MEBO OINT 15 GM; b sitosterol , dermatological agents .
ACTIVE-INGREDIENT OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
MEBO is of natural and herbal edible origin. It is composed of ß˗sitosterol 0.25% as the main active ingredient.
INDICATION OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
MEBO has been used successfully in the treatment of the following wounds: 1- First-degree burns, where the pain relief and the fast healing are remarkable, e.g. sunburn. 2- Second dgree burns, superficial and deep. If the properly applied no skin grafting is needed and regeneration takes place from hair follicles and glands in the dermis and subcutaneous tissue. 3- Third degree burns, to isolate the wound, reduce pain, and expedite nonsurgical debridement of the necrotic tissue to prepare the wound for grafting. 4- Donor site, to decrease pain, control infection, and expedite healing (average of 7 days has been reported). 5- Chronic wounds including bed ulcers, diabetic foot, and leg ulcers. 6- Post laser resurfacing, chemical peeling, and dermabrasion. 7- Surgical wounds including obstetrical wounds. 8- Wound of circumcision. 9- Mucous membrane wounds such as buccal ulcers. 10- Cracked heels and cracked nipples.
DOSAGE OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
Follow all directions given to you by your pharmacist or doctor carefully . They may differ from the information contained in this leaflet
Ask your pharmacist or doctor for help if you do not understand the instructions on the box .
The recommended dose is : –
1- Burns : i. First degree burns (Superficial burns) MEBO should be applied as immediately as possible. A thin layer (about 1 mm thickness) should cover the burnt area. It is better to keep the wound exposed, but if there is a need , a light dressing can be used. Reapplication should be done 3 to 4 times daily if exposed or twice daily if closed. ii- Second degree burns: First phase – liquefying period: A thin layer of MEBO should cover the burnt area and renewed 3 to 4 times daily. Before reapplication, the liquefied necrotic tissue and the resides of the old MEBO should be wiped off gently. It is better to keep the wound exposed, but if there is a need, a light dressing can be used and a relatively thicker layer (about 3 mm thickness) should be applied and renewed twice daily. Second phase – repair period : MEBO should be applied as before, but less frequently (2 – 3 times daily). Third phase- rehabilition period MEBO should be applied as before, but only once daily. iii. Third degree burns: MEBO should be applied as mentioned before to liquefy the necrotic tissue. A thine layer should cover the burnt site and renewed 3 to 4 times daily. 2- Donor site: A thin layer of MEBO should cover the donor site renewed 3 to 4 times daily if exposed or twice daily if closed. 3- Leg ulcers : A sterile gauze should be impregnated with MEBO and should fill the cavity of the ulcer, and renewed twice daily. 4- Surgical and Obstetrical wounds: MEBO should cover the wound in a relatively thick layer (about 3 mm) under a sterile dressing and renewed twice daily. 5- Cracked Nipples: A thin layer of MEBO should be applied to the nipple under a light pad, and renewed 3 – 4 times daily. MEBO is safe for the infant that nursing can proceed without any hazards.
OVER-DOSAGE OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
CONTRA-INDICATION OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
STORAGE OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
Store below 25 °C.
PACK OF MEBO OINT 15 GM
MEBO Ointment is available in collapsible tubes of 15 grams.
MEBO OINT 15 GM MANUFACTURED BY
Julphar Gull Pharmaceutical Industries, Ras Al Khaimah, U.A.E.