Description of the medicine: Bicarphenum (Bicarphenum)
Bicarphenum. (Hinuclidyl-3) -di- (ortho-tolyl) carbinol hydrochloride.
Synonym: Sequifenadine hydrochloride.
White or white with a slightly creamy hue of crystalline powder. Very little soluble in water, easily - in alcohol.
By chemical structure is close to fenkarolu. Is a blocker of H 1 -receptors, but at the same time relatively strongly blocks serotonin (S 1 -) receptors.
The drug is effective for allergic allergic diseases: pollinosis, allergic rhinitis and rhinosinusopathies, allergic complications associated with the use of drugs, foods, household chemicals, etc.
In comparison with fenkarol and other antihistamine drugs blocking H 1 -receptors, bicarfen in connection with antiserotonin activity is more effective in allergic and other diseases accompanied by pruritus (allergic and atopic dermatitis, skin vasculitis, neurodermatitis, lichen planus, etc.). .
Assign bikarfen inside (after eating) to 0,05 - 0,1 g (adult) 2 - 3 times a day. The effect usually comes in 3 days from the start of treatment. If necessary, increase the daily dose to 0.4 g per day. The maintenance dose is 0.05 g 2 times a day.
Possible side effects and precautions are the same as with fencarol. Pregnant drug is not prescribed.
Product: tablets of 0.05 grams in a package of 20 pieces.
Storage: List B. In a dry, sheltered from the world.