Medicament "Arbidol" refers to the immunomodulating and antiviral agents.
It is a negative effect on flu viruses, it strengthens the immune system, helping to reduce intoxication with the disease, reducing the time of illness.
Indications and contraindications for "Arbidol" designation
"Arbidol" prescribed for influenza type A and B, atsevere acute respiratory syndrome, SARS, viral infections with complications (pneumonia, bronchitis), repeated immunodeficiency, chronic bronchitis, pneumonia, chronic herpes infection, as a preventive measure for the prevention of infectious complications after surgery.
In the opinion of the drug is well tolerated, in rare cases, allergic reactions are possible.
"Arbidol" for children is prescribed in treatmentwith other drugs in intestinal infectious diseases rotavirus nature. The drug, taken orally after a meal. "Arbidol" is contraindicated in detecting sensitivity to components, as well as children with the age of less than three years.
on the application of "Arbidol" Instructions
For the treatment of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections (occurring withoutcomplications) in adults and children need to twelve years after taking 200 mg 4 times a day for children in the six to twelve years - 100 milligrams of the drug to 4 times a day for children three to six years of age - 50 mg 4 times a day. These dosages should be taken with an interval of 6 hours. The duration of the drug is five days.
For the treatment of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections with complications(Pneumonia, bronchitis) in adults and children over twelve years prescribed 200 milligrams of "Arbidol" 4 times a day for five days, then - by 200 mg once a week. The duration of drug administration should be 1 month. Children between the ages of six to twelve years give 100 milligrams of the drug four times a day for five days, followed by 100 mg once a week, receiving rate - 1 month. Children 3-6 years for 5 days give 50 milligrams of the drug 4 times a day, then allowed to 50 milligrams once a week, the reception time is one month.
As a precaution in case of contact withill flu or SARS adults and children over twelve years of age need to take 200 mg a day for children aged six to twelve years - 100 milligrams per day for children from three to six years are at 50 milligrams per day. As the prevention of relapse of chronic bronchitis and herpes during epidemics of influenza and acute respiratory viral infections in adults and children after twelve years you need to take 200 mg a day for children 6-12 years - 100 milligrams a day for children three to six years - 50 milligrams a day. "Arbidol" in these cases take twice a week for three weeks.
As a prevention of infection afteroperations adults and children over twelve years prescribed 200 mg a day for children six to twelve years - 100 milligrams a day for children three to six years - 50 milligrams a day.
"Arbidol" take two days before the surgery, and then to the second, the fifth day after it.
In case of contact with the sick person tothe prevention of SARS (ie, severe acute respiratory syndrome) in adults and children after twelve years should take 200 milligrams of the drug per day, children six to twelve years - 100 milligrams per day. Means is taken once a day for 12-14 days.