Broncho-Vaks children: instructions for use
Pharmacological group: The drug is of bacterial origin with immunomodulatory effects.
Composition, release, packaging
Available in gelatin capsules, in an opaque package. Each capsule contains beige powder.
One capsule contains the products of lysis of bacteria:
- hemophilus bacillus;
- Streptococcus viridas;
- Friedlander wand;
- gram negative diplococcus.
Additional components: sodium glutamate, mannitol, starch, magnesium stearate.
The composition of the shell of the capsule: E-132, E171, gelatin.
Sold in a carton of 1 or 3 blisters. Each blister contains 10 capsules.
Broncho-Vaks children, is an immunostimulating agent. It stimulates the child’s immune system, helps to increase the body’s resistance to respiratory infections. The drug increases the presence of immunoglobulins, which are secreted by the mucous membrane of the respiratory tract, increases the movement of lymphocytes of the species T.
Broncho-Vakson reduces the severity of infection, helps to reduce its duration, the possibility of exacerbation of the disease is significantly reduced. The drug can reduce the intake of other drugs, as well as reduce the dose of the recommended antibiotics.
At present, while there are no data on the pharmacokinetics of this medical drug.
For children aged 6 months to 12-13 years in the following cases:
- treatment of acute respiratory diseases, including those of infectious origin;
- as prophylaxis for possible respiratory infections;
- as an additional drug when taking antibiotics and other antimicrobial agents.
Broncho-Vax for children is prescribed to patients from 6 months to 12-13 years.
Treatment: take 1 capsule in the morning, before meals. Usually, the course of treatment is at least 10-12 days. If antibiotics were prescribed, then Broncho-Vax should be taken along with them, from the very beginning of treatment.
The duration of therapy and the possibility of re-course should be determined directly by the attending physician.
Prevention: take 1 capsule before meals, every morning. Preventive course includes 3 cycles of admission. One cycle lasts 10 days, then a break of 20-25 days and the course must be repeated again.
For young children who cannot swallow a capsule, its contents are dissolved in water, juice or compote.
At the moment there are no cases of overdose. Studies have shown that the drug is low toxic, so overdose is practically excluded. Possible increased side effects when taking a large dose or when treating children with a drug intended for adults.
Interaction with other drugs
Broncho-Vax can be taken with other medicines that are intended for the treatment of infectious diseases of the respiratory tract. Also possible to receive with antibiotics.
As for other drugs, their interaction with Broncho-Vakson has not yet been established. It is recommended to consult with your doctor.
- pregnancy and lactation period;
- children under 6 months;
- hypersensitivity to the drug.
This drug is almost always well tolerated. Only 3.5% of cases are known when the remedy caused mild side effects. Most of them were associated with individual intolerance to one of the components of this drug.
On the part of the gastrointestinal tract: pain in the epigastric region, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea or constipation.
Allergic reactions: rash, urticaria , itching.
On the part of the central nervous system: a slight sleep disturbance, irritability, in more rare cases, loss of strength or headache.
If it was noticed that the side effects are of a long-term nature, then the drug should be discontinued, then contact your doctor. May need to replace the tools and treatment of side effects.
The tool should be stored in a cool and dark place out of the reach of children. The shelf life of the drug is 5 years from the date of its manufacture.
Broncho-Vaks should not be prescribed to children under the age of 6 months. This is due to the fact that their immune system is still not strong enough.
To avoid side effects or overdose, do not give children a drug intended for adults.
Does not affect the management of transport and work with complex mechanisms.
Contraindicated for the treatment of children under 6 months.
Broncho-Vaxos can be purchased at a pharmacy by prescription from a doctor.
The drug Broncho-Vakson received both positive and negative reviews. Negative reviews were associated with the fact that taking the drug did not give the desired results and did not eliminate the infection. However, it should be understood that this tool is not an independent treatment drug. During the period of therapy, it is taken as a means that increases the protective functions of the body and does not allow bacteria to multiply, which fall on the mucous membrane of the respiratory system. It is possible to take Broncho-Vakson as an independent drug only during the prophylaxis period, so that with a possible illness, it will pass faster and without complications.
Most of the positive reviews, the drug received during the period of prevention. It was noted that after the course of treatment the infectious disease passed faster, without complications. It was also noted that children with chronic infections of the respiratory system, after the course, became much less likely to get sick. The drug has significantly improved the immune system of children, they have become less susceptible to various infectious diseases, including seasonal ones.
From this we can conclude that Broncho-Vakson is a fully effective preventive drug.
Broncho-Vakson children's price
Broncho-Vax children 3.5mg, 10 capsules - 430-500 rubles.