Description of the medicine: Suprastin (Suprastin)
SUPRASTIN (Suprastin) *.
N-dimethylaminoethyl-N- (para-chlorobenzyl) -aminopyridine hydrochloride, or N- (2-pyridyl) -N- (para-chlorobenzyl) -N ', N'-dimethylethylenediamine.
Synonyms: Allergan S, Chlorneoantergan, Chloropyraminum, Chloropyramine, Chloropyribenzamine hydrochloride, Chlortripelenamine hydrochloride, Halopyramine, Sinopen, Synopen.
By chemical structure, it belongs to ethylenediamine derivatives and has similarities with some other antihistamines, including diprazine (in this compound one of the nitrogen atoms is included in the phenothiazine core).
It has antihistamine as well as peripheral anticholinergic activity.
It is used for allergic dermatoses (urticaria, eczema, itching, dermatitis), allergic rhinitis and conjunctivitis, hay fever, Quincke's edema, drug allergies, in the initial stage of bronchial asthma. The drug has a sedative effect.
Assign to adults inside with a meal of 0.025 g (1 tablet) 2 to 3 times a day; if necessary, increase the daily dose to 6 tablets.
Children, depending on age, are prescribed 1/4 - 1/3 - 1/2 tablets 2 3 times a day.
In severe and acute cases of allergic and anaphylactic phenomena, suprastin is administered intramuscularly or intravenously, 1 to 2 ml of a 2% solution.
Possible side effects: drowsiness, general weakness, gastrointestinal upset.
Precautions are the same as when using diphenhydramine. Suprastin should not be prescribed for patients with glaucoma, prostatic hypertrophy, and gastric ulcer.
Method of release: tablets of 0.025 g (25 mg); 2% solution in ampoules of 1 ml (0.02 g).
Storage: List B.
Rp .: Tab. Suprastini 0.025 N. 20
DS 1 tablet 2 to 3 times a day
Rp.: Sol. Suprastini 2% 1 ml
DtdN 5 in ampull.