What is the effect of the drug
"Essentiale Forte" refers to the group of drugs–hepatoprotectors, with the capacity to restore the affected liver cells. The main active substance in it are essential phospholipids. Their action is because they normalize the body's metabolism of proteins and lipids. In addition, taking "Essentiale Forte" helps to restore the cellular structures of the liver and reduces the rate of formation of connective tissue in the damaged liver cells.
Assigned to the drug in the fatty degeneration of the liver in an early stage, in acute and chronic hepatitis of different etiology, cirrhosis, hepatic coma, toxemia of pregnant, drug poisoning, psoriasis, alcoholic liver, disorders of the liver and other diseases and their prevention.
The use of the drug "Essentiale Forte" helps to eliminate toxins from the body.
Dosage and methods of use
"Essentiale Forte" is available in the capsule form for oral administration and in solution for injection. Prescription for his release from the pharmacy is not required but the treatment must appoint a physician.
The drug is in the form of capsules assigned to adults and children over 12 years: 600 mg 2 – 3 times a day. To achieve a positive effect of "Essentiale Forte" should take from 2 to 10 months under a special scheme: the first 2 – 3 months in the specified dosage and then move on to supporting dose - 1 capsule 2 – 3 times a day. To take the capsules during or after meals, not liquid, squeezed small amounts of water.
Injections "Essentiale Forte" is appointed on 250 mg 1 – 2 times a day. It is forbidden to enter the drug intramuscularly and mix it with other drugs in the same syringe. If the product enters into the muscle develops strong local inflammation. Enter "Essentiale Forte" should intravenously only slowly and carefully. This method of drug administration is applied in the most severe lesions of the liver.
Undesirable the use of the drug "Essentiale Forte" during breast-feeding.
Contraindications to taking "Essentiale Forte"
Treatment with this drug is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the sick and newborn and premature children. During pregnancy its use is allowed only under the supervision of a physician, for good reason. Side effects when properly taking "Essentiale Forte" is quite rare. However, nausea, intestinal discomfort, flatulence and diarrhea. Can be manifestations of urticaria, dermatitis. In severe cases, edema Quincke.
In General, the drug "Essentiale Forte" is very popular because of their unique properties and doctors willing to use it in their practice.