12 August

Vikalin - instructions for use , indications, dosage

Vikalin - combined preparation for the treatment of conditions associated with impaired gastric acidity.Has antacid, astringent, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, mild laxative and antispasmodic action.

release form and composition

dosage form - pill, light brown in color, interspersed with circular ploskotsilindricheskoy form with a facet and Valium (10 tablets in contour cell or Valium packings, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 or 10packs in a carton box).

composition of the active ingredients in 1 tablet Vikalin:

  • sweet flag root - 25 mg;
  • buckthorn bark - 25 mg;
  • Rutin (Rutoside) - 5 mg;
  • Kellin - 5 mg;
  • Sodium bicarbonate - 200 mg;
  • Bismuth subnitrate - 350 mg;
  • Magnesium carbonate - 400 mg.

Other ingredients: stearic acid, potato starch, talc.

Indications

Application Vikalin shown in the complex treatment of the following diseases / conditions:

  • hyperacidity gastritis;
  • Peptic ulcer and / or duodenal ulcers.

Contraindications

  • Renal failure;
  • Enterocolitis;
  • hypoacid gastritis;
  • Chronic appendicitis;
  • hypersensitivity to the drug.

forbidden to appoint agent to patients under the age of 18 years, during pregnancy or breast-feeding.

Dosage and Administration

tablets taken orally 30-60 minutes after eating, drinking plenty of warm water (1/2 cup).It is recommended to crush them, or dissolved in a specified amount of water.

Dosage - 1-2 tablets 3 times a day for 1-3 months.

If necessary, treatment can be repeated after 1 month.

Side effects

Reception Vikalin can cause side effects in the form of allergic reactions, frequent stools.

Cautions

During treatment stool becomes black or dark green.

Long continuous use of the drug in maximum doses of bismuth promotes accumulation in the central nervous system - it can cause the development of encephalopathy.

The drug requires compliance with caution when driving.

Drug Interactions

when taken concomitantly with medications containing bismuth, its concentration in the blood rises.

In the case of a combination with tetracyclines Vikalin - decreases their absorption.

There were no interactions with other drugs.

Terms and Conditions

storage Store in a dry place at temperatures not above 25 ° C.Keep away from children.

Shelf life - 5 years.

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