Smecta Orange Flavor Acute Chronic Diarrhoea Adult Children 10 sachets Diarrhea Apical Pole

$49.99

Smecta x10 sachets Acute & Chronic Diarrhoea, loose stools, Adult & Children  

SMECTA is a non-systemic gastrointestinal tract muco-protective agent which interacts with mucus molecules, to strengthen the mucosal barrier and protect the apical pole of the enterocytes and tight junctions against bacteria and toxin present within the lumen.

  • Significantly shortens duration and reduces frequency of diarrhea in children and adults
  • Eeduces the costs of treating gastroenteritis. 
  • Is presented in powder form, provides fast onset of action. 
  • Alleviates painful symptoms caused by abnormal bowel motions.
  • Has high safety profile with no systemic side effects




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Description

SMECTA antidiarrhoeal properties involved two mechanisms: adsorption of toxin, bacteria and viruses and reinforces the intestinal mucus barrier, a pharmacological effect that is likely to be related to the clinically observed reduction in duration of acute diarrhea.




DIRECTIONS: Children Under 1 year old: 1 sache per 24 hours dissolved in 100ml of liquid (i.e. milk, juice, tea, water).

1 – 2 years old: 1 to 2 sachets in a 24 hour period.

2 years and up: 2 to 3 searches in a 24 hour period.

ADULTS: 3 Saches per day in 100ml of liquid. In case of severe diarrhea, you may double the first dose (i.e. 2 sachets in 100ml of liquid)

Interestingly, dioctahedral smectite has been shown to have a specific binding activity for rotavirus, one of the main causes of diarrhea in children.

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