Medication Description: Gepon (Heponum)
Synthetic peptide consisting of 14 amino acids.
White amorphous powder. Easily soluble in water.
It has an immunomodulatory effect (stimulates the production of α- and β-interferons and antibodies, mobilizes and activates macrophages). It also has antiviral (inhibits viral replication) and anti-inflammatory (inhibits cytokine production) properties.
It is prescribed for immunodeficiency states (including HIV infection), as well as for inflammatory diseases of the mucous membranes and skin.
Apply inside and locally.
Inside prescribed to adults and children over 12 years of 0.002-0.01 g (2-10 mg) 1 -2 times a day.
Locally used in the form of a 0.02-0.04% solution for treating mucous membranes and skin 1 time per day, for irrigation and lotions (for vulvovaginitis, cervicitis, urethritis in women), for introduction into the urethra (for urethritis in men).
The main contraindication: age up to 12 years.
Form release: lyophilized powder in bottles of 0.001; 0.002 and 0.01 g (1, 2 and 10 mg). Before use, the contents of the vial are dissolved in 5 ml of sterile water for injection or 0.85% sodium chloride solution.