The drug is indicated for the treatment of chronic cholecystitis, hepatitis and cirrhosis of the liver. Also helps in the treatment of chronic nephritis and renal failure. Indication for the use of funds are dyskinesia, acetonemia, atherosclerosis, oliguria (as a result of liver cirrhosis or cardiac insufficiency), intoxication and fatty liver. The tool comes in the form of tablets and as oral solution.
The drug is administered in tablet form for children from 6 years old to adults. Usually children take the remedy 1-2 tablets 3 times daily immediately prior to meals. Adults can take 2-3 tablets before meals 3 times a day. The course of treatment should not exceed 3 weeks in some cases, however, the doctor may prescribe an additional quantity of the drug or repeat the therapy after a while.
When administered in the form of a solution, the tool should be applied at ½ or 1 teaspoon 3 times a day. Reception is necessary to conduct before applying food. The treatment solution may be 10-20 days. Medication is administered to children in the dose which depends on age. To achieve therapeutic effect ¼ or ½ of the adult dose, 3 times a day before meals.
"Allergy" is also issued in the form of a solution for intramuscular and intravenous injection. The acquisition of the tool is possible with the permission of the doctor. Is introduction 1 ampoule 1-2 times a day. The dosage may be increased at the discretion of the specialist in-patient treatment. Therapy can reach from 8 to 15 days. In the form of a dropper tool is used 1 time per day. It is necessary to pre-dissolve the drug in 200 ml of saline. The treatment in this case is 8-15 days.
Contraindications and side effects
Among the side effects means the appearance of allergic reactions (urticaria). At long use may cause diarrhea. After the appearance of these symptoms, discontinue use and consult a specialist for the purpose of alternative medicines.
Contraindications the drug should be attributed to gallstone disease, acute diseases of the kidneys and liver, as well as child age and increased sensitivity to the active component of the products (the artichoke). You should also be wary of medication during pregnancy, since the effect of "Hofitol" the fetus is not fully understood, so the purpose of a tool can be performed only by the attending physician.