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Syrup Glikodin contains in terms of 5 ml left menthol — 3, 75 mg, terpin hydrate and hydrobromide of dextromethorphan — on 10 mg.
Excipients are: propylene glycol, sucrose, propilparagidroksibenzoat sodium, monohydrate of citric acid, methylparahydroxysodium benzoate, glitserol, silicon, sodium saccharinate, water, caramel.
In bottles on 50 or 100 ml, in the form of syrup.
What is Glikodin? It is drug which possesses antibechic and expectorant action.
Dextromethorphan increases a threshold of perception of the center of cough, without oppressing him. Provides these antibechic effect. Has sedative effect. Has no analgetic properties. The effect after reception comes within half an hour and lasts for 6 hours.
Terpin hydrate has expectorant effect. Activates secretory function mucous respiratory tracts, liquefying a phlegm and facilitating its department.
Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics
The maximum concentration of drug in an organism is fixed in 2 hours. Dextromethorphan is exposed to transformation in a liver, forming active metabolites.
Terpin hydrate is removed with urine, then and through breath not changed. Nearly a half of dextromethorphan is allocated with urine.
Indications to use
The dry irritating cough at diseases of a respiratory organs of both acute, and chronic character.
- individual intolerance;
- bronchial asthma;
- pregnancy and lactation;
- children are younger than 1 year.
At diseases of a liver use carefully.
Application instruction of Glikodin (Way and dosage)
At children's age till 3 years dose individually. To children of 4 — 6 years apply in a dose ¼ teaspoons, 7 — 12 years — a half of h l. three times a day. The adult and after 12 flyings syrup is appointed by 4 times a day on 5 ml.
Symptoms are respiratory depression, excitement, falling of the ABP, dizziness and tachycardia. Nausea is possible.
For treatment use symptomatic therapy, IVL. A specific antidote is Naloxonum.
The instruction on Glikodin does not recommend use with the drugs oppressing a nervous system and drugs for cough of an opioid origin — it leads to mutual strengthening of action.
Terms of sale
Far from children to protect from light. The storage temperature which is not exceeding 25 °C.
Period of validity
Glikodin of accustoming does not cause syrup.
To avoid use with MAO inhibitors for an exception of probability of interaction.
Medicine can cause drowsiness therefore during treatment it is worth avoiding the activity requiring special attention.
Section: For cough
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