The medicine, which will be discussed, is the combination of several varieties of vitamin B. It can be sold in various ways: in tablets or in solution, which is placed in glass ampoules. It is used to treat various neurological diseases. The medicine is used as an integral part of the treatment complex.
What is the composition of Combilipen?
Kombilipen released in the form of injection solution, which must be administered intramuscularly. The composition of the drug includes the main substances that have a direct effect, and excipients.
The components that have an effect include vitamins of group B. They are the most in the composition of the drug. In addition, this list can be attributed, and lidocaine, as well as cyanocobalamin. Lidocaine contains quite a lot, in relation to the total volume - 20 mg.
Medication is sold in pharmacies in cardboard boxes, which can contain 5 or 10 ampoules of dark glass. Each such container contains 2 ml of the medicinal mixture.
Indications for use and action Kombilipena
Kombilipen - a complex consisting of vitamins B6 and B12. The properties of the medicine are determined by the properties of those vitamins that are its constituent parts. Vitamins of group B, which have neurotropic effects, have a beneficial effect on the body in case of diseases of the nervous system and ODA. Vitamins are able to eliminate inflammatory and other harmful processes that occur when these systems of the body are damaged. Vitamin B6 is known for its beneficial effects on body metabolism. It also contributes to the proper functioning of the nervous system, ensuring the processes of inhibition in the central nervous system, etc.
Vitamin B12 contributes to the regulation of hematopoietic function, develops the epithelium, synthesizes myelin and folic acid.
Lidocaine acts as an anesthetic. Its action is localized in the place where the injection of Kombilipena was made. In addition, lidocaine promotes better absorption of vitamins. This is possible due to the vasodilator effect of the substance.
Kombilipen should be taken by people who have such diseases as:
- polyneuropathy of various origin (it is often caused by excessive drinking and diabetes);
- neuralgia of the ternary nerve;
- pain caused by various diseases of the spine;
- neuritis of the facial nerve.
It is worth noting that Kombilipen is used as part of a comprehensive treatment for these diagnoses.
When can you not take Combilipen?
Doctors do not prescribe the drug to patients suffering from certain heart diseases in acute or severe form. Another contraindication is an allergic reaction to the components that make up the drug. The instructions for use Kombilipena said that the drug is not prescribed to children. This limitation is provided by the fact that the effect of the drug on the child’s body has not yet been studied.
During pregnancy and during breastfeeding, Kombibipen is also not recommended.
Kombilipen (shots): instructions for use
The solution is designed for deep intramuscular injection. It must be injected, as a rule, into the upper part of the buttock. The choice of site for the introduction is due to the large amount of muscle tissue that feeds the drug into the blood gradually. It is the gradual flow of medication that allows vitamins to be better absorbed. In addition, the upper part of the buttock is the safest for deep injection of the drug. Large vessels and trunks of nerves are not located in this place, therefore there is practically no possibility to harm the patient.
If a person has to inject himself, then for convenience, you can prick the upper part of the front surface of the thigh. If the patient experiences severe pain, it is necessary to prick 2 ml of the drug. Do it every day. The course of such intensive treatment usually lasts 5-10 days. Intensive course should be changed more benign. It involves switching to injections 2-3 times a week or taking the drug orally. This course should last from 2 to 3 weeks. You may need to continue the treatment with the option of oral medication.
In case of violation of the dosage of the medication, the patient may feel dizzy, cause excessive sweating, allergies such as urticaria, itching, and nausea and vomiting.
There is no single treatment for overdose. As a rule, doctors stop her symptoms.
The drug has side effects. Most often these are allergic reactions in the form of urticaria, pruritus, angioedema and shortness of breath.
In rare cases, patients can observe increased sweating, the appearance of acne, heart palpitations. If these symptoms were detected while taking the drug, it should be canceled.
Use of Combibipen in tablets
The drug in the form of tablets has the same purpose as the solution. It contributes to the normal flow of blood-forming processes and metabolism, is involved in the regulation of the conduction of nerve impulses. In addition, the action of the drug include: the normalization of the heart, the synthesis and production of nucleotides and myelin. Among other things, Kombilipen increases the possibility of tissue repair.
Kombilipen tablets often taken after the course of injections. You need to take the medicine one pill. Depending on the prescription of the doctor, the reception should be carried out from 1 to 3 times a day. The duration of treatment is also determined by the doctor. The course depends on the severity of the disease that is treated with Combibipen. However, there is a limitation. The drug can not be taken more than a month, especially in large quantities.
Combined pills and injections cannot be combined with alcohol intake, since alcohol reduces the body's absorption of vitamins from group B. In addition, all patients with pathologies of a neurological nature are advised not to accept alcohol until full recovery is achieved.
Consumer reviews about Kombilipene
Most of the patients who stabbed Combilipen were satisfied with the drug. Some complained about the occurrence of unpleasant, uncomfortable sensations in the chest, dry lips and redness of the skin of the face. Consumers also take pain of the injection as negative aspects of the drug. However, others suggest not paying attention to it, since the pain from the injection is much more tolerant than, for example, with neuralgia. The main thing is that the medicine helps and there are no side effects. Another way to solve the problem of pain is a slow introduction. People who took the drug say that if administered correctly, the pain is almost not felt.
Before you start taking Kombilipena, consult your doctor. Consultation is necessary, because for each disease has its own dosage. In addition, taking the drug may lead to a number of side effects, and perhaps you even belong to the category of people who can not take it. Do not self-medicate, be careful.