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The description is actual on 08.12.2015

  • Latin name: Gynecotex
  • ATH code: GO2BB
  • Active ingredient: Benzalkoniya chloride (Benzalkonium chloride)
  • Producer: JSC Verofarm


At one tablet there are 20 milligrams a chloride benzalkoniya, and also anhydrous lactose (lactopress), mikrokristillichesky cellulose, poliplasdon EL-10 X (krospovidon), plasdon ES-630 (kopovidon), a macrogoal (polyethyleneglycol 4000), aerosil (silicon dioxide colloid), magnesium stearate.

Release form

Is issued in the form of vaginal tablets which have the form of a ring, white or almost white color.

Pharmacological action

Tablets of Ginekoteks are a vaginal contraceptive with spermicidal action. Also they possess antiviral (inactivate Herpes simplex), antiprotozoan, antifungal and antibacterial influences.

They do not exert impact on normal microflora of a vagina, including on Doderlyayn's stick, but at the same time diseases which are transmitted sexually (trichomoniasis, clamidiosis and gonorrhea) warn. Have bactericidal effect in relation to Streptococcus spp., Staphylococcus spp., and to gram-negative bacteria (including Klebsiella spp., Proteus spp., Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichia coli), to fungi and anaerobic bacteria. Also show activity in relation to the strains steady against antibiotics, and suppress a gialurondaza and a plazmokoagulaza of stafilokokk.

Have spermicidal effect due to damage of membranes of spermatozid (at first – flagellums, after – heads) thanks to what the damaged spermatozoa lose ability to fertilization. The effect develops five minutes later after introduction of a tablet. Tablets do not exert impact on a menstrual cycle.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

At intravaginalny introduction is practically not soaked up, removed during a podmyvaniye water and with normal physiological allocations.

Indications to use

Ginekoteks's use is caused by his chemical composition and consists in local contraception for women of reproductive age:

  • in the presence of contraindications to use of means for intrauterine contraception or oral contraceptives;
  • during the period after abortion;
  • in the period of a lactation;
  • during the period after the delivery;
  • during the predmenopauzny period;
  • for incidental protection from pregnancy;
  • in case of disturbance of the schedule of reception of constantly applied oral contraceptives.


It is impossible to apply at:

  • irritation and ulcerations of a mucous membrane of a uterus and vagina;
  • colpitis;
  • hypersensitivity to contents of vaginal tablets.

Side effects

Local reactions in the form of contact dermatitis, an itch and burning can be observed.

Ginekoteks, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Ginekoteks it is applied intravaginalno. The vaginal tablet needs to be entered deeply into a vagina in lying situation on spin in five minutes prior to sexual intercourse. Duration of action makes four hours.

One vaginal tablet is counted on one sexual intercourse. In case of repeated sexual intercourse it is necessary to enter a new vaginal tablet. Frequency rate to use is limited only to individual portability of active agent and frequency of sexual intercourses.


Data on overdose are not available.


If to apply along with other drugs which need also to be entered intravaginalno local spermicidal influence of Ginekoteks can decrease. If at the same time to be used with iodine solutions (including 0,1% Iodonatum solution), there will be an inactivation of vaginal tablets.

Terms of sale

It is released as an OTC medicine.

Storage conditions

It is necessary to store at air temperature not above 25 degrees Celsius in the dark and dry place.

Period of validity

The period of validity makes two years.


Analogs are:

About Ginekoteks

According to reviews of tablets and candles of Ginekoteks, after use of drug there is no unpleasant feeling left and there are practically no side effects. But it extremely is not recommended for independent use, only as additional protection. Also according to many girls of a tablet are badly dissolved because of what their action can weaken. Efficiency of drug makes 60 percent.


  • Ginekoteks 20 mg No. 12 of a tablet vaginalnyeverofarm joint stock company
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Section: Contraceptives
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