composition and indications for use

«melaxen" is a chemical copy of the hormone melatonin, which is synthesized from the amino acids of vegetable origin.The hormone responsible for the body's circadian rhythm and its level varies throughout the day.The highest concentration of a substance in the blood reaches at night from 12 to 5 o'clock in the morning.This hormone is produced by special cells pinealocytes.

drug is intended for rapid adaptation to shifting climatic zones and time zones, iefor people making frequent trips, and having trouble adjusting after a long flight.Also, the drug can be incorporated into therapy as an antidepressant and an immunomodulator.Restoring the balance of melatonin in the blood, the drug improves the immune system and
general well-being.Among the effects that has melaxen can also note the improvement in the quality of sleep, reduce the frequency of headaches and dizziness, as well as improve mood.After receiving the drug is rapidly absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract is relatively rapidly excreted, and therefore should not cause a serious addiction. Unlike other sleeping pills melaxen not cause feelings of lethargy and fatigue after taking on awakening.

Drug Usage

tablets are taken with a small amount of liquid.Take the drug should be 1-2 tablets 1 times a day for 30-40 minutes before intended bedtime.For the drug therapy as jet lag should take 1 tablet a day before the planned trip and the next 3-4 days before going to bed. maximum daily dose - 6 mg.

drug has some contraindications.It is not necessary to drink "melaxen" if you have an autoimmune disease, cancers (leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, and others.).Also it is not recommended to keep the reception if you have epilepsy or diabetes.It does not use the drug during pregnancy and lactation. When long-term insomnia or anxiety and depression treatment should be carried out strictly under the supervision of the attending physician or appropriate specialist or a sleep-therapist.

During the reception, avoid bright light.In the period of treatment is the most carefully controlled vehicles, engage in potentially hazardous activities that require high concentration and quick reactions.It is not necessary to drink tablets if you are taking other hypnotics and drugs that affect the central nervous system.An overdose of the drug can cause increased drowsiness, headaches, vomiting and stomach pain, and therefore must take the pills only in accordance with instructions for use.