Bemitil is a drug used to improve efficiency and facilitate the adaptation of patients to extreme factors.
Release form and composition
Bemmitil is released in the form of coated tablets, in blisters of 100 pieces. Each tablet contains ethylthiobenzimidazole hydrobromide.
Indications for use
In accordance with the instructions, Bemitil is prescribed to increase and restore working capacity, to adapt the patient to the effects of various extreme factors, as well as to treat asthenic disorders of various nature.
As part of complex therapy, the drug is used in cases of meningitis, traumatic brain injury, cognitive disorders, encephalitis, as well as in violation of cerebral circulation.
The use of Bemitil is contraindicated in case of hypersensitivity of the patient to any of the constituents of the component.
With caution, the drug is prescribed for severe liver failure.
Dosing and Administration
The drug is used inside immediately after a meal of 0.25 g twice a day. The dose of Bemitil can be increased, if necessary, to 0.75 g, 0.5 g of which is taken in the morning, and 0.25 g after lunch. For patients with a body weight greater than 80 kg, the dosage of the drug can be increased to one gram, divided in equal parts into two doses per day.
The duration of therapy is five days, on average, patients require 2-3 repeated courses of treatment.
The instructions to Bemitil indicated that the remedy in rare cases causes flushing of the skin of the face, nausea, rhinitis, vomiting, agitation, headache, sleep disturbance, discomfort in the right hypochondrium and epigastrium.
Symptoms of an overdose of the drug are a violation of night sleep and increased excitability. In such cases, it is necessary gastric lavage, the appointment of activated carbon and symptomatic therapy, as well as reducing the dose or the abolition of Bemitil.
The use of Bemitil in the evening is not recommended, as it can cause insomnia. During the period of drug therapy is recommended to follow a diet rich in carbohydrates.
The synonymous means are the preparations Bemaktor and Metaprot. Analogs of Bemitil are such medicines as:
- Doppelgerz Ginseng;
Terms and conditions of storage
Bemitil, according to the instructions, should be stored in a dry place inaccessible to children and light, at a temperature not exceeding 25 ° C.
Release the drug from pharmacies by prescription. The shelf life of the drug is two years.