Artron complex: instruction manual, reviews
Artron complex is a combined preparation, which has found its application in various diseases of locomotor apparatus. In addition, it’s analgesic rheumatoid pain in the joints.
Artron complex is available in tablets of yellow color, on which is an inscription ARTHRON. Produce the drug in the United States.
Part of the tablets Artron complex consists of 2 active substances:
- glucosamine – 500 mg;
- chondroitin sulfate – 500 mg.
These ingredients act on the body in the following way:
- improves the mobility of joints;
- the regeneration of the cartilage tissues;
- decreases pain syndrome;
- increases the rate of collagen;
- stimulated production of joint fluid;
- improved joint structure.
After the patient takes a pill, chondroitin sulfate (active ingredient of the drug) after 3-4 hours into the bloodstream, and after 5 hours it appears in the synovial fluid.
The concentration of glucosamine occurs in the cartilaginous tissues of the kidneys and liver.
The bioavailability of glucosamine from 25% to 26%, chondroitin sulfate from 13 to 15%.
During the day of the body are derived residues of Arterton. Mostly this happens with the urine through the renal system and faeces through the intestine.
Indications for use
Arterton the complex has good reviews from doctors and patients. Indications for use are the following diseases:
- the chondropathy;
- humeroscapular periarthrosis;
- most common;
In addition, the reviews state that Arterton complex has a good effect on tendons and joints during sports. This is indicated by the instruction.
Please note! The drug prevents damage to the joints and the entire musculoskeletal system at the time of heavy physical activity.
Application Artron helps to reduce rehabilitation period after any such injuries or surgical interventions.
Instruction for preparation and feedback indicate that Artron complex has its contraindications:
- pregnancy and breast-feeding;
- diabetes mellitus;
- children’s age;
- kidney failure and other serious kidney disease;
- individual intolerance of the drug components;
- gastrointestinal tract and liver.
On the body the drug has a complex effect. Chondroitin sulfate accelerates the recovery process and prevents the destruction of cartilage. Glucosamine increases the number and proteoglycans and hyaluronic acid. It increases the production of joint fluid and improves its structure, and the cartilage ceases to deteriorate.
After a therapeutic course the patient ceases to feel pain and the improvement of mobility in the joints. Frequency of exacerbations is reduced, and the disease ceases to progress.
Instructions for use
Artron complex is produced in the form of tablets that are packaged in blisters of 10 pieces. The medicine can be purchased in vial № 30, 60, 120 pieces. Tablets should be taken inside 1-3 a day and drink large amount of liquid.
A minimum therapeutic course is 1.5 months and a maximum of 6 months. The effect lasts long enough, can be observed after 2 months of treatment. The dosage and treatment regimen prescribed by your doctor.
The recommended initial dose is 3 tablets at one time. It confirms instructions and reviews of doctors. Further, the amount of the drug should be reduced.
In most cases, Artron complex is well tolerated by patients. Cases of overdose are very rare. Symptoms of overdose include:
- loss of appetite;
- nausea, vomiting;
- intestinal colic;
From the nervous system may raise drowsiness, and headache. Possible blurred vision.
Most often, these side effects are alone and do not require treatment.
Reliable data on the influence of the drug during pregnancy are not available, so in these cases, the drug should be abandoned. If joint disease is very serious, and the woman continues to take Artron, breastfeeding should be discontinued.
If the patient has a history of liver disease or kidney disease – this is a direct contraindication for Artron. Due to the fact that active components of the drug accumulate in these organs and are excreted by the kidneys.
Interaction with other drugs
Complete assignment of Artron and antibiotics leading to reduced absorption of chloramphenicol and penicillins, high absorption of tetracyclines.
If you combine the use of this drug with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and corticosteroids, there is an increase in analgesic effect. But the dose Artron in this case, it is necessary to adjust
Artron complex is combined with vitamin-mineral medicines enhances its activity.
When alcohol the efficacy of a drug is not reduced, that is, alcohol is not a contraindication.
Reviews of doctors and patients about taking the drug
- Make Artron only after a meal. In this case, the probability of side effects is reduced.
- It is impossible to purchase the drug with a missing certificate or questionable packages.
- In case of onset of improvement should not stop taking Artron. Course you need to follow to the end (3-4 months), but the dose can be reduced (1 tablet per day).
Patient feedback on the effects of Artron complex, identify the following advantages:
- The drug relieves pain that allows you to refuse painkillers for pain in the joints.
- The drug improves the functioning of the musculoskeletal and vascular system.
- The duration of the therapeutic effect is long lasting.
- Minor contraindications.
- Good digestibility and complete withdrawal from the body.
- There are no restrictions for consumption of alcoholic beverages.
- Instant improvement is not observed, so it is difficult to determine the rational use of the drug.
- Pregnancy and lactation are contraindications.
- The high cost of drugs.
- The possibility of tampering are not excluded.
How much Artron complex
This is a fairly common and popular drug in tablet form can be purchased at the pharmacy without a prescription. The cost of the drug depends on the number of pills and the pharmacy. Buy Artron in Moscow at the following price:
- The pill bottle No. 30 – 845 rubles.
- The pill bottle No. 60 – 1425 roubles.
Tablets should be stored in dry and cool place, inaccessible to children and sunlight. Temperature range: from 15 to 30.
Since the release of the drug is good for 3 years.
Artron have many peers, but among the total amount should be allocated as follows:
- Artra. Well tolerated by patients. Without prescription. Price 100 tablets about 1 600 rubles.
- Glucosamine-Chondroitin. The active ingredients are the same as Artron. Manufacturer Farmakor. Available in pharmacaps. The drug is sold by prescription only. The average cost per package No. 30 – 250 rubles.
- Teraflex. Available in capsule form. Made in the USA. The active ingredients are the same. Without prescription. Different auxiliary components. The price of the drug depends on the number of capsules (500 to 1 400 rubles).