The indications for the use of Smecta preparation are: acute and chronic diarrhea, especially in children. Symptomatic treatment of pain in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.Composition:
Effects:Because of the layered structure and high viscosity formulation has a strong plastic properties of the coating in relation to the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. Through interaction with mucus glycoproteins present in the formulation increases the gel strength of the mucosal aggressive environments. As a result of the mucosal barrier of the gastrointestinal binding capacity and thus protects the intestinal mucosa.
Indications: acute and chronic diarrhea, particularly in children. Symptomatic treatment of pain in diseases of the gastrointestinal tract.
Interactions: At the same time not give other drugs because of possible disturbances of absorption. It is necessary to maintain the distance of 1.5-hour before and after ingestion.
Dosage: Adults. Oral usually 3 sachets per day in 2-3 doses, mixed with 1/2 cup of water; acute diarrhea in early treatment can double the dose. Children orally in doses of 2-3 (when mixed with 50 ml of water, broth, stewed fruit, etc.) To 12 months of age 1 sachet per day; 1-2 yrs 1-2 sachets a day older than 2 years 2-3 sachets a day.In oesophagitis drug is administered orally after meals, other indications between meals. In the case of dehydration should be complemented by a deficiency of fluids.