Due to its absorbent and protective properties, Drug cleanses the body of toxins, so it can be used in case of poisoning, rotavirus infections and in the treatment of severe allergic reactions (e.g., angioedema).
The drug is available in powder form, so before using it you need to prepare. According to the instructions, sachet of Smecta need to pour 100 ml of warm water. For complete dissolution of the drug, carefully mix the powder. Infants can be given "Smectite"mixed in the milk mixture. The drug should be consumed only in the freshly prepared form.
If Drug a child up to the year, a day acceptable to not give more than one sachet of the drug. Children over this age are shown taking two bags of drugs a day. Standard dosage Smecta for adults is three bags of the drug. The daily dose is given in 2-3 doses to achieve a lasting effect, it is necessary to drink the drug for at least three days.
When a drug overdose, constipation may occur, in this case you have to reduce the dose of Smecta.
In case of individual intolerance to the drugs, which can be expressed in nausea or vomiting, and intestinal obstruction, the use of "Smecta" is prohibited.
Allowed to use this medication during pregnancy, but should strictly follow the dosage.
If you are taking any medications, after the use of Smecta, you must wait at least hour interval before their appointment. As "Smectite" is a powerful adsorbent, it disrupts the absorption of other medications that can adversely affect your health.