ESPUMISAN 40 mg. 50 capsules
Espumisan medicine against swelling and feeling of heaviness in the abdomen and additional means for imaging. Increased generation and accumulation of gas in the stomach and intestines in the form of foam drebnomehurchesta leads to unpleasant symptoms such as swelling and a feeling of heaviness in the abdomen. Espumizan reduces the surface tension of gas bubbles and foam breaks drebnomehurchestata. Released in this way gas can be absorbed by the intestinal wall and are removed naturally.
Espumisan act in a physical manner, does not alter the chemical reactions and is pharmacologically and physiologically inactive, does not interact with microorganisms and enzymes. Espumizan not affect digestion and does not change the acidity in the stomach. Espumizan not absorbed and is excreted unchanged.
all diseases accompanied by increased formation and accumulation of gas in the gastrointestinal tract (flatulence), accompanied by symptoms such as discomfort, bloating, feeling of heaviness and fullness in the abdomen;
Excessive ingestion of air, and intake of certain foods and beverages, leading to flatulence (beans, lentils, cabbage, carbonated beverages);
in cardiac complaints as a result of movement of the diaphragm due to the accumulation up of gases in the gastrointestinal tract;
in the preparation of the abdominal cavity for imaging (x-ray, ultrasound, etc.).
2. BEFORE YOU TAKE ESPUMISAN
Do not take Espumisan
Espumisan should not be administered in case of hypersensitivity to any component of the drug.
Take special care with Espumisan
If the abdominal symptoms recur or are persistent, you should consult a doctor. In the application of this medicine may occur urticaria (hives) due to the methylparahydroxybenzoate. Possible and delayed reactions such as contact dermatitis. Reactions that occur immediately after application, such as urticaria and bronchospasm are very rare.
Taking other medicines
There are no known interactions with other drugs.
Pregnancy and lactation
There is no reason to avoid the use of Espumisan during pregnancy and lactation.
Driving and using machines
Espumisan not change the response time and does not affect the ability to drive and use machines.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Espumisan
This drug contains a colorant E110, which can cause reactions similar to allergic, e. asthma, in people who are particularly sensitive to that substance. This reaction occurs more often in people allergic to aspirin.
3. HOW TO TAKE ESPUMISAN
When swelling and feeling of heaviness in the abdomen
In children over six years, adolescents and adults - 2 Espumisan soft capsules, 3-4 times a day.
Espumisan be applied during or after a meal, and if necessary before bedtime.
The duration of treatment is determined by the complaints. If necessary Espumizan can be used for a long time.
In the preparation of the abdominal cavity for imaging (x-ray, ultrasound, etc.)
In soft capsules 2 Espumisan 3 times on the day before the study and 2 soft capsules in the morning on the day of the study.
Espumizan contains no sugar and is therefore suitable for diabetics and people with indigestion.
If you take more dose Espumizan
The active substance of Espumisan leads to disintegration of the bubbles gas in the gastrointestinal tract in a completely physical way, it is completely chemically and biologically inactive. Therefore, in practice poisoning can not be excluded. The administration of large doses Espumizan also tolerated without problems.
4. POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Until now there were no adverse drug reactions with Espumizan (see. "Take special care with Espumizan").
5. HOW TO STORE ESPUMISAN
Do not store above 30 ° C!
Keep out of reach of children!
Do not use Espumisan after the expiry date stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Medicines should not be disposed of in wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.
6. FURTHER INFORMATION
The active substance is simethicone (sime-ticone). A soft capsule Espumizan contains 40 mg simethicone.
Other ingredients are: methyl parahydroxybenzoate, gelatin, glycerol (85 percent), dyes E104 and E110.
Espumisan looks like and contents of the pack
The pack contains 25, 50 or 100 soft capsules.