Rulid - antibacterial drug.
Pharmacological action rulid
Antibiotic Rulid belongs to the group of macrolides. Its active ingredient - Roxithromycin, inhibits the activity of streptococci, meningococcus, morakselly, pertussis bacillus, listeria, corynebacteria that cause diphtheria, Clostridium, Mycoplasma, Pasteurella, ureaplasma, Chlamydia, Legionella, Campylobacter, Gardnerella.
Pseudomonas resistant to roxithromycin, atsinetobakter, bacteria Enterobacteriaceae spp.
It has been observed that roxithromycin is rapidly absorbed and is stable in the acidic environment of the stomach, which is distinguished from other macrolide antibiotic. Additionally, the active ingredient rulid quickly penetrates tissue, particularly in prostate, lungs and tonsils.
Rulid release tablets.
Analogs rulid of the active substance: Brilid, Elroks, Romik, Vero roxithromycin, hydroxide, Roksilor, Roksimizan, Rulitsin.
The antibiotic is effective in sinusitis, tonsillitis, pharyngitis, pneumonia, bronchitis, bacterial infections, will appear as a complication of obstructive lung diseases, infections of the skin and soft tissues, genital infections (excluding gonorrhea).
Any experience of positive reviews about rulid, used to treat infections of the gums, teeth, oral mucosa.
Instructions rulid: how to use
For all the above indications in most cases administered rulid 300mg per day, in two stages with an interval of 12 hours. Sometimes patient is recommended to take 300 mg at one time.
When liver failure patient can take only 150 mg per day.
In renal insufficiency, and for elderly patients do not need to adjust the dosage.
Take the tablet before a meal.
Rulid and analogues of the drug can cause weakness, bronchospasm, nausea, changes in taste and smell, abdominal pain, vomiting, headache, diarrhea, flushing, rash.
There are reviews of rulid confirming that after his admission could begin anaphylaxis, angioedema, acute hepatitis, pancreatitis (rare).
Overdose roxithromycin is possible, in this case, washed stomach, symptomatic treatment.
Antibiotics should not be given to children under 4 years of age, patients with hypersensitivity to macrolides.
The instructions rulid stated that caution should be taken with antibiotics, patients with severe impairment of liver function.
During pregnancy, breastfeeding can not take the drug.
Not recommended rulid combination with dihydroergotamine, ergotamine, terfenadine, pimozide, cisapride, astemizole.