Myolaxin Ointment is used to relieve pain associated with muscle or joint injuries such as sprains, strains, or sports injuries. It also relieves pain from rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis etc. It contains Methyl salicylate, Menthol, Camphor, Eucalyptus oil and Capsaicin.
Role of key ingredients:
Methyl Salicylate is Counterirritant which inflames the affected part, improves blood flow, makes warmth the affected part and enhances deeper penetration of the drug (capsaicin) hence works faster.
Capsaicin is derived from capsicum. Capsaicin help in relieve from pain and inflammation. It stimulates the release of a compound involved in communicating pain between the nerves in the spinal cord and other parts of the body thus decreases the intensity of pain signals in the body.
Menthol provides a soothing, cooling and analgesic effect
Camphor and Eucalyptus oil has good odour, local anaesthetic action property.
Myolaxin Ointment is used in:
Knee joint and neck pain
Musculo skeletal pain
Low back pain
Caution: Do not apply to broken skin and excessively raw areas.
Direction for use:
Apply Myolaxin ointment by hand and gently massage the ointment into the area of pain or stiffness and on the surrounding area until the gel has been absorbed.
Note: It is normal for the skin to redden as a result of the increased circulation to the affected area.
Dosage: Treatment should be repeated two to three times a day.
Use under Medical supervision.