Action "Interferon" is based on the activation of cells whose job is to protect the human body from viruses or reducing their activity, their blocking.The drug must be taken during the outbreak of influenza or respiratory diseases, to prevent contamination, and high efficacy in the treatment of such diseases.Besides "Interferon" is used as an immunomodulator in violation of the human lymphatic system, viral diseases of the eye (conjunctivitis, keratitis), as an antitumor agent, herpes, hepatitis, as maintenance drug for HIV-infected patients.

release form and method of use "Interferon»

drug is available in the form of a candle in the form of powder for solution for inhalation or instillation in the nasal passages and eyes.The most popular is the second option, which is used for
several decades as a preventive agent during epidemics of influenza and SARS, or to treat them.

To prepare the solution in the drug vial is poured boiling water, cooled to room temperature and the contents stirred until complete dissolution of particles "Interferon".The resulting solution can be used in the form of eye drops and nose.

But the most effective, both as a preventive and therapeutic purposes, inhalation "interferon".Breeding "Interferon" in vials for inhalation as well as the need for drops or boiled distilled water, to prepare a solution need three vials of drug and 10 ml of liquid.

When using "Interferon" in the form of droplets usually given this dosage: need to instill 5 drops in each nostril at intervals of 2 hours.The procedure is carried out at least 5 times a day.Inhalation solution formulation do morning and evening, in acute disease course can be held three sessions per day, but only on the recommendation of the attending physician.

Side effects and contraindications

Apply "Interferon" willfully and without control is impossible in any case.Assign the drug can only medical specialist, since funds have contraindications, and in some cases there is a manifestation of the side effects.

stop taking "Interferon" is necessary if the background of its use in humans appeared headaches or joint pain, changed the chair, he began to sleep badly, there was a fever or increased sweating.

drug is contraindicated in cases where the patient has serious problems with the cardiovascular system, the kidneys, or in parallel is antidepressants.Patients with epilepsy also can not apply this drug, and for hepatitis it is only used under the supervision of a specialist in a hospital.