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Fenlong Liniment

Manufacturer: SKN Organics
Medicine composition: Menthol, Camphor, Diclofenac
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: October 19, 2019

This medication has Menthol, Camphor, and Diclofenac as active ingredients. It is used as an analgesic to treat problems like headaches, sprains and other such minor pains.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. The effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Physiotherapist before using this medicine.

Following conditions can be restored by utilising this prescription

  • Mild To Moderate Pain

A portion of the side effects caused by this medication

  • Eye Irritation

  • Rash

  • Skin Blistering

  • Itching

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    This medication may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication should be avoided by pregnant women unless suggested by the doctor. The effect of this medicine on the fetus is not established and hence, doctor consultation is recommended before consumption.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    No data available
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    Cntraindicated in patients with severe renal impairment.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming this medication.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    In case of overdose, consult your doctor.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    The missed dose of this medicine should be taken as soon as you remember it. The missed dose, however, should be skipped if it is near the time of the next dose.

It works by triggering the TRPM8 receptors in the skin that are cold-sensitive. It does that by blocking calcium currents of the neuronal membrane. Through kappa-opioid receptor agonism, it can also produce analgesic characteristics. It inhibits an enzyme named Cyclooxygenase which is responsible for the formation of prostaglandin. Prostaglandin is a major contributor to the process of inflammation and pain sensation in the body. Camphor is a major component of most liniments and balms, which are supplied as topical analgesics. Even though it is used in many medications, the mechanism of action for the drug is not well understood as of yet.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    This medication interacts with Asthma.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    This medication interacts with Celecoxib and Aspirin.

Ques: What is Fenlong Liniment?

Ans: This medication has Menthol, Camphor, and Diclofenac as active ingredients. It works by triggering the TRPM8 receptors in the skin that are cold-sensitive.

Ques: How long do I need to use Fenlong Liniment before I see improvement in my condition?

Ans: This medication should be consumed, until the complete eradication of the disease. Thus it is advised to use, till the time directed by your doctor. Also taking this medication longer than it was prescribed, can cause an inadequate effect on the patient's condition.

Ques: At what frequency do I need to use Fenlong Liniment?

Ans: The duration of effect for this medicine is dependent on the severity of the patient’s condition. Therefore the frequency of usage of this medication will vary from person to person. It is advised to follow the proper prescription of the doctor, directed according to the patient's condition.

Ques: Should I use Fenlong Liniment empty stomach, before food or after food?

Ans: This medication is advised to be consumed orally. The salts involved in this medication react properly if it is taken after having food. If you take it on an empty stomach, it might upset the stomach. Please consult the doctor before using it.

Ques: What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Fenlong Liniment?

Ans: This medication contains salts which are suitable to store only at room temperature, as keeping this medication above or below that, can cause an inadequate effect. Protect it from moisture and light. Keep this medication away from the reach of children.
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