Sinupret is a complex herbal preparation. It has secretolytic, anti-inflammatory, decongestion, immunostimulating and antiviral effects. The drug increases sensitivity to antibiotic therapy. Sinupret is used for acute and chronic inflammatory diseases of the sinuses.
Composition and form of release
Active substances of Sinupret dragees: Gentiana lutea (gentian root), Primula veris (primrose flowers), Rumex acetosa (sorrel grass), Sambucus nigra (elderberry flowers), Verbena officinalis (verbena grass). Dragee auxiliary components: colloidal silicon dioxide, sorbitol, calcium carbonate, stearic acid, glucose syrup, green varnish (E132, E104), purified water, yellow-green varnish (E132, E104), corn starch, magnesium oxide, dextrin, potato starch , methyl methacrylate copolymer, lactose monohydrate, butyl methacrylate copolymer, titanium dioxide, gelatin, dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate copolymer, castor oil, sodium carbonate anhydrous, povidone K25, sucrose, mountain wax glycolic, talc, shellac.
Sinupret is produced in the form of pills (round, covered with a green shell).
Sinupret is a combination medicine that is used for colds.
The herbal ingredients that make up this drug have a complex therapeutic activity, which manifests itself in a secretolytic (thinning phlegm) effect, as well as anti-inflammatory, anti-edema, antiviral and immunostimulating effects.
The active components of Sinupret inhibit the multiplication of viruses that usually infect the respiratory tract, such as parainfluenza virus, influenza A and respiratory syncytial viruses.
Under the influence of the components of the Sinupret preparation, the production of biologically active substances is regulated, tissue edema is reduced, normal cleansing and ventilation of the paranasal sinuses is resumed, the protective function of the cells of the respiratory tract is improved, and nasal congestion is eliminated. Also, the use of Sinupret increases the effectiveness of antibiotic treatment.
Dragee and Sinupret drops are indicated for use in chronic or acute inflammation of the paranasal sinuses (sinuses) of the nose, which are accompanied by the formation of viscous mucus.
Dragee and Sinupret drops should not be prescribed in case of individual hypersensitivity (allergy) to the components of the drug, as well as in case of intolerance to excipients (deficiency of the enzyme lactase, impaired absorption of glucose and galactose in the digestive tract, deficiency of enzymes isomaltase, sucrase, intolerance to fructose, lactose, galactose) because Sinupret contains lactose monohydrate, glucose syrup, sucrose.
Sinupret should not be used in children under six years of age due to the lack of studies in patients of this age.
With caution, Sinupret drops are taken for epilepsy, liver dysfunction, trauma or brain diseases (use is allowed after consulting a doctor).
Application during pregnancy and lactation
The use of drops or dragees Sinupret during pregnancy is permissible only as directed by a doctor and under his supervision. Also, this medicine is not recommended for use by mothers during breastfeeding, since there is no experience of its clinical use and the amount of excretion of components in milk is unknown.
Method of administration and dosage
Dragee Sinupret are intended for oral (oral) use. Dragee is forbidden to chew, it is swallowed whole, washed down with a sufficient amount of water. The standard dose of Sinupret pills for adult patients is 2 pills x 3 times / day, for schoolchildren – 1 pills x 3 times / day. The treatment course is usually 7-14 days, unless otherwise prescribed by the doctor. If there are no noticeable results of treatment and the symptoms of the disease persist for more than 7-14 days or are repeated periodically, you need to consult a doctor.
Cases of poisoning with an overdose of Sinupret are unknown. If the indicated doses are significantly exceeded, the manifestation or intensification of adverse reactions is possible.
Treatment of an overdose with Sinupret: in case of possible signs of poisoning (abdominal pain, urge to vomit), you should seek medical help to wash the stomach. It is recommended to take an enterosorbent (for example, activated carbon). If necessary, symptomatic therapy is prescribed (aimed at eliminating the symptoms of poisoning).
While taking pills or Sinupret drops, allergic reactions are possible in predisposed people, expressed in the form of skin rash, itching, redness of the skin, angioedema (swelling of the lips, tongue, face), shortness of breath. Gastrointestinal disturbances (eg, supra-gastric pain, nausea) may also appear.
If any adverse reactions occur, you should immediately stop taking Sinupret, consult a doctor.
Storage conditions and periods
Dragee Sinupret should be stored in its original packaging in a place protected from sunlight and moisture. Storage temperature: up to 25 ° С. The shelf life of Sinupret dragees is 3 years.