Lactofiltrum for children with diarrhea and diarrhea
Application laktofiltrum in pediatric practice
Lactofiltrum for children is actively used for the treatment of dysbiosis, allergies and various intoxications. The composition of the drug includes two active components – lignin and lactulose. They contribute to the normalization of intestinal microflora and smooth removal of toxic substances from the body. Feature Lactofiltrum is that it creates a suitable environment for reproduction of beneficial microbes in the digestive tract of the child, and puts the alien microorganisms. Cleaned intestinal lining are beginning to produce immune cells, whereby the child is ill less often.
Indications for use
Lactofiltrum appointment children are shown in the complex therapy with the use of various medications and as a stand-alone drug. The main indications for use are:
- Any manifestations of dysbiosis that may be, including after therapy with antibiotics.
- In the complex treatment of the syndrome of inflamed intestine.
- In the complex treatment of liver cirrhosis, as well as different types of hepatitis.
- In the treatment of allergic diseases of different etiology.
Lactofiltrum is quite effective for diarrhea in children. This product quickly eliminates unpleasant symptom. Lignin, which is part of Lactofiltrum, characterized antidiarrheal, enterosorbiruyuschee and antioxidant action.
Lactofiltrum creates a large work surface thanks to the numerous pores. Due to this, it connects almost 6 times more toxic substances than activated carbon.
How to take the medication
This treatment comes in the form of tablets, lozenges, and powder. On tablets marked risk for the convenience of the division. Lactofiltrum for younger children it is better to buy powder or to grind tablets to a fine powder, then diluted in a teaspoon of water and give to drink. Children who are more than 5 years, usually already know how to swallow pills, so in this case, to grind the drug is not necessary.
This medication you need to take at least an hour before meals three times per day. The dosage depends on the age of the child. The manuals prescribed the following doses:
- 1-3 years – half a tablet;
- 3-7 years – 1 tablet;
- 7-12, one or two tablets depending on weight;
- older than 12 years – can give 2-3 tablets.
Before giving a young child this drug, you need to consult with your pediatrician. Do not forget that even the most harmless at first glance, the medication has contraindications and side effects.
You need to remember that Lactofiltrum, as well as any chelator, removes not only harmful substances but medicines. Therefore, any comprehensive treatment of it is drunk an hour before or after administration of essential medicines.
The enterosorbent there are a number of contraindications, which necessarily take into account when assigning patients of all ages:
- Acute stage of ulcerative diseases of the digestive organs.
- With reduced motility of the intestine.
- In congenital enzyme deficiency.
In addition, the drug is not recommended to take when a particular intolerance to the components that are included in the composition.
Side effects are very rare, but occur in medical practice. Sometimes there are complaints of such States:
- allergic reactions, which occur type of urticaria;
In addition, occasionally there are cases of overdose. In this case there is persistent constipation and abdominal pain.
If there were any symptoms of overdose or side effects, you should stop treatment and contact your doctor.
Is it possible to give a drug with vomiting and diarrhea
For nausea and vomiting in children that were triggered by intestinal infections or low-quality food, laktofiltrum not just possible, but necessary to accept. This drug gently binds toxins and prevents their penetration into the bloodstream.
Lactofiltrum with vomiting, the child begins to produce once the retching subsides or the gap between them will increase significantly. If after taking medicines immediately began vomiting, give the drug again at the same dosage.
Lactofiltrum diarrhea in a child decreases the frequency of defecation, and reproduction in the intestine with beneficial microorganisms. It is possible to start immediately with the development of diarrhea. Thanks to this medication full recovery is observed within hours.
Features use in children under one year
In the annotation to drug drug not indicated whether you can use Lactofiltrum for children up to years, but in exceptional cases, pediatricians prescribe a remedy for the alfalfa butterfly newborn, allergic reactions and various types of poisoning. Dosage for infants is calculated by the attending physician individually and in most cases is 0,5 tablets at one time.
When severe intoxication children are allowed to take Lactofiltrum more than 3 times a day. Treatment continued for up to 5 days, but according to the testimony it may be continued until remission of the main symptoms.
In children of different ages are often found intestinal infections and food poisoning. Treatment includes sorbents, one of which is Lactofiltrum. If other drugs in this group just bind and eliminate toxins, then this tool is considered to be universal. In addition to disinfection of harmful substances, it stimulates the production of beneficial microorganisms that should inhabit the digestive tract.