Activated charcoal instruction for use of tablets
Instructions for use of activated charcoal for allergies
Activated charcoal is an effective natural sorbent capable of making the toxins and greatly improve overall health. In the composition of coal contains a large amount of carbonaceous components, so this drug has a high anti-allergic properties. In this article we will explain how to use activated charcoal for allergies.
- Pharmacological effect and release form
- Instructions for use and composition
- Side effects
- Method of application and doses
- Analogues of the drug
Pharmacological effect and release form
Activated carbon is the sorbent of animal or vegetable origin, which has undergone a thorough treatment, due to which is able to absorb gases, toxins, salts of heavy metals, hydrocyanic acid, sulfonamide, phenolic derivatives and various poisons.
For information! Coal has a mild adsorptive activity against to alkalis and acids.
Due to the action of the active substances activated carbon and potato starch, the drug effectively eliminates:
- Allergy symptoms;
It is worth noting the high efficiency of the drug observed in the implementation of gemoperfuzii and a strong barbiturate poisoning, glutethimide and theophylline. The drug is available in several forms:
- in powder or paste;
- capsules and granules;
Instructions for use and composition
Activated charcoal instruction for use involves taking pills orally, 2 hours before meals and other medications. It is recommended to take the drug for at least 3 days and not more than 14 days. Reception of the sorbent allows to rid the body of allergens and toxins without irritating the mucosa. After purgation and the body could for a long time to get rid of these Allergy symptoms:
- constant runny nose;
- skin irritation, including hives;
- itching of the skin.
For information! With activated black charcoal histamine is well absorbed, it actively produces in the blood plasma during the formation of allergic reactions.
In the composition one tablet contains 250 milligrams of activated charcoal, and as excipients potato starch. For treatment of allergic symptoms is recommended to take 2-3 courses for 6 weeks. Indications for the application of a sorbent:
- treatment of allergic diseases;
- recovery of metabolism;
- the elimination of alcohol intoxication;
- treatment of acute and chronic hepatitis;
- cirrhosis of the liver;
- the treatment of atopic dermatitis;
- treatment of the acidity.
For information! Treatment with activated charcoal allergic pathologies is recommended in spring, when most acute, the body reacts to stimuli.
An important part of proper treatment method is use of pills and their appointment.
According to the manual, black sorbent has a small number of side effects. The main side effects of activated charcoal include the following:
- the decrease in absorption of nutrients the gastrointestinal tract;
- bouts of nausea and vomiting.
It should be noted that the side effects of ingestion can occur only with long and continuous usage.
Method of application and doses
Under the guide of medicines to treat allergic reactions it is recommended to follow the dosage based on a man’s body weight – 1 tablet per 10 kg of weight. Method of application involves the pills with plenty of water 2 hours before a meal. As a rule, the course of treatment is 6 weeks. During the year it is fashionable to be no more than 3 courses of treatment with a mandatory break of several months.
For information! Allergy is not just a food poisoning organism, so her treatment of the sorbent is not like conventional therapy with antihistamines.
After calculation of daily allowance for your weight, it is recommended to split the number of tablets in 2 parts, if the value obtained with a comma, it must be rounded. One of the tablets taken in the morning and in the evening before bed. Tablets are chewed and washed down the carbonated water. Reviews of patients who underwent treatment of Allergy coal it can be concluded that the sorbent does have a beneficial effect on the body.
Review from Anastasia, 30 years:
«Every spring, I had fever, and allergies (rash, redness, itching). I took coal during the month to 7 tablets daily. For 2 weeks I have completely gone rash on the face and spots, until the end of the course, all Allergy symptoms disappeared. With pills, I followed a special diet prescribed by your doctor. I now annually fall and spring as part of my course of treatment as prevention, no allergies.»
Analogues of the drug
Analogues of activated carbon are classified as organic, mineral, and other types of adsorbents. Classification of sorbents:
- Organic — an organic sorbent manufactured, and coal from plants;
- Mineral is a sorbent, which contains silicon dioxide. This kind of copes with the removal of alkaloids and toxins in strong poisoning;
- Other types of adsorbents is an adsorbent, the composition of which contains, attapulgit. Using attapulgite all the toxins of different origin are well connected with each other in the stomach and excreted.
For information! Drugs based on attapulgite quite often used to treat allergic reactions of various kinds and in severe diarrhea.
Common drugs analogues coal:
- Gelusil Polish;
All analogues of the medicinal product contain safe components and have a beneficial effect on the body.
Learn more how to treat Allergy without drugs you can see from the video
Treatment of allergic manifestations of different kinds with the help of activated carbon is an effective method. Choosing the right dosage is able to quickly eliminate the outward symptoms of your allergies and eliminate the cause of the disease.