Medication Description: Apilacum
Dry matter of native royal jelly (the secret of the allotrophic glands of working bees).
It is proposed for use in infants and young children with hypotrophy and anorexia, and in adults with hypotension, malnutrition, convalescents, neurotic disorders, lactation disorders in the postpartum period, seborrhea of the skin.
Preterm and newborn babies are prescribed 0.0025 g (2, 5 mg), and children older than 1 month are given 0.005 g (5 mg) as candles 3 times a day. The course of treatment is 7-15 days.
Adults are prescribed sublingually in the form of tablets of 0.01 g (1 tablet) 3 times a day for 10 to 15 days.
For seborrhea of the face, 2 to 10 g of ointment with apilak is applied to the skin once a day (directly or under a bandage); with other skin lesions 1-2 times a day.
With increased individual sensitivity to the drug may be observed sleep disorders, which requires dose reduction or discontinuation of the drug.
Apilak is contraindicated in Addison's disease and idiosyncrasy to the drug.
Forms of release: a) apilak lyophilized (Apilacum lyophilisatum) crumb-like mass or porous cream-yellow tiles; used for the preparation of dosage forms; b) apilak powder (Pulvis Apilaci) consists of 7 parts of freeze-dried apilac and 93 parts of milk sugar; c) Apilac tablets (Tabulettae Arilaci) each contain 0.01 g (10 mg) apilac for sublingual use; d) apilac candles (Suppositoria "Apilacum") contain 0,005 or 0,01 g of apilac lyophilized in a package of 5 candles); e) 3% apilac ointment (in tubes of 50 g each), as well as creams with 0.6% apilac; used for seborrhea of facial skin, diaper rash, pruritus, etc.
Storage: in a dry, dark place at a temperature no higher than + 20 ° C; candles - at a temperature of + 12 to + 15 'C.
R p.: Tab. Arilaci 0.01 N. 25
DS 1 tablet 3 times a day sublingually
R p .: Supp. "Arilacum" 0.005 N. 12
DS On 1 candle in a rectum 3 times a day (to the child)
For use in ophthalmic practice, as a wound-healing and antibacterial agent for traumatic keratitis and injuries of the cornea of the eye, eye medicinal films (Membranulae ophthalmicae cum Apilaso) have been developed. Polymeric plates of an oval form of yellow or brownish-yellow color (9 mm long, 4, 5 mm wide, 0.35 mm thick).
The film is laid in the lower conjunctival forn 1 - 3 times a day for 7 - 10 days.
Just as with the use of other eye films, the sensation of a foreign body in the eye is possible. In case of development of edema and redness of the eye, the film is removed.
The use of films with apilak is contraindicated in cases of allergic reactions to bee products.
Release form: on 10 films in planimetric packing (on 3 packings in a pack).
Storage: in a dry, dark place.