklar, Altalex, Camphor alcohol, Spongilan, Camphor, Amol, Turpentine oil, Poison gyurza and Myospray.
Terms and conditions of storage
In accordance with the instructions, the yellow card package should be stored in a dark, dry and out of reach of children place at a temperature not exceeding 25 ºС.
Pharmacies dispensed over-the-counter medicine. Its shelf life, subject to the recommendations of the manufacturer, is two years.