Kalceks is a drug with antihistamine, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory effects, used for the symptomatic treatment of acute respiratory infections.
Release form and composition
Calcex is produced in the form of tablets, 10 pcs. Each. in blisters or glass tubes.
The composition of 1 tablet contains the active substance - methenamine calcium chloride in the amount of 500 mg.
Indications for use
Calcex is prescribed for the symptomatic treatment of "cold" and acute respiratory diseases (as part of complex treatment).
Contraindications to the use of Calcex are:
- Chronic renal failure;
- Liver failure;
- Gipoapidnoe gastric juice;
- Lactation period;
- Hypersensitivity to the drug.
Dosing and Administration
Calcex is recommended to be taken orally for the initial symptoms of a cold in adults.
A single dose - 1-2 tablets, the multiplicity of reception - 3-4 times a day, the duration of therapy - 3-5 days.
With the use of the drug may develop dyspeptic disorders, with the appearance of which Kalceksa should be stopped.
Overdose symptoms may occur:
- Dyspeptic disorders (vomiting, nausea, diarrhea);
- Sharp irritation of the mucous membranes of the respiratory tract and conjunctiva;
For treatment, the administration of nicotinic acid, pyridoxine, thioctic, ascorbic and folic acid preparations is indicated.
With the development of uncharacteristic symptoms it is recommended to consult a doctor.
Information about the interaction with other drugs is missing.
Terms and conditions of storage
Store in a dark, dry place inaccessible to children at temperature up to 25 ° C.
Shelf life - 4 years.