"Orvir" - an antiviral drug, intended for the treatment of acute respiratory viral infections and influenza in children.
The action of the drug is aimed at destroying the virus in a short time, which helps to avoid complications caused by a long illness.
The drug has a direct effect on the causeDiseases: active components of "Orvirem" help stop the penetration of viruses into the cellular space. The drug stabilizes the formation of immunoglobulin, promotes increased production of interferon, thereby normalizing the number of cells responsible for immunity and increasing their activity. "Orvir" has a detoxification effect and effectively reduces inflammation.
The drug "Orvirem" is available as a syrup.
Indications for use
"Orvire" is used to treat influenza A in children. Also, the drug is used as a preventive agent during the epidemic.
Instructions for using Orvireme
Treatment "Orvirem" lasts 4 days. On day 1, the drug is taken 3 times a day, for 2 and 3 days - 2 times a day, for 4 days - 1 time per day. Single dose for children 1-3 years is 10 ml, children 3-7 years - 15 ml, children 7-14 years - 20 ml.
For the purpose of disease prevention, "Orvir" is taken in this dosage once a day for 10-15 days. The daily dose of "Orvirem" should not exceed 5 mg / kg of the child's body weight.
"Orvir" should be taken after eating, washing it with water. Shake the syrup before use.
1 teaspoon contains 5 ml of the drug.
"Orvir" is well tolerated. Sometimes adverse reactions in the form of vomiting, nausea, anorexia, abdominal pain, flatulence, anemia, as well as neurological reactions - insomnia, dizziness, attention disturbance and headaches. The drug can cause allergic reactions in the form of rash, itching, urticaria.
"Orvirem" is contraindicated in patients withLiver and kidney disease, epilepsy, thyrotoxicosis, as well as sensitivity to the components of the drug. The drug is not used to treat children younger than 1 year. Also, "Orvire" is not prescribed for adults, including it is contraindicated for lactating and pregnant women. When appointing patients with diabetes should take into account that the drug contains sugar.
The drug helps in a short time to cope withDisease. Among the advantages is a convenient form of release and a pleasant taste of the drug, which greatly facilitates its reception by children. The disadvantages are the possibility of allergic manifestations. "Orvir" is effective for preventive purposes during the epidemic of influenza: in particular when the infection spreads in closed children's groups, as well as when the child contacts the people who have already fallen ill.