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ALVOGYL PASTE
DESCRIPTION
Alvogyl is a dry-socket treatment and post-extraction dressing which every dental office should have on hand. Alvogyl is a one-step, self-eliminating treatment which rapidly alleviates pain and provides a soothing effect throughout the healing process. Its fibrous consistency allows for easy filling of the socket and good adherence during the entire healing process. The active ingredients of Alvogyl include eugenol for analgesic action, butamben for anaesthetic action, and iodoform for anti-microbial action.

PROPERTIES
• • • • • Antiseptic and analgenic paste. Butamben – provides moderate anaesthetic action Iodoform – effective antimicrobial action Eugenol – effective analgesic action Alvogyl easily adheres to the alveolus and assisted by the patients tongue movements, it gradually self eliminates.

FORMULA
Iodoform Eugenol Excipient q.s.p 15.8g 13.7g 100g Butamben Penqhwar 25.7g 3.5g

INDICATIONS
This product is to be used for the treatment of dry sockets and post extraction paste for patients with history of dry sockets.

CONTRA-INDICATIONS
• • Alvogyl is not to be used on patients having a history of allergic reactions to procaine type anaesthetics or to iodine compounds. Do not suture in place.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Using a pair of tweezers apply 0.2g of Alvogyl to adequately cover the bottom of the socket and pack gently into place.

PRECAUTIONS
Contents should be used within 2 years.

STORAGE
To be kept in a cool dry place.

PRESENTATION
12g Paste in a Jar

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