Indications for the use of “Riboxin”
“Riboxin” promotes normalization of metabolism in the heart muscle, improves blood circulation, prevents impaired frequency heart rates. The drug improves the balance between the production and consumption of energy in the myocardial, takes part in the metabolism of glucose, stimulates its metabolism when oxygen intake is impaired in the cells of the body, reduces platelet adhesion, prevents blood clots from forming.
“ Riboxin” increases the energy level of cells, increases the strength of cardiac contractions, contributing to an increase in the volume of blood release, improves the repair of myocardial tissue and mucosal gastric intestinal tract. The drug is prescribed to adults as part of complex treatment of coronary heart disease, after myocardial infarction, in case of heart rhythm disorders caused by the use of heart drugs.
“ Riboxin” is also prescribed in cirrhosis, hepatitis, fatty liver dystrophy arising from drug use or in alcoholism.
Instructions for use of “Riboxin”
One tablet contains 200 mg of inosin, one ampoule with 10 ml of injection solution contains 200 mg of inosin. “Riboxin” is prescribed before eating. A day is taken 0.6-2.4 grams of the drug. This amount should be divided into three or four admissions. On the first day, 200 milligrams of the drug are taken three or four times a day, with good tolerance on 2-3 days the dose is increased and taken on 400 mg three times a day. If necessary, you can prescribe up to 2.4 g of “Riboxin” per day. Duration of the drug – from one month to one and a half to three months.
“ Riboxin” in the form of an injection solution is prescribed intravenously (jet or drip). Drip administration should be sixty drops in one minute. The drug is administered in the amount of 200 mg once a day, and if it is tolerated well – 400 mg once or twice a day. The procedure is carried out within ten to fifteen days.
Contraindications, side effects of “Riboxin”
During ingestion of “Riboxin” allergic reactions on the skin (urticaria, redness of the skin, itching) are possible. In this case, withdrawal of the drug is required Sometimes with long-term treatment with “Riboxin”, gout is exacerbated and uric acid content in the blood increases.
With caution, “Riboxin” is prescribed for kidney failure, diabetes mellitus.
During pregnancy, prescribing “Riboxin” is contraindicated. For the duration of treatment with the drug, it is necessary to stop breastfeeding. It is not possible to prescribe “Riboxin” with hypersensitivity to the drug, with gout, increased concentration in the blood of uric acid.