Aflazin is a dietary supplement of plant origin.
Release form and composition
Aflazin capsules are made. 1 piece contains 200 mg of the active substance - hibiscus extract.
Indications for use
According to the instructions, Aflazin is indicated in the complex therapy of patients with:
- Infectious diseases of the urinary tract, including in acute and chronic forms;
- Asymptomatic bacteriuria;
- Non-infectious diseases of the kidney, including glomerulonephritis and interstitial nephritis.
Aflazin recommended for the prevention of infections in the urinary tract during instrumental studies in gynecological and urological practice.
Also, the drug is indicated to prevent the formation of urinary stones in the presence of a high risk in a patient, including after removal of urinary stones.
According to the instructions, Aflazin is contraindicated:
- When hypersensitivity to hibiscus extract or auxiliary components of the drug (including hereditary lactose intolerance);
- At children's age till 6 years.
Dosing and Administration
Aflazin is intended for oral administration. Capsules are swallowed completely, washed down with a small amount of liquid. The medication is taken regardless of the meal.
The physician determines the dosage of aflazina and the duration of therapy individually. As a rule, children over 6 years old are prescribed 1 capsule of Aflazin per day, for adult patients 1 capsule twice a day.
On average, the duration of therapy is 1-1.5 months in acute conditions (including those with exacerbations of chronic diseases).
The duration of the prophylactic course should not exceed 0.5-1 month.
The use of Aflazina by patients is well tolerated and does not cause side effects. However, we should not exclude the possibility of the development of allergic reactions due to hypersensitivity to the active or auxiliary components of the drug.
In the event of side effects should consult your doctor.
The use of Aflazina in the first trimester of pregnancy is possible only under strict medical supervision. In the second and third trimesters, Aflazin can be applied without taking any precautionary measures.
The breastfeeding period is not a contraindication for receiving aflazina.
Allowed combination Aflazina with antibiotics.
No clinically significant drug drug interactions were recorded.
The following drugs are analogues of aflazina:
- Collection of therapeutic and prophylactic №3;
Terms and conditions of storage
Aflazin should be stored in a dry dark place out of the reach of children. The shelf life of the drug is 2 years.