Rivanol, RIVEL 0.5% gel 30g, ethacridine lactate, antifungal activity


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  • Antifungal activity, RivanolRivel gel contains ethacridine lactate, commonly called rivanol with bactericidal and antifungal activity. The gel is used for disinfecting the skin and mucous membranes and for treating infected wounds, boils, abscesses, mixed skin inflammations.

1 g of gel contains 5 mg of ethacridine lactate. 

Gel with antiseptic effect. It acts strongly on Gram-positive bacteria (especially on Streptococcus spp. ) And Gram-negative bacteria and fungi. It does not work on bacterial spores. The bactericidal properties of the preparation are based on the combination of etacridine lactate with bacterial cell DNA and inhibition of nucleic acid biosynthesis. The preparation works not only on the surface of the skin but also penetrates into neighboring tissues. Does not irritate the skin and mucous membranes and does not cause resistance. 

Decontamination of skin and mucous membranes, superficial skin damage. Treatment of infected wounds, multiple boils, abscesses, mixed dermatitis (bacterial and fungal).

Hypersensitivity to the components of the preparation. Children under 2 years of age 

Pregnancy and breastfeeding:
Use only during pregnancy and breastfeeding if the expected benefit to the mother outweighs the potential risk to the fetus or child. 

Due to the risk of inactivation, do not use with oxidizing agents (potassium permanganate, hydrogen peroxide), tannins (tannin), anionic substances (polyethylene glycol) and a solution of sodium borate, salicylic acid, sodium chloride. 

Externally. Apply a thin layer of gel to the affected skin or mucous membrane. Apply 2-3 times a day.