Zodak — instruction on the use of straw for children
Drops side effects of the drug allergies: instructions for use
Allergy meds is a true salvation for people who have the word «spring» is associated the first thing, not with the revival of nature, and of sneezing, itching and runny nose. Today there are many medicines for relief of these symptoms, but the right to choose the appropriate option, is quite difficult. You can, of course through trial and error search for the best drug testing all the advertised remedies, and you can immediately use a drop of Zodak. This medicine has a minimum of contraindications, rarely has side effects and is allowed to use both children and adults.
- 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
Drug allergies side effects of the drug in certified outlets available to the consumer in three forms. Are the side effects of the drug in drops, syrup and tablets. Drops have the form of a transparent liquid without smell, produced in bottles with dispenser. The vial with drops tightly closed lid with a safety device which prevents it from opening in young patients. To access the drug, you must press down hard on top of the lid and rotate counterclockwise.
The pills have oblong shape and at risk in the middle on one side that helps to dispense the medication. Top, tablets, film-coated, white. The syrup has a yellow color, thick consistency. It is most often prescribed to children because they, this form of medication, easy to drink. From the syrup emanates a pleasant scent of banana.
Zodak is an antihistamine of the second generation tool, it is used for relief of allergic reactions and its accompanying unpleasant symptoms. The drug inhibits the release of histamine from mast cells, has anti-inflammatory effect, can relieve the swelling of the mucous membranes and redness on the skin. Relieves seasonal rhinitis and improves pulmonary function in people with asthmatic bronchitis. Has no sedative effects, well tolerated by patients with hypersensitive body and children. Abstract the side effects of the drug contains information about the fact that he steps into reaction with the products of the other groups, so it can be used in treatment.
The active ingredients of medications can react only with the ethyl, so during treatment should refrain from drinking alcoholic beverages. How exactly will behave a particular organism under the influence of alcohol, cannot predict any doctor. Ethyl can, enhance the effect of the side effects of the drug, causing an overdose, and to reduce its impact on the body, slowing down the healing process.
The use of Zodak gives the result after only half an hour, its maximum concentration in the blood is marked after about 45 minutes. Excreted active substance in an unmodified form, after 10 hours, the urine.
Instructions for use and composition
Zodak drug against Allergy gives a positive result, thanks to the active component that’s in it is cetirizine dihydrochloride. And in tablets and syrups it also acts as a dominant substance, forms of drugs differ only in additional nutrients. 1 ml of syrup and drops Zodak contains 10mg of the active substance. In pill an additional ingredients are:
- corn starch;
- lactose monohydrate;
- titanium dioxide;
- magnesium stearate;
- emulsion of Dimethicone.
Drops side effects of the drug contain in addition to citrizine — propylparaben, methylparaben, sodium glycerol, sodium saccharin, acetic acid, propylene glycol and purified water. Zodak for children that is produced in the form of syrup, contains a number of components such as: propylparaben, methylparaben, propylene glycol, glycerol, syrup sorbitol, sodium acetate, saccharin sodium, banana flavouring, acetic acid and water purified.
Zodak instruction manual recommends to use for the treatment of chronic idiopathic urticaria, skin itching, rhinitis and lacrimation, caused by the intolerance of man, some of the allergens. Not infrequently, doctors prescribe the adult drug for relieving symptoms of seasonal exacerbation of allergies, and conjunctivitis. Children, according to the means of treating allergic dermatitis, asthmatic bronchitis, and reaction to medication. Newborn child can be treated with the side effects of the drug, only six months.
Instructions for use side effects of the drug prohibits to prescribe medicine to patients from these groups:
- with a personal intolerance to cetirizine;
- with renal insufficiency;
- children up to 6 months;
- in the period of breast-feeding.
With care, you need to accept the side effects of the drug to people of retirement age, patients with epilepsy, urinary retention, caused by inflammation of the prostate, and brain lesions.
Side effects of the drug in the tablets manual which comes in the kit, can be used by pregnant women in their third trimester of pregnancy. According to numerous studies, the drug has no toxicity and does not cause defects in the fetus, but doctors do not venture to assign it to the early stages of gestation, as there is a big risk for women to allergic to cetirizine.
Method of application of the drug in the development of side effects, plays a crucial role, as it causes most of the complications are not cetirizin itself, and the additional components included in the medication. In children, provoke adverse reactions may banana flavor, adult — titanium dioxide tablets, and acetic acid in drops. It is very important to strictly adhere to the dosage, if it is broken, perhaps the manifestation of symptoms such as:
- pain in the abdomen;
- dry mouth;
Zodak for children instruction which requires strict adherence to dosage, may cause the development of acute disorders of the respiratory system, diarrhea, fatigue, excessive moodiness, nervousness, loss of appetite and swelling of the mucous membranes of the nose.
After dosage of the drug will be reduced by your doctor or you completely stop the medication, side effects will be alone. In rare cases, require gastric lavage and treatment with adsorbents, but that only happens if you ignore the list of contraindications.
Method of application and doses
Application instructions for children recommends the drug in the form of syrup, 2.5 mg 2 times a day (half a teaspoon). Children 6 to 12 years – shows a great dose of 5 mg (1 measuring spoon), 2 times a day. Adults and children after 12 years shows the use of 10 mg of the drug 1 time per day, this dose answer two teaspoons.
Adults appoint 20 drops, once a day, children are shown a dose of 5 drops, 1 time per day. The drug in tablets is prescribed for adults 1 tablet, 1 time per day regardless of the meal. In children, use half a tablet, twice a day.
The tool must drink plenty of water. This allows the pill to dissolve faster and give therapeutic effect. Do not use fruit juices and coffee, they inhibit the absorption of the drug stomach.
Dosage side effects of the drug and duration of treatment it is calculated by the doctor individually, attention is directed to the patient’s age, body mass, and also the severity of symptoms. To adjust in its sole discretion regimen, is strictly prohibited.
Analogues of the drug
Under analogs of the drug is commonly understood as a list of drugs that affect the body the same therapeutic effect, but in its composition may contain completely different substances. The preparation Zodak, is quite a popular medicine, but its cost does not allow patients to use it regularly, so pharmacists are not rarely offer the means cheaper. Quite did well are drugs analogs of Zodak:
All medicines have included the instruction to read which is certainly, the fact that most of these drugs have list of contraindications that differ from the side effects of the drug, respectively, you have to exclude them before taking. Yourself to buy such things are prohibited, you may incur serious complications of allergies and cause dysfunction of liver or kidneys.
Today allergic reaction suffers every fourth person, so antihistamines are the most requested drugs in the spring and summer. People that chose therapy medication called side effects of the drug, leaving only positive feedback:
Valentina, 31 years:
This spring first discovered my son 3 years allergic to pollen. It all started with the first dandelions, after a walk he immediately swelled up eyes, so much that at first I thought he was bitten by bees. Immediately went to the hospital, after the removal of edema, physicians prescribed for seasonal use of syrup side effects of the drug. We used this medication for over a year and completely got rid of the allergies. Now, you can safely stroll with the child even in the woods and on the field, without visible effect.
Irina, 24 years:
At first I thought the antihistamine medications prescribed only for allergies and rhinitis, so I was very surprised when pediatrician appointed my daughter with asthmatic bronchitis syrup side effects of the drug. Unlike other medications that the baby refused to take the syrup with the taste of banana, she loved it and we easily passed them. Managed over a week to completely remove the swelling in the throat and spasms from time to time, appeared in bronchial asthma.
Alexander, 20 years:
The fond of chocolate candy, or ate too much, whether they were of low quality, but the result is, so to speak «face», I’m bloated and severely began to itch cheeks. Prior to this, never had allergies, so had no idea what to do. At the pharmacy, the pharmacist advised the drug side effects of the drug drops. Drinking 20 drops, after two hours, I began to see its reflection in the mirror of your eyes, before that they were completely swollen and watery. The next day, the swelling has completely gone. Zodak helped quickly and efficiently to eliminate allergic reaction.