Suspension Enterofuril for children: instructions for use, indications and contraindications
Enterofuryl; a drug that belongs to the group of intestinal antiseptics. It destroys bacteria and pathogenic flora, eliminating diarrhea of infectious origin.
Unlike sorbents, which only remove bacteria, viruses and products of their vital activity from the body, Enterofuril disastrously affects pathogenic microorganisms, destroying them and preventing further reproduction.
Children Enterofuril is prescribed for intestinal infections of bacterial origin, accompanied by diarrhea and intoxication.
Children younger than 7 years of age should be given the drug in the form of a suspension, since the capsules are too large, and the risk of choking when they are taken is high enough.
Let’s carefully study the instructions for the use of Enterofuril suspension for children: what is the dosage of the drug, the price, indications and contraindications that parents say in their responses about a child’s medicine.
The active substance of the drug is nifuroxazide. 5 ml of the suspension contains 200 mg of nifuroxazide. This dosage is enough to stop acute diarrhea and provide a bactericidal and antibacterial effect.
Many mothers are afraid to give the child Enterofuril, because in its composition (in suspension) there is alcohol (96%) and a strong banana flavor.
These substances do not really benefit the child, but subject to the observance of therapeutic doses and recommendations for admission the drug does not have systemic effects on the body and does not affect the health of the baby, while being one of the most effective drugs for the treatment of intestinal flu in young children.
The preparation in the form of a suspension is thick yellow syrup with a bright banana smell.
The suspension is poured into bottles of dark medical glass with a volume of 90 ml. The kit contains a measuring spoon and instructions for use.
Enterofuril belongs to antimicrobial drugs of strong action, so You can not assign it yourself, especially if the child is under 12 months old.
Indications for the use of the suspension may be:
Anna Kolomeitseva, 32 years old: I have two children, one of whom constantly suffers from intestinal infections (this is such a weak intestine). Both I treat with Enterofuril. Perfectly helps and easily tolerated.
Alexandra Zubova, 24 years old: Often I take Enterofuril when there is acute diarrhea.
When the child was born, I immediately bought this drug just in case, so that if necessary, you can quickly provide the baby the necessary assistance.
Valentin Dolotov, 29 years old: Four months ago we had a son, and it so happened that at 2 months he had staphylococcus in his feces. The pediatrician prescribed Enterofuril in the form of a suspension.
It smells, of course, very much, at first they were afraid to give, but everything went well, and the child quickly recovered.
Subject to compliance with the instructions, diarrhea in children stops on the 2-3 day of use, while negative reactions to the drug are extremely rare.
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