About iron deficiency anemia
The role of iron in the body is high, because itIt is involved in many physiological processes. For example, the transport of oxygen in the blood is not possible without this trace element. Approximately two-thirds of incoming iron into the body is spent in it for the construction of hemoglobin, which is the main component of red blood cells (red blood cells). A certain amount of iron deposited in the reserve (deposited in the form of ferritin) to the case from outside this element will come in insufficient quantities. When the iron concentration falls below normal, the symptoms of the disease appear.
Iron anemia dangerous in that the cells brought insufficientthe amount of oxygen, so a person gets tired very quickly. The feeling of tiredness, weakness comes even after small loads. In such a situation, and lowered immunity, thereby joining and other diseases. It is important that blood always present the necessary amount of iron. In some cases, can not do without oral administration of iron-containing drugs. One of them - Fenyuls.
General information about the preparation
Fenyuls commonly prescribed:
- If the detected hidden iron deficiency trace elements(Such conditions usually occur during pregnancy, after childbirth, lactation period, after heavy and too prolonged menstruation, after injuries or surgical procedures involving blood loss).
- If diagnosed gipovitaminozWhen the body's apparent lack of vitamin B.
- When the body's need for iron is increased (in pregnant women or people who are actively involved in sports).
MirSovetov wants to warn his readers that it is not necessary to designate the drug if you are pregnant, if there are signs of a seasonal beriberiIf you feel constant fatigue, orIf this medicine is very praises someone from your friends. When illiterate reception may experience overdose or adverse effects, complications.
How to take Fenyuls?
The specific dosing regime calculates attendingdoctor. Everything is very individual, the doctor takes into account the peculiarities of health, the patient's state of health. In most cases, the lack of iron in the body, patients take one capsule per day. The duration of the treatment - not less than 30 days. To prevent recurrence of anemia, the course may be extended to 90 days. In the case of beriberi doctor may recommend taking over 15 days on one or two capsules of the drug per day. Women with copious menstruation, for the prevention of iron deficiency gynecologist can advise about two days before the onset of menstruation to begin to take one capsule a day. And to complete the reception of the best two days after the release cease.
The capsules are taken as a whole, washed down with 100 ml of water. It is better to do it during or immediately after a meal, to minimize side effects.
Babies Fenyuls capsules prescribed to 12 years. For younger children the manufacturer created another dosage form - syrup, which has the name "Fenyuls complex." His pediatricians prescribe even newborns.
To avoid overdose, do not take other when used Fenyulsa multivitamin complexes.
It is important to know that it is not necessary at the same time Fenyulsom antibiotics tetracycline series, or decrease their absorption (suction).
Pyridoxine contained in the product, may reduce the therapeutic effect of levodopa. More of this drug may reduce the therapeutic effect of thyroid hormones and fluoroquinolones.
Fenyulsom impractical simultaneously take adsorbents (e.g. Polyphepanum) or antacids that contain in their composition of magnesium salts, aluminum and calcium (eg Rennie, Maalox), as then decrease iron absorption. The interval between taking these drugs must be at least two hours.
We would like to warn that while taking the drugreleased urine may acquire a bright yellow color. Do not worry that it is an indicator of any pathology. This is normal because the body usually reacts to the reception of riboflavin (remember that it is a part of the capsules). During treatment should be prescribed by a doctor to be tested in the lab, there to monitor the performance of hemoglobin and iron levels in the blood.
About side effects
Sometimes during treatment Fenyulsom patients complain of:
- pain in the region where the stomach is placed;
- nausea or vomiting;
- constipation or diarrhea;
- iron taste in the mouth;
- allergic reactions.
If there are such phenomena, it is necessary to inform a doctor.
Of course, Fenyuls in capsule form - a positive drug. But and it means there are contraindications:
- hemochromatosis, hemosiderosis;
- aggravation of ulcers;
- Children up to age 12 years;
- hypersensitivity or idiosyncrasy of the components that are included in the product.
Although Fenyuls capsules dispensed from a pharmacy without a prescription, treatment with this drug protivoanemicheskim should be carried out under the supervision of a physician.