Preparation "Erius": instructions for use
Medication "Erius" instruction manualdescribes as a drug belonging to a group of drugs called antihistamines. They have the ability to block peripheral H1 histamine receptors and suppress allergic reactions that occur under the influence of certain factors.
This drug, having the ability to providesufficiently long antihistaminic action, does not, however, cause a sedative effect. In this case, a less pronounced anti-allergic and anti-inflammatory action is considered to be parallel to the main effect of the drug.
Indications for the use of the "Erius" means the instructions for use consider the following manifestations of seasonal rhinitis, which is allergic:
- Nasal congestion.
- Discharge from the nose.
- Itching in the sky.
- Redness of the eyes.
- Reduction of symptoms of hives due to allergies.
Forms of the preparation
For the convenience of patients, and also in connection with the fact,that the manifestation of allergic seasonal reactions can be very diverse, the drug is available in several dosage forms, which allows you to choose the most appropriate option in each case.
The medicine "Erius" (syrup) describes the instruction as a transparent liquid of pronounced orange color. 5 milliliters of syrup contain in its composition 2.5 ml of the main active substance desloratadine.
Means "Erius" (pills) instruction onapplication is characterized as biconvex, round-shaped pills having a light blue color, with an embossed name of the manufacturer on one side. Each tablet contains 5 ml of active ingredient.
Dosage and specificity of the drug
The preparation "Erius" recommends the use of the instructions in the following doses (if the syrup is taken):
- Children from two and a half to five years - 2.5 ml of syrup.
- Children aged from five to eleven years, the dose of the drug is doubled - up to 5 ml of the drug.
Children are advised to use the drug as a syrup once a day, with a small amount of liquid.
- Adult syrup is prescribed in the volume of 10 ml of syrup once, it must be taken regardless of food and washed down with liquid.
So take the syrup "Erius".
The tablet instruction is recommended only for admissionadults, their dosage is 5 milligrams, that is, one tablet once a day. If possible, the drug should be taken at the same time of day - this will speed up getting rid of allergic symptoms.
Like any other drug,"Erius" has a number of contraindications. This is, above all, an increased sensitivity to both the main active substance in the composition of the drug, and to the auxiliary components. In addition, it is not recommended to take the medication during the period of pregnancy and during breastfeeding. With great care and exclusively under the supervision of a doctor, the drug should be used in patients with liver disease (at any stage) or with renal insufficiency.
As possible side effects caused by the use of the drug "Erius", the instruction for use calls the following:
- A sharp increase in fatigue.
- Dryness in the mouth.
- Anaphylactic manifestations.
It should be noted that almost allThese phenomena are more typical when the drug is used in children. For adults, the presence of side effects is atypical and is noted in no more than 2-3% of cases. In this regard, taking the drug is appropriate to combat the signs of seasonal allergy, because the drug itself does not cause any of its manifestations.