Acilop instructions for use
- Acilop instructions for use
- Form of formulation and composition of the preparation
- Pharmacological properties of the drug
- Indications for use of the drug
- Contraindications for use
- Dosage and administration of the drug for children
- Side effects and drug overdose
- Use of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding
- special instructions
- Storage and dispensing conditions
- Acipol analogues
- Acipol price
The drug Acipol is a probiotic designed to restore the intestinal microflora and raise the patient's immunity, reduced as a result of prolonged treatment with antibiotics, frequent colds and other conditions.
Form of formulation and composition of the preparation
The drug Acipol is available in the form of capsules in a protective shell in vials of dark plastic with a volume of 20 pieces. The bottle is sealed in a cardboard box.
The 1 capsule contains: live lactobacilli of several strains, kefir fungus polysaccharide, bifidobacteria.
Pharmacological properties of the drug
Capsules of Acipole have a pronounced antimicrobial effect against the pathogenic microflora of the intestines, which, when multiplying, cause digestive disorders and infectious diseases.
Suppression of growth of pathogenic bacteria in the intestine occurs due to the multiplication of lacto and bifidobacteria, which create unfavorable survival conditions for pathogenic flora. By increasing the number of beneficial microbes in the intestine, the patient's immunity increases and the ability to withstand various viral and infectious diseases.
Included in the capsule formulation of lactobacillus during reproduction change the level of intestinal pH, which causes suppression of growth for pathogenic pathogens.
With the restoration of normal intestinal microflora, the production and absorption of vitamins of group B, K and other biologically active substances is normalized. Against the background of the restored microflora due to the capsules Acipol in the blood, the level of cholesterol and bilirubin is normalized. Regular use of the drug in therapeutic and preventive doses improves the digestive process, relieves the patient of such unpleasant phenomena as nausea, belching, heartburn, bloating and increased gas production, constant rumbling in the abdomen. Thanks to the capsules of Acipole lacto and bifidobacteria, intestinal work is established, peristalsis is improved, which serves as the prevention of chronic constipation and rotting processes in the large intestine.
Indications for use of the drug
Capsules Acipol is prescribed to patients for the prevention and treatment of the following conditions:
- Chronic constipation due to decreased intestinal motility;
- As part of complex therapy for acute poisoning, accompanied by diarrhea;
- Salmonellosis, dysentery, acute intestinal infections, as a result of which the patient's body is dehydrated, and useful microorganisms are excreted along with feces;
- Enterocolitis with pronounced disorders of bowel function;
- Dysbacteriosis due to prolonged intake of antibiotics;
- Frequent infectious and viral infections;
- Complex treatment of allergic skin rashes, atopic and contact dermatitis;
- Monotonous meager food.
Contraindications for use
Acipol capsules are not assigned to patients with individual intolerance to the components of the drug or hypersensitivity to lactose.
Dosage and administration of the drug for children
The dosage of the drug and the duration of the course of therapy are set by the doctor for each individual patient individually. This largely depends on the patient's age, body weight, diagnosis and severity of the disease.
Children older than 3 months are prescribed 1 capsule of the drug 2 times a day before feeding or during meals. Since kids often can not swallow a capsule, it can be opened and the contents mixed in 1 teaspoon of warm boiled water.
Babies up to 3 months are advised to take ½ of the contents of the capsule by first dissolving it in water.
Children older than 3 years are recommended to take 1 capsule 3 times a day during meals or half an hour before meals.
In order to prevent the development of dysbiosis as a result of treatment with antibiotics or other medications, a course of treatment with Acipol for at least 2 weeks is recommended for 1 capsule 2 times a day.
The minimum course of therapy is at least 10 days, the maximum one month. If necessary, treatment with the drug can be repeated after 1 month according to the scheme indicated by the doctor.
Side effects and drug overdose
The drug is perfectly tolerated even by the smallest patients. The incidence of side effects or capsid overdose Acipol in medicine has not been documented.
Use of the drug during pregnancy and breastfeeding
The drug Acipol can be used to treat and prevent the above conditions during pregnancy and lactation. During breastfeeding, the baby's reaction should be monitored, since with frequent or prolonged use of probiotics, infants may develop an allergic skin rash.
With the simultaneous use of capsules of Acipol and fermented milk products to restore the intestinal microflora, the effect of the drug is enhanced.
It is not recommended to take probiotic capsules at the same time as antibiotics, since the drugs suppress the growth and reproduction of lacto and bifidobacteria and there will be no therapeutic effect from such treatment. Probiotics should be taken after the course of treatment with antibiotics. During therapy with the preparation of small children, if you need to dilute the contents of the capsule with water, you need to ensure that the temperature of the liquid does not exceed body temperature, otherwise it will lead to the death of beneficial bacteria and the lack of therapeutic effect.
Storage and dispensing conditions
Acipol capsules are dispensed in pharmacies without a prescription. The drug should be stored in a refrigerator or other cold place where the temperature does not exceed 10 degrees of heat. The shelf life of the capsules is 2 years from the date of manufacture of the drug, which is indicated on the carton. Avoid direct sunlight on the bottle with capsules, as this can lead to the death of lactobacilli.
Analogues with the same composition at the moment does not exist.
Analogues for the pharmacological group (agents that normalize the intestinal microflora): Acylactate tablets, Bactisubtil, Bifidumbacterin, Bifidumbacterin dry, Bifidumbacterin forte, Bifikol, Bifiliz, Bifiform, Goodluck, Lactofiltrum, Linex, Primadofilus, Probifor, Florin forte, Hilak forte, Enterol
Acipol capsules 10 million cfu, 30 pcs. - from 259 rubles.