The medicine "Asparkam" belongs to the categorymedicines that are designed to regulate metabolic processes. The active components of the drug include magnesium and potassium, which easily pass through the cell membranes.
Instructions for the use of "Asparkam"that the medicine is used to normalize the reflexes of muscle tissue, the regulation of the heart rhythm. The medicine is produced in the form of tablets and injections. Analogues include preparations "Panangin" and "Asparaginat" of potassium and magnesium.
Indications and contraindications
The instruction on the application of "Asparkam" explains,that this medication is prescribed as a part of complex treatment, and as a monotherapy. Characteristics of the drug can be used for insufficiency in the body of potassium and magnesium, which arose, for example, as a result of taking diuretics. In addition, the drug is used for heart rhythm disorders and other pathologies, for prevention and as a rehabilitation in infarctions. Before taking "Asparks", you should consult a doctor. It is forbidden to use the medicine for the delay of potassium as a result of renal failure, dehydration, cardiac conduction dysfunction. You can not take tablets with myasthenia graham, red blood cell disintegration, shock. For breastfeeding and pregnant patients, the medicine should be used with caution.
Side effect and overdose
Many patients consider the drug harmlessmeans and treat the treatment quite negligently. However, this attitude towards therapy is fraught with side effects and aggressive adaptation in the body. The instructions for using Asparkam explain that the medication should not be taken for self-treatment, as the risk of negative reactions and overdose increases. With improper use of the drug, there may be a different intensity of digestive disorders, a disorder of the heart rhythm and irritation of the artery walls. Excessive medication can cause imbalance and conduction disorders in the heart rhythm. In case of an overdose, symptoms such as redness of the skin of the face, numbness of the extremities, insuperable thirst, unreasonable convulsions, drowsiness, pressure jumps, palpitation, weakening of breathing and even coma.
The medicine "Asparkam": instruction, price
Adults are recommended to take two pillsthree times a day. The duration of therapy is 1 month. Intravenous solution is administered for five days twice a day for 20 ml. In general, the dosage is determined in each individual case and depends on the degree of hypokalemia. The drug is not compatible with all drugs. So, the instruction on the application of Asparkam informs that with the simultaneous administration of ACE inhibitors and potassium-sparing diuretics, the risk of hyperkalemia significantly increases. You can not quickly inject a medicine into a vein, because there may be an exacerbation of the same hyperkalemia. The cost of tablets is 21 rubles, of injections - 97 rubles.</ p>