Pharmacological action

 Adelfan is a combined anti-hypertensive drug. Active ingredients Adelfan - reserpine and digidrazalin. Reserpine exerts vasodilating neurotropic action, resulting in the regulation of the nervous tone of blood vessels. Adelfan improves sleep and lower blood pressure. Antipsychotic effect Adelfan due to the fact that after the drug concentration decreases neurotransmitters in neurons.

Pills Adelfan improves motility of the gastrointestinal tract, increased renal blood flow, glomerular enhance the reaction. The drug reduces the rate of metabolism, causing hypothermia, cramps, deepens breathing movements. Stable effect of the tablets Adelfan observed after 2-3 weeks of treatment. The decrease in smooth muscle tone of the arterioles, reducing resistance in the blood vessels of the brain, heart, kidneys, skin, increasing blood flow due to the action digidralazina constituting the Adelfan.


The instructions to Adelfanu listed several diseases in which the use of the drug as appropriate:

  • hypertension mild to moderate forms of gravity;
  • hypertension with unclear reason for the increase in blood pressure.

Application Instruction Adelfan

Adelfan is available in tablet form. Take the drug should be 2-3 times a day 1 tablet. The maximum daily dose should not exceed 3 tablets. Supportive therapy involves pills Adelfan receive the lowest effective dose. The need for correction of doses needed for older people with impaired liver function.


The instructions to Adelfanu lists the following diseases for which the drug is invalid:

- Parkinson's disease;

- Epilepsy;

- Depression;

- Recent myocardial infarction;

- Exacerbation of peptic ulcer disease;

- A severe form of angina and arrhythmia;

- Expressed tachycardia;

- Abnormal liver function;

- Renal failure severe.

Individual sensitivity to reserpine and digidrazalinu, lactation, the third trimester of pregnancy are also the reason for the refusal of taking the pills Adelfan.

If a patient has a disease in which the use of this drug is not possible, the doctor is obliged to offer something you can replace Adelfan.

With special care the drug is given in the presence of patients:

  • coronary and cerebral arteriosclerosis;
  • anamnestic data on myocardial infarction;
  • congestive heart failure;
  • cholelithiasis;
  • erosive gastritis;
  • doldrums;
  • gout;
  • diabetes;
  • bronchial obstruction;
  • pregnancy (I and II trimesters).

side effects

Under recommended in the instructions for dosage Adelfanu unwanted effects of the drug are virtually absent. Only in rare cases, such manifestations as headache, insomnia, weakness, depression, vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, a feeling of nasal congestion.

Additional Information

Keep Adelfan should be in a dark, dry place. Shelf life is 5 years and is indicated on the packaging.

Analogs Adelfan


Occasionally, either due to intolerance, or for any other reason there is a question: "What can replace Adelfan? ".

The most common concerns analogs Adelfan Adelfan-Ezidreks.

This analogue Adelfan is a combination of three components: reserpine, digidrapazina and hydrochlorothiazide. Additional material gidrohloritiazid which is absent in Adelfane, increases the secretion and excretion of potassium and hydrogen ions by increasing the amount and rate of admission to the cortical segment of collecting tubules of sodium and water.

Also to peers Adelfan are Enap, Tririzid, reserpine and other inhibitors of angiotensin-converting enzyme.

It should be remembered that the question of what to replace Adelfan shall be settled exclusively by the attending physician, the independent use of any drug is dangerous to life and health.