Spareks

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The description is actual on 19.02.2015

  • Latin name: Sparex
  • ATH code: A03AA04
  • Active ingredient: Mebeverin (Mebeverine)
  • Producer: CJSC Kanonfarm production (Russia)

Structure

One capsule includes, as active ingredient, 200 mg of a mebeverin of a hydrochloride.

Additional ingredients:

  • 5 mg – colloid silicon dioxide;
  • 38 mg – gipromelloza;
  • 2 mg – magnesium stearate;
  • 5 mg – povidone.

The capsule gelatinous consists:

  • gelatin;
  • titanium dioxide;
  • dyes yellow (quinolinic and sunset).

Release form

Drug of Spareks is issued in the form of capsules gelatinous (the 1st size), with mix of powder and granules inside.

One packaging can accomodate 10; 30 or 60 capsules.

Pharmacological action

Spasmolytic.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

Medicine of Spareks, with active ingredient mebeverin, is the myotropic spasmolysant possessing direct impact on smooth muscles of a gastrointestinal tract (generally the large intestine is affected by drug).

Mebeverin, without breaking a normal vermicular movement of intestines and without showing anticholinergic action, facilitates or completely liquidates its spasm.

At oral (internal) administration, mebeverin passes a stage of presistemny hydrolysis and does not come to light in a blood plasma. Further transformations happen in a liver to release of mebeverinovy alcohol and veratric acid.

Drug in the form of metabolites, mostly with urine and in small quantity with bile is removed.

The dosage form of Spareks allows his active ingredient to be released on quite long interval of time (the prolonged action). Even the multiple dose of capsules does not lead to considerable cumulation of drug.

Indications to Spareks's use

Indications to use of capsules by adult patients are:

  • spasms of bodies of a gastrointestinal tract of various origin, including because of organic diseases;
  • syndrome of the angry intestines;
  • intestinal colic;
  • bilious colic.

Indications to administration of drug by children is more senior than 12 years are:

  • functional disorders of a gastrointestinal tract which are followed by pain in a stomach.

Contraindications

  • age category of patients till 12 years;
  • hypersensitivity to a mebeverin or other ingredients of capsules.

Side effects

Application instruction of Spareks

The application instruction of Spareks recommends reception of capsules of drug orally (inside). The capsule should be swallowed whole (not to open) and to wash down with water.

To patients after 12 years, as a rule, appoint on 2 capsules within 24 hours (400 mg a day). Preferable time of reception – in 20 minutes prior to a breakfast and a dinner (on one capsule).

Overdose

Typical symptom of overdose by drug is excitement of TsNS.

As the antidote to a mebeverin does not exist, recommend to make a gastric lavage and a further symptomatic treatment.

Interaction

Today, any features of interaction of a mebeverin with other drugs are not revealed.

Terms of sale

For acquisition of capsules of Spareks the recipe of the attending physician is necessary.

Storage conditions

The place of storage of drug has to be dry and it is desirable dark, and temperature not exceeding 25 °C.

Period of validity

24 months.

Special instructions

When carrying out therapy by Spareks, before establishment of individual reaction of the patient to its possible effects from TsNS, it is necessary to manage with care transport and to be engaged in exact or dangerous work.

Spareks's analogs

The analogs of drug close to it to action are provided by medicines:

Zdravzona

  • Spareks 200 mg No. 30 of a kapsulykanonfarm production closed joint stock company

Drugstore of IFC

  • Spareks kaps pro-longum. actions of 200 mg No. 30 *, Kanonfarm Production Zaorossiya
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Education: Graduated from the Vinnytsia national medical university of N. I. Pirogov, pharmaceutical faculty, the higher pharmaceutical education – the specialty "Pharmacist".

Experience: Work in Koneks and Bios-Media pharmacy chains as "Druggist". Work as "Pharmacist" in Avicenna pharmacy chain of the city of Vinnytsia.

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