The drug "melaxen" appointed in violation of the temporary adaptation.
It is used as an adaptogen to establish normal biological rhythm of the body, as well as a hypnotic.
Composition "melaxen" indications for use
"Melaxen" is issued in the form of tablets, coatedshell. One tablet contains the active substance in an amount of melatonin 3 mg, and auxiliary components: calcium phosphate, magnesium stearate, microcrystalline cellulose.
"Melaxen" is a synthetic analoguepineal gland hormone that normalizes the function of circadian rhythms (biological processes cyclic rate fluctuations). It leads to normal sleep-wake cycle, daily changes in locomotor activity and body temperature. The drug accelerates the process of sleep, normalizes sleep, improves its quality, reduces the number of nighttime awakenings. The drug has immunostimulating and antioxidant effects, non-addictive.
Analogs "melaxen" - "Melatonin", "Tsirkadin", "Vita-melatonin."
"Melaxen" is assigned:
- As a hypnotic,
- For the rapid human adaptation to changing time zones in order to reduce the risk of stress.
The drug does not cause fatigue, lethargy and weakness on waking, but on the contrary, contributes to the improvement of health in the morning. After taking the drug dreams become more vivid and saturated.
The drug is prescribed for an adult? or 1 tablet once a day for 30 minutes before bedtime. When you change time zones, you need to take one tablet of the drug the day before the flight, and in the next few days - one tablet half an hour before bedtime. Maximum can take two tablets "melaxen" per day.
Side effects, contra-indications "melaxen"
"Melaxen" Contraindicationsimpaired renal function, autoimmune diseases, leukemia, epilepsy, lymphoma, myeloma, pregnancy, breastfeeding, chlamydia, diabetes, allergic reactions. Do not take the medication simultaneously with cyclosporine, corticosteroids and drugs MAO-inhibitors.
Women who wish to become pregnant, you should know that "melaxen" has weakly expressed contraceptive effect.
Do not combine "melaxen" with hormonaldrugs. The drug simultaneously with beta-blockers and drugs, oppressive central nervous system, enhances their actions. "Melaxen" User can cause headache, morning drowsiness, diarrhea, vomiting, nausea, edema, allergic reactions. If overdose side effects are amplified in this case require a stomach lavage and administration of activated charcoal.