- Groprinosin is an antiviral medicine, used for infections of the skin and mucous membranes by viruses. Moreover, the drug has to be immunostimulatory.
Groprinosin herpes treatment, herpes simplex treatment Composition:
The active substance is inosine pranobex (complex containing inosine and 4-acetamidobenzoesan 2-hydroksypropylodimetyloamoniowy in a molar ratio of 1: 3).
The other ingredients are: maize starch, povidone K-25, magnesium stearate.
Groprinosin herpes treatment, herpes simplex treatment Indications:
• Infections herpes simplex type I and II - the treatment of herpes simplex
• Infection with herpes varicella-zoster - treatment of varicella zoster
• a supportive infections caused by other viruses
• For prevention in people with weakened immune
Groprinosin herpes treatment, herpes simplex treatment Action: Groprinosin is a complex, in comprising: inosine, N, N-dimethylamino-2-propanol and p-acetamidobenzoic acid. The mechanism of drug action by stimulating cell mediated immunity by stimulating the maturation and differentiation of T cells Furthermore, the medicament regulates the mechanisms of cytotoxicity of lymphocytes T cells, NIC, as well as lymphocyte function T8 suppressor and helper T4. It raises the level of IgG and complement surface markers. Increases chemotaxis and phagocytosis of phagocytic cells and the secretion of cytokines IL-2 and IL-1. Enhances the synthesis of mRNA proteins, cells and increases the efficiency of the translation process with simultaneous inhibition of viral RNA synthesis.
Contraindications: • Hypersensitivity to pranobex inosine or any of the ingredients • hyperuricemia and gout • Pregnancy and breast-feeding (only with the consent of a doctor)
Dosage Groprinosin tablets: the dosage is determined based on body weight and disease. The tablet should be taken with a sufficient amount of water. If a problem occurs with the ingestion of the drug, the tablet can be crushed and dissolved in a little water. For adults - the recommended dose is 50 mg / kg body weight per day. This is usually 6 tablets (3 g) in 3 divided doses of two tablets. The maximum daily dose is 8 tablets (4 g) in 4 divided doses of 2 tablets. In case of severe infections, the daily dose may be increased to 100 mg / kg body weight. In children over 1 year old - the recommended dose is 50 mg / kg body weight daily in equally divided doses. Treatment usually lasts from 5 to 14 days, the drug must be taken for 1-2 days after the resolution of symptoms.