Mucolytic drug "Fluimucil": instructions for use
Pharmacodynamics of medication
The drug "Fluimucil" instructions for use is defined as a mucolytic agent that has a pronounced antioxidant effect. The use of this drug reduces the adhesion of bacteria to the cells of the mucous membrane of the bronchi, dilutes the sputum and at times facilitates its separation. At the same time, the action of the Fluimucil agent, the instructions for use of which also testifies to this, is based on the breaking of the inter- and intramolecular disulfide bonds of the mucopolysaccharides, which, in turn, leads to a decrease in the viscosity of the pathological secretion and depolarization of the mucoproteins. It should be particularly noted that this mucolytic drug has a similar effect on the secret that is formed during various inflammatory infections of the upper respiratory tract. In addition, it retains its activity in the case of purulent sputum.If we consider the pharmacokinetics of "Fluimucil", then its highest plasma concentrations are observed one to three hours after use, and the half-life is about sixty minutes.
Features of the release form
This mucolytic drug is produced in the form of effervescent dragees with a strong lemon and moderate sulfur smell. As an active element, the drug "Fluimucil" contains six hundred milligrams of acetylcysteine. The additional ingredients are citric acid, sodium bicarbonate, lemon flavor and aspartame.
Take pills "Fluimucil" instructions for use advises people suffering from tracheitis, bronchitis, bronchiectasis and bronchiolitis. In addition, this mucolytic agent can be used for interstitial lung diseases, lung abscess, pneumonia and pulmonary emphysema. In case of cystic fibrosis and laryngotracheitis, the prescription of the drug Fluimucil is also indicated. Responses mark also good results of its use at antritis, an atelectasis of a lung (against a blockage of bronchial tubes) and a sinusitis.Various post-operative and post-traumatic conditions (for example, after removal of a viscous secretion) are also reasons for using this remedy.
Contraindications to use
Take pills "Fluimucil" instructions for use does not advise women carrying a child, people with hypersensitivity to acetylcysteine and those who suffer from a stomach ulcer or duodenal ulcer. In case of pulmonary hemorrhage or hemoptysis, it is also strictly not recommended to start taking this mucolytic drug. In addition, do not prescribe the tool "Fluimucil" for children under the age of eighteen years. During lactation and phenylketonuria also do not take this medication. With great caution prescribed tablets "Fluimucil" for diseases of the adrenal glands, renal failure, bronchial asthma, liver failure and arterial hypertension.