Such medications – immunomodulators – are a group of medicines. They all act differently, but not on the entire body, only parts of the immune system. These drugs are necessary for those who are often sick, takes the disease seriously, a long time recovering from illnesses.
Usually first turn to herbal preparations, especially if it is necessary to strengthen defenses of the child. On the basis of the juice of Echinacea purpurea manufactured drops and pills "Immunal". This very useful product for those who are prone to frequent colds, flu. "Immunolog" you can treat the immune system for both adults and children older than one year. But the drug can cause allergies. It is contraindicated in leukemia, collagenosis, tuberculosis, HIV.
Effective and other herbal immunomodulators: extracts of Eleutherococcus, ginseng, Rhodiola rosea, Schizandra. They can even be taken prophylactically during periods of seasonal colds, in the strain of physical and mental strength. These drugs are not recommended to be used only during the hottest time of the year. You should also know that strengthen the immune system and rose hips, walnuts, buds and leaves of birch, nettle, seaweed.
From animal raw materials to produce so-called immunoregulatory proteins: "Myelopid", "Timalin", "Taktivin", "Tonopen". These drugs are effective for many acute and chronic diseases, especially for fractures, osteomyelitis.
Immunoglobulins is a unique protein molecules that neutralize most of the pathogenic microorganisms and their poisons. Communicating with them, they destroy and eliminate them from the body. Famous five classes of human immunoglobulin: G, M, A, D and E. These drugs under the force of the treatment of even very severe infectious diseases.
The interaction of immune cells improve "Betaleukin and Ronkoleukin". "Betaleukin" stimulates production of interferon, blood platelets, accelerates the regeneration of tissues, so it is prescribed in severe injuries, sepsis, after radio - and chemotherapy of cancer patients. A universal "Roncoleukin" successfully neutralizes viruses, bacteria, and fungi. It injections even for intrauterine infections.
Another large group of drugs – interferons. "Viferon" treat almost any viral infection, even during pregnancy and breastfeeding. "Grippferon" instilled into the nose when the flu and other viral diseases, and "Locteron" – eyes case of viral inflammations. Tuberculosis, sepsis, chlamydia, mycoplasmosis cure "Leukinferon".
Widely used and bacterial immunomodulators. "IRS-19", for example, can protect against SARS, influenza, children from the age of three. In diseases of the oral cavity and pharynx resolves pills "Imudon". Very useful product – "rutaskorbin Rue" Belmedpreparaty "" he is simply irreplaceable for the prevention of bronchitis, pneumonia.
Finally, the drugs of new generation – "Polyoxidonium" and "Galavit". Often they are effective even in AIDS and advanced cancer. To cure these diseases they, of course, not under force, but they greatly prolong the life of patients. However, these drugs are quite expensive and require long-term treatment.