Systemic antiviral drugs. Cyclic amines
Rimantadine hydrochloride is a derivative of amantadine and has a pronounced antiviral activity. It is effective against different type A influenza viruses and has an anti-toxic effect on influenza caused by type B virus.
Early treatment of disease caused by type A influenza viruses in adults and children over 10 years old.
Prevention of type A influenza during an epidemic in adults and children over 10 years old.
The tablets should be taken orally after meals with water.
The use of the medicine should begin as soon as possible, immediately after the first symptoms of influenza. The therapeutic effect is more pronounced if the administration of the medicine is started within the first 48 hours after the first influenza symptoms appear.
Treatment in influenza: for adults and children over 10 years old: 100 mg (2 tablets) 2 times per day.