POLYSORB diarrhea in adults and children
From intestinal disorders and diarrhea periodically faces every person. The intensity and nature of the chair affects the General condition and well-being. POLYSORB diarrhea in adults and children helps to quickly eliminate the symptom, stop dehydration. The drug is safe for patients of any age, handicapped and elderly people.
What is POLYSORB, its chemical properties
POLYSORB – is a sorbent a substance that absorbs the digestive tract from toxic elements, poisons, gases. Its active surface, the drug reacts chemically with toxic particles, binds to and removes from the body.
POLYSORB is a powder of silicon dioxide, a porous structure, no smell, with a blue tint. Sorption surface area is 400 m2 at 1 g of substance.
Once in the intestine, the silicon dioxide forms a chemical complex of toxins, antigens, metabolic waste products. It holds on its surface harmful particles and evacuate them from the digestive tract. He POLYSORB excreted from the body unchanged, is not absorbed in the mucous and blood.
Pharmacological properties of the drug:
- adsorbs toxic substances, pathogenic micro-organisms;
- has detoxification effect on the entire body;
- does not affect the composition of beneficial microflora of the intestine;
- does not cause mechanical damage to the mucous;
- does not affect the process of digestion, peristalsis and motility of the gastrointestinal tract.
POLYSORB prescribed to remove toxins, poisons, pathogenic bacteria from the body and eliminate symptoms such as diarrhea, vomiting, nausea. The main indications for use in dyspepsia and diarrhea:
- foodborne diseases;
- acute infectious diseases;
- poisoning mushrooms, wild herbs;
- alcoholic intoxication;
- functional disorders of the gastrointestinal tract.
POLYSORB is intended for ingestion (oral). Required quantity of powder diluted in 100-150 ml of water. The prepared suspension take 1 hour before meals or between meals on an empty stomach. The prepared solution can be stored in the refrigerator for 2 days.
Polisorb can't drink at the same time with other medications, as the sorbent reduces their pharmacological activity.
POLYSORB in various pathological conditions in adults
In first place among the causes of diarrhea is the use of poor-quality, contaminated foods and foodborne diseases. In these conditions the stool is liquid or casecompany. Intense inflammation of the intestinal mucosa were not observed, and diarrhea may pass on its own in 2-3 days. In this case, POLYSORB prescribed under the scheme: 1 tbsp per 100 l of water 2-3 times a day. Course duration 1-2 days, depending on the severity of symptoms.
In severe poisoning and acute infectious diseases, which are accompanied by severe diarrhea and rapid dehydration, increase the dosage to 2 tbsp per serving (about 3 g of powder). The average course of treatment is 3-5 days. The first day the patient POLYSORB give every 60 minutes for 5 hours. The days that followed the drug from diarrhea take 4 times a day.
If diarrhea is associated with functional disorders and internal diseases of the digestive system that contribute to the development of diarrhea (hepatitis, pancreatitis), the course of treatment with sorbent on average 7-10 days, and 1 tbsp of powder in one go.
With long-term chronic diseases of the digestive system, which are accompanied by systematic diarrhea, POLYSORB prescribed courses of 1 month with a break of 2 weeks. While a single dose is 1 tbsp (incomplete), 2 times a day, morning and evening.
Features of application of POLYSORB in children
POLYSORB diarrhea safe and it is administered to babies from birth. He quickly eliminates diarrhea without side effects, which is especially important for young patients.
POLYSORB diarrhea in a child is prescribed in such cases:
- acute infectious diseases that are accompanied by profuse diarrhea, salmonellosis, dysentery, cholera, E. coli;
- acute poisoning by mushrooms and wild berries, herbs;
- overdose medications;
- food Allergy, which accompanies as skin manifestations, and intestinal disorders;
- dysbiosis, which leads to diarrhea.
POLYSORB from diarrhea for children are served on an individual scheme, depending on body mass. If the child weighs 10 kg, the maximum daily dose is 0,5-1,5 tsp 30-50 ml of water. Prepare the required volume of suspension and give the baby during the day according to the prescribed treatment regimen.
With a weight of 10-20 kg a single dose of the sorbent is one-incomplete teaspoon in 50 ml of water or other liquid.
If body weight is in the range of 20-30 kg, that at one time the child should drink 1 teaspoon, diluted in 5 ml of water.
The duration of treatment for children is determined by the pediatrician or infectious disease.
Treatment polisorba in children allows not only to eliminate diarrhea, but also to prevent the development of complications associated with loss of body fluids:
- severe dehydration and intoxication;
- the kidney failure;
- the development of pneumonia.
Contraindications and sideeffects
POLYSORB is contraindicated in patients with erosions and ulcers of digestive organs (stomach, duodenum, intestine) in the period of exacerbation. At this time, there is a risk of perforation of the ulcer, and the drug can cause mechanical damage to the mucosa.
Also , the sorbent is absolutely impossible to assign with diarrhea when the stool contains blood. POLYSORB will provoke the development of internal bleeding from the digestive tract.
Because the drug is excreted from the body unchanged, is not absorbed in the mucosa, it is contraindicated to use in atony of the intestine, the absence of normal motility and peristalsis.
Rarely patients may experience hypersensitivity substance. In this case, the use of sorbent is canceled.
Side effects associated with the use of POLYSORB, are rare. If, during the treatment to observe a drinking mode, developing the disruption of the digestive tract – constipation, fermentation processes in the intestine, flatulence.
In children can manifest an allergic reaction of redness and itching on the skin (urticaria).
In long-term care polisorba patients develop a deficiency of vitamins and calcium in the body.
Polisorb not only stops the diarrhea, it stops dehydration, reduces the toxicity. As a result of comprehensive actions in patients with decreased headaches, improved appetite and sleep, stabiliziruemost General condition. The timely appointment of the drug alleviates disease, reduces the risk of complications.