Isoprinosine table. 500 mg. 50 table
Isoprinosine table. 500 mg. 50 table
WHAT ISOPRINOSINE TABLETS ARE AND WHAT IT IS USED
Isoprinosine tablets contain the active ingredient inosine atsedoben dimepranol , which is used for the treatment of certain viral infections. It is believed that its action is in the stimulation of the immune system so that it can overcome the virus. Your doctor has prescribed Isoprinosine, to stimulate your immune system to overcome viral infections , such as:
flu / viral respiratory tract infections ;
recurrent / recurrent genital herpes ;
recurrent / recurrent herpes simplex of the lips ;
herpes zoster ;
aphthous stomatitis ;
varicella and rubella ;
genital warts and other infections caused by the human papilloma virus ( HPV infection ) ;
other viral infections, such as infectious mononucleosis ( infection by the virus of Epstein-Barr ) , an infection caused by cytomegalovirus and subacute sclerosing
2 . BEFORE YOU TAKE ISOPRINOSINE tablets
Do not take Isoprinosine tablets
If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to inosine atsedoben dimepranol or any of the other ingredients of Isoprinosine tablets (see full list of ingredients in section 6) . An allergic reaction can be expressed as a rash , itching , difficulty breathing or swelling of the face , lips , throat, or tongue ;
If you suffer from gout or been informed that you have elevated levels of uric acid.
Take special care with Isoprinosine tablets and tell your doctor
if you have a history of gout or elevated levels of uric acid;
if you have a history of kidney stones or bladder ;
if you suffer from kidney disease ( should be monitored ) .
If you are long-term treatment , you will need to have regular blood tests and checks of renal and hepatic function.
Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription. If you are taking any of the following medications , pay special attention to the doctor because they can interact with Isoprinosine tablets:
allopurinol or other drugs for gout ;
diuretics ( water tablets ) ;
medications that suppress the immune system, eg . after organ transplantation ;
azidothymidine (medicine to treat HIV).
However, you may be able to take Isoprinosine tablets and your doctor will decide what is best for your condition .
Pregnancy and lactation
Do not take Isoprinosine, if you are pregnant or breast-feeding , unless explicitly prescribed by your doctor.
Driving and using machines
Unlikely Isoprinosine tablets can affect your ability to drive or operate machinery.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Isoprinosine tablets
Isoprinosine tablets contain mannitol, which may have a mild laxative effect. The tablets contain wheat starch and suitable for patients with celiac disease . Patients with wheat allergy / celiac disease other than / should not take this medicine.
3 . HOW TO TAKE ISOPRINOSINE tablets
Always take Isoprinosine tablets exactly as your doctor tells you . If you are not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
The dosage depends on your body weight (not fat ) and the severity of your condition . The daily dose was divided evenly.
Adults and the elderly
The usual daily dose is 50 mg/kg-100 mg / kg ( body weight ) normally 3 g daily inosine atsedoben dimepranol ( 2 tablets x 3 times a day) to a maximum of 4 g per day.
Children over 1 year old
The usual dose is 50 mg / kg body weight / day.
The duration of treatment depends on your response to treatment.
If you take more than you should Isoprinosine tablets
So far no reports of overdose. If you are unsure about something or feel unwell , contact your doctor as soon as possible.
If you forget to take Isoprinosine tablets
If you miss a dose , take it as soon as you remember unless it is almost time for your next dose . Do not take a double dose to make up for a missed dose.
If you stop taking Isoprinosine tablets
If you stop treatment , the desired effect is not achieved or the symptoms may worsen again. Consult with your doctor before stopping treatment .
If you have any further questions on the use of this product , ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4 . POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines , Isoprinosine tablets can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
All medicines can cause allergic reactions although serious allergic reactions are very rare .
Tell your doctor immediately if you experience :
sudden wheezing / wheeze ;
difficulty in breathing ;
swelling of eyelids, face or lips ;
rash or itching (especially affecting the whole body ) .
Reported the following side effects:
temporarily elevated levels of uric acid in the blood ;
elevated liver enzymes and urea ( a waste product ) in the blood - they can be detected by a blood test by your doctor ;
feeling sick or not sick ;
stomach pain ;
rash ( alone) ;
dizziness ( vertigo) ;
fatigue or feeling sick ;
joint pain ;
drowsiness or impossible to sleep ( insomnia) ;
an increased amount of urine.
If any of the side pharmacies get serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet , please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
5 . HOW TO STORE ISOPRINOSINE tablets
Keep out of reach of children.
Store below 25 ° C.
Do not use 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 via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required . These measures will help to protect the environment.
6 . ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
What does Isoprinosine tablets
The active substance is inosine atsedoben dimepranol , 250 mg / 5 ml.
The other ingredients are mannitol , corn starch , Povidone , Magnesium stearate.
Isoprinosine syrup looks like and contents of pack
Isoprinosine tablets are supplied in blister packs in cartons of patient information leaflet .