REMANTADIN (Remantadinum). a-Metil-1- adamantil- Methylamine hydrochloride.
Synonyms : Algirem, Meradan, Polyremum, Remantadini, Rimantadine, Rimantadine hydrochloride, Rimantadine-FPO, Rimantadine-STI, Rimantadine-UVI, Algirem, Polirem, Remantadin, Rimantadin, Rimantadina hydrochloride, Rimantadin- STI, Rimantadin- UVI, Rimantadin- FPO.
The white crystalline powder with a bitter taste. Mg of alcohol, it is difficult-in the water.
Remantadin-derivative amantadine, or midantana (see), as applicable antiparkinsonicheskoe funds, and is, however, the specific chemotherapy drug; He has a preventive effect against influenza infection by certain strains of viruses (type A2).
Remantadin, compared with midantanom has a stronger anti activity. It is effective against various influenza A viruses; As well as providing antitoxic operated from influenza; Caused by the virus V. Like midantanu, it is not effective in other cells.
Remantadin applied for early treatment and prevention of influenza pandemics and the period.
The drug is particularly effective with influenza infection by the virus type A2.
Is remantadin inside (after eating), squeezed water, as follows : adults are in Day 1 of 100 mg (2 tablets) three times; 2 nd and third days of 100 mg 2 times; 4 day 1-100 mg once. In one day the disease can be taken in one dose of medication Z00 mg (6 tablets).
Children from 7 to 10 years appoint 50 mg (one tablet) 2 times a day; 11-14-50 mg three times a day. Is 5 days.
For the prevention of influenza appoint 0.05 g (50 mg) once a day, one a day for 10 to 15 days, depending on the source of infection.
Remantadin usually well. In some cases, possible pain in the stomach.
Contraindications : acute liver disease and kidney failure, pregnancy, thyrotoxicosis.
Product : pills to 0.05 g (50 mg) in a package of 20 pieces.
Storage : List B. In dry place.
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