Update: October 2018 Motherwort Tincture and Extract (tablets)
– herbal preparations with pronounced sedatives and
cardiotonic properties. Render resistant therapeutic
effect with long-term systemic treatment. Well tolerated
patients have minor side effects and in some cases
allow to reduce the drug load, partially replacing
chemically synthesized drugs prescribed for life
Фарmgруппа: Седативные препараты растительного
Composition, physico-chemical properties, price
Both medicinal forms of motherwort are intended for internal
|Main substance||Tincture из листьев и цветков пятилопастного и обыкновенного
motherwort (1: 5)
|Dry extract of motherwort heart and five-lobed – 14
|Auxiliary components||Ethyl alcohol 70%||Sucrose, potato starch, calcium stearate, talc|
|Physicochemical properties||Liquid brown with a faint greenish tint,
transparent, bitter, with a weak fragrant smell. With
storage may precipitate
|Tablets brown or light brown with light
or darker blotches, cylindrical, flat shapes with
chamfered on both sides and risky on one side. Have weak
|Packaging||In glass bottles of 25 ml, in carton.||On 10 pieces in blisters, on 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 10 blisters in
carton box. Also available in polymer jars of 10, 20,
30, 40, 50, 100 tablets
|Price||25-40 rubles||№ 10-20-30 rub.|
Ethyl alcohol is absent in the composition of motherwort tablets, which
allows you to use it in a group of patients who can not
use drugs on alcohol. However, we must not forget about
contraindications to treatment that are important to consider when prescribing
any form of the drug.
A herbal preparation has several
- negative chronotropic action.
These effects are associated with the rich chemical composition of the plant,
represented by biologically active substances (bioflavonoids,
essential oil, saponins, glycosides, alkaloids, vitamins, minerals and
- The treatment of motherwort decreases psychomotor
excitability, the process of falling asleep improves, and sleep itself becomes
calm, deep and long.
- The positive stabilizing effect is also on
autonomic nervous system innervating the work of the circulatory
vessels and internal organs: symptoms of cardioneurosis are eliminated,
such as prolonged pain in the heart, as well as typical
a sign of the IRR – blood pressure surges.
- The cardiotonic effect is expressed in increasing the strength of the heart.
cuts and lowering their frequency.
Tincture пустырника оказывает более сильное (в 2-3 раза)
inhibitory effect on a number of CNS functions, rather than tincture based on
valerian, i.e. has a strong sedative effect.
Tablets and tincture of motherwort have the following indications for
- Violations of the cardiovascular system functional
characters (dystonia neurocirculatory on hypertonic
- The initial stages of hypertension;
- Increased emotional irritability and irritability,
- Asthenoneurotic and neurotic disorders;
- Vegetoevrozy observed in the preclimacteric period;
- Mild forms of sleep disorders;
- Tachycardia and anxiety associated with
The instructions for use of motherwort in pills and in the form
tinctures indicated the following contraindications:
- individual intolerance to the components of the drug;
- stomach ulcer and duodenal ulcer in acute
- isomaltase / sucrase deficiency;
- fructose intolerance;
- glucose-galactose malabsorption;
- breastfeeding period;
- age up to 12 years.
Motherwort tablets during pregnancy, as well as drug
form in the form of tinctures can not be applied. This is indicated in the annotations to
drugs. The plant enhances the tone of the uterus, which means it can
cause miscarriage or the beginning of labor before
It is prescribed with caution in patients with diabetes mellitus and
people who are on a low-fat diet
Patients should be careful while driving.
vehicles and the occupation of potentially dangerous labor
activities that require high concentration
Chew thoroughly in mouth and drink plenty of
water. You can pre-crush the pill before taking it and
dissolve it in water.
- Children from 12 years and adults: 1 tab. 3-4 times / day in 1 hour
before meals. The course of treatment is 3-4 weeks. Repeated treatment
may be prescribed by a doctor.
The instructions for use of motherwort tincture indicated that
the drug is taken orally, diluting the necessary quantity
drug with water.
- Adults: 30–50 drops thrice — four times a day until
A stable therapeutic effect will be achieved.
- For children from 12 years of age, the dose for admission is calculated using the formula: 1 drop
for 1 year of life.
The course of treatment is determined individually. Note that
sedation develops only by the end of 3 weeks of treatment.
During treatment, allergic reactions may develop (rash,
skin redness, itching), and dyspepsia.
The drugs are compatible with cardiac and sedatives.
drugs, enhance their effect (it should
take account of). With хорошем клиническом эффекте доза последних может
be gradually reduced.
Enhances the therapeutic effects of analgesic and hypnotic drugs.
Motherwort forte (price 150 rubles), grass motherwort (price 50
Автор: врач-гигиенист, эпидемиолог