"Monural" - analogs."Nolitsin" or "Monural" - what is better? Reviews
"Monural" is a strong antibacterial preparation of a wide spectrum of action. The goal of the lesion is urinary and genital tract infections. The tool has many positive reviews. A significant minus of the means is its price. She is from the detachment of "biting".Therefore, the article will tell about "Monural", analogues that correspond to the effectiveness of the drug, as well as about prices and reviews.
The second part of the article will be devoted to the preparation "Nolitsin".It is often mistakenly considered an analogue of "Monural".Why is it wrong? This you will find out below.
"Monural" is an antimicrobial drug( or simply put - antibiotic) of a wide spectrum of action. The main active ingredient - phosphomycin - affects most gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria( enterococci and streptococci, staphylococcus, including golden, klebsiella and proteus).
It kills these microorganisms and has a distinctive feature that increases its effectiveness. With a single intake of "Monural"( analogues of the drug below) in a high concentration is stored in the body for up to two days, which is enough for sterilization and purification of urine, and leads to recovery.
This antibiotic not only effectively fights pathogens, but also reduces their irritating effect on the epithelial tissues lining the organs of the genitourinary system, which almost immediately after administration reduces discomfort and pain.
"Monural"( analogues of the drug in the majority too) is available in the form of granules, in bags. Usually, one packet is enough for the course of treatment.
The active substance is rapidly absorbed by the gastrointestinal tract and is excreted by the kidneys almost unchanged.
Usually adults and children over 12 years of age, the drug is prescribed once - a packet per day. The granules are dissolved in a third of the water in a glass and drunk on an empty stomach, preferably after emptying the bladder.
The drug "Monural" is recommended for the treatment of such diseases:
- acute bacterial cystitis;
- chronic bacterial forms of cystitis with frequent relapses;
- asymptomatic bacterial infections in pregnant women, when the potential benefit of the drug exceeds the risk to the fetus;
- bacterial infections of the urinary tract in the postoperative period.
"Monural"( analogues, the price will be presented below), has successfully proved itself in the treatment of cystitis. This insidious disease can begin quite suddenly and not only cause discomfort and pain, but also disrupt all the plans of the sick person. In this case, the remedy very quickly suppresses the symptoms, relieves pain.
Contraindications and side effects of
"Monural"( analogs, reviews about the drug below) does not have many side effects. Contraindications to the use of the remedy are also minimal.
Individual intolerance to fosfomycin, allergic reactions to the substance are categorical contraindication to admission.
"Monural" is contraindicated in children under five years of age, since tests for this age have not yet been carried out.
Among the side effects the most frequent reaction is from the skin( rash and itching is possible), and from the gastrointestinal tract - nausea and heartburn.
The feedback on "Monural" in most cases is positive. Patients are satisfied with the effect of the drug. Basically, the remedy is an "ambulance" in the treatment of acute and chronic cystitis. The big advantage of it is also the form of release and one-time application for one course.
The agent acts rather gently on the body, without violating natural processes, and leads to dysbacteriosis only in rare cases.
"Monural": analogues of
An analogue is a remedy with a similar active ingredient and, accordingly, an international code. In this case, pharmaceutical preparations can differ significantly in the amount of the main component, dosage, form of release. Be sure to take this into account, acquiring the equivalent of the money you have written at your own risk. Sometimes the price of an analog does not justify an uncomfortable form or the worst stage of cleaning a product. At the same time, there are many analogues and generics of known drugs, in terms of quality, in no way inferior to the original.
"Monural" analogues in Ukraine has the following:
- "Fosmural".A remedy with a similar composition. Produced in India. The action and content in therapeutic doses in the body corresponds to the original product. The price is about 153 UAH.(505 rubles).
- "Phosphor".The drug is also available in granules. The price is 250 UAH.(830 rubles).To maintain therapeutic effect and cure, the drug is also delayed in the right amount in the body for up to two days, eliminating the pathogenic bacteria from the body.
The opinion that "Nolitsin" is a cheaper analog of "Monural", is mistaken. The agent has a wider range of effects.
Antibacterial drug with the active substance norfloxacin is intended for the treatment of urinary tract infections, genital infections, infections caused by gonococcal, bacterial invasions of the gastrointestinal tract, diarrhea of bacterial genesis.
Acts on the pathogenic microflora by inhibiting the synthesis of proteins, which in turn leads to the death of microorganisms.
Produced in the form of tablets.
Indications for use:
- Acute uncomplicated cystitis.
- Chronic bacterial cystitis.
- Chronic urinary tract infections with frequent relapses. Acute uncomplicated gonococcal infection.
- Prevention of sepsis in patients with agranulocytosis( abnormal reduction of leukocytes in the blood, which leads to increased vulnerability to bacteria and, accordingly, infections).
Contraindications and side effects of Nolicin
Contraindications to taking Nolitsin are pregnancy and breastfeeding, children under 18 years of age, individual sensitivity and intolerance to the main active ingredient or constituents.
Among the side effects of the drug may be nausea, vomiting, anorexia, anorexia, a stool. The liver, in turn, can respond to taking the drug by increasing enzyme activity.
From the nervous system side, sleep disturbance, depression, irritability and hallucinations are possible. Also, there is a possibility of a significant reduction in blood pressure, so the drug is not recommended for hypotension.
"Nolitsin" or "Monural"?
Sometimes a wide choice of pharmaceuticals causes confusion in the average consumer. If you make a choice in favor of one of these drugs, then there are several factors to consider.
- "Nolicin" has more side effects than "Monural".It is more aggressive on the microflora.
- "Nolitsin" is contraindicated to hypotension.
- "Monural" has a narrower range of effects.
In which cases should you give preference to "Monural"?In the treatment of cystitis, the drug has proven itself, it gently affects the body and is highly effective.
The effect of "Nolycin" in the treatment of this disease is also proved, but with a ratio of positive and side effects, it is more appropriate to use "Monural".
If it is a question of more serious infections, for example, gonococcal or bacterial infections of the digestive tract, then, in spite of side effects, it is worth giving preference to "Nolitcin", since it is more effective in this case.