Decatilen is a local antimicrobial and analgesic drug used in dentistry and otolaryngology. The drug also has anti-inflammatory and hemostatic effects, it is active against gram-positive bacteria, such as Corynebacterium diphtheriae, Bacillus subtilis, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, including Staphylococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus faecalis, and it is an ally, which is alpycrypt, which will be treated by Streptococcus aureus, Streptococcus pyogenes, Streptococcus faecalis, and it will be used by alpycrypt, which will be treated by Streptococcus aureus. gram-negative bacteria such as Salmonella typhimurium, Salmonella typhi, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli, Proteus vulgaris, including Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria catarrhalis; fungi: Candida albicans, Actinomycetis, Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton verrucosum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, and Treponema vincentii.
Release form and composition
Decatilen is available in the form of lozenges, the active ingredients of which are dequalinium chloride and cinchocaine hydrochloride.
As excipients in tablets used: talc, sorbitol, magnesium stearate, peppermint extract, colloidal silicon dioxide, peppermint oil.
The drug is available in blisters, 20 pieces per pack.
Indications for use
According to the instructions, Decatilen is used in acute inflammatory diseases of the pharynx and oral cavity, namely:
- Lacunar quinsy;
- Catarrhal sore throat;
- Ulcerative-filmy angina Simanovsky-Plaut-Vincent;
- Aphthous and ulcerative stomatitis;
- Conditions after extraction of teeth. tonsillectomy;
- Candidomycosis of the pharynx and oral cavity;
And also in order to reduce bad breath.
According to the instructions, Decatilen does not apply:
- If you have a history of allergic reactions to quaternary ammonium compounds (for example, benzalkonium chloride);
- When a patient is hypersensitive to any of the components of this drug;
- At the age of 4 years.
Dosing and Administration
The drug is intended for local use. Tablets should be slowly absorbed in the mouth until dissolved.
- Children 4-12 years old - one tablet every three hours. When symptoms of inflammation diminish, take one tablet every six hours;
- Children over 12 years old and adults - one tablet every two hours. When symptoms of inflammation diminish - one tablet every four hours
The maximum dose of the drug in the acute period of the disease - no more than 10-12 tablets per day; after easing the symptoms - 6 tablets per day.
Tablets should be taken before the disappearance of the symptoms of the disease, but not more than 5 days.
When using Decatilen, adverse reactions of a predominantly allergic nature (rash, itching) can develop.
When applying Dekatilen should be borne in mind that:
- The drug can be used in patients with diabetes, because it does not contain sugar;
- The drug does not affect the speed of psychomotor reactions and the level of concentration;
- Cases of drug overdose are not fixed;
- The antibacterial effect of decatilen decreases when it is used simultaneously with anionic detergents.
The same pharmacological effects are possessed by the drugs: Septolete, Ingalipt, Trakhisan, Efizol, Proposol, Rinza, Tonsilotren, Hexaliz, Stopangin, Laripront, Yoks, Faringosept, Lizobact and others.
Terms and conditions of storage
Decatilen is stored in places with limited access of children at a temperature of not more than 25 ° not more than three years.