Description of the medicine: Neointestopan (Neointestopan)
Colloidal aluminum / magnesium silicate.
Synonyms: Attapulgite, Kaopectat, Capeckt, Attapulgite, Kaopectate, Kapecte.
Has a large adsorption capacity. In the intestine adsorbs pathogenic pathogens, binds toxic substances, promotes the normalization of intestinal flora.
In the digestive tract is not absorbed.
Applied with acute diarrhea of various genesis. Helps reduce diarrhea, toxicosis, inflammatory phenomena in the intestines.
Assign adults in the initial dose of 4 tablets (swallow without chewing, washing with water), then 2 tablets after each bowel movement. The maximum daily dose is 14 tablets.
Children from 6 to 12 years are given at the beginning 2 tablets, then 1 tablet after each bowel movement. The maximum daily dose is 7 tablets.
Suspension is prescribed to adults for 2 tablespoons, children for S-1 tablespoon after each defecation.
Duration of treatment should not exceed 2 days.
The drug is not recommended for chronic diarrhea.
Unlike intestopan, neointestopan is not used for intestinal diseases caused by pathogens of parasitic diseases (amoebic dysentery).
Forms of release: tablets of 0.63 g (N. 30) and 0.75 g (N. 20); 4% suspension for oral administration in vials of 15 ml and 5% - 236 ml.