Agri or Homeopathic Antigrippin is a drug used at the initial and developed clinical stage of respiratory diseases. It has anti-inflammatory and antipyretic effect, increases the body's resistance to diseases.
Release form and composition
Agri is produced in the form of homeopathic granules of 20 g each, as well as tablets in a blister pack of 20 or 30 pieces. The drug is available for children and for adults.
The composition of the drug for adults includes the following components:
- Composition 1: Rhus toxicodendron C200, Aconitum C200, Arsenicum iodatum C200;
- Composition 2: Phytolacca C200, Bryonia C200, Hepar sulfur C200.
The composition of the child drug includes:
- Composition 1: Aconitum C30, Arsenicum iodatum C30, Atropa belladonna C30, Ferrum phosphoricum C30.
- Composition 2: Hepar sulfur C30, Pulsatilla C30, Bryonia C30.
The composition of the tablets is similar, with the addition of excipients.
Indications for use Agri
Agri is used for the prevention and symptomatic treatment of acute respiratory diseases. In addition, it eliminates allergic and catarrhal (runny nose, cough, lacrimation) symptoms and symptoms of fever.
According to the instructions, Agri is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity to the drug components. Since no studies have been conducted on the use of this drug by pregnant and lactating women, it is not recommended to take it during these periods. The use of Agri for children is possible from the age of three.
Dosage and Administration Agri
At one time you need to keep 5 granules of the drug in the mouth until completely dissolved (regardless of the patient's age). Agri should be taken 15 minutes before meals.
At elevated temperatures and febrile effects, the drug should be taken every half hour, alternately from one and the other bag (blister). Then - 5 grains (1 tablet) every two hours. With the improvement, the reception may be more rare (2-3 times a day). As a preventive measure during epidemics, Agri should be taken on an empty stomach for 2-3 weeks, alternating daily with packets of granules.
Children's Agri is taken in the same way as the adult version of the drug. Agri can be combined with other antiviral drugs.
Side effects agri
Agri is well tolerated and does not cause side effects, with the exception of minor allergic reactions in rare cases.
The drug should be taken at the onset of the first symptoms of a respiratory illness. It reduces the risk of complications, reduces the severity and duration of symptoms. Cases of incompatibility of taking Agri with other drugs were not registered. Despite the fact that studies of the use of the drug in pregnant women were not conducted, the negative impact of its components was not observed.
If the effect of taking the drug in the acute period is absent for 12 hours, you should consult with your doctor. If the patient is observed in a homeopath, it is necessary to inform the doctor about the start of taking Agri.
Analogs of Agri
At the moment, there are a large number of Agri analogs, and they all have a similar pharmacological action. The most common of them are: Angina, Antigrippin, Anaferon, Aflubin, Gripauta, Gerbion, Grippal, Kombigripp, Milistan. Medications are not identical and interchangeable, so before taking one or another analogue, it is recommended to consult a specialist.
Terms and conditions of storage Agri
According to the instructions, Agri should be stored in a dry place protected from sunlight, at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C. The shelf life of the drug is 3 years.