Rovamicin 1.5 M IU. 16 tablets
This medicine is an antibacterial antibiotic of the macrolide group.
What is Rovamicin 1.5 MIU film-coated tablets
This drug is used for treatment and prophylaxis of established infections caused by microorganisms sensitive to this drug.
2. Before taking Rovamicin 1.5 MIU film-coated tablets
WHEN should not take this medicine:
This drug should not be used if you are allergic to spiramycin or any of the excipients.
This drug should not be used if you are breastfeeding (see section. Pregnancy and lactation).
If you have any doubt, ask your doctor and pharmacist.
Special considerations for accepting Rovamicin 1.5 MIU film-coated tablets
If, at the beginning of treatment redness of the whole body and pustules accompanied with temperature (see section 4.8. Undesirable effects)., Treatment should be discontinued and any treatment with spiramycin alone or in combination should not be applied. The implementation of the tablets in children under 6 years is contraindicated due to the risk of choking.
In patients with renal insufficiency is not necessary dose adjustment, since paying a minor extent by the kidneys.
Precautions when taking Rovamicin 1.5 MIU table.
It is important to tell your doctor if you have glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase.
There have been very rare cases of haemolytic anemia in patients with glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase. Applying spiramycine in these patients is not recommended.
If you have any doubt, consult with your doctor or pharmacist.
When you are taking other medicines or substances to avoid unpleasant interactions between different drugs, you should inform your doctor or pharmacist about any medication you take.
Pregnancy and lactation
Spiramycin can be used during pregnancy if necessary. Extensive use of spiramycin during pregnancy has shown no evidence of harm to the fetus. breastfeeding
Studies of this product showed that it is excreted into breast milk. There have been reports of gastrointestinal disorders in newborns. Therefore breast-feeding should be discontinued at the start of treatment
As a rule, during breast-feeding You should always consult a doctor or pharmacist before taking treatment with a drug.
DRIVE AND USE MACHINES
The product does not affect the ability to drive and use machines.
3. How to take Rovamitsin 1.5 MIU tablets?
How often taking Rovamitsin 1.5 MIU tablets
According to the indications usual dose is:
Adults: 6 to 9 MIU / 24 hours, i.e. 4 to 6 tablets per day, divided into 2 to 3 doses.
Children: 1.5 to 3 MIU of 1o kg body weight per day in 2 to 3 doses. Recommended daily therapeutic dose for adults is 6 to 9 M.I.U. divided into 2-3 separate doses.
The duration of treatment for sore throat is 10 days.
Prevention of meningococcal meningitis
Adults: 3 MIU / 12:00
Children: 75000IU / kg / 12 hours for 5 days
In patients with impaired renal function
No adjustment of dosage
Route of administration
The tablets should be swallowed whole with a glass of water.
In any case, strictly prescribed by your doctor.
How long should you take Rovamicin 1.5 MIU tablets
To be effective your treatment, this antibiotic should be taken regularly as prescribed and as long as the doctor has prescribed.
The drop in temperature and the fading of all symptoms does not mean that you are completely healed. If you feel fatigue, it does not mean that due to the treatment, and possibly infection. Change, reduction or discontinuation of therapy depends only by your doctor.
If you are taking a higher dose Rovamicin 1.5 MIU tablets.
Consult your doctor who will monitor and advise.
4. Possible side effects
As each drug and this can have adverse effects or discomfort in some patients.
• Gastrointestinal: abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and very rare cases of pseudomembranous colitis.
• Rash, urticaria, pruritus
Very rare: angioedema (severe allergic reaction causing swelling of the face), anaphylactic shock.
Very rare: acute generalized exanthemous pustoloza Peripheral and Central Nervous System:
Rare cases of transient paresthesia.
• Hepatic system:
Reported rare cases of pathological changes in liver function tests.
Reported very rare cases of haemolytic anemia.
5. How to store ROVAMICIN 1.5 MIU tablets?
Dry and protected from light at a temperature below 25 ° C. Keep out of reach of children.
Do not use after the expiry date stated on the packaging.
6. Further information
Qualitative and quantitative composition
One tablet contains
Active substance: spiramycine (spiramycin) 1,500 000 I.U.
Excipients: silica colloidal anhydrous, magnesium stearate, pregelatinised maize starch, hydroxypropyl cellulose, microcrystalline cellulose, titanium dioxide, macrogol 6000, hypromellose. Packing
The tablets are packaged in blister PVC / Aluminium foil 16 pieces per pack - carton