Ремантадин – синтетический противовирусный препарат,
which, in fact, is an adamantane derivative. Renders
pronounced anti-toxic effects. Instructions for use
Rimantandin testifies that this medicine is intended
для лечения и профилактики гриппа и клещевого encephalitis
viral etiology in adults and children over 7 years.
Composition and release form
Remantadin (Remantadin) is an antiviral drug,
adamantane derivative. The valid item is
white crystalline powder that dissolves well in alcohol
and bad – in the water. The composition of the auxiliary elements of the drug
depends on the form of release.
Обратите внимание: существует еще одно название
the antiviral agent in question is rimantadine. Each of
They are actively used among doctors and patients.
|Composition 1 tablet||The main active ingredient of the drug is
Remantadin. Also included in the excipients:
Rimantadine suction occurs in the intestine with enough
low speed. Neutralization of the drug occurs in the liver,
elimination – with the help of the kidneys. The maximum concentration is observed
in the nasal secret.
The maximum concentration of the active substance in the blood reduces
одновременный прием парацетамола и ацетилсалициловой
The half-life (time of elimination from the body of half
doses) is on average 24-36 hours (in violation of
renal functional activity half-life for the drug
Remantadin is active against tick-borne encephalitis virus, and
also influenza A. The drug has on the human body
antitoxic and immunomodulatory effects.
The highest efficiency is observed at the initial stage.
infection of the body. To fight the virus in people of different
age groups were more effective, scientists spend
special studies and improve the properties of rimantadine.
The principle of rimantadine in the body:
- prevents the virus from penetrating into healthy cells – this gives
reason to consider the medicinal product
effective prophylactic agent;
- blocks the release of viruses from the cell – it contributes
a significant reduction in the total number of viral agents in
What helps rimantadine?
Remantadine, from what are these pills? It is an antiviral agent.
the main mechanism of which is inhibition of the early stage
reproduction of the virus after it enters the cell, blocks
transfer of the genetic material of the virus into the cytoplasm of the cell.
The drug reduces the risk of influenza, and in its presence
promotes rapid recovery. Remantadin also
used for the prevention of tick-borne encephalitis.
- Use the drug most appropriate for the treatment and
prevention of influenza type A.
- During the cold season and during epidemics it is recommended
take medicine to strengthen the body’s immune system and
to resist catarrhal diseases.
- Remantadine in some cases can be prescribed by a doctor as
профилактический препарат против encephalitis вирусной
The drug is effective in contact with patients during epidemics.
the flu. But it is possible the emergence of viruses resistant to
Instructions for use
How to take rimantadine patients, the doctor determines. On mode
the scheme and duration of treatment affect the patient’s age, his
individual characteristics, the presence of other diseases.
- The drug is intended for oral administration. Pill
must be swallowed whole without chewing and drinking
- Tablets should be taken before meals.
- The most pronounced effect is in the first 48 hours.
diseases, therefore drug treatment is important to start
as early as possible – at the first sign of illness.
Before taking rimantadine, you should consult with
by the attending physician.
Ремантадин таблетки для взрослых
|Instructions on how to take:|
|For flu prevention||
|For the treatment of flu in the early stages||Adults during the first days of the disease 2 tablets (100
mg) 3 times a day.
|Viral Tick Prevention encephalitis||
Remantadine for children
Таблетки Ремантадина назначаются ребенку после
7 years, and capsules – after 14 years.
- Children age: from 7 to 10 years, the drug is prescribed 2 times a
day 1 tablet (50 mg);
- от 11 до 14 лет – по 1 таблетке (50 mg) 3 times a day.
The duration of treatment is 5 days. Start reception
рекомендуется сразу же после появления первых симптомов the flu.
Remantadine for the child will be most effective if you start
treatment within the first 24-48 hours.
Of course, children’s syrups are dispensed differently:
- children from 1 year old to 3 years old syrup containing Remantadine,
administered at 20 mg (i.e. 2 teaspoons, or 10 ml) three times per
day on the first day of the disease, 20 mg (10 ml) twice a day
the second and third day of the disease and 20 mg once a day
- Children 3–7 years old should be given 30 mg each, that is 2-3
teaspoons three times a day on the first day of illness, 30 mg twice
per day on the second and third day, and another 30 mg – into the fourth,
last day of therapy.
Remantadine for children в сиропе имеет форму сладкой густой слизи
pink or scarlet. It is sold in dark glass
bottles of 100 ml. The active ingredient of the syrup is the same as in
таблетках, одна ложка (5 мл жидкости) содержит 10 мл
Contraindications к применению:
- acute liver disease;
- acute and chronic kidney disease;
- children up to 7 years;
- Hypersensitivity to rimantadine (active ingredient
With great care, tablets are prescribed for patients with epilepsy and
hypertension, as well as elderly patients.
Can I take during pregnancy and lactation?
Ремантадин категорически противопоказан к применению
at any stage of pregnancy and during lactation. To have it
its grounds. The medication has side effects associated with
stomach pains, nausea and vomiting that can aggravate
Side effects for the body
The instruction contains a warning about the possibility of overdose.
drug. There are reviews of patients about the body’s response to
Often such manifestations are characterized by:
- sleep disorder;
- болями в голове;
- chronic fatigue;
- болезненностью в эпигастрии;
- loss of appetite;
- skin rashes;
- redness of the dermis;
If you detect side effects, you must stop
use the drug and consult a doctor.
Overdose проявляется тошнотой, появлением вкуса металла во
mouth, gagging. It is characterized by psychedelic trip,
accompanied by fear, panic, delusions, hallucinations,
intense thought process.
Before you start taking pills Rimantadine must be carefully
read the instructions. For maximum
therapeutic effect and prevention of complications should be addressed
attention to a few special instructions, which include:
- Possible exacerbation of chronic comorbidities.
- У пациентов пожилого возраста с артериальной
гипертонией повышается риск развития геморрагического
- Sometimes it is possible the development of resistance (resistance) of viruses
to the active substance.
Interaction with other drugs
- Rimantadine reduces the effectiveness of simultaneously applied
- Absorbability will be reduced if its reception is combined with
adsorbents, enveloping and astringent.
- Ammonium chloride and ascorbic acid help to reduce
efficacy of rimantadine, since its excretion will increase
by the kidneys.
According to the instructions, rimantadine is recommended to be stored in a dry place.
a place sufficiently protected from light. Recommended
temperature condition – not exceeding room temperature. Term
storage – no more than 5 years.
Pharmacy sales terms
Таблетки Ремантадин отпускаются без рецепта.
In the pharmacy, you can buy other drugs that
лечат вирусные инфекции и используются для профилактики the flu.
Structural analogues for the active substance (also added
drugs of similar antiviral nature):
- Amiksin (similar effect);
- Rimantadine Actitab;
- Rimantadine hydrochloride.
What is better to take rimantadine or its analogues? It depends on the
patient portability components and recommendations
the doctor. No need when choosing a drug to focus on it.
цену, главное – это лечебный эффект.
Prices in pharmacies
Compared with other antiviral agents Remantadine
cheaper. The cost of tablets depends on their number in
packaging. As a rule, released 10 pieces. The average price is
packs of domestic production will be about 70 rubles.
Before using tablets rimantadine necessary
consult with a specialist and read the instructions
approved by each specific manufacturer.