What pharmacological action has "Bifidumbacterin»

Bifidobacteria exhibit antagonistic activity against a number of opportunistic and pathogenic microorganisms, including staphylococcus, shigella, E. coli, yeast-like fungi.The drug restores the balance of intestinal and vaginal microflora, stimulates the metabolism and digestive processes, has immunomodulatory effects. By "Bifidumbacterin" increases nonspecific resistance to infectious diseases.

Indications "Bifidumbacterin»

«Bifidumbacterin" prescribed for the prevention and treatment of dysbacteriosis gastrointestinal tract, acute intestinal infections, malabsorption syndrome, nutritional diseases, for the treatment of chronic constipation or diarrhea while taking antibiotics.The drug is also indicated for the correction of microflora before bowel surgery, the liv
er and the pancreas, prevention of nosocomial infections.

«Bifidumbacterin" topical, rectal or intravaginal use is prescribed for bacterial vaginosis, nonspecific coleitis, chronic colitis, intestinal dysfunction, in preparation for childbirth and gynecological surgery scheduled.

Contraindications "Bifidumbacterin»

During pregnancy and lactation, the drug is used according to indications.Capsules and tablets should not be given to children under 3 years.On "Bifidumbacterin" allergic reactions, and in case of hypersensitivity to the drug, it is contraindicated. Do not take oral forms "Bifidumbacterin" simultaneously with antibiotics, and dissolve it in hot water (above 40 degrees).

How to take "Bifidumbacterin": User

«Bifidumbacterin" is taken orally 20-30 minutes before a meal or during a meal.In chronic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract 25-50 doses administered 1-3 times a day, a course of treatment is 10 to 14 days.Pre-dissolved lyophilisate can be given to infants immediately before feeding.

At intestinal diseases "Bifidumbacterin" is used in the form of rectal suppositories.Assign usually 1-2 suppository 3 times a day, combining them with the use of oral forms of the drug.

In gynecological practice is used intravaginal suppository, 1 suppository 2 times a day for 5-10 days (eg, 5-10 days prior to surgery or childbirth).After antibiotic therapy suppositories "Bifidumbacterin" apply 10 days 1-2 times per day (1 suppository).