- Inosine pranobex, the active substance of the medicinal product Eloprine 0.5 g of a component of an immunostimulatory and antiviral agent. Indications for taking are recurrent infections of the upper respiratory tract.
Active ingredient: inosine pranobex (complex comprises a salt of inosine acetomidobenzoesowego of 4-N, N-2-dimethylamino-2-propanol in a molar ratio of 1: 3). Each tablet contains 500 mg Inosine Pranobex and other ingredients: mannitol, potato starch, povidone K-25, and magnesium stearate.
The active ingredient content, that is, Inosine Pranobex, the drug in each tablet is 500 mg Eloprine 0.5 g. This substance is a synthetic purine derivative. It is considered to antiviral drugs and to stimulate the immune system.
The medicinal product Eloprine 0.5g indicated for individuals who immunodeficiency suffer from recurrent infections of the upper respiratory tract.
The drug due to the presence of mannitol (in one tablet is 80mg of this substance) can cause a mild laxative effect. The product out of the reach of children, at room temperature.
not be used in case of hypersensitivity to active substance or excipients contained in the medicament (allergic reaction can take the form m.in .: rash, itching, swelling of face, mouth, throat, tongue, or shortness of breath). Do not apply in the case of an ongoing attack of gout, or the increased concentration of uric acid in the blood found during research. Do not use in children in the first year of life. It not recommended for use during pregnancy and during lactation.
In the course of using the drug may appear side effects. Common: increased levels of uric acid in the blood (temporary); elevated liver enzymes or concentrations of blood urea nitrogen; nausea (vomiting or not); abdominal pain; itching; skin rashes; headaches and dizziness; fatigue; bad mood; arthralgia. Uncommon: constipation; diarrhea; nervousness; trouble sleeping or drowsiness; increased urine volume.
The drug should be taken as directed by a doctor or description contained in the leaflet. A tablet taken generously with liquid. In the case of children and people with problems swallowing tablets are allowed crush the tablets and dissolve it in a little water. The daily dose is determined depending on the body weight and severity of the disease. The daily dose should be taken as single equal doses several times a day. Adults, elderly: 50 mg per kg of body weight per day, the most common dose is 3g (6 tablets taken three times a day two tablets. The maximum daily dose is 4g (8 tablets). Children over 1 year of age: 50 mg per kg body weight. the treatment lasts for 5-14 days, most frequently, whereby the symptoms disappear recommended to take the drug for 1-2 days. after 5-14 days, when the symptoms disappear or get worse, it is necessary to consult with a doctor.