"Mildronate" instructions for use characterize as a means that can improve metabolic processes, improve efficiency, reduce the manifestations of both mental and physical overstrain. This drug by its action can regulate immunity at the cell level and have cardioprotective effect. In addition, the drug contributes to the elimination of functional disorders of the nervous system in people with alcohol dependence with abstinence syndrome. With the application of Mildronate, redistribution of blood flow in the ischemic zones is possible, namely in the brain and the retina.
The preparation "Mildronate" is issued in the form of capsules for oral administration and a solution for injections. As the one and the other kind of medicinal product is packed in cardboard boxes and enters the pharmacy network.
Capsules consist of a gelatinous hard shell of white color, inside of which is a crystalline powdery substance.
The injection solution is a clear liquid that does not have color and odor.
You can buy the drug in any pharmacy, but only for the doctor's prescription.
The doctor also prescribes medication for treatment if the following conditions are observed in the patient:
- myocardial infarction,
- angina pectoris,
- a chronic and acute disorder in the cerebral circulation,
- An abstinence syndrome.
In each of these cases, "Mildronate" is a drug that is part of complex therapy.
Also, the preparation is indicated for use:
With reduced efficiency,
In order to reduce the duration of rehabilitation after surgery,
At physical overstrain,
With thrombosis of the central vein of the retina,
With haemorrhage in the retina of the eye,
With hypertensive and diabetic retinopathy,
As an immunomodulator for chronic bronchitis and bronchial asthma.
Like any other medicine, the drug "Mildronate" (instructions for use contains information on this) has not only indications for the appointment, but also contraindications.
Contraindicated use of medication with intolerance of any components of the drug. Also, Mildronate should not be administered with intracranial pressure and the presence of intracranial tumors.
It is not recommended to use the drug for pregnant and lactating women.
There are no side effects of the drug, but there were rare cases of allergy, increased heart rate and blood pressure jumps.
In addition to general information about the Mildronate preparation, the instructions for use provide detailed information on the methods of application and the dosing regimen.
The cardiovascular system
With angina pectoris (stable), using as a component of complex treatment, first appoint 250x3 (four days), then 250x3 twice a week (for one and a half months).
In the state of myocardial infarction and angina (unstable), intravenous injections are prescribed: 0.5-1x1, then 250x2 capsules (four days), then 250x3 twice weekly.
For violations in the cerebral circulation (in the acute phase), Mildronate is given in the form of intravenous injections of 0.5x1 (ten days), then in capsules one per day.
If the patient has dystrophic and vascular diseases of the retina, then Mildronate is given parabulbar at 50 milligrams per day (for ten days).
Physical and mental loads
In the form of capsules of 0.25x3 or in the form of intravenous injections of 500x1 (two weeks). If necessary, the course can be repeated.
For athletes, Mildronate is prescribed during intensive training in 1x2 capsules (two weeks).
In chronic alcoholism, treatment is given in the form of capsules of 0.5 × 4 or in the form of intravenous injections of 0.5 × 2 (ten days).
In complex therapy for bronchial asthma, Mildronate is prescribed at 0.25 grams every day for twenty-one days.
Keep the preparation "Mildronate" (instruction for use mentions this) should be at room temperature in a dry room. Also, care must be taken to ensure that the storage of the medicinal product is not available to children.