Diazolin - Protivogistaminny synthetic drug used in the treatment of various allergic diseases.
The active substance diazolin - mebhydrolin. Blocker of H1-histamine receptors. Reduces edema and has antipruritic, antiallergic and antieksudativnoe action.
Unlike the antihistamine drugs I generation Diazolin has no strong sedative and hypnotic action and weakens the action of histamine on smooth muscle of the uterus, bronchi and intestine. The maximum effect of the drug is observed in 1-2 hours and can last up to 2 days.
Diazolin produced in the form of pills and tablets White round shape.
1 tablet (tablet) mebhydrolin contains 50 mg or 100 mg, 10 tablets in a blister or 20 vials.
Diazolin children with a reduced dose is not issued.
Diazolin used to treat a variety of allergic diseases:
- Seasonal and chronic allergic rhinitis;
- Allergic conjunctivitis;
- Allergic inflammation of the mucous membranes of the eyes;
- Hay fever;
- Pruritic dermatosis (neurodermatitis, eczema).
Diazolin indicated for the treatment of skin reactions to insect bites, and it is used in combination therapy for the treatment of bronchial asthma.
- Gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer;
- Aggravated inflammatory disease of the gastrointestinal tract;
- Prostatic hypertrophy;
- Hypersensitivity to the active substance - mebhydrolin;
- Angle-closure glaucoma;
- Children's age (up to 2 years).
According to the instructions Diazolin caution should be used in cardiac arrhythmias, epilepsy, and pyloric stenosis.
Instructions for use diazolin
According to the instructions Diazolin appointed interior and taken after meals.
Adults and children over 10 years, depending on the disease appoint 50-300 mg daily, the dose can be divided into 2 doses. The maximum daily dose should not exceed 600 mg. In the case of single use - not more than 300 mg.
Diazolin in pediatric practice prescribed in age from 5 to 10 years of 100-200 mg per day, and from 2 to 5 years - 50-150 mg per day.
Usually the drug is well tolerated. In rare cases, the application diazolin may experience fatigue, drowsiness, dizziness, and slow reaction rate, so you must be careful when driving.
Diazolin also can cause:
- Dry mouth;
- Epigastric pain;
- Irritation of the mucous membrane of the stomach;
- Violation of urination;
- Allergic reactions.
Diazolin prescribed with caution during pregnancy and lactation. In diseases of the liver and kidneys possible dose adjustment.
When using other medicines should be aware that Diazolin enhances the action of agents that depress the central nervous system.
Diazolin refers to the list of drugs B. Shelf life - 3 years.