Reltser - pharmacological agents with antacid and carminative action.
Structure and Composition
According to the instructions Reltser issued in the form of a suspension for oral administration. Active ingredients are: aluminum hydroxide gel, magnesium hydroxide, simethicone, licorice (root powder). Also includes auxiliary components: sorbitol, gum guar, sodium benzoate, sodium citrate, methylparaben, propylparaben, sodium hydroxide, sodium saccharinate, sodium hypochlorite, peppermint oil, banana flavor, bronopol, water. In 5 ml of suspension contained 6 g of aluminum hydroxide gel 80 mg of magnesium hydroxide, simethicone 100 mg and 400 mg of licorice root powder.
Externally Reltser is a viscous white suspension with a brownish tint, with the smell of mint and banana.
Produced suspension Reltser dark in plastic vials with screw cap. The kit includes a dosing cup 10 ml and instructions for use. In 1 180 ml bottle of the drug.
Pharmacological action Reltsera
According to the instructions Reltser has antacid effects, the drug neutralizes the hydrochloric acid and reduces digestive activity of gastric juice. Reltser also provides enveloping and adsorbing action, improves the condition of the gastric mucosa, reduce flatulence. The drug helps to speed the healing of ulcers of the gastric mucosa and duodenal ulcers.
- Treatment of acute and chronic gastritis (exacerbation) with high acidity and duodenitis;
- the treatment of peptic ulcer disease (chronic gastric and duodenal ulcers) in the acute phase (in the complex therapy);
- Treatment of reflux esophagitis, hiatal hernia;
- symptomatic treatment of discomfort and pain in the epigastric region after violation of diet, drinking coffee, nicotine and alcohol.
- hypersensitivity to the ingredients of the drug;
- fructose intolerance;
- Alzheimer's disease;
- severe renal failure;
- Children up to age 10 years;
- pregnancy and lactation.
Dosing and Administration
According to the instructions Reltser taken orally, after shaking the bottle to homogenize the product. The drug should be taken 1 hour after a meal, and at bedtime. In the opinion of Reltser effective with heartburn, the effect of treatment occurs in the first days of admission.
Adults and children over 15 years is usually given 1-2 tsp suspension Reltser 3-4 times a day. The maximum daily dose is 8 teaspoons. The course of treatment suspension Reltser without medical supervision should not exceed 2 weeks.
Children from 10 to 15 years is recommended to take 50% of the normal adult dose.
Side effects of the drug Reltser
In the opinion of Reltser rarely causes side effects and is well tolerated by patients. In rare cases, may cause the following side effects: nausea, constipation, stomach cramps, taste disturbance, gipermagniemiya, hypophosphatemia, hypocalcemia, osteoporosis, encephalopathy, renal failure. Allergic reactions to the drug Reltser, reviews are rare. In patients with impaired renal function possible against the background of the emergence of the drug craving, lowering blood pressure and reducing the severity of unconditioned reflexes.
At long Reltserom overdose may experience the following symptoms: constipation, drowsiness, kidney stones, gipermagniemiya. You may also receive the symptoms of metabolic alkalosis (numbness and pain in muscles, nervousness, fatigue, unusual taste). Symptomatic treatment - gastric lavage, chelators.
Reltser drug interactions with other drugs
According to the instructions Reltser can absorb some drugs, thereby reducing their effect. This drug violates the absorption of digoxin, salicylates, indomethacin, beta-blockers, phenytoin, isoniazid, antibacterial agents from the group of tetracyclines, quinolones (ciprofloxacin, ofloxacin, enoxacin, norfloxacin), azithromycin, rifampin, anticoagulants, iron supplements, barbiturates, lansoprazole, ketoconazole , mexiletine, bile acids (ursodezokiholevoy and chenodeoxycholic).
At simultaneous reception Reltsera and drugs in enteric capsules should be aware that high alkalinity of gastric juice can cause accelerated destruction of the capsule wall and lead to irritation of the stomach and duodenum.
According to the instructions Reltsera need to take a break between taking this drug and other drugs for at least 1-2 hours.
When using Reltsera more than 2 weeks should be regular medical supervision.
Since the product contains sorbitol, it is contraindicated in patients with congenital fructose intolerance.