"Fluditec: indications, recommended dosages for children
"Fluditec children prescribed for acute and chronic bronchopulmonary diseases, accompanied with cough and formation of a viscous, difficult to spit sputum. Such diseases include bronchitis, bronchial asthma, tracheitis, bronchitis, bronchiectasis. Drug children can appoint in acute or chronic inflammatory diseases of the nose and middle ear, accompanied by the formation of mucus: otitis media, rhinitis, sinusitis.
"Fluditec" helps to restore the mucous membrane and its specific protection, enhances the activity of ciliated epithelium. Analogues of the drug on the active substance are: "syrup Inspiron", "Blueport", "Libeksin Muko". Counterparts according to their action: "Ambrobene", "Remebers", "Bromhexine", "Sinupret", "Ascoril", "ACC", "Mucosolvan", "Flamed" and some others.
Children aged 1 month to 2 years per day give 1-2 tsp. of syrup, divided into 2 doses. Children from 2 to 5 years give 1 tsp of the syrup 2 times a day, children from 5 years - 1 teaspoon 3 times a day. Children over 15 years should take a 5% syrup "Fluditec" 1 teaspoon 3 times a day. Drink the medicine on an empty stomach or after 2 hours after a meal. The maximum therapeutic effect from the use of money develops in 2-3 hours after ingestion, mucolytic effect persists up to 8 hours. "Fluditec used for no longer than 10 days.
Side effects, contraindications to the use of Fluditec"
Side effects of Fluditec are: vomiting, nausea, flatulence, epigastric pain, diarrhea, bleeding from the gastrointestinal tract, disorders of the nervous system (weakness, malaise, dizziness), allergic reactions (itching, hives, angioedema). In case of overdose nausea, diarrhea, gastralgia. In this case, symptomatic treatment.
Note that while the use of syrup "Fluditec" with "Theophylline" increases bronholiticeski effect, when applied with atropine and antitussive drugs therapeutic effect of the reception of Fluditec"is reduced. While admission to a syrup with antibacterial and glucocorticosteroid drugs increases the efficiency of treatment of airway inflammation.
The drug is contraindicated in hypersensitivity to its components, gastric ulcer and 12 duodenal ulcer (especially in the acute stage), chronic glomerulonephritis, cystitis, syrup 5% is not used in children under 15 years of age, 2% syrup do not give to children under 1 month.