Discus compositum ® Injection Solution is indicated for the stimulation of the defense mechanism in joint disorders including chronic arthritis and arthrosis, and neuralgic and rheumatic disorders in the region of the spinal column.
Dosage and Administration:
The dosage schedules listed below can be used as a general guide for the administration of Discus compositum ® Injection Solution. Discus compositum ® Injection Solution shows individual differences in clinical response. Therefore, the dosage for each patient should be individualized according to the patient's response to therapy.
Adults: 1 ampule daily for acute disorders, or 1 to 2 ampules 1 to 3 times weekly.
Children (2 to 6 years): \302\275 the adult dosage.
Discard unused solution.
Discus compositum ® Injection Solution may be administered intravenously, intramuscularly, subcutaneously, or intradermally. The required dose of Discus compositum ® Injection Solution is first withdrawn from the ampule into the syringe, and the syringe is then shaken briefly. Discus compositum ® Injection Solution should be administered using a narrow gauge needle (e.g. 22 to 30 gauge).
Note: Parental drug products like Discus compositum ® Injection Solution should be inspected visually for particulate matter and discoloration prior to administration when ever solution and container permit. Discus compositum ® Injection Solution is a clear, colorless solution. Discolored solutions should be discarded.
Use in Specific Populations:
Pediatric Use: Discus compositum ® Injection Solution can safely be administered to children as young as 2 years (see Dosage and Administration).
Nursing Mothers: It is not known whether any of the ingredients in Discus compositum ® Injection Solution are excreted in human milk. However, because many drugs are excreted in human milk, Discus compositum ® Injection Solution should be administered with caution to nursing mothers.
Geriatric use: Discus compositum ® Injection Solution is safe to use in adults 12 years and older (see Dosage and Administration).
Warnings and Precautions:
Discus compositum ® Injection Solution exhibits no known adverse renal, hepatic, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal or central nervous system effects. No harmful or potentially harmful side effects such as central nervous system depression are known. Discus compositum ® Injection Solution is generally well-tolerated, however, if symptoms persist or worsen, discontinue use.
Teratogenic effects: In general, homeopathic drugs are not known to cause direct or indirect harm to the fetus.
Drug Interactions: None known.
Drug/Laboratory Test Interaction: None known.
Carcinogenesis, mutagenesis, impairment of fertility: Not applicable.
If new symptoms occur, or if redness, pain or swelling at the puncture site persists, the patient should be carefully re-evaluated because these could be signs of a more serious condition.
Pregnancy Category C. Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with this drug. It is also not known whether this drug can cause fetal harm when administered to a pregnant woman or can affect reproduction capacity. This drug should be given to a pregnant woman only if clearly needed.
Indications and Usage:
Discus compositum ® Injection Solution is officially classified as a homeopathic combination drug.
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This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.