Tireokomb - hormonal drug for the treatment of thyroid diseases.
Tireokomb stimulates the metabolism of carbohydrates, fats,
proteins increases tissue oxygen demand, the activity of the nervous and cardiovascular systems.
Active ingredients Thyreocombum - potassium iodide, liothyronine, levothyroxine sodium.
In high doses, these substances inhibit hormone production by the pituitary gland and the hypothalamus.
The preparation of action similar to Tireoidin, but he acts quickly. The first manifestations of the action Thyreocombum observed within 4-8 hours.
Direct analogues in Thyreocombum - drugs containing the same active substance, all three, no. But there are medicines which present one or two of the same as that of the component Thyreocombum: L-thyroxine, Bagotiroks, Eutiroks (contains levothyroxine) Yodokomb, Yodtiroks (containing levothyroxine, potassium iodide) Novotiral, Tireotom (levothyroxine, liothyronine) .
Tireokomb of instruction prescribed for euthyroid goitre in adolescents and children, hypothyroidism, euthyroid diffuse goiter in adults. There is a practice of successful treatment of euthyroid goitre drug in pregnant women.
In addition, Tireokomb can be taken to prevent the recurrence of goiter, which may reappear after undergoing radioactive iodine therapy, or resection of the prostate.
Instructions Thyreocombum - method of application
The drug is taken orally, starting treatment with a daily dosage of 0, 5-2, 5 tablets. If the patient's condition will not improve, the dose may be increased to Thyreocombum 4-6 tablets. If the treatment will take place in a hospital, the dose may be increased up to 150 mcg liothyronine.
Young children are allowed to give 0, 25-0, 5 tablets Thyreocombum every day. After some time the child is given formulation based 100-150 micrograms of levothyroxine 1 m² of body surface.
To prevent recurrence of goiter adults are Thyreocombum 1-3 tablets every day, school-age children can be given 0, 5-2 tablets.
Analogs Thyreocombum advisable to take only after first consulting a physician.
Side effects Thyreocombum
Tireokomb can cause tachycardia, insomnia, angina,
diarrhea, sweating, glucosuria, weight loss, anxiety, allergies.
Tireokomb of instructions are not prescribed for acute myocardial infarction, thyrotoxicosis, myocarditis, hypersensitivity to the drug, asthma dysfunction of the adrenal cortex, angina diagnosed in elderly patients.
Caution should be observed in patients suffering from coronary atherosclerosis - the probability of an attack of angina pectoris due to receive Thyreocombum significantly increased. If the condition still requires higher doses of the drug, needed to be monitored ECG.
Also note that the use enhances the level Thyreocombum salicylates, clofibrate, phenytoin, furosemide in the blood reduces the effectiveness of hypoglycemic agents, enhances the effect of oral anticoagulants. On the absorbability Thyreocombum Kolestiramin is bad.