"Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning
Any poisoning requires maximum removal of poisons from the body. Therefore, the complex of urgent measures does not end with gastric lavage. After first aid, it is necessary to take means that adsorb toxins.
For this purpose, in addition to adsorbents, such as activated carbon, old, proven antacids are also successfully used.
What antacids help with poisoning
The word antacid literally means - action against acid. According to the mechanism of their action, they are suction and non-absorbable.
In addition to neutralizing hydrochloric acid, antacids have:
- analgesic effect.
The adsorbing and enveloping effect of antacids is appropriate in case of poisoning.
It is important to remember that not all antacids are suitable for poisoning. Absorbable antacids ("Rennie", "Bourget Mix") do not have the above properties. Therefore, in case of poisoning, only non-absorbable ones are used.
Action "Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning
Phosphalugel (Phosphalugel) is a nonabsorbable antacid. It is a compound of phosphorus and aluminum in colloid jelly form. Such a base provides tremendous advantages for adsorption. This is the highlight of phosphalugel.
Colloid molecules are firmly connected to each other, forming micelles. This structure absorbs much more water, and with it toxic substances. A large contacting surface is created, ideally holding toxins. Such a big sponge. It collects poisons, keeps them on the surface of the stomach and does not allow it to be absorbed into the blood. "Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning is an ideal sorbent, a unit of area which binds more toxic substances.
Coating properties "Phosphalugel"
The colloidal structure provides better adhesion of phosphalugel molecules to the wall of the stomach. This is important in the face of poisoning. The pectin and agar-agar included in the preparation complement and strengthen the protective factors.
"Phosphalugel" binds not only exogenous (bacteria, gases, viruses, poisons), but also endogenous toxins, which can also cause symptoms of poisoning.
It removes bile acids, allergens, gases. Dramatically slows down and weakens the effect of drugs and radioactive substances.
Protective action "Phosphalugel"
The drug serves as a protective film on the surface of the gastrointestinal tract and stimulates an additional protective mechanism - the secretion of bicarbonates. Bicarbonate is mucus. Any poisoning weakens all barrier functions, and Fosfalyugel will help restore them.
How to take "Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning
This drug has all the properties of an ideal agent in the treatment of any kind of poisoning.
"Phosphalugel" in food poisoning should be taken as soon as possible. The sooner the drug begins to act, the less toxins will enter the blood.
How to take "Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning?
- Take the drug should be immediately after washing the stomach.
- Large single dose: 2 sachets at a time.
- Do not dilute with water, take better in its pure form.
- Repeat every 3 hours.
It is usually enough to take 2 times the maximum dose. "Phosphalugel" in the instructions for use for poisoning is recommended to take three days. On the first day, the maximum dose, on other days - the usual.
The drug is convenient in that the contents of the bag need not be diluted in water. If you find an ailment on the road or in another uncomfortable place, it is enough just to tear the bag, stretch it with your fingers and squeeze the contents into your mouth. We feel the action in a few minutes.
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How to take "Phosphalugel" in alcohol poisoning
Poisonous doses of alcohol bring down the well-adjusted rhythm of work in the organs due to toxic effects. The combination of hydrochloric acid and alcohol is a double blow to the stomach. Such an explosive mixture can make a “hole” in the wall of the stomach in one day!
To avoid such troubles, you need to drink "Phosphalugel" before a feast, you can 2 bags.
"Phosphalugel" in alcohol poisoning provides for the maximum dose of 2 bags at once every 3 hours until the symptoms subside. But not more than 6 sachets per day. The next day, 1 packet is recommended up to 3 times a day.
The drug reduces the destructive effect of alcohol on the stomach and intestines, eliminates all the negative effects. He quickly brings a person to life, eliminating hangover.
How to take "Phosphalugel" children with poisoning
"Fosfalyugel" - is one of the few drugs allowed to children from birth. In children, the digestive system is imperfect. It is still at the stage of formation, there are not enough enzymes for full digestion. Therefore, abdominal upset is a frequent occurrence. Phosphalugel will help to cope with children's colic, diarrhea and other functional disorders. Dirty hands, poor diet - the cause of frequent poisoning in children.
"Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning in children is used according to age.
- Newborns - 1/4 bag or 1 teaspoon after feeding. Do not exceed more than 2 sachets per day.
- From 6 months to six years old - 1/2 sachets or two teaspoons after eating. Up to 4 sachets per day.
- From 6 to 12 years old - one sack 3-4 times a day. Do not exceed more than 5 sachets per day.
- From 12 years old - 2 bags three times. Not more than 6 sachets per day.
The drug does not lead to a deficiency of vitamins, calcium and minerals. With the normalization of digestion, treatment is stopped.
"Phosphalugel" in case of poisoning of children can be given in pure form or dissolved in half a glass of water. It is better to give the newborn in its pure form without dilution.
Infants often spit out medicine. The use of phosphalugel in children is facilitated by the fact that the drug is odorless, it is almost tasteless.
The use of "Phosphalugel" in toxicosis of pregnant women
Pregnant woman toxicosis may accompany the entire period. Therefore, it is important that the drug remains safe, despite the long reception.
"Fosfalyugel" meets safety requirements. It does not wash out trace elements, vitamins, does not affect the exchange of calcium and phosphorus. A level of much-needed folic acid does not decrease. A woman can trust this drug. For any symptoms of poisoning, you can resort to his help and constantly keep in your first-aid kit.
"Phosphalugel" from toxemia of pregnant women is used 1-2 bags several times a day. But no more than 5 sachets per day (or 100 grams). One-time reception of two bags is allowed. It can be used both before and after meals.
If a pregnant woman suffers from heartburn, then the reception is possible every time there is a burning sensation, preferably on an empty stomach. It should be remembered that the drug is valid for 3 hours, so repeated administration is recommended not earlier than this time.
Any drug has contraindications. "Phosphalugel" is no exception. It can not be taken by people with severe chronic renal failure, with allergies to the drug and its components. Do not recommend simultaneous use with tetracyclines, cardiac glycosides and iron preparations.
In general, the drug is well tolerated even with prolonged use. It comprehensively affects all symptoms of poisoning. Possesses impressive abilities to adsorb poisons, retain and remove them.