Artrofoon instructions for use
- Artrofoon instructions for use
- Release form
- Indications for use
- Side effects
- Drug intake
- Use in children
- Use during pregnancy and lactation
- Interaction with other drugs
- Place and shelf life
- Additional Information
- Drug reviews
- Analogs of Artrofoon
- Artrofoon price
1 tablet of Artrofon contains 3 mg of antibodies to TNF alpha.
Additional substances: lactose, microcrystalline cellulose, magnesium stearate.
The drug is available in the form of flat-cylindrical tablets of light beige or white.
Packaging may contain 20, 40, 75, 10 tablets.
The drug with analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects. Additionally, it has immunostimulating properties.
The drug belongs to the homeopathic remedies, has analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects, is prescribed for the treatment of diseases of the musculoskeletal system. Artrofoon has a positive effect on the nutrition of tissues, inhibits the process of inflammation. Taking this drug in combination with other drugs, allows to reduce their dosage, contributes to a more rapid elimination of acute symptoms. The drug acts directly on the factor that provokes inflammation in the joints, which significantly increases the therapeutic effect of Artrofoon.
Artrofoon is used in chronic diseases of the joints, in particular, and with long-term therapy. Also, the drug is prescribed for patients who have already suffered severe articular diseases with acute inflammatory process.
With the correct dosage, the tool practically does not provoke side effects, occasionally an allergic reaction to one of the components may occur.
Indications for use
Artrofoon is recommended to prescribe in case of remission of the disease or as an additional tool with other medications.
Assign with the following diseases:
- rheumatoid arthritis ;
- osteochondrosis of various departments;
- and other diseases of the musculoskeletal system and joints.
The drug is not recommended to take to persons under the age of 18 years, due to the lack of research.
Artrofoon should not be taken if you are allergic to any of the components of the tool.
With Artrofoon, no serious side effects were observed. In some cases, allergic reactions such as urticaria, redness or itching may occur.
Artrofoon is taken orally, after placing the pill under the tongue, i.e. sublingually. Assign according to the standard scheme: 2 tablets in the morning and evening, 30 minutes before a meal or 1 hour after a meal.
The maximum course of therapy should be no more than 6 months.
During the period of acute symptoms of the disease or severe pain, Artrofoon can be taken 2 tablets 4 times a day, for the first 15-30 days, then the dose is reduced to the standard.
In acute osteoarthritis, the dose may be prescribed as follows: 2 tablets 3 times a day. The maximum daily dose of 8 tablets.
With rheumatoid arthritis in the process of progression up to 6 tablets per day.
In the case of an overdose of the drug, the following effects are possible:
- sometimes nausea.
Use in children
Artrofoon is not recommended for children under 18 years old.
Use during pregnancy and lactation
Studies on the possibility of receiving patients during pregnancy or breastfeeding was not conducted. However, including the fact that all drugs are able to penetrate into breast milk or the placenta, you should consult a doctor before treatment and consult on the balance of benefits and risks.
Interaction with other drugs
Since the drug is homeopathic, it is allowed to be taken in combination with any other drugs.
Can be combined with other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs.
Also allowed the use of gels, ointments or painkillers.
Can be purchased without a doctor's prescription.
Place and shelf life
Store in a dark and cool place, where there is no direct sunlight, out of the reach of children.
3 years from the date of manufacture.
In the first 4-6 days of the course of treatment, the patient may observe a slight increase in the symptoms of the disease, this is a temporary effect and no withdrawal or adjustment of the dose of the drug is required.
- Artrofoon contains glucose as an additional substance, so it should not be taken in patients with the following diseases:
- lactose deficiency;
- intolerance to lactose or glucose.
Opinion of experts about the effectiveness of the drug Artrofon divided approximately equally. One part of the doctors believes that with complex treatment using this tool, the recovery of patients is significantly accelerated. This is due to the fact that Artrofoon acts precisely on the cause of the occurrence of inflammation in the joint, thus, most patients had a lasting positive effect. Additionally, the specialists noted the advantage that the remedy is homeopathic, therefore it does not have serious side effects and is allowed to be taken for a long time.
Another part of the specialists did not notice a positive effect and believe that Artrofoon cannot guarantee a quick recovery, as it primarily depends on the individual characteristics of the patient’s body and the correct use of other drugs. If he was prescribed in combination with other anti-inflammatory drugs, the doctors believed that it was their merit, and Atrophoon had no positive effect. Also, experts believe that, being a homeopathic remedy, Artrofoon can not guarantee recovery from acute joint diseases.
Analogs of Artrofoon
- Discussion compositium;
Arthrofoon lozenges, 100 pcs. - from 250 rubles.