Caffeine tablets
 Caffeine - psihostimuliruyuschy drug.

Pharmacological action

Caffeine sodium benzoate - means reducing sleepiness, fatigue, stimulating mental activity of man, his physical and mental performance.

Caffeine tend to have a stimulating effect on vasomotor, respiratory centers, strengthen heart function, muscle to dilate blood vessels, kidneys, heart, brain, blood vessels constrict organs located in the abdominal cavity.

Applied elderly Caffeine has a strong effect on their sleep: slow its onset, reduces the overall duration, increases the frequency of awakenings.

Children premature drug eliminates periodic breathing, reduces the partial pressure of carbon dioxide increases the volume of ventilation without affecting the heart rate.

Product form

Producing caffeine pills, ampoules (solutions for subconjunctival, subcutaneous administration).

Indications Caffeine

Caffeine Benzoate is used for reducing the physical, mental performance, headaches vascular nature, with drowsiness, arterial hypotension, moderate respiratory depression (including newborn asphyxia, poisoning hypnotics, opioid analgesics, carbon monoxide), enuresis. Effective means to restore an adequate level of pulmonary ventilation after anesthesia.

In ophthalmology Caffeine is used for lowering the tone after operations on the eyes, with retinal detachment.

In cosmetology used a mixture of caffeine and Kapsikama for cellulite wraps.

mode of application

 Caffeine ampoules
 Caffeine tablets adults are inside of 50-100mg two or three p / day. Children are two to three 30-75mg p / day. Take medication before bedtime is not recommended.

Caffeine ampoules administered subcutaneously at 1ml solution. Permissible single dose - 0. 4gr daily - 1g. Babies prick 0 25-1ml 10% solution of caffeine in capsules.

In ophthalmology practice administering a 10% solution by injection under the conjunctiva - 0 3ml one r / day. The multiplicity of injections depends on the depth of the anterior chamber ocular, intraocular pressure.

Anti-cellulite wrapping "Caffeine Kapsikam" carried out as follows: A mixture of four vials of caffeine Kapsikam ointment (approximately 2 cm), baby cream (about 4 cm). It is applied to the "problematic" zones covered with a film of food and hold the appliqué three hours. An hour prior to the procedure, during it, and for another two hours after it is not recommended to eat and drink. The course consists of 10 sessions.

side effects

Caffeine may cause anxiety, restlessness, headaches, agitation, tremors, seizures, dizziness, tachypnea, insomnia, fatigue, muscle tension, arrhythmia, tachycardia, palpitations, high blood pressure, worsening ulcers, nasal congestion. Prolonged use of caffeine benzoate may be habit-forming, addictive.

Anti-cellulite wrap with caffeine Kapsikama cause hot burning sensation on the skin during the procedure. The negative changes in the skin wrapping does not (except in cases of individual intolerance of the means).

Contraindications to the use of Caffeine

Do not take caffeine pills, injections of caffeine in ampoules at: anxiety disorders, diseases of the cardiovascular system of organic nature, hypersensitivity, paroxysmal tachycardia, ventricular arrhythmia frequently, arterial hypertension, and sleep disorders.

It is impossible to prescribe a drug for children up to 12l.

With care prescribe a drug to elderly patients suffering from glaucoma, epilepsy, patients with a tendency to cramps in the elderly, during lactation, pregnancy.

During treatment, keep in mind that caffeine benzoate enhances the action of drugs, hypnotic drugs, acetaminophen, aspirin, other analgesics, narcotic.