It refers to the group splenin biostimulating means. This protein-free type hormonal preparation obtained from the extraction solution produced from cattle spleen. Due immunomodulatory properties splenin effectively eliminates morning sickness in the early stages of pregnancy, strengthens the immune system and normalizes metabolism of nitrogen.
Structure and Composition splenin
The main components: an extract of the spleen of cattle, 10% ethyl alcohol.
Splenin is available as a solution for injection intramuscular injection in 1 ml ampoules placed in a carton of 10 pieces.
Pharmacological properties splenin
Splenin is the drug of animal origin with antitoxic action. The drug acts effectively on the normalization of nitrogen metabolism and improve the functioning of the liver.
Medical studies have proven the ability to extract the spleen of cattle to improve the functioning of the digestive system malignancy in patients with inoperable type.
Splenin in the complex therapy eliminates the inflammation of the lungs, including severe stages of pneumonia and tuberculosis.
The drug speeds up the positive dynamics of cancer treatment during the use of chemotherapy.
Splenin possesses anti-inflammatory properties, which are effective for the treatment of various dermatological diseases.
Indications for use are splenin toxicosis in early pregnancy, dysfunction of the parathyroid glands, preeclampsia, inflammatory and viral diseases of the respiratory system, cancer.
Splenin appointed the following dermatological diseases: parapsoriasis, atopic dermatitis type, abrasions, dystrophic epidermolysis, urticaria, angioedema, pityriasis versicolor, atrophy of the skin, keloids, abscesses in children.
The drug can be designated as immunostimulatory agents during chemotherapy, as well as the comprehensive treatment of HIV and AIDS.
Instructions for use splenin
Splenin at a toxicosis in early pregnancy should be in accordance with the degree of the disease:
- toxicosis at the first degree - 1 ml of 1 times a day for 5-10 days;
- toxicosis at the second degree - 4 ml for a single injection for 10-15 days;
- toxicosis in third degree - 2 ml, 2 times a day for 15 days followed by a decrease in dosage.
The total course of treatment at a toxicosis should not exceed 30 days.
When functioning parathyroid disorders splenin solution must be administered 1 ml 1-2 times a day for 10 days.
During chemotherapy for cancer treatment splenin injection should be administered two times a day to 2 ml (30-40 minutes after exposure).
For the treatment of inflammatory and viral diseases of the respiratory system splenin must enter 2-4 ml, 2 times a day. The drug is injected slowly for 3-5 minutes. The course of treatment is 14 to 20 days.
Splenin contraindicated in hypersensitivity and intolerance to the components of the drug, internal bleeding, hormonal disorders, liver and kidney failure in children under 12 years.
Precautions should be prescribed the drug in the elderly.
Side effects splenin
Medical studies have revealed no serious side effects of the drug.
Chronic administration splenin may cause allergic reactions - hives, itching, dermatitis, bronchospasm, eczema.