Gastrofarm

Гастрофарм Drug photo

The description is actual on 28.09.2014

  • Latin name: Gastropharm
  • ATH code: A02BX
  • Active ingredient: The dried-up viable cells of Lactobacillus delbrueckii spp. bulgaricus strain 51 (LB-51) + Protein + Lactic acid
  • Producer: Biovet AD (Bulgaria)

Structure

As active ingredients the Gastrofarm contains:

  • 1,575 g — substance which consists of the viable dried-up Lactobacillus bulgaricus cells, with quantity of live lactobacilli not less than 1•102;
  • from 25% to 35% — protein;
  • from 6,3% to 12,6% — lactic acid.

Excipients:

  • 0,025 g – stearate magnesium;
  • no more than 0,9 g – sucrose.

Release form

Tablets for internal reception.

Packaging contains 6 or 18 tablets.

Pharmacological action

Medicine possesses analgeziruyushchy and antiacid action.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

The combined drug Gastrofarm has the effects directed to protection of mucous membranes of intestines and stomach.

Effect of medicine is caused by result of impact on a gastrointestinal tract of active ingredients of drug.

The Gastrofarm shows gastroprotektorny action, actively participates in processes of regeneration of mucous membranes of a gastrointestinal tract, regulation of microflora, normalization of function of intestines and stomach.

Indications to use

Appoint for the purpose of therapy:

  • at acute and chronic gastritis;
  • at cankers of a stomach and a 12-perstny gut at patients of adult and children's age, since 3 years;
  • at a hyperoxemia (rn) gastric juice.

For the purpose of prevention:

  • during passing of therapy with use of the drugs irritating with a gastrointestinal tract and also after its termination;
  • at increase of acidity (heartburn) after meal;
  • after abuse of tobacco and/or alcohol.

Contraindications

There are no contraindications at use in the recommended doses.

Side effects

The conducted researches showed harmlessness and non-toxicity of Gastrofarm.

Gastrofarm application instruction (Way and dosage)

The application instruction of Gastrofarm recommends to carry out oral administration of drug in 30 minutes prior to food, chewing a tablet with a small amount of water. Administration of drug previously crushed and mixed with boiled water is possible.

At therapy of gastritises and a gastric hyperoxemia appoint to adult patients 1-2 tablets with reception 3 times a day. Treatment duration usually makes 30 days.

Recommend to patients from 3rd to 12 years 1/2 tablets; from 12 to 18 years on 1 tablet, with preservation of number of receptions and extents of a course of therapy for adults.

At insufficient efficiency and/or acute gastritis increase in a daily dose is possible twice.

As a rule, the effect of the carried-out therapy is observed by the end of the first week after an initiation of treatment.

At therapy of a peptic ulcer appoint to adult patients 3–4 tablets 3 times a day, with a course of treatment for 30 days.

For the purpose of prevention recommend a 15-day course of reception of Gastrofarm in a daily dose of 3-6 tablets, with reception 3 times a day.

After abuse of tobacco and/or alcohol appoint reception of 1-2 tablets of drug 2-3 times a day, before passing of symptoms.

Overdose

There are no authentic data on cases of overdose.

Interaction

Medicine can be accepted with other drugs.

Terms of sale

Without recipe.

Storage conditions

Observing temperature not above 25 °C.

Period of validity

24 months.

Special instructions

At purpose of HP it is necessary for patients who are sick with a diabetes mellitus it is necessary to consider that drug contains 0,9 g of sugar in 1 tablet.

Analogs of Gastrofarm

Recently analogs of Gastrofarm are applied quite widely. In the absence of this drug in drugstores can offer you:

Zdravzona

  • Gastrofarm No. 6 tabletkibiovet AO
  • Gastrofarm No. 18 tabletkibiovet AO
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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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