The composition of one tablet enters the active substance gimekromon 200 mg and excipients: Sodium lauryl sulfate - 1 mg of magnesium stearate - 1 mg, gelatin - 3 mg, potato starch - 45 mg.
By Odeston analogues, which are similar in their mechanism of action, are synthetic drugs such as Lioba, Tsikvalon, Barberini, Gepabene, Allohol, Oksafenamid.
also Odeston analogs include herbal remedies: cholagogue collecting in the form of minced raw herbs, artichoke extract, tincture of arnica and leaves Berberis vulgaris extract, corn stigmas, as well as the hips in the form of vegetable raw materials.
drug Odeston is antispasmodic, cholagogue a
According to the instructions to Odeston drug is given in the following disease states:
- nekalkulezny chronic cholecystitis;
- cholelithiasis, and cholangitis;
- biliary dyskinesia;
- anorexia, decreased appetite, nausea, vomiting and constipation in the background hypo-secretion of bile;
- uncomplicated gallstone disease.
also use Odeston appointed in the aftermath of surgery on the gallbladder and biliary tract.
recommended to take the drug not only adults in the instructions for Odeston, but also children.Children drug appointed according to age.The recommended dose is an average of 200 - 600 mg in 3 divided doses.Adult drug administered 30 minutes before meal 200 - 400 mg 3 times a day.Duration of treatment Odeston depends on severity of the disease.The course of treatment an average of 2 - 3 weeks.
Numerous reviews Odeston indicate that the drug does not reduce blood pressure, normalizes secretory activity of digestive glands, as well as the processes of intestinal absorption.
Also, in a review of Odeston indicated that its concomitant use with metoclopramide weaken the effect of the drug.
Side effects and contraindications
Judging by the reviews of Odeston side effects, most often manifested in the minor digestive problems.You may experience diarrhea, flatulence, headache, abdominal pain, ulceration gastrointestinal mucosa.
In some cases, allergic reactions may occur during the use of the drug, or analog Odeston.In this case, the drug should be discontinued.
This drug, as well as analogs Odeston should be taken strictly according to instructions, as there are a number of contraindications.
According to the instructions for taking the drug Odeston strictly contraindicated in the following diseases:
- chronic renal and hepatic failure;
- obstruction of the biliary tract;
- Crohn's disease;
- ulcerative colitis;
- gastric ulcer and duodenal ulcer.
also contraindicated to take the drug Odeston patients with hypersensitivity to the drug or its auxiliary components, as well as women during pregnancy and lactation.