For inflamed and ulcerated conditions of the mouth , gum bleeding and aphthous stomatitis
Solution : apply several times a day with cotton applicator on the gum
It is not recommended for sensitive people to medicinal plants
Adverse reaction : Irritation of the gum may be seen after the application of high doses
Each gram of gel or each ml of solution contains 170 mg dried extract of rhubarb ( Standardized on the basis of 3.4 – 4.6 mg of rhein ) and 10 mg salicylic acid
Anthraglycosides of aloe – emodin , emodin chrysophanol , dianthrone glycosides of rhein ( sennosides A and B ) and their oxalates . Heterodianthrones including palmidin A, B, C, free anthraquinone , and tannins
( glucogallin , and gallic acid ) (1)
Solution , Gel
Solution 30 ml bottle
When tannins came into contact with mucous membranes of the mouth , they react with and cross link proteins in both the mucous and epithelial cells of the mucosa (2). The mucosa is consequently bound more tightly and rendered less permeable , a process referred to as astringency Astringency affords increased protection to the subadjacent layers of the mucosa from layers microorganisms and irritant chemicals .It also creates an antisecretory effect on the mucous membrane (2). Iralvex is able to stop gum bleeding , upon the application of Iralvex on the gum , it provides a prompt temporary relief of local pain or discomfort associated with the gum inflammation and with pericoronitis or peridontitis ,dental procedures , and gingi vectomies
1. Newall,A ,Anderson , L .A and Philipson ,D.P.:Herbal Medicine . pp. 220 , 1996.
2. Mills s . et . al .: Principles and practice of phytotherapy . pp . 34-37 . 2000.