Terpinkod - antitussive.
The composition includes Terpinkod codeine, terpin hydrate and sodium bicarbonate.
Codeine - antitussive, acting on the cough center, reducing its excitability. In addition, similar to codeine, morphine - it also has an analgesic effect, but differs in that it is not so much depressing respiration, rarely cause constipation, vomiting, nausea, or pupillary constriction.
Sodium bicarbonate liquefies phlegm, mucus changes the pH balance allocated bronchitis, stimulates the motor function of the bronchioles, the ciliated epithelium.
Terpin hydrate is included in the Terpinkod since enhances the secretion of bronchial glands produce helps to expectorate sputum.
Reviews Terpinkod indicate that the medicine there in half an hour, an hour and lasts for 2-6 hours.
Terpinkod release tablets.
Complete analogy Terpinkod - drugs Terkodin, kodterpin.
Tablets prescribed for dry cough, arising in diseases of the respiratory tract and lungs.
The instructions Terpinkod stated that with the help of tablets can only be symptomatic treatment, that is, to reduce the severity of coughing, thereby facilitating the course of the disease.
Instructions Terpinkod - method of application
Tablets Terpinkod take two or three times daily - one tablet. Because of the presence of codeine, which can cause dependence, take pills on their own without medical supervision can be no longer than 5 days.
The intervals between doses tablets for patients suffering from kidney disease, need to be larger than the standard dosing regimen. This is due to the fact that codeine is in violation of the kidneys slowly excreted.
Side effects Terpinkod
Reviews Terpinkod indicate that the drug can cause nausea, constipation, allergies, drowsiness, headache.
Prolonged use Terpinkod and analogues can cause drug dependence.
There's also an overdose of the drug, due to which the patient starts vomiting, drowsiness develops atony bladder, worsening coordination eye movement and vision, begins fibrillation, bradycardia, respiratory depression.
During treatment, washed stomach designate potassium permanganate, activated carbon, respiratory analeptics, atropine, naloxone.
Terpinkod for instructions contraindicated in respiratory failure, bronchial asthma, hypersensitivity to the components of the tablets.
It is undesirable to combine the treatment with the reception of ethanol, narcotic analgesics.
You can not assign a tablet to children under 2 years old, lactating and pregnant women.
In appointing Terpinkod take into account that it can increase the effects of hypnotics, antipsychotics, antihistamines. In addition, large doses of codeine can enhance the effect of cardiac glycosides.
Reduce the absorption of codeine binders, coating agents, adsorbents.
Athletes taking Terpinkod should take into account that the drug may alter the results of a drug test.