Inosine - a drug used in cardiology
 Inosine - a drug that improves the metabolic processes used in cardiology.

Pharmacological action

Inosine is considered metabolic means, increases the energy balance of the heart muscle, improving blood flow in the coronary vessels, prevents the development of renal ischemia, providing anti-arrhythmic, antihypoxia action.

Product form

Inosine release tablets, capsules, solutions for intravenous injection.

Indications for use of inosine

The drug is indicated for the treatment of coronary heart disease: coronary insufficiency, cardiac arrhythmias, heart attack and coronary atherosclerosis, glycoside poisoning, myocarditis, rheumatic heart defects, congenital, acquired heart defects, degenerative changes of the myocardium caused by physical exertion, infection or endocrine disease.

The instructions inosine indicated that the drug can also be used in liver cirrhosis, chronic and acute hepatitis, medicinal and alcoholic liver disorder, with fatty liver, gastrointestinal ulcers, urokoproporfirii.

Effective drug for alcoholism, drug poisoning, it is prescribed for the prevention of leukopenia during radiation exposure.

Instructions inosine: how to use

 Inosine - metabolic means rendering antiarrhythmic effect
 Acceptable daily dosage pills: 0, 6-2, 4d. At the beginning of treatment daily dose is 0, 6-0, 8g - take on 0, 3-4 2d p / day. If the patient suffers Inosine good daily dose increased to 1, 2 or 2r, 4r. The treatment lasts for up to six months or three months.

Late cutaneous porphyria (urokoproporfirii) prescribe the drug at a dose of 0, 8g: Inosine take 4p / day 0, 2 g.

If necessary, intravenous administration of the drug treatment is initiated with dosages of 200 mg and introduce them one p / day. If the side effects are not observed, increase the dose to 400 mg, administered the drug 1-2 p / day. Treatment continued for 10-15 days. If a patient diagnosed with acute conduction disorders or heart rate, the solution is introduced jet - 200-400mg.

To protect the kidneys, which were subjected to ischemia during surgery, 2% Inosine administered bolus dosage 1 2r. - For 5-15min. before the renal artery is blocked. After blood flow is restored, the patient is administered more 0, 8d.

To enter Inosine intravenous drip, it should be diluted in 5% dextrose or sodium chloride 0 to 9%.

side effects

Inosine can exacerbate gout, skin redness, itching of the skin, hyperuricemia.

Contraindications inosine

According to the instructions Inosine can not appoint hyperuricemia, gout, hypersensitivity.

With care taken to patients with renal insufficiency.