Asparcum tablets user manual
Aspartame is a drug from the group of metabolites, which helps replenish macro- and microelements and provides antiarrhythmic action.
Asparkam tablets include such active ingredients as magnesium asparaginate (175 mg) and potassium (175 mg).
The composition of the drug includes potassium and magnesium, which restore electrolyte balance, take part in conducting nerve impulses, maintain normal cardiac activity.
With a lack of potassium in the body there is a violation of the conductivity of nerve impulses. When using potassium in a small dose, the arteries expand, in the high - narrowing. The component contributes to a moderate diuretic effect.
Magnesium participates in the process of energy exchange, normalizes the balance of electrolytes, permeability of membranes and neuromuscular excitability.
Aspartate facilitates the penetration of magnesium and potassium into cells.
What is Asparkam used for?
Indication for taking the drug is the complex treatment of such diseases: heart failure, ischemic heart disease, cardiac rhythm disorders, which developed as a result of myocardial infarction and with an overdose of cardiac glycosides.
Asparks are also used in the development of hypomagnesemia and hypokalemia, with chronic circulatory failure, as part of the complex therapy of newly emerging ventricular extrasystoles.
Usage of Asparkam is contraindicated in case of acute and chronic renal failure, hyperkalemia, hypermagnesia, severe forms of myasthenia gravis.
Heart rhythm disturbances, which are accompanied by the development of AV blockade, are also a contraindication to the use of the drug.
Reception Asparkam can contribute to the provision of such adverse reactions: nausea, development of discomfort in the epigastric region. Similar side effects occur with dosage adjustment.
With the simultaneous use of Asparks, the effectiveness of cardiac glycosides may decrease.
How to take Asparkam?
Tablets are recommended to take 1-2 pcs. three times a day. The minimum course of admission is up to 4 weeks. Further use of the medication is possible by the doctor's prescription.
The exact dosage and course of therapy is determined on an individual basis, taking into account the manifestations of the disease and the concomitant treatment.
Analogues of Asparkam
Analogs of Asparkam are the following medicines: Panangin, Asparcam-L. If it is necessary to select an analog drug, you should consult your doctor in advance.
Storage Asparcum should be carried out in a dark place, protected from direct sunlight at room temperature.
The cost of the drug Asparkam is formed depending on the manufacturer of the drug. The price of tablets for the period of August 2015 is:
- Tablets, 10 pcs. - 3-8 rubles.
- Tablets, 50 pcs. - 10-30 rubles.