Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm
Thrombophob Oint 20gm

Thrombophob Oint 20gm

By ZYDUS CADILA HEALTHCARE LTD
20g Ointment in Tube
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MRP 120.50
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Medical Description

Thrombophob ointment is a topical medicine. It is used to reduce swelling, pain and local bruising. Thrombophob contains a combination of heparin and benzyl nicotinate as their active components. It i...
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Product Summary

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ContainsHeparin(50.0 Iu),Benzyl Nicotinate(2.0 Mg)
UsesThrombophlebitis,Superficial bruises
Side effectsItching, irritation, redness, burning
ClassificationANTI-COAGULANT
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Uses of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Subcutaneous bruises

Contraindications of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

  • If you are allergic to heparin, benzyl nicotinate or other ingredients of Thrombophob ointment.
  • If you are allergic to parabens.
  • If you have blood disorders, open, bleeding or oozing wounds.
  • If you are applying on the mucous membranes or near the eyes, on skin lesions of unknown origin or infected skin.

Side effects of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

Itching Irritation Redness Burning

Precautions and Warnings of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I apply Thrombophob ointment during pregnancy?
A:
There is limited information about the use of Thrombophob ointment during human pregnancy. Hence, you should consult your doctor if you are pregnant or think you may be pregnant or plan to have a child before starting to apply this ointment.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I apply Thrombophob ointment while breastfeeding?
A:
There is limited information available on the use of Thrombophob ointment by a breastfeeding woman. However, caution should be exercised while using this ointment. You should avoid using it on breast or areas near the breast or any large body area for a prolonged duration.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have applied Thrombophob ointment?
A:
There is limited information about the effects of Thrombophob ointment on driving. However, it may not affect the driving ability or ability to handle machinery as it is a topical preparation. Still, if you do not feel well or cannot be alert, you should avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol if I have applied Thrombophob ointment?
A:
There is no direct interaction between alcohol and Thrombophob ointment. However, it is always better to avoid consuming alcohol when you are prescribed with this ointment.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have problems related to the liver or kidney.
  • You have a planned surgery.
  • You are pregnant or planning for a baby, are breastfeeding.
  • You experience a burning sensation or skin irritation.
  • Avoid sunlight exposure after applying the ointment
  • Avoid smoking or going near flames.
  • Avoid contact with eyes and mucus membranes and wash the hands after using it. If it comes in contact with the eyes, wash it and visit the doctor or a hospital.
  • Thrombophob ointment must not be applied on open, bleeding or oozing wounds.

Mode of Action of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

How Does It Work?

  • Heparin is an anticoagulant that works by preventing certain cofactors (thrombin and fibrin) from working correctly and blocking the process. Therefore, heparin ultimately helps to reduce blood clots ...
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  • Benzyl Nicotinate is a vasodilator and enhances local heparin absorption. Hence, the healing process is substantially improved, and pain is rapidly reduced.

Directions for Use of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

  • Use Thrombophob ointment as directed by your doctor and read the instructions on the label carefully before usage.
  • Apply a thin layer on healthy skin surface free from cuts and wounds. Do not rub or massage.
  • Wash your hands before and after using this ointment unless your hands are the area to be treated.
  • In case your eyes come in contact with this ointment rinse your eyes with clean water immediately.

Interactions of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

Interactions with other medicines

Since Thrombophob ointment is for external use only. It is less likely to interact with other medicines. However, you should always consult your doctor if you take other medicines to treat other healt...
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Storage and disposal of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

  • Store Thrombophob ointment below 25°C in the original container in a clean and dry place.
  • Keep the ointment away from children and pets.
  • Do not use this ointment once the expiry date has passed.

Dosage of Thrombophob Oint 20gm

Overdose

Thrombophob ointment is meant for external application, cases of overdose are unlikely. However, upon accidental ingestion, contact your doctor immediately or visit the nearest hospital. If you have a...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed applying Thrombophob ointment as directed by the doctor, apply it as soon as you remember. Do not overapply this ointment to compensate for the missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What are the uses of Thrombophob ointment?

A: Thrombophob ointment is used to treat a vein's inflammation related to a blood clot just below the skin surface, inflammation of a tendon and its sheath, other superficial bruises, etc.

Q: Can I use expired Thrombophob ointment?

A: No, you must not use Thrombophob ointment or other medicine after the expiry date has passed. The expiry date refers to the last day of the month.

Q: How to use Thrombophob ointment?

A: You must use Thrombophob ointment as directed by the doctor. Follow the instructions on the label before using it. Clean and dry the affected area. Apply a thin layer on the skin that is free from cuts and wounds. Do not rub or massage. Wash the hands unless the hands are the area to be treated.

Q: Is Thrombophob ointment safe in pregnancy?

A: You must consult a doctor before using Thrombophob ointment during pregnancy as there is little information available on its safety.

Q: Can I stop using the ointment on my own?

A: No, you must never stop using Thrombophob ointment until advised by the doctor, even if you feel good as it may lead to treatment failure.

Q: Can I use Thrombophob ointment for a heat boil?

A: No, Thrombophob ointment is not effective for heat boil. It is used for the treatment of superficial thrombophlebitis. A condition in which a blood clot is formed in a vein just below your skin that blocks the blood flow and causes swelling and pain.

Q: What is the dosage of Thrombophob ointment to reduce pain due to injection?

A: The dose and frequency of Thrombophob ointment will be decided by your doctor. Do not self medicate with this ointment.

Q: Can I use Thrombophob ointment for piles?

A: No, Thrombophob ointment should not be used for the treatment of piles.

Q: Can Thrombophob be used for varicose veins?

A: Thrombophob ointment is a topical medicine that is used to reduce swelling, pain and local bruising or superficial clots in thrombophlebitis (inflammation of a vein related to a blood clot) and superficial bruising. Do not use this ointment for any other skin condition other than what it is prescribed for. It would be best to take an opinion from a good surgeon or neuro doctor.

Q: Can I use the Thrombophob for a baby?

A: No, you should not use Thrombophob or any other medicine without consulting a doctor. Try to keep this ointment out of the reach of children.

Q: Can I use the Thrombophob for bruises?

A: Yes, Thrombophob can be used for swelling, bruising and subcutaneous haematoma. Do not apply it on open, bleeding or oozing wounds, mucous membranes or near eyes.

Q: How effective is Thrombophob?

A: Thrombophobe works effectively and reduces the symptoms like pain and inflammation associated with superficial thrombophlebitis.

Q: Can we apply Thrombophob after vaccination?

A: You could observe pain and swelling at the site of injection. You can apply Thrombophob to the site to reduce these symptoms. However, do not take it unless advised by your doctor.
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