When prescribed sintomitsinovoy candles

Sintomitsinovoy candles are appointed in inflammatory diseases of the female reproductive system bacterial in nature, especially in vaginitis and cervicitis. The drug disrupts the protein synthesis in the cell of the microorganism. Thanks to the good lipophilicity sintomitsina easily overcomes the bacterial cell membrane and inhibits the movement of amino acids to peptide chains.

Application sintomitsinovoy candles

Before using this drug, the patient should take a bacteriological swab smear from the vagina to determine antibiotic sensitivity. In the case that the causative agent would be sensitive to sintomitsina, the treatment will bring positive results.

This drug is not used for thrush, as it does not possess antifungal activity.

It is important to remember that sintomitsinovoy candles is an antibiotic, which means that they can lead to the violation of the vaginal microflora and the development of thrush. After treatment, you may need to restore microflora.

Doctors recommend applying sintomitsinovoy candles for 7-10 days. Adult woman per day is necessary to put 2-3 suppository, adolescent girl – 1-2. You need to inject the drug into the vagina as deeply as possible, in the supine position.
5 days after application assesses the effectiveness of the treatment.

In gynecology, these candles are used not only as a therapeutic agent. It is also prescribed for prevention, as a rule, before and after the installation of the IUD before hysterography before diathermocoagulation of the cervix, or prior to termination of pregnancy. Sometimes sintomitsina prescribe to prevent the development of inflammation and prevention of purulent infections.


The drug is not prescribed for women with high sensitivity to its components. He also prohibited the patients with renal or hepatic failure, deficiency of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase in acute intermittent porphyria. Before the start of the puberty candles cannot be used.

Sintomitsina is not used during pregnancy. May cause such side effects as the oppression and dyspepsia. Before applying sintomitsinovoy candles, be sure to consult with your doctor.