Pharmacological action ksidifon
Ksidifon refers to clinical and pharmacological group of drugs that regulate the exchange of phosphorus and calcium in the body. Use it to prevent excessive calcium out of the bones, thereby reducing the likelihood of osteoporosis. Also ksidifon, patient testimonials confirm this, is able to prevent the pathological calcification of soft tissues.
In addition, it prevents crystal formation ksidifon, aggregation and growth of crystals of calcium salts that are in the urine. Drug prevents recurrent stone formation because it keeps in solution, calcium ions, and also eliminates any possibility of forming insoluble calcium salts. When interstitial nephritis ksidifon has a moderate anti-inflammatory effect.
Like other sequestering agents, ksidifon has a nice feature that allows you to accelerate the excretion of heavy metals. By the way, the drug does not infringe the established balance of trace elements.
Reviews ksidifon confirm its efficacy in combination therapy in the treatment of asthma. However, the mechanism of action in this case is not completely understood.
Dosage form ksidifon - a colorless 20% solution, odorless, which is used for the preparation of a 2% solution intended for oral administration.
Instruction ksidifon calls such indications for use of the drug:
- kidney stones or other kidney disease;
- hypervitaminosis D;
- hyperparathyroidism and associated interstitial nephritis;
- bronchial asthma.
Also, the drug is taken to speed up the process of removing excess heavy metals from the body.
Do not take ksidifon:
- during pregnancy and lactation;
- when hypocalcemia;
- in case of hypersensitivity to the drug.
Instructions ksidifon: methods of use
According to the instructions ksidifon, it is intended for oral administration in the form of a 2% solution for half an hour before meals. For such a solution should be diluted 20% basic solution with 9 parts of boiled or distilled water.
Adults and children who are older than 10 years, may appoint welcome this solution 2-3 times a day with 300 mg. But for children aged 3 to 10 years is prescribed only 200 mg, the reception should also be made 2-3 times per day.
The dose for children up to 3 years is calculated at the rate of 10 mg / kg body weight.
During reception ksidifon may experience different side effects. Thus, the digestive system can respond to the use of the drug gastrointestinal disorders. It is also possible metabolic disorder.
Conditions and terms
The drug should be stored in a dark place at a temperature that does not fall below 0 ° C, not more than 3 years. The solution in diluted form must be stored in a refrigerator for no longer than one month.