Application of iodomarin during pregnancy
So, the main role of iodine in the body is its participation in the formation of thyroid hormones, which, in turn, affect the proper development of the brain of the future baby. Thus, if the body of a pregnant woman lacks iodine, there is a risk of mental underdevelopment of the fetus. The most terrible consequence of iodine deficiency is a disease called cretinism. Besides, Iodine deficiency at the earliest stages of pregnancy can provoke miscarriage. To avoid all of the above unpleasant consequences, doctors strongly recommend taking Jodomarin.
Accordingly, if you are prescribed this drug, you should not abandon it. Moreover, we are happy to describe in detail its features and explain how to properly take it.
It is important to know that Iodomarin is prescribed not only during pregnancy. This drug is an excellent medicine for thyroid diseases. Iodine, which is part of it, is a vital element that supports the thyroid gland in its normal state.
We heard that there are hormones in the thyroid gland. Now, these hormones are called thyroid hormones and perform a number of vital functions. For example, with their help, there is a normal exchange of proteins, fats and carbohydrates in the body of each person. In addition, they play an important role in the brain, maintain the cardiovascular system, regulate the reproductive system and mammary glands, and, of course, affect the growth and fetal development of the fetus.
Thus, taking the drug Jodomarin, you make up for iodine deficiency in the body, and also minimize the risk of developing iodine deficiency disorders.
Iodomarine during pregnancy: instructions and dosage
As for the dosage of the drug Jodomarin, your physician should ideally determine the individual rate. However, very often there are cases, when the doctor does not specify the dose, and the question arises: how much Jodomarin should be taken and how often? The specialists have an answer to this question.
Since during pregnancy and lactation the need for iodine is increased, the dosage is 200 ?g / day. It is important to note that this drug is produced with a different content of iodine - 100 and 200 ?g each. Therefore, if you purchased "Jodomarin 100", then your rate will be 2 tablets per day. Take it after meals, with plenty of water.
Now let's talk about the characteristics of side effects and drug overdose. We will warn in advance that side effects are extremely rare and then, only in case of individual intolerance of the drug. Therefore, the risk of getting into this group of patients is 1 out of 100. In addition, Iodomarin in no way affects the ability to manage transport or other potentially hazardous activities.
In case of an overdose, the following symptoms are observed:
- staining the mucous membranes in brown;
- diarrhea, vomiting, abdominal pain;
- metallic taste in the mouth.
If you observe at least one of the symptoms, you should immediately stop taking the drug and immediately consult a doctor. However, we assure you that, given the recommended dose, namely 200 ?g / day. , the risk of overdose is minimized.
Therefore, when taking this medication, first of all, follow the doctor's instructions or read the instructions carefully, do not exceed the dose and be healthy!