«Omacor": indications, analogs

active drug substance "Omacor" help reduce triglycerides and low-density lipoprotein.Protein compound lipoproteins are the main carriers of cholesterol.Triglycerides - a type of fat in the blood.Elevated levels of these substances is a direct threat to the health of the heart and one of the main causes of cardiovascular disease, including atherosclerosis."Omacor" prescribed for the prevention of heart attack, with endogenous hypertriglyceridemia.To prevent a heart attack, drug taking one tablet a day.For the treatment of hypertriglyceridemia agent administered two tablets per day.The duration of the drug and its analogs, and the daily dose should be set by the doctor. If the dose will be ineffective, it increases twice.

After applying "Omacor" may appear nausea, abdominal pain, dry nose, dizzine
ss, headache.Perhaps the development of gastritis, bleeding in the gastrointestinal tract, the skin may appear rash, acne rosacea, urticaria.If the pharmacy "Omacor" absent or during admission were unintended consequences, replace his peers only after consulting your doctor.Self-medication can be dangerous to health.The only close analogue of the drug active substance - drug "omega-3 triglycerides."

How to take the drug, "omega-3 triglycerides»

«Omega-3 triglycerides" take with food.In secondary prevention of myocardial infarction drink 1 capsule per day.When hypertriglyceridemia receive an initial dose of 2 capsules a day, in the absence of the therapeutic effect of the daily dose increased up to four capsules.When receiving high doses increases the bleeding time, so you need medical supervision of patients taking anticoagulant drugs also.In this case the correction may be required daily amount of anticoagulants. Patients with liver failure require regular monitoring of liver function.

In the opinion of the drug may cause the following side effects: reflux or belching from the smell or taste of fish, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, bloating or constipation.In some cases, possible allergic reactions on the skin may appear acne, eczema, perhaps a moderate increase in liver enzymes."Omacor" and "omega-3 triglycerides" contraindicated in hypersensitivity exogenous hypertriglyceridemia, as well as during pregnancy, lactation.It is not recommended to take the drug in conjunction with fibrates.