Actovegin (tablets): instructions for use
The composition of the drug "Actovegin": two hundred milligrams of deproteinized hemoderate, made from the blood of calves in one tablet.
The form of release of a drug: tablets in packages of fifty pieces.
Pharmacodynamic properties of the drug "Actovegin" (tablets) instructions for use describes the following:
This preparation contains physiologically activeactive substances. "Actovegin" accelerates the processes for the utilization of oxygen, stimulates its consumption and, consequently, increases the human body's resistance to hypoxia, thereby providing an increase in energy intracellular metabolism. And the total effect of these complex processes is to improve the energy state of cells, which is especially noticeable in conditions of ischemia and hypoxia, and improvement of trophism.
Pharmacokinetics of the drug "Actovegin"
The study of pharmacokinetic properties (itsabsorption, distribution and elimination of active ingredients) of this drug with the help of modern methods is impossible, because in its composition are exclusively physiological components, usually present in the body.
Indications for the use of the drug "Actovegin" (tablets) instruction on the application gives the following:
First of all, this is a variety of circulatoryand metabolic disorders, vascular such as ischemic strokes, residual phenomena of hemorrhagic strokes, craniocerebral trauma, various kinds of encephalopathy. Violations of both venous and arterial peripheral blood circulation, angiopathy of various genesis. Thermal burns, chemical, radiation, solar first-third degree. It is prescribed to accelerate the regeneration of tissues, the healing of wounds (trophic disorders, various etiologies of ulcers, decubitus, in case of impaired healing), radiation damage to the skin and mucous membranes, radiation neuropathy.
Methods of application of the drug "Actovegin" (tablets) The instruction for use suggests such:
Take tablets before meals without chewing, andwashed down with a small amount of liquid. The usual dose is one or two tablets of the drug three times a day. Treatment usually lasts from four to six weeks. For children older than three years, one tablet is recommended once a day.
What are the contraindications for the drug "Actovegin"?
This, in the first place - the presence of hypersensitivity to certain components of the drug, as well as the age of up to three years.
Side effects, possible with the use of the drug "Actovegin", an abstract to it describes such:
Single cases of reactionshypersensitivity, for example, blood rushes, hives, hyperthermic reactions, anaphylactic shock. In case of occurrence of this kind of complications, the taking of the drug "Actovegin" should be immediately stopped and immediately prescribed a therapy aimed at suppressing such symptoms. Although in most cases the drug is well tolerated.
Special instructions for the treatment with the drug "Actovegin" (tablets) instructions for use gives the following:
During the period of gestation, the use of the drug is permissible only in the presence of life indications, but when breastfeeding the reception of this remedy is quite acceptable.
Interaction with other medicines:
Overdose of tablets "Actovegin":
Cases of overdoses were not observed.
The drug "Actovegin" should be stored in a place protected from light, at a temperature of eighteen to twenty-five degrees Celsius.
Duration of the drug:
Keep no more than three years.