Biotredin, indications for use
Assign for children, adolescents and practically healthy persons with a decrease in mental performance and concentration.
The drug is prescribed for persons who abuse alcohol, patients with chronic alcoholism at the actualization of a pathological inclination to alcohol, coupled with affective (irritability, depressed mood, internal discomfort), sensory (hunger) and ideational (thoughts about alcohol) disorders, with alcohol withdrawal syndrome, and and to maintain remission.
Alcohol intoxication, concomitant use of drugs which depress the central nervous system (anxiolytics, antipsychotics (neuroleptics), antidepressants, etc.).
Pregnancy and lactation
Pregnancy and lactation specific studies have been conducted. Not recommended for use during pregnancy and lactation.
When alcohol abuse and alcoholism, the drug can be used in pregnancy and during breastfeeding.
Dosing and Administration
Biotredin tablets administered under the tongue or in the form of powder after grinding tablets; as a means of enhancing attention, mental performance: children, adolescents and adults: 1 tablet 2-3 times a day for 3-10 days. If necessary, repeat 3-4 times or more per year.
Patients with chronic alcoholism and abuse alcohol appoint 1-3 tablets to receive 2-3 times a day for 4-5 days. If necessary, repeat 5-10 times a year.
In the treatment of alcohol withdrawal syndrome are administered in the first day 1-4 tablets 3-4 times a day (daily dose of 3-16 tablets) during the second day and then at 1-2 tablets reception 2-3 times a day (daily dose 3 -6 tablets) for 21-28 days.
Course duration can be shortened to 10-14 days.
Biotredina® greatest effect is achieved when it is combined with the drug Glycine (100 mg tablet). Glycine taken under the tongue for 10-15 minutes before receiving Biotredina®.
In remission for detecting latent craving for alcohol take 2-3 tablets on an empty stomach Biotredina®. The appearance within 10-20 minutes of light dizziness, sedative effect, facial flushing, sweating indicates the presence of “hidden traction.” In these cases, it is recommended 5-10 day course Biotredina® 1-2 tablets 2-3 times a day with Glycine 100 mg under the tongue for 10-15 minutes before receiving Biotredina®.
Dizziness, sweating, allergic reactions in case of intolerance of vitamin B6.
Not recommended for use in the period of intoxication (as reduced therapeutic effect of the drug).
Interaction with other drugs
Incompatible with antipsychotic drugs, antidepressants, anxiolytics, barbiturates. Weaken the effect of antipsychotic drugs (neuroleptics), antidepressants, barbiturates and other drugs which depress the central nervous system.