The medicine "Ibuprofen". Instructions for use
The drug "Ibuprofen" is in the group of anti-inflammatory nonsteroidal drugs. The drug has a analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antipyretic effect.
Means "Ibuprofen". Description
The mechanism of action is based on the ability of the active component to selectively block COX 1 and 2, as a result of which the synthesis of prostaglandins decreases, their concentration in the cerebrospinal fluid decreases. Thus, the activity of the thermoregulation center decreases. Means "Ibuprofen", the composition of which includes ibuprofen as the active substance, begins to show a therapeutic effect half an hour after administration. The maximum decrease in temperature is noted after three hours. Analgesic activity is observed already fifteen minutes after administration. The anti-inflammatory effect is noted later than the others and occurs approximately on the fifth or seventh day. The drug is absorbed from the digestive tract quickly enough.Food consumption does not affect absorption. The highest concentration of the drug reaches forty-five - sixty minutes after administration.
The medicine "Ibuprofen". Instructions for use. Indications
The drug is prescribed for juvenile and rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis. Recommended medication to eliminate pain: headache, joint, tooth, muscle, menstrual pain. A remedy is also prescribed for fever of a different nature of occurrence, including against the background of colds, flu, and infectious inflammatory diseases.
Medication "Ibuprofen". Instructions for use. Contraindications
The drug is not prescribed for lesions in the gastrointestinal tract of erosive-ulcerative nature. In particular, contraindications include peptic ulcer, colitis, Crohn's disease and others. The drug "Ibuprofen" does not recommend the use instructions for the "aspirin" triad, hemophilia and other coagulation disorders, hypersensitivity. Contraindications include lactation and pregnancy. In tablet form, the tool is not prescribed to patients under 12 years of age. With cirrhosis, liver or kidney failure, enteritis, gastritis,diseases of blood of unexplained nature, therapy is carried out with caution.
Means "Ibuprofen". Instructions for use
Tablets are recommended to be taken with food. Per day is prescribed for adults an average of 1.2-3.2 grams. This amount is divided into three or four methods. Dosage adjustment is carried out in accordance with the tolerability of the patient. As a rule, patients with osteoarthritis need smaller doses than individuals with rheumatoid arthritis. Per day should not take more than 3200 mg. Dosages for patients in children are calculated by weight. The recommended amount is thirty to forty milligrams per kilogram. The resulting dosage is divided into three or four doses. Children should be supervised by a doctor. The duration of treatment is also determined by the doctor in accordance with the symptoms and tolerability. In case of undesirable consequences, deterioration of state or in the absence of effect, it is necessary to consult a specialist