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Active substance: nonappropriate

Type: Antidiarrhoeal phytopreparation

Manufacturer: HIMALAYA DRUG (India) exclusive distributor TRANSATLANTIC INTERNATIONAL (Russia)
Composition, form of production and packaging
from light brown to brown color with impregnations, without an envelope, round, biconcave.

1 tab.

extract from a mixture of vegetable raw materials 261 mg

tinospores of the heart stalks 6.1%

The cows of gollarenes with antisubwissive 93.9%

Egle fruity fruit powder 245 mg

Powder calcined shell shell 82 mg

powder of tubers saturate 51 mg

Excipients: crospovidone, silicon dioxide colloid, carmellose sodium, magnesium stearate.

100 pieces.
- plastic bottles (1) - packs of cardboard.

Description of the drug approved by the manufacturer for the printed edition of 2011.


The complex of biologically active plant substances included in the preparation Diarex-Himalaya provides antidiarrheal, antimicrobial, antioxidant, antispasmodic and anti-inflammatory action of the drug.

Plants in the preparation show a wide range of pharmacological activity.

Antimicrobial activity: against E. coli - Aegle marmelos, Punica granatum, Tinospora cordifolia, Holarrhena antidysenterica;
against S. typhi - Aegle marmelos, Holarrhena antidysenterica; in respect of V. cholerae - Punica granatum, Aegle marmelos; inhibit the growth of Salmonella - Holarrhena antidysenterica, Aegle marmelos; growth of Shigella - Holarrhena antidysenterica.
Amerbicidal action is exhibited by Holarrhena antidysenterica, Tinospora cordifolia, Aegle marmelos, Punica granatum.

Anti-Helminthic action is possessed by Punica granatum, Aegle marmelos, Cyperus rotundus.

Holarrhena antidysenteriea, Aegle marmelos and Punica granatum possess anti-diarrheal properties due to the effect on the hypersecretory phase of acute and chronic infectious diarrhea.

An astringent action for diarrhea of ​​different genesis is provided by Punica granatum, Holarrhena antidysenterica.

Enveloping, adsorbing and protective properties - calcified shell of a mollusc.

Antioxidant and cytoprotective action: Tinospora cordifolia, Aegle marmelos, Punica granatum and Cyperus rotundus have a powerful antioxidant membrane-stabilizing action.

Anti-inflammatory activity: Aegle marmelos, Cyperus rotundus and Punica granatum contribute to a decrease in the severity of inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.

Tinospora cordifolia is known as an effective immunomodulatory agent with hepatoprotective and antiulcer action.

Spasmolytic and motor-normalizing action: Aegle marmelos reduces spasms and pains in the stomach;
Cyperus rotundus is effective in violation of intestinal motility.The drug does not interfere with its own intestinal microflora.
Synergistic effect of the components determines the effectiveness of the drug Diarex-Himalaya in acute and chronic diarrhea of ​​various genesis, irritable bowel syndrome and dysbacteriosis.


- diarrhea of ​​various origins: food, allergic, infectious (bacterial, protozoal, viral);

- irritable bowel syndrome;

- a dysbacteriosis;

- the drug is used as part of complex therapy as a

auxiliary treatment.


Between meals.
Children from 6 to 14 years - 1 tab.
2 times / day.
Adults and children over 14 years of age - 2 tab 2 times / day.

The duration of treatment for acute diarrhea is 2-7 days.

The duration of the course of therapy for chronic diarrhea, irritable bowel syndrome, and dysbacteriosis is from 2 to 6 weeks.

If necessary, after a 2-week break, the course of therapy can be repeated.

In severe forms of diarrhea, the frequency and duration of administration can be increased.


Allergic reactions are possible.


- intestinal obstruction;

- acute dysentery with a stool with an admixture of blood and fever;

- children's age till 6 years;

- Hypersensitivity to the components of the drug.


It is not recommended to prescribe the drug to pregnant women.
During the lactation period, the issue of stopping breastfeeding should be addressed.

Contraindicated in children under 6 years.

Children from 6 to 14 years
- 1 tab.
2 times / day.

It is necessary to monitor the symptoms of disturbance of the water-electrolyte balance and take measures to eliminate them by recovering the lost fluid and electrolytes.
If during three days of treatment the symptoms of diarrhea do not disappear, the patient's condition worsens, the drug should be stopped and consult a therapist, infectiologist or gastroenterologist.

Data on overdose are absent.
In case of an overdose, symptomatic treatment is used.

It is possible to use the drug with other drugs used to stop the diarrhea syndrome.

The use of the drug in combination with antibiotics, antiviral agents and intestinal antiseptics increases the effectiveness of therapy and reduces the severity of side effects of chemotherapy.

Joint application with adsorbents, astringents and enveloping agents can lead to a decrease in the effectiveness of the drug, therefore between taking the drug and the adsorbent should pass at least 3 hours.


The drug is released by prescription.


Store the drug in a dry place at a temperature of 10 В° to 30 В° C.
Keep out of the reach of children.
Shelf life - 3 years.

Do not use after the expiration date.

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