Advil - a drug that is used to reduce pain during inflammation. The medical review of Advil is said that this drug very popular with consumers, as it provides an effective and quick relief from pain. Advil produced in the form of tablets, film-coated, in the form of droplets and in rectal suppositories. Ibuprofen - the main active ingredient of the drug.
The pharmacological action of the drug Advil
The drug Advil has antipyretic, anti-inflammatory and analgesic action. Analgesic effect of the drug is most pronounced in the sensation of pain associated with inflammatory processes.
According to the instructions Advil can be used in headache or toothache, when muscle pain, back pain. The drug can be used in inflammatory and degenerative diseases of the spine and joints (including rheumatic and rheumatoid arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, osteoarthritis). The tool is assigned to relieve pain in myalgia, neuralgia, adnexitis, algodismenoree. Advil tablets can be used in the treatment of articular syndrome in exacerbation of gout, as well as psoriatic arthritis, tendonitis, sciatica, traumatic inflammation of musculoskeletal and soft tissue.
Advil - instructions for use of the drug
The instructions to the Advil is said that the dose set individually. The dose depends on the Advila nosology of the disease and the severity of clinical symptoms. When pill Advil rectally or inside a single dose for adults is 200 to 800 mg. The drug is recommended to take three to four times a day.
Ankylosing spondylitis, psoriatic arthritis, osteoarthrosis - 400-600 mg three or four times a day. When algodismenoree - 400 mg three or four times a day.
Children older than 12 years Advil tablets administered in an initial dose of 150-300 mg three times a day, and then - 100 mg three times a day.
Oral suspension can be given to children aged 3 to 12 months only on prescription (50 mg three or four times a day). Children from one to three years is prescribed 100 mg three times a day means. Children from four to six years prescribed 150 mg Advila three times a day. Children from seven to nine years should take 200 mg of the drug three times a day for children from ten to twelve years - 300 mg three times a day.
With feverish syndrome after immunization should be given 50 mg Advila child. If necessary, after six hours of receiving repeated at the same dose. The maximum daily dose should not exceed 100 mg.
At high temperature, children aged from three to nine months, may be administered in one suppository three times a day, every eight hours (no more than 180 mg per day). Children aged from nine months to two years may be administered by one suppository four times a day, every six hours.
When postvaccinal fever children from three months to a year is necessary to introduce a suppository Advila, children older than a year are allowed to enter another suppository six hours. The duration of the drug when pain syndrome - not more than five days at a fever - no more than three days.
The instructions to the Advil is said that the drug should not be used in ulcerative-erosive lesions of the gastrointestinal tract in the acute phase, diseases of the optic nerve, with "aspirin triad", as well as in violation of hematopoiesis, expressed hepatic dysfunction and / or kidney disease, when hypersensitivity to ibuprofen.
Side effects Advila
In a review of Advil it is said that long-term use of the tool in the treatment may appear dizziness, headache, blurred vision, sleep or kidney function.
Some reviews on Advil is said that patients with autoimmune diseases with long-term use of the drug may develop aseptic meningitis.
For external use Advila possible tingling or burning, redness of the skin. In some patients when used in the treatment of Advila a feeling of discomfort in the epigastric region, diarrhea, vomiting, nausea.
Interaction with other drugs Advila
According to the instructions Advil enhances the effect of antihypertensive drugs (beta-blockers, ACE inhibitors), diuretics (hydrochlorothiazide, furosemide). Advil enhances the effect of anticoagulants. The simultaneous use of warfarin can lead to microscopic hematuria, hematoma. Combined use of lithium carbonate increases the concentration of lithium in the blood plasma. The initial absorption of ibuprofen is increased, while the use Advila with magnesium hydroxide.
The caution should be applied when Advil related kidney and liver diseases, chronic heart failure, with dyspeptic symptoms before treatment, after the operations. Do not use the drug topically to the affected areas of the skin.
Storage conditions Advila
Advil should be stored at temperatures below 25 ° C, protected from the sun spot. Shelf life - 36 months.