Instructions for Use "Teofedrin»

«Teofedrin" is a combination drug, it includes theophylline, phenobarbital, ephedrine hydrochloride, caffeine, paracetamol, an extract of belladonna, cytisine.The tool helps to relax bronchial smooth muscle, increasing the bronchi, pulmonary vasodilatation.After taking the drug improved cardiac blood flow, increases the power and heart rate."Teofedrin" also has anti-inflammatory and mild diuretic effect.The drug used in the treatment of asthma, chronic obstructive bronchitis, pulmonary emphysema.

Adults "Teofedrin" should take 0.5-1 tablet once a day.If necessary, this number can be increased three times.Children with age from two to five years old, give 1 / 4-1 / 2 tablets, children aged six to twelve years - 1 / 2-3 / 4 tablets."Teofedrin" need to drink in the morning or during the day, taking the drug at night may disr
upt sleep.The duration of treatment is determined by the doctor individually, according to testimony.During the period of administration of the drug is necessary to completely eliminate alcohol, it is advisable to limit the employment of labor, intellectual activity, should not engage in potentially hazardous activities (including driving vehicles).

Side effects "Teofedrin»

«Teofedrin" may cause the following side effects: epigastric pain, vomiting, nausea, difficulty urinating, tachycardia, tremor, insomnia.Negative symptoms are enhanced by sharing a "Teofedrin" with beta-blockers, fluoroquinolones, indirect anticoagulants, MAO inhibitors, hormonal contraceptives, antibiotics, "Furosemide", "carbamazepine", "cimetidine", "Verapamil".The efficacy of oral contraceptives, antihypertensives and antidepressants when co-administered with "Teofedrin" decreases, the effect of diuretics and hypnotics may be intensified.

Contraindications "Teofedrin»

«Teofedrin" is contraindicated in atherosclerosis of coronary and cerebral vessels, sleep disorders, glaucoma, convulsive states, severe heart disease, liver disease, hyperthyroidism, hypersensitivity to its components.Do not take this remedy during pregnancy, lactation.With careful preparation is used for patients with diabetes because of his activity in the chemical composition of the blood glucose level rises.It is necessary to avoid the simultaneous use of "Teofedrin" with psychotropic and antiepileptic drugs.