Quercitin is a biologically active additive with antioxidant, capillary stabilizing, antispasmodic, anti-inflammatory and anti-sclerotic effect.
Release form and composition
Quercetin is produced in the form of granules (in packets of 2 g).
100 g of granules contains:
- Active ingredient: quercithin - 4 g;
- Auxiliary components: sugar, glucose, apple pectin.
Indications for use
- Local radiation injuries after x-ray and gamma radiation therapy;
- Soft tissue diseases of purulent-inflammatory etiology;
- Periodontal disease, erosive and ulcerative diseases of the oral mucosa;
- Spinal osteochondrosis (neuroreflex manifestations);
- Vertebral pain and menopausal syndrome (as part of complex therapy);
- Prevention of the development of erosive and ulcerative lesions of the upper sections of the alimentary canal, associated with the intake of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs);
- Chronic glomerulonephritis;
- Ischemic heart disease, neurocirculatory dystonia, angina of the II-III functional class.
- Children's age up to 12 years;
- Hypersensitivity to the components of supplements.
The use of Quercitin in pregnancy (especially in the first trimester) and during breastfeeding is not recommended.
Dosing and Administration
For topical use, the granules (1-2 g) are dissolved in hot water (5-10 ml) and stirred to obtain the consistency of the gel. In cases of erosive and ulcerative diseases of the mucous membranes of the oral cavity and periodontal disease, they daily make one application of a gel previously applied on sterile wipes.
Patients living in areas contaminated with radionuclides are shown to receive 1 g of Quercetin 1 g (1/2 teaspoon) 2 times a day. The supplement is recommended to take half an hour before meals, after dissolving the granules in 1/2 cup of water. The duration of therapy is determined by the doctor individually.
When carrying out complex therapy of purulent-inflammatory diseases of soft tissues, Quercetin is applied topically and orally in the same doses.
In the prevention and treatment of local lesions with radiation sickness, a supplement is prescribed topically and orally. Apply 2-3 times a day in the form of gel applications on damaged areas of the body.
Children from 12 years and adults appoint 1 g of Quercitin orally 3-4 times a day. 1/2 teaspoonful of granules (1 g) should be dissolved in 1/2 glass of water, insisted and taken half an hour before meals. The duration of therapy is determined by the doctor individually.
Adult patients with chronic glomerulonephritis, coronary heart disease, neuro-reflex manifestations of spinal osteochondrosis, vertebro-pain and menopausal syndrome, as well as to prevent the ulcerogenic effects of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs are administered 3 g of granules per day. In cases of joint use with NSAIDs for the prevention of manifestations of gastric ulcer, 6 g of granules per day are allowed, divided into 3 doses.
Adolescents with neurocirculatory dystonia take 2 g of granules 2 times a day for a month.
When using Quercitin, it is possible that hypersensitivity reactions (itching, rash) may appear.
Reception of Quercitin should be stopped and consult a doctor for advice in cases of lack of therapeutic effect, deterioration of the patient's condition and with the appearance of side effects.
Data on clinical trials in children under 12 years of age are not available.
With simultaneous use of Quercitin with preparations of ascorbic acid, enhancement of effects is observed.
The supplement enhances the anti-inflammatory effect of NSAIDs.
Terms and conditions of storage
Store in a dark, dry and out of reach of children at a temperature up to 25 ºС.
Shelf life - 2 years.