2010/09/20

Anaferon for kids

Composition, structure and packing

Tablets homoeopathic from white to white with kremovatym color, round, flat surfaces, with the risk, with full margins, with a smooth, homogeneous surface.

1 tab. mixture of homeopathic dilutions of affinely purified antibodies to human interferon gamma C12, C30, C50.

Excipients: calcium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose, lactose, aerosil.

Clinico-pharmacological group: Homeopathic medicine for activating antiviral immunity.

Pharmacological action

The drug with immunomodulating and antiviral properties. Anaferon child is ultralow doses affinely purified antibodies to human interferon gamma, obtained by homeopathic technology. The drug stimulates the humoral and cellular immunity.

Increases the production of antibodies (including secretory IgA), reduces the level of IgE, activates the function of T effector and T-helper (Th), normalize their relationship.

Increases functional reserve Th and other cells involved in immune response.

Induces the formation of endogenous early interferons (alpha / beta) and interferon gamma. An inducer of mixed (Th1, Th2-type) immune response: increased cytokine production and Th1 (interferon gamma, interleukin 2) and Th2 (interleukin 4 and 10), normalizes the balance of Th1/Th2 activity.

Increases phagocytic activity of macrophages and neutrophils. Reduces the concentration of virus in infected tissues. Has antimutagenic properties. The drug reduces the severity and duration of the main manifestations of viral infections of upper respiratory tract (coughing, runny nose, sore throat, fever, headache, herpetic lesion of the skin and mucous membranes), reduces the likelihood of septic foci, and the risk of bacterial complications.

Pharmacokinetics

Carrying out the kinetic studies is not possible, because active substance can not be traced with the help of markers or bioissledovany.

Statement
prevention and treatment of influenza, SARS, viral infections of upper respiratory tract (rhinitis, pharyngitis, laryngitis, tracheobronchitis), herpes and cytomegalovirus infections, other acute and chronic viral infections;
treatment of secondary immunodeficient states of various etiologies;
in the complex therapy of bacterial infections;
prevention and treatment of complications of viral infections.

Dosage regimen

Acceptance of the drug should be started at the first signs of respiratory disease, as follows: in the first 2 hours take 1 tablet. every 30 minutes, then during the first days 3 more pills. at regular intervals.

On the second day and then be taken on 1 tab. 3 times / day until recovery. After the relief of acute conditions for prevention of bacterial complications of a drug should be taken on 1 tab. 1 time per day on an empty stomach for 8-12 days (up to a full recovery). The tablet should be kept in the mouth until completely dissolved.

Administration of these drugs to young children tablet should be dissolved in a small amount of warm water (room temperature).

Side effect

When applying for the indications and recommended doses side effects have been identified.

Contraindications
Hypersensitivity to the drug.

Cautions

Results from clinical studies show that Anaferon children has significantly proven preventive and therapeutic efficacy against SARS in children aged 6 months to 14 years. In the absence of clinical improvement on day 3 taking the drug should consult a doctor.

The drug can be used as part of combination therapy with analgesics, antipyretics and NSAIDs, thereby reducing the dose and shorten the duration of reception of the latter.

Overdose

So far, cases of overdose Anaferon not been described.

Drug Interactions

Cases of incompatibility with other pharmacological agents were observed.

Terms and Conditions of storage

The drug should be stored in a dry, protected from light and away from children at or above 25 ° C. Shelf life - 3 years.