Laktogin is a drug belonging to the group of probiotics and intended to restore the normal vaginal flora. In 2008 it was succeeded by his trade name, and now it's a drug called Vagilak.
Release form and composition Laktogin
Laktogin issued in the form of capsules and suppositories. Each capsule contains 10
Lactobacillus Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14 and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1. The package of 15 capsules.
Candles also contain Laktogin living lactobacillus strains Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14 and Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1, and also starch, cellulose, dextrose, and other adjuvants.
Pharmacological action Laktogin
The instructions to Laktogin noted that the drug contains a unique combination of lactic acid bacteria isolated from the urogenital tract of absolutely healthy women. These bacteria colonize the vagina and begin to produce lactic acid, hydrogen peroxide and other biologically active substances that protect against various pathogenic bacteria. As a result, oral administration of capsules or topical use of candles Laktogin contribute to the creation of the vagina acidic environment (pH 3, 8 - 4, 5) which are necessary for the life of the normal vaginal microflora and destructive pathogens.
According to reviews, Laktogin very quickly eliminates the itching and burning sensation in the perineum, discomfort and other unpleasant symptoms of bacterial vaginosis. In addition, the use of Laktogin almost 80% reduces the risk of subsequent recurrence of the disease.
According to the instructions, Laktogin can be used by women over 18 years in the following cases:
- For the treatment of dysbiosis vagina as in combined therapy, and as a monotherapy;
- For the treatment of chronic and sub-acute infectious and inflammatory diseases of the female reproductive organs;
- During and after treatment with cytostatics, antibiotics, antivirals, antifungals and corticosteroids;
- To carry out prenatal preparation in pregnant women;
- For the treatment of hormone-dependent and senile colpitis;
- In the run-up to the woman's gynecological surgery and diagnostic procedures, including and before you install an intrauterine device.
According to the instructions, Laktogin can not be used for women with individual hypersensitivity to any component of this medication.
In rare cases, when using candles Laktogin may experience local allergic reactions and have a sense of burning, itching and discomfort in the genital area. In this case, the instruction to Laktogin encourages women to go to the oral form of the drug in capsules.
Dosing and Administration Laktogin
To normalize the vaginal flora taking one capsule a day Laktogin. In the treatment of inflammatory diseases of the vagina and increased dose is two capsules per day. Laktogin should be taken on an empty stomach or two hours after meals, drinking plenty of water.
Candles Laktogin inserted at night after vaginal douching.
Application Laktogin, reviews, leads to a rapid restoration of vaginal microflora.
Storage and supply of pharmacies
Laktogin should be stored in a cool, dry and dark place, away from children. Shelf life is one and a half years. From pharmacies capsules and suppositories Laktogin sold without a doctor's prescription.