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Video: Gairo: Instructions For Use, What It Treats And How To Take
Gayro 500 medicine fights diseases that cause protozoa and microbes. The composition contains the active substance ornidazole. Helps with inflammatory processes in the organs of the digestive system. It is very popular and effective in the treatment of many genital infections.
- 1 General characteristics
- 2 Cases of prescribing medication and rules of application
- 3 Cautions
The drug Gairo is produced only in tablet form. You can find a package with the required number of tablets: from 3 to 30 pieces. Each oblong tablet is covered with a green film coating, inside is a white substance. There is a dividing risk that allows you to divide the capsule in half.
In addition to 500 mg of Ornidazole, auxiliary components are included in the composition, in the form of talc, lactose, magnesium stearate, sodium lauryl sulfate. The medication can be found in the pharmacy, it is dispensed only with a doctor's prescription. The price of 10 tablets is approximately 300 rubles.
In the instructions of Gairo, it is noted that the incoming components are active against parasites such as lamblia, dysentery amoeba, Trichomonas. They are also able to cure diseases caused by anaerobic microorganisms: fusobacteria, clostridia, bacteroids, cocci.
After the pill is taken, the components are quickly and almost completely absorbed from the digestive system into the bloodstream. Already in the first three hours of action, it destroys the DNA of many parasites. The infection stops spreading and unpleasant symptoms decrease.
Ornidazole is part of Tiberal, Dazolik, Lornizol, Ornisid. All of these analogs of Gayro tablets have a similar therapeutic effect on the body.
The analogue Ornidazole has a low price (it costs about 160 rubles). The antibiotic fights against protozoa and anaerobic bacteria. It has a fast action, it is allowed to treat small children weighing more than 12 kg.
The drug Tiberal is highly effective. Cures genital infections and eliminates anaerobic microorganisms. Can be used during pregnancy. Against the background of treatment, disorders of the digestive system organs often develop.
Dazolik tablets are antiprotozoal antibiotics. The highest activity is shown in the fight against the simplest microorganisms. Infections in babies can be treated from birth. The medication is contraindicated during pregnancy.
Cases of prescribing medication and rules of application
What will the medicine help to get rid of? Gayro tablets may have the following indications for use:
- genital infection caused by Trichomonas - trichomoniasis (urinary organs suffer);
- infectious processes in the intestine caused by lamblia (giardiasis);
- various types of amoebiasis (the disease is caused by the simplest pathogens - amoeba);
- ulcerative formations in the stomach and duodenum, which were formed as a result of the appearance of Helicobacter Pylori infection;
- prevention of infection with pathogens during operations in gynecology and gastroenterology.
The tablets are best drunk on an empty stomach, washed down with still water, without chewing or crunching. The dosage of the drug directly depends on the diagnosis, age, body weight of the patient, the presence of concomitant chronic inflammatory processes.
With trichomoniasis, for adult patients, 1.5 g of the drug (3 tablets) is prescribed. You can drink the entire recommended dosage at once, or you can divide it into two doses. Often, women are prescribed the simultaneous administration of other antimicrobial suppositories. In the presence of a chronic stage, the dosage is reduced to 1 g, but the course of treatment is increased to five days.
When treating vaginitis in women and urethritis in men caused by Trichomonas, sexual intercourse should be excluded, even with the use of a condom. Both partners must undergo treatment without fail.
If amoebic dysentery is diagnosed in adults or children weighing more than 35 kg, then they are treated with three tablets that need to be drunk in the evening. If the patient's weight is above 65 kg, then 2 pieces are prescribed before breakfast and dinner. If the child's weight is less than 35 kg, 40 mg of the substance per 1 kg is prescribed in the evening. The duration of the therapy is three days.
Other forms of amebiasis require a dosage of 500 mg. It is recommended to take it in the morning and evening, and the duration of therapy is on average about a week.
To get rid of Helicobacter Pylori, you need to drink the medicine for a week, 500 mg three times a day. Amoxicillin may be prescribed together with ornidazole.
As a prophylaxis, before surgery, the patient is given 1-2 tablets twice a day. After surgery, the patient should drink 2 tablets in the morning and evening. The course lasts no more than 5 days.
Before using the drug, you should read the instructions, as there are contraindications. You can not start treatment if there is an individual intolerance to one of the components of the tablets, with epilepsy and other diseases of the central nervous system. Not prescribed for children under the age of three. A contraindication is the period of gestation, especially the first trimester. The components of the drug penetrate into breast milk, so for the period of treatment it is worth refusing to breastfeed.
The drug is prescribed with caution in old age, as well as in severe pathological processes of the liver and kidneys.
Side effects often develop against the background of incorrect dosing of the drug or prolonged use of it. Pain in the head, tremors of the limbs, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea may disturb, coordination of movements is impaired. From the drug, side effects can be observed in the form of allergic skin rashes, hives, itching.
Overdose symptoms are depressive conditions, convulsions, neuritis. In these cases, treatment is indicated to eliminate the symptoms. If you experience seizures, you can take a Diazepam tablet.
The tablets are compatible with many medicines of other groups. In the instructions for use of Gairo, only a few cases of special interactions with medications are indicated:
- the compatibility of Gairo's drug with anticoagulants leads to an increase in their action;
- interaction with a group of nitroimidazoles can cause an increase in side effects;
- there is no compatibility with neurotoxic and hepatotoxic drugs.
The drug is compatible with alcohol, since it does not enhance the effect of harmful substances, alcoholic beverages on the body and retains its medicinal properties. Men can drink alcohol a day before taking the pills and 20 hours after stopping therapy. It is safe for women to take alcohol two days before the start of the treatment course and one day after the end.
Despite the fact that the drug can be combined with alcoholic beverages, the antibiotic can react with ethanol and symptoms of intoxication may develop: nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, dizziness, facial flushing, and increased heart rate.