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Allertec Bites (antazoline (antazoline sulphate) + naphazoline (nafazoline nitrate)) - skin spray, solution

The name of the preparation Character; dose; package Manufacturer Price 100% Price after refund In which pharmacy?
Allertec Bites skin spray, solution; 1 ml contains: 5 mg antazoline sulphate, 0.25 mg naphazoline nitrate; 30 ml Polfa Warsaw 16.26 Check

Note: reimbursed drug prices are in line with the regulations in force from July 1, 2018.

The preparation contains the substance:antazoline (antazoline sulphate) + naphazoline (nafazoline nitrate)

The drug is available without a prescription

What is Allertec Bites?

An antihistamine with antiallergic activity, additionally shrinking blood vessels.

What does Allertec contain and how does it work?

It is a combined preparation containing 2 active substances: antazoline and nafazoline. The action of both substances is added up. Antazoline blocks histamine type 1 (H1) receptors. In this way, it inhibits the action of histamine, a substance that causes allergic symptoms. Is the first generation antihistamine. Relieves allergic symptoms such as sneezing, runny nose, swelling and itching of mucous membranes. Nafazolina has sympathomimetic effects. Narrows blood vessels and reduces congestion of mucous membranes. The topical preparation on the skin brings relief after only a few minutes and its effect lasts for several hours.

When to use Allertec Bites?

The product is indicated for the treatment of skin irritation symptoms after insect bites.
The preparation works symptomatically and is intended for occasional use.

When not to use this preparation?

Unfortunately, even if there are indications to use the preparation, it can not always be used. You can not use the preparation if you are allergic (you are hypersensitive) to any of the ingredients or to imidazole derivatives.

Take special care with Allertec Bites?

Certain diseases and other circumstances may constitute a contraindication to use or indication to change the dosage of the preparation.
The product is intended only for external use, for topical application (in the place of the bite) to the skin. Protect eyes and mucous membranes against contact with the preparation.
Additional information about the other ingredients of the preparation:
- the preparation contains benzalkonium chloride as a preservative, which may cause irritation and skin reactions.
Does this preparation affect the ability to drive vehicles?
The preparation has no influence on the ability to drive vehicles and operate equipment / machines.

Dosage of the preparation Allertec Bites

The preparation is an aerosol for use on the skin. Use only externally. Do not exceed the recommended doses because it will not increase the effectiveness of the drug and may harm your health and life. If you have any doubts regarding the use of the preparation, consult a physician.
Spray on the skin in the place after an insect bite, no more frequently than every 4-6 hours.

Can you use Allertec Bites during pregnancy and breastfeeding?

During pregnancy, do not use any medicine without consulting your doctor!
It is very important that before using any medicine during pregnancy or breastfeeding, consult a physician and explain beyond any doubt the potential risks and benefits associated with the use of the drug.If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, please inform the doctor prescribing the prescription for this medicine.

Can I use other preparations in parallel?

Tell your doctor about all medicines you have recently taken, including those that are over the counter.
There are no known interactions of the preparation with other drugs.

What side effects can occur?

Like all medicines, Dermophenazol can cause side effects, although they will not occur in all patients who use this medicine. Remember that the expected benefits of using the drug are usually greater than the damage resulting from the occurrence of side effects.
Hypersensitivity reactions and skin irritation may occur. Systemic effects may rarely occur: headache, dizziness, nausea, excessive sweating.

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