Teturam (international name - Disulfiram) refers to a group of medicines for the treatment of alcoholism. The main action is the removal of teturama alcohol dependence. The product displays the body of harmful substances and relieves the symptoms of alcohol intoxication.
Widespread use has Teturam as an effective drug for the purification and stabilization of the body after a long alcoholic binge.
Structure and Composition
The main active ingredient - disulfiram 0 '15
Auxiliary components: potato starch, stearic acid, talc, aerosil.
Teturam comes in tablet form at 0, 15 0, 25 g in packs of 30-50. and implants.
Pharmacological actions teturama
Teturam an effective medical treatment for alcoholism at various stages. Under the influence of its active substances in the organism changes the oxidation of alcohol. Teturamovuyu drug causes a reaction that manifests itself in intolerance of alcohol, shortness of breath, fever, tachycardia, depressed.
During treatment, the patient should not take teturama alcohol and any products containing alcohol.
The main pharmacological actions are teturama removal of alcohol dependence, the expansion of blood vessels, eliminating the symptoms of fetal alcohol syndrome and increased sensitivity to alcohol.
Good reviews Teturam received as an effective drug that produces a reflex reaction to the rejection of alcohol in patients with severe chronic stage of the disease.
The duration of the therapeutic effect is 40-48 hours. A preparation in the form of a permanent implant having antialcoholic the organism. Teturanovaya reflex reaction lasts for 4-8 months.
Prior to the implantation of implants the patient should undergo diagnostic testing and treatment against ethanol addiction.
Teturam assigned to relapse prevention and treatment of chronic alcohol dependence, alcohol intoxication and detoxification nickel.
Positive feedback has Teturam as an effective cleanser and vasodilator drug.
Instructions for use teturama
According to the instructions Teturam tablets should be taken with 500 mg per day in the morning and on an empty stomach. Dosage is gradually reduced to 250 mg per day.
Implantation of the drug is carried out after disinfection and anesthesia. In iliac region make a small incision (about 5 mm) and a depth of 4-5 cm implants administered 150 mg. The procedure is repeated 3-4 times for several days. The maximum dosage should not exceed 700 mg. In the area of implantation imposed special compression and sterile bandage.
In accordance with the instruction Teturam not be taken together with antidepressants, ascorbic acid and metronidazole. The drug increases the toxicity of diazepam fenazepama and antipyrine. At simultaneous reception teturama, Fenotoina and isoniazid increases the risk of side effects. High dosages teturama can cause internal bleeding.
Contraindication to teturama are hypersensitivity and intolerance to the components of the drug, severe stage of heart disease, brain disease, tuberculosis, asthma, epilepsy, emphysema at the severe stage of flow, erosion of the mucous membranes of the stomach, peptic ulcer disease, pregnancy and lactation, diabetes, glaucoma, neuritis, mental illness.
With care prescribe a drug in the elderly, as well as cerebrovascular disorders, and endarteritis.
Side effects teturama
During treatment teturama may appear bitter taste in the mouth, headache, dizziness, memory disorders, insomnia, anxiety.
The most common side effects are allergic reactions teturama - hives, skin rash, angioedema, bronchospasm, dermatitis.
When implantation tablets may teturama rejection, manifested in the form of collapse, arrhythmias, cerebral edema, suppuration, heart attack.