The A. Vogel AtroGel (Rheuma Gel) is an exterior gel that contains extract from fresh organic arnica in vegetable glycerin. It is ideal for external topical treatment in cases of bruises, sprains, and rheumatic or arthritic pains. Arnica contains essential oils, terpene lakianes alkaloids, flavonoids, and polyaketylen tannin active ingredients with anti-inflammatory, antioidimatiki and powerful painkiller action.
The NF-KB protein is the one that triggers the body the inflammation process. Since synthetic cortisone medications only inhibit this protein. It has been found that arnica namely plant lactones are also inhibitors of NF-KB protein and anti-inflammatory agents, but have side effects so the Arnica Montana characterized as "plant-cortisone"