Falimint - a drug belonging to the group antitussives capable of eliminating non-productive cough (cough without sputum). The product contains the active ingredient - atsetilaminonitropropoksibenzen. After contact with the mucous membrane Falimint irritates nerve endings, providing a slight analgesic effect. The drug also has antiseptic and anti-emetic effect, making possible the use of Falimint in dental practice.
Falimint properties comparable to those of menthol. This drug, like menthol causes cool sensation in the throat and mouth. Falimint not dries mucosa and not cause significant numbness in the mouth. Falimint also has anti-inflammatory effect. Because of these properties Falimint positive reviews.
Following oral administration Falimint quite well absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. The plasma is detected unchanged. Maximum plasma concentration is reached within an hour after taking the drug. Excreted from the body by the kidneys as metabolites.
According to the instructions Falimint, indications for its use are inflammatory diseases of the respiratory tract, the elimination of sneezing and coughing in athletes, lecturers, artists, smokers need to achieve antiemetic effect in the manipulations in the mouth and throat, as well as in dentistry in dental prosthetics.
The instructions to Falimint listed are contraindications to its use:
- Hypersensitivity to atsetilaminonitropropoksibenzenu;
- pregnancy, lactation.
Falimint assigned adult in a dose of 1 tablet once a day (daily dose - not more than 10 tablets). Drops should slowly dissolve in the mouth. Falimint can be used for several days. Falimint and analogues can not be used for a long time.
Side effects Falimint
Falimint fairly well tolerated. Because of side effects registered allergic reactions: skin rash, itching, hives.
Interaction with other drugs
Interaction Falimint with other medicinal products are currently not described.
The product contains sugar (1 pills 0 03 XE) that must be taken into account when applying Falimint patients suffering from diabetes. The product contains glucose and sucrose, so should not be administered to patients with intolerance Falimint glucose, sucrose izomaltaznoy failure and glucose-galactose malabsorption.
Limited experience with this drug in children, so it is not recommended to use Falimint under the age of 18 years.
Application Falimint during pregnancy and lactation
Not recommended Falimint during pregnancy and lactation due to the lack of sufficient clinical experience.
Cases of overdose Falimint not registered.
Thanks to a good antiseptic effect and antitussive effect Falimint well established in respiratory diseases and diagnostic practice. The drug is well tolerated, as evidenced by reviews of Falimint from patients who used the drug.
There are the following analogues Falimint: Atsetilaminonitropropoksibenzen, Pronilid.
Falimint should be stored at room temperature out of reach of children.
Before using this drug should be studied at the instructions in Falimint.
The drug can be used only on prescription.