Medicine "Biseptol". Instruction
The medicine "Biseptol" is included in the group of combined antimicrobial agents. The active ingredients are sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim. The drug is available in different forms: syrup, suspension, tablets, infusion solution. Sulfamethoxazole contributes to the violation of the synthesis of dihydrofolic acid in microbial cells. Strengthening the action of this component is provided by the activity of trimethoprim. This component violates the recovery of dihydrofolic acid. Means "Biseptol" (instruction contains such information) has a wide range of effects. The drug is active against most strains of pathogenic microbes. The drug leads to a decrease in the synthesis of riboflavin, thymine, nicotinic acid and other B vitamins in the intestine.
The drug "Biseptol". Instructions. Indications
The drug is prescribed for infectious pathologies in the urinary tract. Recommended remedy for prostate, pyelitis, pyelonephritis, cystitis, gonorrhea, urethritis.Indications include groin granuloma, epididymitis, venereal lymphogranuloma, and soft chancre. The medicine “Biseptol” is recommended by the instruction for lesions in the respiratory system, in particular for bronchiectasis, bronchitis (chronic and acute course), pneumocystis and croupous pneumonia, and bronchopneumonia. The drug is prescribed for scarlet fever, sore throat, laryngitis, sinusitis, otitis media and other diseases in the ENT organs. The drug is recommended for infections in the digestive tract. In particular, the drug is effective for paratyphoid fever, typhoid fever, cholera, salmonella carrier, cholangitis, dysentery, gastroenteritis caused by Helicobacter pylori entero-toxic strains, cholecystitis. Indications include wound infections, pyoderma, furunculosis, acne and other soft tissue infections and skin infections. The medicine "Biseptol" is recommended by the instruction for osteomyelitis (chronic or acute course) and other osteoarticular lesions, acute brucellosis, South American blastomycosis. The indications include toxicoplasmosis (the drug is used in combination with others) and malaria.
Medicine "Biseptol". Instructions. Contraindications
The drug is not recommended for thyroid abnormalities, bronchial asthma, kidney / liver failure, hypersensitivity. Contraindications include lack of folic acid, leukopenia, agranulocytosis, aplastic anemia.
The preparation "Biseptol" (tablets) is recommended by the instruction to use in patients from 12 years old once 960 mg or twice a day 480 mg. Against the background of severe infections, the dosage is 480 mg three times, and in the chronic course of the disease, twice a day. Children up to two years old - 120 mg 2 times a day, from 2 to 6 - 120-240 mg 2 times a day, from 6 to 12 - 240-480 mg 2 times a day. The medicine Biseptol (suspension) recommends that the instructions for use for children from 3 to 6 months - 120 mg twice, from 7 months to three years - 120-240 mg twice, from 4 to 6 years - 240- 480 mg twice, from 7 to 12 years old - 480 mg twice a day. From the age of twelve, the dose is 960 mg twice a day. Reception duration - at least four days. After elimination of symptoms, treatment is carried out for another two days.