Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol)
What is Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol) used for?
Karvol Plus Inhalent (Camphor / Chlorothymol / Eucalyptol / Terpinol / Menthol) is a decongestant suitable for use by adults, as well as children aged 3 months and above. It is primarily used to improve the patient's ability to breathe while sleeping, allowing the patient to sleep deeper and with less disturbances when suffering from a nasal congestion and colds. It contains no addictive substances and consists of natural vapours and aromatic oils such as menthol, cinnamon, and pine. This combination of substances is designed specifically to alleviate congestion and other cold symptoms by soothing the tissue of the respiratory tract and relieving inflammation.
How should I use Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol)?
It is quite simple to use this medication. Simply, cut off the end of the capsule and pour the contents onto an absorbent object which is placed on or nearby the patient's bed, such as bedding, a tissue, or a handkerchief. It is not necessary or advised to touch the object, as the patient merely has to inhale the scent during sleep to experience the effects and improved symptoms. Take care to ensure the absorbent object is out of reach when the patient is a child or baby.
What are the side effects of Karvol Plus Inhalant (Camphor/Chlorothymol/Eucalyptol/Terpinol/Menthol)?
Karvol Plus Inhalent has no known side effects when it is used correctly, however, if ingested or used on skin adverse effects may occur and emergency services should be contacted immediately.
Do not ingest Karvol Plus Inhalent or apply it onto your body or skin in any way.
When administered to children or babies, take extra special care to ensure that the absorbent object is out of reach and cannot come into direct contact with the child or baby.
Strictly use Karvol Plus Inhalent as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient's health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Karvol Plus Inhalent may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure you doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.