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The description is actual on 02.05.2016

  • Latin name: Dona
  • ATH code: M01AX05
  • Active ingredient: Glycosamine sulfate (Glucosamine)
  • Producer: Rottapharm (Italy), CSC (Italy)


  • Powder in bags for solution preparation — a glycosamine sulfate, aspartame, citric acid, carbowax, sodium chloride, sorbitol.
  • Solution for injections — a glycosamine sulfate, lidocaine a hydrochloride, sodium chloride, water for injections.
  • Tablets — a glycosamine sulfate, microcrystallic cellulose, povidone, croscarmellose sodium, a macrogoal, magnesium erases, titanium dioxide, talc.

Release form

  • Powder of Don in the bags containing 1,5 g of a glycosamine of sulfate for solution preparation to a cardboard box No. 20.
  • Tablets of Don of oblong shape in a film cover of white color of 750 mg in a polyethylene bottle in a cardboard box No. 60 and 180.
  • Solution of Don for injections in ampoules No. 6 complete with solvent in ampoules on 1 ml in a pack from a cardboard, 1 set.

Pharmacological action

Antiinflammatory, the anesthetic adjusting a metabolism of cartilaginous tissue.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics


Drug of Don compensates for the endogenous deficiency of a glycosamine, strengthens synthesis of proteoglycans, synovial fluid and hyaluronic acid.

Has anesthetic and antiinflammatory effect, normalizes permeability of a joint capsule and enzymatic processes in cellular structures of a joint cartilage and a synovial membrane.

In the course of production of chondroitinsulphuric acid drug improves process of fixing of sulfur and normalizes calcium adjournment in a bone tissue, slows down degenerative processes in joints, reduces joint pains.


Drug after intake is completely and quickly soaked up in a small intestine, (absorption — 90%). Easily breaks biological barriers, being distributed mainly in cartilaginous tissue of joints. An elimination half-life — 68 hours. It is removed in not changed view with urine, partially — with a stake.

Indications to use

  • Treatment and prevention of an osteoarthrosis of joints (knee, radiocarpal joints, coxofemoral);
  • periarthritis;
  •  the deforming arthrosis; 
  • osteochondrosis of various departments of a backbone.


Drug in the form of powder, in connection with the content in it of aspartame, is contraindicated at a fenilketonuriya.

Drug solution because of the content of lidocaine it is impossible to appoint the patient with the expressed heart failure, conductivity disturbances, existence in the anamnesis with convulsive paroxysms as elipsopodobny attacks, diseases of kidneys and a liver, at hypersensitivity to lidocaine, in the period of a lactation and pregnancy, age till 12 flyings.

Side effects

  • Diarrhea, lock, meteorism;
  • local allergic reactions, drowsiness, dizziness, diplopia, headache, numbness of language, tremor, disturbances of cordial conductivity, disorientation.

Don, application instruction (Way and dosage)

To accept drug of Don for joints in the form of powder inside before meal in 30 minutes, previously having dissolved 1 package in a glass of water within 1-3 months once a day. A repeated course — in 2 months.

Pill of Don is taken along with meal on 1 or 2 pieces three times a day.

Solution of Don for intramuscular introduction: the drug ampoule in one syringe is mixed with a solvent ampoule. To enter deeply intramusculary three times a week for 1-1.5 months.

For increase of efficiency of treatment it is reasonable to combine parenteral administration of Dona with oral administration of drug.


Data are absent.


Drug strengthens effect of adrenoblockers, glucocorticosteroids, MAO inhibitors, hypnotic drugs and sedatives, coumarinic anticoagulants.

Reduces – Chloramphenicol, semi-synthetic penicillin.

Terms of sale

According to the recipe.

Storage conditions

At a temperature up to 25 °C.

Period of validity

3 years.


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About drug of Don

About drug generally positive:

"… I accept medicine of Don for joints nearly three years, with results it is very happy and I do not feel side effects at all. The movements became normal, there passed pains. It is very important to know what drug has accumulative effect and it is necessary to drink it it courses. Then the effect of it will be resistant".

Many patients ask where to buy medicine of Don as this drug is not always present at pharmacy chain of towns. In that case it is possible to get it in drugstores of the nearest regional center or to order on the Internet in drugstores of Moscow.


  • Water mineral Donat Mg 0,5ldroga of Kolinsk
  • Don solution for injections 200mg/ml 2 ml No. 6 ampulyrottapharm
  • Water mineral Donat Mg 1ldroga of Kolinsk
  • Don powder for solution 1500 of mg No. 20 paketikirottapharm
  • Risdonal of 2 mg No. 20 of a tablet

Drugstore of IFC

  • Don solution for infection 400 mg 2 ml of amp No. 6 in oil with rast-ly, Rottapharmitaliya
  • Dona Tbl p/pl/o 750 mg No. 60, Rottapharmitaliya
  • Don of a time. 1.5g pack ice No. 20, Rottapharmitaliya
  • Min. water Donat magnesium gas. 0.5l PET, Kolinskasloveniya
  • Min. water Donat magnesium gas. 1 l of PET, Kolinskasloveniya
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  • Kardonat of a capsule No. 30sperko (Ukraine, Vinnytsia)


  • Don of a time. baby solution for peroral. comment package No. 20


  • Don 400 mg / 2 ml from rastvo. 1 ml No. 6 solution for ин.амп.Biologici Italia Laboratories s.r.l., vlad.reg.ud. S.'s Rottafarm of the item. And. (Italy)
  • Don 1,5 g No. 20 por.d / solution for reception vnutrrottafarm Ltd., vlad.reg.ud. Rottafarm of S.p.A., Italy (Ireland)
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Section: For joints
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Education: Graduated from Sverdlovsk medical school (1968 - 1971) as "Paramedic". Graduated from the Donetsk medical institute (1975 - 1981) as "An epidemiologist, a hygienist". Passed postgraduate study in the Central scientific research institute of epidemiology Moscow (1986 - 1989). An academic degree – the candidate of medical sciences (degree is awarded in 1989, protection – the Central scientific research institute of epidemiology Moscow). Numerous advanced training courses are studied in epidemiology and infectious diseases.

Experience: Work as the manager of department of disinfection and sterilization of 1981 - 1992. Work as the manager of department of especially dangerous infections of 1992 - 2010. Teaching activity at Medical institute 2010 - 2013.

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