"Neo-Angin": instructions for use, composition, analogs, reviews
The most common drugs for the treatment of sore throat are lozenges and lozenges for sucking. One of the representatives of this category of drugs is "Neo-Angin". The drug has a rather strong antiseptic effect and is capable of stopping pain during inflammatory processes in the throat. Let us consider in more detail the composition of the drug, its types and instructions for use.
Tickling and sore throat are very unpleasant symptoms indicating the development of an infectious or viral disease. The most convenient way to get rid of discomfort is to use lozenges for sucking. Such funds can be easily purchased at a pharmacy without a prescription. A popular remedy for sore throat is “Neo-Angin”.
Instructions for use suggests that it is a combination medicine with a pronounced antiseptic and analgesic effect. Existing components are able to fight various pathogenic microflora.The majority of gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria, as well as Candida fungi, aerobes and anaerobes, are sensitive to components.
The product is manufactured by the German pharmaceutical company Divafarm GmbH. Packing cost (16 lollipops) - 130-160 rubles.
The advantage of the drug in the form of candy is the convenience of use anywhere, a variety of flavors, a quick therapeutic effect, the effect directly on the center of the inflammatory process.
The components that are in the composition of candy, actively interact with each other. This allows to achieve high therapeutic efficacy of the drug. The manufacturer offers two kinds of candies. Some contain sugar, while others do not have this substance. As the operating components are used:
- levomentol - has antimicrobial, analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties;
- amylmetacresol - a local antiseptic;
- Dichlorobenzyl alcohol - affects the viruses that cause respiratory diseases.
These are the basic substances that are found in any Neo-Angin candy.The composition of the drug is also supplemented with auxiliary components - essential oils of anise, sage and peppermint, flavors, tartaric acid, sugar substitutes.
Indications for use
Apply lozenges can be almost any inflammatory processes in the throat. Essential oils contained in the preparation, improve the condition of the mucous membrane and normalize blood circulation, which speeds up the healing process. However, it is not recommended to use them as monotherapy. The drug has the most pronounced therapeutic effect in the complex therapy.
"Neo-Angin" instructions for use advises to use if you have the following ailments:
- tonsillitis (acute and chronic form);
- gingivitis, stomatitis, periodontitis;
- oral candidiasis;
- rhinitis, bronchitis, sinusitis (as part of a complex treatment).
Lollipops quickly eliminate the clinical signs of the inflammatory process in the mouth or throat, prevent further spread of the infection, stop pain when swallowing. The drug can be administered to children over 6 years old.
Lollipops are designed for sucking in the mouth. Begin therapy should be at the first signs of the disease - tickling and discomfort when swallowing. Antiseptic properties of the drug will be needed even if the patient has nasal congestion.
Appropriate therapeutic effect of the drug will produce only with proper use and compliance with the dosage. For adult patients, the instruction recommends dissolving one lozenge every 2-3 hours. The maximum daily dose is 6 Neo-Angin lozenges.
Reviews suggest that significant relief can be felt already on the first day of therapy. No more than 8 tablets can be applied if a drug without sugar is used for treatment. Children are given 1 tablet for sucking every 3-4 hours. However, without prior consultation of the ENT doctor or pediatrician, it is better not to use the product. Duration of treatment is 4 days.
Contraindications, side effects
In case of intolerance or hypersensitivity to any of the components, it is better not to use the “Neo-Angin” tablets for the treatment of diseases of the upper respiratory tract.According to the instructions, lozenges that contain sugar in the composition are not prescribed if the patient has diabetes or fructose intolerance.
Only when prescribed by a doctor can the drug be used during pregnancy and lactation. The active components do not have a systemic effect on the developing fetus and do not harm the baby that has already been born. It is forbidden to give lollipops for sore throat to children under 6 years old.
Good tolerability is a distinctive feature of the drug "Neo-Angin". Reviews indicate that only in rare cases, allergic reactions to the components of candies occur. This is manifested in the form of lesions on the skin, urticaria. Get rid of these symptoms will help antihistamines.
An overdose of the drug is accompanied by the appearance of discomfort in the epigastric region, redness of the mucous membranes in the mouth. Nausea, vomiting, and headache may occur. When these symptoms appear, it is necessary to stop the use of lollipops for sore throat.
Replacing the drug is quite simple.because now a huge number of tablets and lozenges are available for resorption, which no less effectively relieve from various inflammatory processes in the oral cavity, as well as the throat and throat.
The following drugs have similar therapeutic properties:
- "Grammydin" (lozenges).
- "Trakhisan" (tablets) ;.
- "Faringosept" (tablets).
- "Lizobact" (pills).
- "Lizak" (pills).
An Indian drug whose action is aimed at eliminating the bacteria that caused diseases of the throat and mouth. Like the Neo-Angin preparation, the Ajisept lollipops contain amylmetacresol and dichlorobenzyl alcohol. Essential oils, citric acid, sucrose, racecentol are used as auxiliary components. The cost of the medicine is 115-140 rubles.
Lollipops are produced with menthol-eucalyptus, honey-lemon and mint flavor. The package contains 24 lozenges that have antimicrobial, antiseptic and analgesic effects. This allows it to be used for various pathologies of the throat of viral, infectious and fungal etiology.According to the instructions, "Ajisept" can be used for children from the age of 5.
"Grammydin" from sore throat
Domestic manufacturer - the company "Valenta Pharmaceuticals" - offers an effective medicine "Grammidin". Tablets are designed for slow absorption. The active ingredient is the antimicrobial substance Gramidin, to which most gram-positive and gram-negative microorganisms are sensitive.
The instruction recommends the use of tablets for acute pharyngitis, tonsillitis, stomatitis and periodontitis. For kids, the manufacturer offers a children's "Grammidin", approved for use from 4 years.
The drug differs from the "Neo-angina" higher cost. For the packaging will have to pay 230-250 rubles.
Replace the candy "Neo-Angin" can and means in the form of tablets "Lizobact." The therapeutic effect of the drug is due to the presence of lysozyme and pyridoxine. Many doctors consider pills as a powerful antiseptic and therefore are often used to treat herpetic lesions of the oral cavity, tonsillitis, gingivitis, aphthous stomatitis, pharyngitis, and laryngitis.“Lizobact” is commonly used in pediatric practice.