Components:
Hydrogen Peroxide
Method of action:
Antiparkinsonian, Antiseptics And Disinfectants, Deodorizing, Hemostatic
Available in countries
Medically reviewed by Kovalenko Svetlana Olegovna, PharmD Last updated on 2019.07.21

Name of the medicinal product

Paramove

Qualitative and quantitative composition

Hydrogen Peroxide

Therapeutic indications

The information provided in Therapeutic indications of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Therapeutic indications in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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1. As a mild disinfectant for minor cuts, wounds and skin ulcers.

2. As a mouthwash or gargle.

Dosage (Posology) and method of administration

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Topical.

Recommended dose and dosage schedule

1. As a disinfectant use as required. Dress the wound with cotton wool soaked in the peroxide.

2. As a mouthwash or gargle dilute one part of the peroxide to two parts of water (e.g. 5ml of peroxide and 10ml of water). Rinse the mouth for two to three minutes. This may be repeated up to three times daily.

As a disinfectant this product is suitable for use by adults, children and the elderly.

As a mouthwash or gargle the product is suitable for use by adults, children over 12 years and the elderly. Due to the risk of swallowing it should only be used by younger children under the instruction of a doctor.

Contraindications

The information provided in Contraindications of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Contraindications in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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Hypersensitivity to any of the ingredients

Not for use in closed body cavities or on surgical wounds due to the risk of oxygen released into the circulation causing gas embolism.

Not for use as a disinfection agent for surgical instruments (particularly endoscopes) and as an enema.

Special warnings and precautions for use

The information provided in Special warnings and precautions for use of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Special warnings and precautions for use in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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For external use only.

Keep all medicines away from children.

Not for use in closed body cavities or on surgical wounds due to risk of oxygen released into the circulation causing gas embolism.

Avoid normal skin.

Product bleaches fabric.

Effects on ability to drive and use machines

The information provided in Effects on ability to drive and use machines of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Effects on ability to drive and use machines in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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None known.

Undesirable effects

The information provided in Undesirable effects of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Undesirable effects in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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Cases of gas embolism, sometimes resulting in cardiac arrest, have been reported when Paramove has been instilled in closed body cavities or deep surgical wounds.

Strong solutions of Paramove produce irritating burns on the skin and mucous membranes with a white eschar. The pain disappears after about 1 hour. Continued use of the product as a mouthwash may cause reversible hypertrophy of the papillae of the tongue.

Reporting of suspected adverse reactions

Reporting suspected adverse reactions after authorisation of the medicinal product is important. It allows continued monitoring of the benefit/risk balance of the medicinal product. Healthcare professionals are asked to report any suspected adverse reactions via the Yellow Card Scheme at: www.mhra.gov.uk/yellowcard.

Overdose

The information provided in Overdose of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Overdose in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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Accidental ingestion may cause sore throat, gastric disturbances and vomiting. Sudden evolution of oxygen may cause injury by acute distension of the stomach and internal bleeding. Water may be given to drink. Ingestion of large volumes can lead to gas embolism following evolution of oxygen in the stomach.

Pharmacodynamic properties

The information provided in Pharmacodynamic properties of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Pharmacodynamic properties in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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A01A B02 - Antiinfectives and antiseptics for local oral treatment.

Paramove is used as a disinfectant and deodorant. It releases oxygen when applied to tissues, the effect lasts only as long as the oxygen is being released and is of short duration. The antimicrobial effect of the liberated oxygen is reduced in the presence of organic matter. It is used to cleanse wounds and ulcers in concentrations of up to 6%. Adhering and blood-soaked dressings may be released by the application of a solution of Paramove. A l.5% solution has been used as a mouthwash in the treatment of acute stomatitis and as a deodorant gargle.

Pharmacokinetic properties

The information provided in Pharmacokinetic properties of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Pharmacokinetic properties in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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No further information available.

Preclinical safety data

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No data of relevance which is additional to that already included in other sections of the SPC.

Incompatibilities

The information provided in Incompatibilities of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Incompatibilities in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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Incompatible with reducing agents including organic matter and oxidisable substances and with alkalis, iodides, permanganates and other stronger oxidising agents. Its decomposition is increased by metallic salts, light, agitation, heat and metals.

Special precautions for disposal and other handling

The information provided in Special precautions for disposal and other handling of Paramove is based on data of another medicine with exactly the same composition as the Paramove of the medicine (Hydrogen Peroxide). Be careful and be sure to specify the information on the section Special precautions for disposal and other handling in the instructions to the drug Paramove directly from the package or from the pharmacist at the pharmacy.
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None.