Medication Description: Enterodez (Enterodesum)
The drug of low molecular weight polyvinylpyrrolidone with the same molecular weight as hemodez (12 600 # 2700), which, like hemodez, has detoxification properties, but is intended for oral administration.
White or slightly yellowish powder with a slight peculiar smell. Soluble in water; hygroscopic.
The drug is prescribed for adults with toxic forms of acute infectious, gastrointestinal diseases (dysentery, salmonellosis, etc.), foodborne toxicoinfections, acute liver and kidney failure, toxicosis of pregnant women and other types of intoxication.
Enterodez binds toxins that enter the gastrointestinal tract or are formed in the body, and removes them through the intestines. The therapeutic effect usually develops 15 to 30 minutes after taking the drug.
Is taken orally at a dose of 5 g 1 - 3 times a day until the effects of intoxication disappear (2 - 7 days). If necessary, the treatment can be extended to 10 - 15 days.
Before use, dissolve 5 g of powder (1 teaspoon) in 100 ml of boiled water (you can add sugar or fruit juice).
There is evidence of the effectiveness of enterodez in gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer (5 g 3 times a day before meals with a diet and the use of antacids; a course of treatment for 2 to 4 months).
Usually the drug is well tolerated. In some cases, possible nausea (rarely vomiting), passing on their own.
Form release: powder 5 or 50 g in plastic bags.
Storage: in a dry, dark place at temperatures from - 10 to + 30 'C.
The prepared solution of enterodez can be stored no more than 3 days at a temperature of + 4 'C.