Nicodin - a drug with a choleretic effect.
Pharmacological action Nicodin
Nicodin has choleretic, anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, bactericidal effect.
The active ingredient of the drug - gidroksimetilnikotinamid.
Nicodin release tablets.
Analogs of the preparation: Izohol, Felozan, Koloton, Bilamid, Holamid, Bilizorin, Holoton.
Nicodin effective for inflammation of the bile ducts and gall bladder (cholecystitis, cholangitis), inflammation of the bile ducts and liver tissues (hepatocholecystitis), urinary tract infections, gallstones, inflammation of the small intestine and gastric mucosa (gastroenteritis), as well as reactive hepatitis, gastritis, enteritis, colitis.
The most effective remedy for diseases caused by E. coli.
Instructions Nicodin: how to use
Nicodin taken before meals, at 0, 5-1 g (one or two tablets). If the disease is accompanied by fever or concurrent treatment with antibiotics proved ineffective, it is possible to increase the daily dosage of up to 8 Nicodin Once the patient feels better, the dose is gradually reduced, first to 3-4 g, and then - to the standard therapeutic dose of 0, 5 g -1
Take medication 10-14 days, 3-4 times a day, after the treatment are examined. If necessary, depending on these analyzes, the treatment can be repeated.
Since Nicodin has no analgesic effect, and relieves spasms, patients with severe pain during treatment drug can be taken Promedol (pain reliever) and antispasmodics.
Side effects Nicodin
In patients with diseases accompanied by the absence of acid in gastric juice, Nicodin can cause indigestion. Such patients during treatment is recommended to take the medicine Atsidin-pepsin or diluted hydrochloric acid.
In some cases, during treatment, patients say that the pain in the right upper quadrant felt stronger. The most common side effects like developing congestive form of hepatitis.
Nicodin of instructions can not be used in patients with intolerance gidroksimetilnikotinamida.
Under the supervision take Nicodin patients with cholestasis, antacid gastritis.
Do not practice prescribed the drug during pregnancy, lactation, since studies on the safety of medicines in these states was conducted.