ATSTS during pregnancy

ATSTS during pregnancy - instructions for use, feedback

The active substance of the drug is the amino acid acetylcysteine, which has antioxidant and pneumoprotective effects.

Indications for the use of ATSTS

The administration of the drug is prescribed in the treatment of diseases (bacterial and viral) of the upper respiratory tract, in which viscous sputum is produced in the bronchi, which does not depart independently. Among these diseases are:

The drug ATSTS is a modern expectorant (mucolytic) agent. Its action is aimed at diluting hard-to-separate and thick sputum, as well as removing it from the respiratory tract.

The active substance of the drug is the amino acid acetylcysteine, which has antioxidant and pneumoprotective effects.

Indications for use ATSTS

Drug administration is prescribed for the treatment of diseases (bacterial and viral) of the upper respiratory tract, at which the formation of viscous sputum in the bronchi is observed, the departure of which does not occur independently. Among these diseases are:

  • chronic (including obstructive) and acute bronchitis;
  • tracheitis;
  • laryngitis;
  • sinusitis;
  • bronchial asthma;
  • bronchiectasis;
  • Pneumonia.

Release forms ATSTS

The preparation is issued in the form:

  • granules in bags;
  • effervescent tablets;
  • solution for intramuscular and intravenous injection.

Effervescent tablets come with different content of acetylcysteine: ATSTS 100 contains 100 mg of this active substance, ATSTS long - 600 mg (in one tablet). One packet with the granules of preparation ATSTS 200 contains 200 mg of acetylcysteine. As a tablet, and a bag of granules should be dissolved in 0. 5 cups of water and drink immediately. The drug is recommended after eating. Strengthen the effect of ATSTS help increased fluid intake.

ATSs in the form of a solution for intravenous injections should be administered slowly for 5 minutes (it is best to inject it with a dropper).

Side effects of ADC

Side effects from taking the drug are rare, but nevertheless among them emit vomiting, nausea, diarrhea, diarrhea, headaches, tinnitus, heart palpitations . There may be skin rashes, hives.

ATSTS during pregnancy

Admission of ATSTS during pregnancy is extremely rare and should occur only on strict indications under the supervision of the treating doctor. In no case should you start taking the drug yourself. The effect of ATSs on the fetus has not been sufficiently studied, so it is better to stop taking this medication when you are pregnant.

The use of ATS in pregnancy is advisable when the expected benefit from its administration is much higher than the possible harm.

Despite the fact that most patients tolerate the drug quite well, and the occurrence of side effects is extremely rare, yet, due to the lack of data on the safe admission of ACC in pregnancy, future mothers should abandon it, especially in cases , when it comes to the mild forms of diseases of the respiratory system. The attending physician, knowing about the "interesting" position of the patient, should offer her alternative safe medications. Health to you!

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