Antiallergic phenystyle (Dimetinden) is available in different dosage forms:
There is a cream Fenistil Pentsivir , but it is intended for the treatment (relief of symptoms) of herpes.
No full analogs, see other antihistamines .
For example, drops Zyrtek , for children from 6 months.
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Instructions for use
- allergic dermatitis ;
- atopic dermatitis ;
- allergic rhinitis ;
- angioedema ;
- various allergic reactions on the skin ( only a type of the disease of an allergic nature is meant ):
- urticaria ;
- Insect bites ;
- Itching of a different nature (except cholestasis);
- drug allergy ;
- food allergies;
- hay fever.
Dosage and administration
The usual rate for an adult is to take 20-40 drops 3 times a day. You can add to water, infants - in milk.
Dosages for different ages:
|Age||Number of drops per reception||Maximum daily dose, in drops|
|Adults and children over 12||20-40||60-120|
|Children 3-12 years old||15-20||45-60|
|Children 1-3 years||10-15||30-45|
|1 month - 1 year||3-10||9-30|
Dimetinden sometimes causes weak sedation.
If the droplets tend to sleep, an adult can adjust the reception: at breakfast 20 drops, in the middle of the day 30 and before bedtime 40.
Duration of treatment: from 3 days to 3 weeks, determined by the attending physician. As a rule, the drug is canceled after the complete disappearance or significant reduction of symptoms.
If you prescribe a drug on your own and do not see any improvement within a few days, again, consult your doctor.
Not always the patient can make an accurate diagnosis.
- Bronchial asthma;
- Age up to 1 month;
- Prostate hyperplasia;
- Angle-closure glaucoma;
- First trimester of pregnancy;
- Breastfeeding period;
- Hypersensitivity to dimetinden or any other component of the drug
- Dysfunction of external respiration;
- Increased excitability;
- Muscle spasm;
- Dry mouth;
- Skin rash;
Drowsiness is usually characteristic in the first few days of taking.
Composition and pharmacokinetics
Active ingredient - dimetindena maleate, 0.1% (more precisely, 1 mg of substance per 1 ml of medicine)
Excipients: water, benzoic acid, sodium hydrogen phosphate dodecahydrate, citric acid, propylene glycol, sodium saccharinate, edetate disodium.
Dimetinden - antiallergic agent, a blocker of H1-histamine receptors.
The drug reduces capillary permeability, which suppresses the allergic reaction. May cause slight sedation.
Quickly and completely absorbed by ingestion, bioavailability - about 70%. Communication with plasma proteins - 90%. It penetrates into the fabric. It is metabolized in the liver, excreted in the bile and urine.
It is released without a prescription. The shelf life is 3 years, the production date is indicated on the packaging. Store the drug should be at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C, out of the reach of children.
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