Kuplaton

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The description is actual on 12.07.2016

  • Latin name: Cuplaton
  • ATH code: A03AX13
  • Active ingredient: Dimetikon (Dimeticone)
  • Producer: Orion Pharma Corporation (Finland)

Structure

Drops: dimetikon, silicon dioxide, polyoxyethylene stearate, sorbic acid, sodium saccharin, glyceryl monostearate, water sterile.

Capsules: dimetikon, titanium dioxide, glycerin, gelatin, sodium saccharin, dye.

Release form

Drops oral 30 ml in a bottle in cardboard packaging.

Capsules of 100 mg in a polyethylene bottle in cardboard packaging No. 30, 100.

Pharmacological action

Carminative.

Pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetics

Pharmacodynamics

Drug belongs to group of the polysiloxane having surface-active effect. Reduces surface intention therefore vials of gas merge in larger educations that facilitates process of removal of intestinal gases. Thus Kuplaton reduces a meteorism, irrespective of the reasons of its education (fermentation process, swallowing air), reduces swelling and rumbling in a stomach, an abdominal pain, improves removal of gases.

Pharmacokinetics

Drug is not absorbed in a gastrointestinal tract. With breast milk it is not allocated, through a placental barrier does not get. It is removed through intestines.

Indications to use

As symptomatic means for treatment of a meteorism, dyspepsia, an aerophagia (during the postoperative period including).

As a supportive application when carrying out diagnostic tool testings of abdominal organs (gastroscopy, a kolonoskopiya, ultrasonography, a X-ray research).

Contraindications

High sensitivity to drug.

Side effects

Drug is transferred by most of patients well, in rare instances local allergic manifestations in the form of urticaria and rash on skin, an abdominal pain and swelling.

Kuplaton, application instruction (Way and dosage)

Symptomatic treatment: to adults and children after 10 flyings to accept on one capsule 3-4 times or 5 drops 4 times a day. Kuplaton for newborns (till 6 months) — at intestines swelling before feeding to give 4 drops of drug mixed with insignificant amount of liquid.

Preparation for carrying out gastrointestinal diagnosis: on 12 drops or 1 capsule 3 times a day for 2−3 days before diagnostic procedure and 12 drops or 1 capsule in the morning in day of inspection.

Overdose

At long administration of drug in the dosages exceeding recommended the headache and a gastric disturbance are possible.

Interaction

At joint reception with antacids which part the carbonate or aluminum hydroxide are magnesium efficiency of a dimetikon can decrease. Dimetikon can strengthen effect of Warfarin.

Terms of sale

Nonprescription sale.

Storage conditions

At a temperature of 15 — 25 °C.

Period of validity

3 years.

Analogs

Disflatil, Espumizan, Bobotik, Sab Simpleks, Simetikon, Infakol, Espikol Bebi, Kolikid, Espuzin-ZdorovyeMetsil and others.

About Kuplatona

About drug at overwhelming number of patients favorable. Drug is especially effective at abdominal distentions and gripes at children. "… We just were exhausted with the child when he began intestinal gripes and abdominal distention. The child constantly wakes up, cries, and together with him also we do not sleep. Tried many means. Including national. But the effect was or short-term or was practically absent. The local nurse advised us drops Kuplaton. After several days of its reception the child calmed down, swelling, a meteorism disappeared".

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  • Kuplaton1
Section: Gastrointestinal
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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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