Lordestin refers to a group of antiallergic drugs intended for the treatment of seasonal allergic symptoms. The drug has antipruritic, anti-edema and anti-inflammatory action.
Structure and Composition Lordestina
Lordestin comes in tablet form, placed in a cardboard box of 10 pieces.
The main active ingredient - desloratadine 5 mg sulphate.
Auxiliary components: magnesium stearate, silicon dioxide, cellulose, starch, calcium hydrogenphosphate.
Film coating of each tablet includes purified talc, povidone, gum, titanium dioxide, lecithin and carmine.
Pharmacological properties Lordestina
Lordestin is an effective drug for the integrated treatment of seasonal allergies.
The drug reaches maximum concentration in the body for about 30-40 minutes, and protein binding is 80-84%. Lordestin excreted in the urine for 25-27 hours.
Good reviews Lordestin has as a remedy for the relief of symptoms of chronic rhinitis.
Lordestin has no sedative effect and inhibits the central nervous system. The active ingredients of the drug to lock histamine receptors and inhibit cytokines.
The drug has a duration of therapeutic effect by inhibiting histamine release from mast cells and preventing the development of allergic reactions. Tablets Lordestin reduce the permeability of capillaries, reduces swelling of tissues and muscle spasms.
Lordestin Tablets is indicated for the treatment of seasonal allergies and effective elimination of their symptoms, including rhinitis, watery eyes, itching and burning, sneezing, redness of the skin, sore throat and cough.
Positive feedback received Lordestin as an effective drug for the treatment of severe idiopathic urticaria.
Instructions for use Lordestina
According to the instructions, Lordestin you must take 1 tablet 1-2 times a day with water. Tablets should not be chewed or split apart.
Children 12 to 18 Lordestin administered in form of syrup 2 5 - 4 mg 2 times a day.
The maximum daily dose should not exceed 10 mg.
According to the instructions, Lordestin (with liver and kidney) must be reduced in dosage. Exact dosage must be determined by a physician.
During the course of treatment can not drink alcohol and should be limited to activities on hazardous sites requiring attention.
Contraindications to receiving Lordestina are idiosyncrasy and predisposition to allergic reactions, liver and kidney failure, cancer, pregnancy and breastfeeding, fructose intolerance, diabetes, children under 12 years.
With care prescribe a drug to patients with mental disorders in the elderly.
Side effects Lordestina
Lordestin may cause the following side effects:
- on the part of the digestive system - nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, indigestion;
- the central nervous system - cramps, fatigue, headache, loss of coordination, dizziness, myalgia, psychomotor disturbances, hallucinations, insomnia;
- on the part of the cardiovascular system - arrhythmia, tachycardia, angina pectoris.
In some cases, medication may enhance allergic reactions and cause hypersensitivity, pruritus, rash, and angioedema.