a substance consisting of dried viable cells of Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus strain 51 (LB-51) - at least 1 · 102 (the number of live lactobacilli) 1,575 g
protein from 25 to 35% (in terms of total nitrogen - from 4 to 5.6%); lactic acid from 6.3 to 12.6%;
sucrose - not more than 0.9 g;
magnesium stearate - 0.025 g
The effect of the drug is provided by the presence of Lactobacillus bulgaris and biologically active products of their vital activity (lactic and malic acid, nucleic acids, a number of alpha amino acids, polypeptides and polysaccharides), as well as a high content of proteins (25-30%), which have a protective effect on the mucous membrane GIT, stimulating the regeneration processes in the mucous membrane of the stomach and duodenum.
The drug also has analgesic and antacid effects due to the buffering properties of the protein that is part of the drug.
- acute and chronic gastritis;
- increased acidity of gastric juice;
- peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum in children from 3 years of age and adults.
- As a prophylactic:
- during and after treatment with drugs that irritate the digestive tract;
- when using food that causes an increase in the acidity of gastric juice;
- after alcohol and tobacco abuse.
Hypersensitivity to the components of the drug Gastrofarm.
Not installed. The drug is harmless, non-toxic and does not adversely affect drivers of vehicles.
Gastrofarm® can be used with all other medicines.
How to take, course of administration and dosage
Inside, 30 minutes before a meal, chewing with a small amount of water or pre-crushing and mixing with a small amount of boiled water at room temperature.
As a therapeutic agent: in the treatment of acute and chronic gastritis and increased acidity of gastric juice, adults - 1-2 tablets, children from 3 to 12 years old - 1/2 tablet, from 12 to 18 years old - 1 tablet 3 times a day within 30 days.
With acute gastritis and insufficient effect, the daily dose can be increased by 2 times.
The effect of treatment usually occurs at the end of the first week.
In the treatment of peptic ulcer of the stomach and duodenum for adults, 3-4 tablets 3 times a day for 30 days.
As a prophylactic: 1-2 tablets 3 times a day for 15 days, in cases of alcohol or tobacco abuse - 1-2 tablets 2-3 times a day.
The content of 0.9 g of sugar in one tablet should be taken into account when prescribing the drug to patients with diabetes mellitus.
The drug is unsuitable for use:
- with broken packaging;
- with fuzzy marking;
- when changing the appearance.