Description of the medicine: Bepascum
Bepascum. Para-Benzoylaminosalicylate calcium.
Synonyms: Calcii benzamidosalicylas, Calcium benzamidosalicylate, Calcium para benzamidosalicylicum.
White and white with a creamy shade of powder. Almost nerastvorim in the water.
By the mechanism of action, bezask is close to the sodium salt of para-aminosalicylic acid, of which it is a derivative. In the body, PASK is slowly cleaved from the drug, which has a therapeutic effect; When using a beached, a more constant concentration of PASC in the blood is created.
Take bepask, inside for the same indications as PASK, especially if PASK is poorly tolerated (with dyspepsia), and when it is necessary to limit the introduction of sodium ions into the body.
The daily dose for an adult is 9-12 g (3 g 3 - 4 times a day), for malnourished patients (body weight less than 50 kg) - 6 grams. Drink with milk or alkaline waters.
Children are prescribed 0.2 g per 1 kg of body weight per day (in 3 divided doses) in a total daily dose of not more than 10 g.
Apply bepask in combination with other anti-tuberculosis drugs.
Bepask is well tolerated; Sometimes there is dyspepsia, allergic reactions (skin rashes, itching), dizziness, pain in the heart. At the expressed by-effects the dose temporarily reduce or stop reception of a preparation.
Contraindications: non-tuberculosis lesions of the kidneys and liver with a pronounced impairment of their functions, peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum, myxedema, heart failure.
Forms of production: powder, tablets of 0.5 g.
Storage: in a well-ukuporennoy packaging protects against light.