Lineks Forte

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The description is actual on 21.08.2015

  • Latin name: LINEX Forte
  • ATH code: A07FA51
  • Active ingredient: Lactobacillus acidophilus + Bifidobacterium animalis subsp
  • Producer: Sandoz Gmbh (Sandoz Gmbh) Germany


As a part of Lineks Forte as active components Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp contain.

As additional substances as a part of drug contain: Beneo® Synergy 1, MKTs, glucose anhydrous, potato starch, magnesium stearate.

Release form

Drug in the form of capsules is made. They can contain in blisters on 7 pieces and in bottles from glass on 28 pieces.

Pharmacological action

As a part of this means there are lactobacilli of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Bifidobacterium animalis subsp., which are components of intestinal microflora of the person normal.

These bacteria in intestines inhibit growth of pathogenic bacteriums. It occurs thanks to several mechanisms of influence. Thanks to their influence in intestines pH decreases.

Also these lactobacilli develop metabolites, toxic for pathogenic microorganisms. They develop also bakteriona, antibacterial substances. Getting into intestines, they compete for nutritious elements with pathogenic bacteriums, thereby reducing their quantity.

Under effect of the medicine of Lineks Forte there is an immunity stimulation, both specific, and nonspecific.

Means normalizes balance of microflora of bacterial and viral intestinal infections, after treatment by antibiotics and other drugs — chemotherapeutic agents.

At regular use of the bacteria which are a part of it of HP expressiveness and frequency of symptoms which are shown from the alimentary system decreases, function of intestines is normalized.

Pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics

Local action of lactobacilli in a gastrointestinal tract is noted. After use in capsules system absorption is not observed, therefore, about pharmacokinetics of data is not present.

As resistance of bacteria to bile and gastric acid is noted, the high level of a survival them is noted after medicine passes through a stomach and a duodenum.

Lactobacilli stick on mucous intestines, are removed together with other microorganisms which are in a gastrointestinal tract of the person, removal happens in the course of a vermicular movement and defecation.

Indications to use

It is reasonable to apply Lineks Forte to people at whom disturbance of balance of intestinal microflora and, as a result, dysbacteriosis is noted. Drug is appointed if the following symptoms take place: lock, diarrhea, nausea, dispepsichesky manifestations, vomiting, meteorism, eructation, manifestation of a stomach ache.

Also means is applied to prevention of development of intestinal dysbacteriosis.

Side effects

At reception of capsules by-effects can develop only seldom or never. As side effects signs of high sensitivity can be shown.

Application instruction of Lineks Forte (Way and dosage)

At use of medicine the instruction to Lineks Forte shall be considered. Children from the birth to two-year age need to give 1 capsule of means a day.

Children from 2 to 12 years in knocks receive 1 or 2 capsules. At purpose of a dosage expressiveness of symptoms is considered.

Adults and teenagers after 12 flyings have to drink 1-3 capsules of Lineks Forte in day, at the same time it is also necessary to consider weight of symptoms.

If treatment of diarrhea drug is carried out to children who did not reach six-year age yet, it is important to carry out therapy under control of the specialist.

At use of medicine children who cannot swallow a capsule entirely can open it and to mix powder from a capsule with any liquid. Such mix needs to be given to the child at once, it is impossible to store it.

That treatment was the most effective, it is necessary to swallow of capsules during reception of food. It is not necessary to combine reception of capsules with alcohol with hot food or drinks.

Duration of therapy depends on features of a disease. It is necessary to accept capsules until the condition of the patient is not normalized.

If when carrying out treatment by drug of Lineks for two days diarrhea does not disappear, it is necessary to address the specialist. With diarrhea in the course of treatment it is important to patient to fill the liquid lost by an organism.


It is not necessary to accept means if at the patient signs of intolerance of his components are shown.


There is no information on overdose of Lineks Forte.


Lineks Forte at joint reception with drugs antibiotics it is necessary to accept not earlier, than in three hours after an antibiotic.

Terms of sale

It is possible to get Lineks Forte without recipe.

Storage conditions

It is necessary to protect means from access for children, to store at a temperature up to 25 °C, in the dry place.

Period of validity

Period of validity of Lineks Forte — 2 years.

Special instructions

It is necessary to visit the doctor before reception of capsules in the following cases:

  • if the increased body temperature is noted;
  • if diarrhea proceeds more than two days;
  • at diarrhea which is accompanied by dehydration of an organism and loss of weight;
  • at diarrhea with severe pains in a stomach;
  • if the person has chronic diseases.

It is necessary to consider that as a part of drug there are an oligofructose and glucose anhydrous. Therefore drug cannot be accepted that who suffers from intolerance of a galactose, lactase shortage, and also at disturbances of digestion of glucose galactose.

As a part of Lineks Forte there can be remains of protein of milk therefore allergic manifestations are not excluded.

Drug is non-toxical, safe for use. Does not exert impact on ability to drive transport or to work with exact mechanisms.

Analogs of Lineks Forte

Analogs of this bioadditive – drugs which contain strains of lactobacilli in structure. It means Laktomun, Laktobakterin-Biofarma, Fermalak, Spazmolak, etc. It is possible to replace drug only after the recommendation of the doctor.


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Education: "Pharmacy" graduated from the Rovno state basic medical college majoring in. Graduated from the Vinnytsia state medical university of M. I. Pirogov and internship on its base.

Experience: From 2003 to 2013 – worked at positions of the pharmacist and manager of a pharmaceutical booth. It is awarded by diplomas and distinctions for long-term and honest work. Articles on medical subject were published in local editions (newspaper) and on various Internet portals.

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