Septique daily use in adults and children. Septique nasal spray, R-R, it is recommended: for people whose nasal mucosa is prone to excessive drying, especially during the hot or cold period of the year; for people who live or work in conditions of high dust concentration, high temperature, low humidity, in rooms with air conditioning or Central heating; as an additional means for removing thick mucus in acute and chronic diseases of the nose and paranasal sinuses (including allergic); for daily hygiene.
Composition and form of release
Main active ingredients: sodium chloride, potassium chloride, sodium lactate, calcium chloride, sodium bicarbonate, glucose.
The auxiliary component is purified water.
It is produced in the form of a nasal solution, in the form of a spray, packed in spray bottles, in a volume of 30 ml.
1 ml of the drug contains 8.8 mg of sodium chloride, 2.5 mg of magnesium sulfate, 1.8 mg of magnesium chloride, 0.5 mg of calcium chloride, 0.1 mg of sodium bicarbonate.
This drug belongs to a group of pharmaceuticals – combinations of salt formulations that are recommended for use in the treatment and prevention of diseases of the nasal sinuses.
The main active ingredients are the mineral salts of sodium, potassium and magnesium.
This solution is isotonic and sterile, and is used to flush, moisturize and cleanse the mucous membranes of the sinuses.
This use of the drug leads to the fact that in the nose the mud particles accumulating in the sinuses soften and facilitate their removal.
If the patient has an excessively thick discharge, the drug will cause them to liquefy, including if they are observed with allergies or colds.
Also, this solution containing mineral salts helps to maintain a normal physiological state on the nasal mucous membranes due to its ability to improve the state of the ciliated epithelium. The latter improves the resistance of the nasal mucosa to the effects of bacterial microorganisms and viruses.
This drug is used to treat:
- inflammatory diseases of the nasal cavity, paranasal sinuses and nasopharynx;
- after surgical operations in the nasal cavity;
- allergic and vasomotor rhinitis, adenoiditis.
It is also used as a prophylactic agent in the autumn-winter epidemiological period.
It is effective in the use of excessive dryness of the mucous membranes of the nose, including when working in hot climates, with active operation of air conditioners, in smokers.
The drug in question is contraindicated for use in cases where the patient has severe hypersensitivity (allergy) to the main or one of the auxiliary components.
Application during pregnancy and lactation
This drug can be used in the treatment of pregnant women and women during lactation.
Method of administration and dosage
The drug is intended to be injected into each nostril.
- up to 1 year – 1 injection 4 times a day;
- 1-7 years old – 2 injections up to 4 times a day;
- children 7-18 years old – 2 injections 4-6 times a day.
When used for prophylaxis, it is injected with the same frequency, but 1 time per day less than during treatment.
Duration of use is up to 3 months. In case of exacerbations of the epidemiological situation, it is recommended not to interrupt prophylactic use.
If significant amounts of discharge periodically accumulate in the nose and they need to be softened, then the drug is injected in the “lying” position, turning the head to one side.
Excess fluid flowing from the sinuses is removed with a napkin. There are no restrictions on the number of applications for this procedure – they are used as needed, until the sinuses are completely cleared.
In order to prevent the spread of infection, one vial is intended for use by one person only.
For 1 injection, up to 45 mg of the drug gets into the body.
Overdose is unlikely due to minor ingestion.
In case of accidental excessive intake of the drug inside, you should rinse the stomach, take enterosorbents, and carry out symptomatic treatment.
Usually, if the dose is not exceeded, then side effects do not occur. In some cases, with excessive use, side effects are possible in the form of:
- allergic reactions – itching, rash, allergic urticaria;
- imbalance of electrolytes;
- nausea, diarrhea.
Storage conditions and periods
Shelf life – up to 2.5 years from the production date indicated on the package.
Storage temperature – no higher than 25 ° С.