Kromogeksal - antiallergic drug used for long-term treatment of asthma and allergic rhinitis, and chronic or acute conjunctivitis.
The active substance kromogeksal has a strong anti-allergic effect.
The systematic use in the treatment of bronchial asthma inhibits early and late stages of an allergic reaction, reduces the symptoms of inflammation in the respiratory system.
Kromogeksal prevents bronchospasm, which may cause a variety of triggers - stress, cold air or physical stress, as well as contact with the allergen.
Kromogeksal acts gradually. On average, a month comes a systemic effect, manifested decrease in the frequency of asthma attacks, but to remove the drug seizures may return.
Kromogeksal produced in the form:
- Kromogeksal nasal spray. One dose contains 2 to 8 mg kromoglitsievoy acid. Excipients - Sodium Chloride, Benzalkonium chloride, sodium dihydrogen phosphate, EDTA, sorbitol, sodium monohydrogenphosphate, distilled water. In plastic bottles with a dispenser 15 ml (containing 85 doses) and 30 ml (170 doses);
- 2% eye drops kromogeksal. 10 ml vials;
- Solution for inhalation in single vials containing 2 ml.
Kromogeksal nasal is used to treat and prevent seasonal allergic rhinitis or chronic origin.
Kromogeksal solution for inhalation according to the instructions is used as prophylaxis in:
- Bronchial asthma, allergic and non-allergic etymology;
- Endogenous forms of asthma, which are caused by stress, load, stress or infection.
Drops kromogeksal used for the treatment and prevention of acute and chronic allergic keratoconjunctivitis - Spring keratoconjunctivitis, hay fever, and others.
Kromogeksal of instruction is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the kromoglitsievoy acid or other components of the drug.
The solution for inhalations kromogeksal contraindicated for use in children up to 2 children.
Instructions for use kromogeksal
In the treatment and prevention of rhinitis spray kromogeksal apply 1 dose up to four times per day in each nostril.
The dose can be maximized up to 6 times per day. After the onset of improving the frequency of application can be reduced kromogeksal spray.
Eyedrops kromogeksal applied one drop to each eye up to 4 times a day in the conjunctival sac. Bottle after application should be immediately closed.
Drops and nasal kromogeksal after the disappearance of symptoms can be used for contact time with allergenic factors - fungi spores, house dust or pollen.
The solution used for inhalations four times a day using the entire contents of the vial. The maximum frequency of dosing - 6 times a day. To open the bottle, enough to break off the top of the single-labeled vial. For inhalation can use different inhalers, e.g., ultrasonic.
Note that kromogeksal instructions for the treatment of bronchial asthma is effective in long-term use, but suppresses acute seizures.
The course of the treatment of asthma is not less than a month. Also avoid abrupt withdrawal of the drug, and it is desirable to reduce the applied dose gradually over weeks.
When using a nasal spray kromogeksal may cause mild irritation in the nose. Very rarely can appear headache, swelling of the tongue, irritation of the nasal mucosa.
After inhalation solution kromogeksal may cause a small cough and mild irritation of the pharynx and trachea.
When using drops kromogeksal possible feeling of heat in the eyes, foreign body sensation, swelling of the conjunctiva (hemozis), short-term blurred vision increased blood flow to the conjunctiva (conjunctival hyperemia).
All side effects when using the drug are usually short-lived, easy to carry and disappear after drug withdrawal.
These overdose kromogeksal in any dosage form are not described.
According to the instructions kromogeksal should not be combined with the simultaneous use of drugs Bromhexine and ambroxol.
Kromogeksal should be used with caution during pregnancy, especially during the first trimester and during lactation.
Kromogeksal released without medical prescription. Shelf life ingalatsy solution, eye drops and sprays kromogeksal - 3 years. Open the bottle can be stored up to 6 weeks.