The drug "Askorutin" during pregnancy: instructions for use
“Ascorutin” is a drug that is available in pill form. They have a sour taste. The composition contains rutin and ascorbic acid. The drug is designed to compensate for the deficiency of vitamins C and P, which are required for active participation in recovery reactions. In addition, these elements have antioxidant properties and help strengthen the walls of blood vessels.
Why take the drug “Askorutin” during pregnancy
He is appointed to prevent hypovitaminosis, in the treatment of diseases during which vascular permeability is disturbed. This drug increases immunity to infectious diseases and is considered an excellent prevention of influenza and other respiratory diseases. It also successfully fights with increased tearing, runny nose and is able to restore damaged capillaries.Another drug “Ascorutin” during pregnancy increases the absorption of iron, so you need to be careful while taking iron preparations. Due to prophylactic use, the occurrence of spider veins, hemorrhoidal lumps and varicose veins can be avoided.
Drug “Askorutin”. Instructions for pregnancy
Taking this medication when carrying a child is risky, so you cannot prescribe it yourself without consulting a doctor. Treatment is carried out only under the close supervision of a medical professional. The drug should not drink tea, juices, coffee and other similar beverages. The standard dosage of vitamins “Askorutin” during pregnancy - twice a day, one tablet. The course of treatment lasts for one month, the decision on its extension is taken only by a medical professional according to certain indications. It is worth remembering that this is a standard dosage, and an individual may be prescribed by a doctor, depending on the course of pregnancy and state of health. But in the first trimester, the vitamins “Askorutin” are not recommended.
Contraindications and side effects
You can not combine the intake of this drug with other food additives and vitamin-mineral complexes that contain ascorbic acid. Otherwise, there may be an overabundance of this vitamin, which is no less dangerous than its deficiency. The drug “Ascorutin” is not prescribed during pregnancy, if there are tendencies to thrombophlebitis, diabetes mellitus, thrombosis, and hypersensitivity to the components that are part of the drug. Contraindications are urolithiasis and kidney disease. Possible side effects: headache, nausea, diarrhea, stomach cramps, vomiting, allergic reactions, increased blood pressure. You should not start taking the drug “Ascorutin” during pregnancy, if a friend uses it, and he helps her. It is also undesirable to rely on the advice of a pharmacist at the pharmacy. This medication is prescribed only by a doctor, otherwise you can harm both your body and the unborn baby.