Indications for use
The drug "Essentiale Forte" prescribed for the treatment of acute and chronic hepatitis, cirrhosis, necrosis of liver cells, hepatic coma and pre-conditions. This tool is used in the treatment of fatty degeneration of the liver, including diabetes and chronic infections, as well as toxic liver damage, including toxaemia of pregnancy. The drug is used in the pre - and postoperative therapy. In addition, the "Essentiale Forte" is used in the treatment of psoriasis, neurodermatitis, radiation syndrome, and drug intoxication.
Capsules "Essentiale Forte" taken during meals with water. The dosage is 2 capsules of the drug per reception 3 times a day. Maintenance dose consists of 1 capsule is also three times a day. The duration of treatment is not limited.
Intravenous "Essentiale Forte" apply 5-10 ml per day. In severe cases, may increase daily dosage up to 20 ml, while for once you can enter up to 10 ml the Drug should be administered slowly, better – drip, diluted "Essentiale" in 5% dextrose solution with a volume of 250-300 ml.
In a jet injection of the drug should be diluted patient's own blood in a ratio of 1:1. The injection is carried out during 10 days. However, when administered intravenously, is recommended as early as possible to start maintenance therapy capsules Essentiale Forte.
In the treatment of psoriasis is assigned to the combined treatment capsules and injection. During the first 2 weeks take 2 capsules 3 times a day. Then assigned to 10 injections "Essentiale Forte dosage of 5 ml and is held simultaneously with PUVA therapy. At the end of the course of injections again assigned to the capsules at the same dosage rate for 2 months.
Contraindications and cautions
"Essentiale Forte should not be taken if you are sensitive to any of its components. Capsules are not prescribed to persons under 12 years of age, injection – child under 3 years of age and pregnant women in view of the availability in the given dosage form benzyl alcohol. Generally the treatment is without side effects, however sometimes there may be nausea, stomach discomfort, diarrhea, and allergic reactions – itching, hives and rash.
It is prohibited to dissolve the drug and electrolyte solutions isotonic and solution periods. The solution for injection must be transparent. Vials are intended only for intravenous injections, intramuscular administration of the drug unacceptable.
Advice 2: "Essentiale Forte": the instruction on application
"Essentiale Forte" – hepatoprotector, which consists of phospholipids. They help regulate the metabolism of proteins and lipids and regenerate the cellular structure of the liver.
"Essentiale Forte" is available in capsule and solution for intravenous administration. Almost 90% of the drug after ingestion is absorbed in the small intestine. Active substance "Essentiale Forte" is phosphatidylcholine, which is derived from soybeans.
Compared to other drugs hepatoprotectors "Essentiale Forte" does not stimulate the Department of bile, detoxification does not have and is not able to kill the viruses.
But "Essentiale Forte" safe for pregnant women and children, and it can also be used for a long time. The drug not only helps to restore the liver, but also helps in the prevention of thrombosis in atherosclerosis, normalizes the functioning of enzymes, lowers cholesterol and used to treat skin diseases.
"Essentiale Forte" take for chronic hepatitis, alcoholic hepatitis, cirrhosis, liver dysfunction or degeneration. Very often the drug used for morning sickness in pregnant women. Shown remedy for psoriasis and radiation syndrome. When transferred cholelithiasis "Essentiale Forte" is used as a preventive measure.
Contraindications the drug only 2: children under 12 years and hypersensitivity to the drug, including fosfatidil.
The drug is taken orally, not chewing and drinking plenty of water. For children older than 12 years of age and adults appoint 2 capsules up to 3 times a day. Taking "Essentiale Forte" it is possible indefinitely.
Side effects occur rarely. Possible discomfort in the epigastric region, diarrhea or nausea. Sometimes there are allergic reactions that manifest in the form of itching, rashes or hives.
The use of "Essentiale Forte" during pregnancy is possible under the supervision of a physician. In the period of lactation, should suspend taking the drug.
"Essentiale Forte" does not affect the ability to control the transport and reaction speed. While taking the drug should not simultaneously use the solutions of electrolytes. Other data about the interaction of "Essentiale Forte" with other drugs no.
Overdose "Essentiale Forte" can lead to the emergence and intensification of side effects. In this case, symptomatic treatment.
Before using the product consult your doctor. You should not use "Essentiale Forte" not on purpose.