Laktofiltrum is a combined immunostimulating drug that helps normalize the intestinal microflora.
Release form and composition
Lactofiltrum is produced in the form of tablets: biconvex, dark brown with white-gray interspersions, capsule-shaped with a risk (10 pcs. In blisters, 1, 2, 3, 6 packs in a carton pack; 15 pcs. In contour Cell packs, 2, 4 packs per carton box; 30 or 60 pcs. in polymeric bottles, 1 bottle per carton pack.
The composition of 1 tablet contains the active substances:
- Lactulose - 120 mg;
- Hydrolytic lignin - 355 mg.
Auxiliary components: croscarmellose sodium - 20 mg; magnesium stearate - 5 mg.
Indications for use
Laktofiltrum prescribed for the treatment of disorders of the intestinal microflora, including those developed with the use of antibiotic drugs.
Simultaneously with other drugs Laktofiltrum used in the treatment of the following diseases:
- Irritable bowel syndrome;
- Allergic diseases (urticaria, atopic dermatitis);
- Cirrhosis and hepatitis.
- Gastrointestinal bleeding;
- Intestinal obstruction;
- Hypersensitivity to the drug.
Lactofiltrum should be taken with caution in patients with intestinal atony and during the exacerbation of gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer.
Dosing and Administration
Tablets should be taken orally, with water, 1 hour before meals and other medications. If necessary, tablets can be crushed.
Single dose is determined by age:
- Adults and children from 12 years old - 2-3 tablets;
- Children 8-12 years old - 1-2 tablets;
- Children 3-7 years old - 1 tablet.
The multiplicity of reception Laktofiltrum - 3 times a day.
The average duration of the treatment course is 14-21 days.
On the recommendation of a doctor, it is possible to increase the duration of the drug intake and repeat courses.
During therapy may develop disorders of some body systems:
- Digestive system: rarely - diarrhea, flatulence;
- Other: allergic reactions.
If you follow the rules for separate administration, Lactofiltrum can be used as part of complex therapy.
With the simultaneous use of Laktofiltrum with some drugs may reduce their therapeutic effect.
Terms and conditions of storage
Store in a dark, dry place inaccessible to children at temperature up to 30 ° C.
Shelf life - 3 years.