"Pectusin" - instructions for use
The beginning of autumn, as a rule, is accompanied bycatarrhal diseases, one of the symptoms of which is a cough. To cope with the disease, people resort to traditional methods of treatment or use medicines. As an effective remedy, the antimicrobial preparation "Pectusin" was recommended. The instructions for use reveal the properties of the medicament and the way of application. More details about this are set forth in the article.
Pharmacological properties of the drug "Pectusin"
The drug is issued in the form oftablets, ten pieces per pack. When ingested, they cause a cooling sensation. This is explained by the active ingredients of the drug "Pectusin", the composition of which includes eucalyptus oil and menthol. As auxiliary components, the following substances were introduced: crystalline sugar, purified talc, sodium CMC, calcium stearate.
The therapeutic effect of the drug rendersby stimulation of nerve peripheral endings, and a decrease in the inflammatory response in the upper respiratory tract, which helps to ease the cough. The drug has a slight antibacterial and "distracting" effect, since it has weak antiseptic properties.
Indications for use of the medicinal product«Pectusin "application instruction callsinflammatory diseases. The drug is used in the complex treatment of diseases of the upper respiratory tract: tracheitis, pharyngitis, tonsillitis, laryngitis, bronchitis; cough, chronic and acute rhinitis.
The medicine is put under the tongue and held until it isit will not dissolve, it is not recommended to swallow, as in this case the therapeutic effect will not be achieved. Tablets are taken during severe attacks of cough, with throat and pain. The recommended dose for children aged seven and adults is one tablet three to four times a day. The duration of the treatment course depends directly on the specific disease and the effect. But it should not exceed five to seven days.
Side effects and contraindications
Very rarely as side effectsappear: urticaria and a sensation of itching in the face. In such cases, you should seek advice from a specialist. As contraindications to the use of the drug "Pectusin" instructions forapplication lists: diabetes mellitus, allergic reactions to menthol, eucalyptus oil and other components of the drug, spasmophilia, bronchial asthma, stenosing laryngitis, age to seven years. If such reactions are observed, it is necessary to stop taking the medication and consult a doctor.
In pregnancy and lactation, the drugcan be taken if the potential benefits and risks from it are identified and taken into account. There is no information about the combination and interaction with other preparations of the drug "Pectusin", the instruction is silent. Cases of drug overdose are not described. It is recommended to store the medicine in a place protected from light, at a temperature not exceeding twenty-five degrees.
Reviews about the drug "Pectusin"
Consumers note that, despite theircheap, the drug removes inflammation, eases coughing, especially if seizures happen in the evening or at night. Some people compare the medicine to sweet lollies. Its antimicrobial effect is questioned, and at the same time the positive effect of its administration is noted. The medication "Pectusin" is in great demand, and some consumers complain that they can not buy the medicine in the pharmacy.
The drug is dispensed without a prescription. But, intending to take the medicine "Pectusin", the instruction for its use indicates that it does not contain harmful impurities, nevertheless, always consult a doctor.