Anvimax: instructions for use
Anvimax is the first Russian drug combining complex treatment of ARVI and influenza. Animex has an antiviral and symptomatic effect that allows you to simultaneously fight the cause of the flu, colds and their symptoms.
Form of issue and composition
The preparation is released as a mixture of granules and powder from white to yellowish green color. The powder has a characteristic smell (lemon, cranberry, lemon with honey, black currant, raspberry). The finished solution must be cloudy.
The composition of 1 packet includes 360 mg of paracetamol, 300 mg of ascorbic acid, 100 mg of calcium gluconate monohydrate, 50 mg of rimantadine hydrochloride, 20 mg of rutoside trihydrate, 3 mg of loratadine.
As auxiliary substances are used aspartame, silicon dioxide colloid, hypromellose, lactose, flavor.
As a combined preparation, Anvimax has a number of pharmacological effects.
Paracetamol shows antipyretic and analgesic effect.
Ascorbic acid improves blood coagulability, strengthens capillary walls, which improves vascular permeability, participates in replenishment of vitamin C deficiency.
Calcium gluconate is a source of calcium ions, prevents hemorrhagic processes (arising from ARVI and influenza), because it affects the fragility and permeability of blood vessels. Also, calcium gluconate has an anti-allergic effect.
Rimantadine has antiviral activity against influenza A virus.
Rutozid belongs to the group of angioprotectors. It reduces the permeability of capillaries, inflammation and swelling, strengthens the walls of blood vessels.
Loratadin belongs to the group of antihistamines, which prevent the development of swelling of tissues.
Indications for use
- treatment of influenza A;
- treatment of symptoms of acute respiratory viral infection and influenza accompanied by fever, headache, chills, muscle aches.
Anvimax appoint adults for 1 packet 2-3 times a day. The medicine must be taken after meals. The course of treatment should be no more than 5 days until complete recovery.
In case of worsening state of health, the drug should be discontinued and consult a doctor.
To prepare the preparation, it is necessary to dissolve 1 packet in 100-150 ml of warm boiled water, mix thoroughly and immediately drink.
Gastrointestinal bleeding; exacerbation of erosion or gastrointestinal ulcers; hemorrhagic diathesis; hemophilia; portal hypertension; hypoprothrombinemia; kidney failure; avitaminosis K; acute or chronic liver and kidney disease; Thyroid gland diseases; hypercalcemia and hypercalciuria; chronic alcoholism; sarcoidosis; nefroourolithiasis; lactose intolerance; reception of cardiac glycosides; pregnancy; phenylketonuria; children under 18; breast-feeding; hypersensitivity to any component of the drug.
Application in the elderly
Rimantadine, which is part of the drug, can provoke a hemorrhagic stroke. Therefore, it should be used with caution in elderly patients with hypertension.
From the side of the central nervous system : tremor, drowsiness, increased excitability, dizziness, hyperkinesia, headache.
From the gastrointestinal tract : dyspepsia, diarrhea, flatulence, lack of appetite, dryness of the mucous membrane in the mouth, lesions of the mucous membranes of the stomach and duodenum.
From the urinary system : moderate pollakiuria.
On the part of the endocrine system : a decreased function of the pancreas (glucosuria, hyperglycemia).
On the part of the organs of hematopoiesis : altered blood counts.
Allergic reactions : urticaria , pruritus, skin rash.
If the drug is taken in a dosage exceeding the daily therapeutic norm, the following symptoms are observed for the first 24 hours after taking the drug:
- nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, pale skin, pain in the stomach;
- arrhythmia, tachycardia , headache, acidosis, exacerbation of existing chronic diseases.
After 48 hours, symptoms of liver dysfunction may appear. Severe overdose can lead to acute hepatic insufficiency, coma.
Treatment of overdose is carried out with the introduction of acetylcysteine and methionine. Do gastric lavage and prescribe symptomatic treatment.
The use of hepatotoxic drugs or ethanol, even with a small overdose of paracetamol, can lead to severe intoxication.
Joint reception of uricosuric medicines lowers the effectiveness of paracetamol.
Long-term use of barbiturates lowers the effectiveness of paracetamol.
Rimantadine increases the invigorating effect of caffeine.
Ascorbic acid accelerates the absorption of iron preparations, reduces the amount of oral contraceptives in the blood, reduces the effectiveness of antipsychotic drugs.
It is not recommended to use Anvimax in the presence of metastatic tumors.
Paracetamol has a damaging effect on the liver, so patients who abuse alcohol, should first consult with your doctor.
During treatment, you should be careful when driving vehicles, as well as performing work that requires quick reactions and increased concentration of attention.
The drug is recommended to store at a temperature of 25 ° C, in a dry and inaccessible place for children.
Anvimax has no structural analogues in the active substance.
Analogues on the pharmacological group: Aquacitramone, Alka Seltzer, Analgin, Antigrippin, Aspirin, Bral, Brustan, Vix Active Symptomax, Voltaren Akti, Hydrovit, Girel, Ibuklin, Influnet, Ketonal, Koldrex MaxGripp, MIG 400, Naklofen, Nalgezin, Nalgezin forte, Paracetamol, Piralgin, Prostudox, Revalgine, Rinzasip, Rinikold, Sedal M, Spazgan, Strymol plus, Tempalgin, Teraflu, Uppsarin UPCA, Febricet, Fervex, Fervex for children, Hyrumat, Efferalgan.
Price for Animax
AnviMax powder for solution for oral administration, 3 pcs. - from 104 rubles.