Sedalia - normotimicheskoe drug with antimanic and antidepressant action.
Pharmacological action Sedalita
Sedalita active substance has a sedative, antidepressant and antimanic effects, and normalizes mental state, without causing general lethargy.
Lithium ions reduce the bioelectric activity of neurons in the brain and have a beneficial effect in migraine (which is caused by a change in the concentration of serotonin) and depression.
Sedalia produced in the form of capsules and coated tablets containing 300 mg active agent - lithium carbonate. 50 pieces per pack.
An analogue of a drug Sedalita Mical capsules.
According to the instructions Sedalita indications for use are:
- Hypomanic and manic states of various origins;
- Affective disorders in alcoholism;
- Affective psychosis, including manic-depressive and schizoaffective.
Moreover, Sedalia indicated for:
- Sexual dysfunction;
- Meniere's syndrome;
- Some forms of drug dependence.
Sedalia for instructions contraindicated in the following cases:
- In states after severe surgeries;
- When pregnancy;
- When leukemia;
- During the period of lactation;
- If hypersensitivity to the components Sedalita.
Be wary appoint Sedalia at:
- Diseases of the cardiovascular system, including AV block and intraventricular block;
- Urinary retention;
- Renal insufficiency;
- Disruption of water and electrolyte metabolism, including a salt-free diet, simultaneous treatment with diuretics, vomiting or diarrhea.
The initial dose for Sedalita instructions can range from 0 6 to 1 g, 2 g per day, divided into several times. The latest single dose should be taken at bedtime.
Gradually increase the daily dosage to the optimal (maximum - 2, 4 g). Duration of treatment (dose 2 grams per day), should not exceed two weeks.
Once symptoms of the disease dosage gradually reduced to prophylactic, which corresponds to the initial.
Treatment of Sedalitom instructions should be carried out under the supervision of Li + concentration in the blood (norm - 0, 4-0, 8 mmol / L) for at least six months.
When the therapy should be considered that according to the instructions Sedalia reduces antidiuretic effect of desmopressin, carbamazepine, posterior pituitary hormones, lipressina and central stimulating effect of amphetamine.
Molindone while the use of Sedalitom Review stimulates the development of neurotoxicity that can lead to delirium, abnormal EEG changes, confusion, seizures, and somnambulism.
Blockers of slow calcium channels in combination therapy with Sedalitom may increase the incidence of these neurotoxic complications, such as nausea, ataxia, tremors, vomiting, ringing in the ears and diarrhea.
The risk of weight gain increases while receiving Sedalita with antipsychotic drugs, neuroleptics and timoleptikov.
In addition, the drug is not compatible with ethanol-Sedalia drinks.
Feedback from Sedalia in some cases leads to the development of unwanted side effects in the form of:
- Myasthenia gravis;
- Increased thirst;
- Inhibition of hematopoiesis;
- Hand tremor;
- Dyspeptic symptoms - nausea, vomiting, diarrhea;
- Heart rhythm disorders;
- Weight gain;
- Dry mouth.
Early symptoms of overdose Sedalitom reviews include drowsiness, diarrhea, muscle weakness, loss of appetite, nausea, dysarthria, vomiting, tremors.
If the time has not been carried out treatment comprising administering large amounts of fluid and Na +, may later develop symptoms. These include:
- Blurred vision;
- Severe cramps.
Storage conditions Sedalita
Sedalia refers to the number of psychotropic prescription drugs with a shelf life of 36 months.