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The description is actual on 05.07.2016

  • Latin name: Finalgon
  • ATH code: M02AX10
  • Active ingredient: Nonivamid + Nikoboksil (Nonivamide + Nicoboxil)
  • Producer: Haupt Wolfratshausen (Germany), Globopharm pharmazeutische Productions und Handelsgesellschaft mbH (Austria)


In 1 g of a nonivamid — 4 mg and a nikoboksil — 25 mg, diisopropyl adipate, oil of a citronella grass, silicon dioxide, sorbic acid, vaseline, water as excipients.

Release form

Aluminum tubas with ointment on 20 g or 50 g.

Pharmacological action

Local irritative with the warming effect.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics


Two drugs are a part of ointment: nonivamid — derivative capsaicine, allocated from pepper and possessing local irritative action also nikoboksit with the expressed vasodilating action. The mechanism of action is connected with excitement of skin and visceral receptors and strengthening of local blood circulation that attracts the soothing, warming and spasmolytic effects.

Complex effect of two substances leads to elimination of muscular pain and improvement of mobility of a joint. Action is shown locally. Emergence of reddening right after putting ointment confirm penetration of components into skin. The maximum effect is noted in 30 min.


It was not studied.

Indications to use

  • lumbago;
  • neuritis;
  • ischialgia;
  • tendovaginitis;
  • diseases of joints in a remission stage;
  • muscular pain after an excessive exercise stress;
  • injuries, including sports injuries;
  • damages of the copular device without inflammation signs;
  • "warming up" of muscles before intensive physical exercises.


  • hypersensitivity;
  • age till 12 flyings;
  • pregnancy and lactation.

It is impossible to use ointment on the inflamed skin sites, sensitive skin, sites with a hyperpermeability (internal part of hips, a neck, a stomach bottom).

Side effects

Ointment Finalgon, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Before an initiation of treatment it is necessary to apply a small amount of ointment on a limited site of skin and to estimate reaction. For once on skin the help of the applicator applies 0,5 cm of ointment on a painful site of 10х10 cm in size. To apply 2-3 times a day. After putting drug to wash up hands with soap.

If necessary it is possible to strengthen effect of ointment, having covered a site of application with its woolen fabric.

It is impossible to wash away ointment hot water or to take a shower after its drawing.

The application instruction of Finalgon contains the warning that causing excessive amount of drug can cause emergence of vesicles. It is necessary to avoid hit of drug on the person, in a nose or eyes. It can lead to a face edema, a conjunctiva inflammation, burning in eyes. At hit in a mouth there is a discomfort and stomatitis is possible. At repeated use reaction to drug decreases therefore increase in a dose can be required.


Overdose appears when using excessive amounts of drug and is shown by emergence of vesicles in an ointment site of application.

System reactions: temperature increase, reddening of upper part of a trunk, rushes of blood, decrease in the ABP, painful hyperemia. Treatment of local reactions consists excess of drug vegetable oil, with mucous an eye at a distance — medical vaseline.

The symptomatic treatment is applied at system reactions.


Interaction with other drugs is not revealed.

Terms of sale

It is released without recipe of the doctor.

Storage conditions

Temperature of storage is up to 25 °C.

Period of validity

4 years.

Finalgon's analogs

Ointment Betalgon and Betanikomilon are synonyms and contain the same active ingredient. Finalgon's analogs — relatives on the mechanism of effect of ointment Alvipsal, Vipralgon, Viprosal.

About Finalgona

From what ointment Finalgon? It is applied at bruises, injuries, arthritises, joint pains and a backbone. Two substances with anesthetic and vasodilating action which provide fast effect are a part of ointment — pain is eliminated in 20 minutes.

About ointment Finalgon reflect efficiency of ointment at different diseases and situations, the fast and long anesthetic distracting action.

  • "… It is very economically spent, lasts for a long time, it is effective. Quickly warms a joint and eliminates pain". "… Perfectly helps at injuries and bruises".
  • "… More than once helped out, this ointment well helps. You feel pleasant heat, pain leaves, the movements in a joint improve".
  • "… Quickly warms, the main thing not to be overzealous with a dose. I rushed with the "flaring" back without knowing what to do. But helped at a miositis".
  • "… Do not repeat my mistake – do not put much! Strongly burns down if it is put in a large number!".

How to wash away Finalgon from skin if you accidentally applied a lot of ointment and there were intolerable baking pains?

It is impossible to wash away at all water as from contact with it burning amplifies. Then than to wash away Finalgon? From a skin surface ointment is cleaned by means of the cotton plug moistened with vegetable oil or fat cream — burning considerably decreases and there comes the simplification.

And one more prevention — use drug according to indications. The sensational news which appeared on the Internet — "Finalgon against prostatitis", has under itself no reasons. Those cases when ointment "helped", probably had no relation to this disease. Most likely, there was a disease of the neuromuscular device of a crotch. Indications to use of this drug do not include treatment of prostatitis which is caused by pathogenic microorganisms and the main treatment is an antibioticotherapia.


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Section: For joints
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Education: Graduated from Sverdlovsk medical school (1968 - 1971) as "Paramedic". Graduated from the Donetsk medical institute (1975 - 1981) as "An epidemiologist, a hygienist". Passed postgraduate study in the Central scientific research institute of epidemiology Moscow (1986 - 1989). An academic degree – the candidate of medical sciences (degree is awarded in 1989, protection – the Central scientific research institute of epidemiology Moscow). Numerous advanced training courses are studied in epidemiology and infectious diseases.

Experience: Work as the manager of department of disinfection and sterilization of 1981 - 1992. Work as the manager of department of especially dangerous infections of 1992 - 2010. Teaching activity at Medical institute 2010 - 2013.

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