Geptral pills

Geptral - a drug designed for the purification and recovery of the liver; It has antidepressant activity.

Pharmacological action

Geptral has choleretic (increases the amount of bile acids in the bile) holekineticheskie (helps release bile into the intestine), regenerating, detoxification (eliminates toxins from the body), antifibrinolytic (lowers the blood's ability to dissolve blood clots spontaneously), antioxidant, anti-depressant and neuroprotective (eliminates disturbances in nerve cells) properties.

The active ingredient is Heptral ademetionine is a substance that needs to be almost all tissues.

Application Heptral not only make up for the lack ademetionine, but also to stimulate its production in the liver, spinal cord and brain and other organs.

Ademetionine plays an important role in the metabolic processes of the body, is involved in important biochemical reactions such as transmethylation, transsulfatirovanie, transamination, increases the protective function of the liver cells.

Application Heptral helps to normalize the production of bile acids, their admission to the bile duct, as well as improve motility of the digestive tract by avoiding stagnation of bile in the liver cells. Hepatoprotective (cleaning and restoration of the liver) and choleretic effects Heptral observed as early as 3 months after completion of treatment.

Ademetionine level decreases with age, as the concentration of the substance is lower than normal in people with depressive syndrome. Application can increase Heptral ademetionine content in the body, particularly in the brain tissue that helps to stabilize the transmission of nerve impulses and prolonging operating time of nerve cells.

Clinical studies and reviews of Geptrale confirm the antidepressant effect of the drug, which is developing very quickly, and the maximum efficiency is achieved at 5-7 days of the drug.

Indications Heptral

Assign and apply Geptral guide recommends:

  • intrahepatic cholestasis (decrease or cessation of bile flow);
  • chronic cholecystitis without stones (acute inflammation of the gallbladder);
  • cholangitis (infectious inflammation of the bile duct);
  • toxic liver lesions of various etiologies;
  • fatty liver;
  • cirrhosis of the liver;
  • chronic hepatitis;
  • encephalopathy (non-inflammatory disease of the brain);
  • depression;
  • abstinent syndrome, including alcohol.

Instructions for use Heptral

 Geptral ampoules
 Geptral, the use of which can only be prescribed by a doctor, issued in the form of tablets and solution for injection.

Geptral enteric coated tablets are intended for oral administration, they must be swallowed whole, without chewing, drinking water (in small quantities). The recommended single dose corresponding to 1 Geprala tablet should be taken 3-4 times per day. The duration of treatment is usually 3-4 weeks. Geptral tablet should preferably be taken between meals in the morning.

By liofiliziatu Geptral ampoules supplied solvent L-lysine. Intravenously or intramuscularly drug is given in a daily dose of 400-800 mg. Intensive therapy with Geptral ampoules held in the first 2-3 weeks of treatment, maintenance - next 2-4 weeks (800-1600 mg / day).

side effects

Usually Geptral, reviews confirm well tolerated.

Only in rare cases, possible reactions in the form of heartburn, dyspepsia (painful and difficult digestion), gastralgia (stomach cramps), changes in the rhythm of sleep, pruritus and rash.

Contraindications Heptral

According to the instructions, Geptral not be imposed on persons with hypersensitivity to the active ingredient of the drug, pregnancy (I and II trimester), breastfeeding women, children and adolescents under 18 years of age.

Additional Information

Instruction Geptralu recommends storing the drug at an air temperature not exceeding 25 0 FROM.

Shelf-life of the drug - 3 years.