Inhalipt - a combination drug that has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory effects, used in infectious and inflammatory diseases of the mouth and throat.
Release form and composition
Ingalipt dosage forms - spray and aerosol for local use.
1 spray bottle contains:
- 500 mg of streptocide soluble;
- 477 mg of sulfathiazole sodium;
- 10 mg of eucalyptus oil;
- 10 mg of thymol;
- 10 mg of peppermint oil.
Spray auxiliary substances: sucrose, glycerol, polysorbate 80, 95% ethanol, purified water.
In 1 bottle of aerosol contains:
- 750 mg of soluble streptocide;
- 750 mg of sulfathiazole sodium;
- 15 mg of eucalyptus oil;
- 15 mg of thymol;
- 15 mg peppermint oil.
Additional aerosol components: glycerin, sugar, polysorbate 80, 95% ethanol, purified water, nitrogen gas.
- Spray - in vials with a dispenser with a volume of 20 ml;
- Aerosol - in cylinders with a valve of continuous action of 30 ml.
Indications for use
The sulfonamides included in Ingalipt - streptocid and sodium sulfathiazole - are characterized by antimicrobial properties against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, which are the causative agents of most diseases of the oral cavity.
Thymol, eucalyptus and mint oils have antifungal activity against fungi of the genus Candida, have an antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, mild analgesic and refreshing effect.
Due to these properties, Ingalipt is used in the treatment of infectious and inflammatory diseases of the mucous membranes of the mouth and throat:
- Ulcerative and aphthous stomatitis.
Inhalipt is contraindicated in the case of known hypersensitivity to at least one component of the drug or other sulfonamides.
In pediatrics, Ingalipt can be used from the age of 3 years.
There is not enough experience with the use of the drug during pregnancy and lactation, therefore during these periods it is possible to use the drug only after consulting a doctor.
Dosing and Administration
Both spray and aerosol are intended for topical use. The tool should be sprayed into the oral cavity, after shaking the balloon, for 2 seconds from 3 to 5 times a day at intervals of at least 2-3 hours.
To enhance the therapeutic effect, it is recommended to rinse your mouth with boiled water before irrigation, and remove necrotic plaque from the affected areas (erosions, ulcers) using cotton swabs.
Before use, it is necessary to remove the safety cap from the cylinder and put the sprayer attached to the rod. Insert its free end into the mouth at a 90º angle to the bottle and press the cylinder head.
To avoid clogging of the spray nozzle after the procedure, it is advised to blow it out, rinse it with boiled water or place it in a glass with clean water.
The duration of treatment is 5-7 days.
Basically, the drug is well tolerated. Some patients complain of short-term tickling, feeling of a lump in the throat, or burning sensation in the mouth.
With intolerance to any component, allergic reactions are possible, manifested by rashes on the skin, itching, slight swelling at the site of application, in people with hypersensitivity it is possible the development of angioedema.
Children have a risk of developing reflex bronchospasm due to the presence of essential oils in the preparation.
Within 15-30 minutes after irrigation of the oral cavity it is necessary to refrain from eating and drinking.
People who are prone to allergies, before using Ingalipt should consult a doctor.
Antibacterial action of sulfonamides with simultaneous use can inactivate p-aminobenzoic acid derivatives, such as dikain, anesthesin and novocaine.
Ingalipt-Vial, Ingalipt-N and Novoingalipt are available with the same active ingredients.
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Terms and conditions of storage
Inhalipt is a non-prescription drug. It should be stored at a temperature of 3-20 ºC, protected from shocks, falls and exposure to direct sunlight. Shelf life - 2 years.