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Studying of the herbal drug «Bronchipret» effectiveness in an acute uncomplicated bronchitis monotherapy among children

SOVREMENNAYA PEDIATRIYA.2014.4(60):8488; doi 10.15574/SP.2014.60.84 

Studying of the herbal drug «Bronchipret» effectiveness in an acute uncomplicated bronchitis monotherapy among children

Marushko Y. V., Gishchak T.V., Lysovets A. V., Myka M. Y. 
The National Medical University named after A.A. Bogomolets, Kiev, Ukraine

Purpose. Studying of the effectiveness application the phytomedication «Bronchipret» in an acute uncomplicated bronchitis monotherapy in a pediatric practice.

Patients and methods. There were 50 children aged from 6–12 years under the observation with in an acute uncomplicated bronchitis who were hospitalized not later than the third day of the disease onset. All of them were conducted with the general clinical (if necessary — X-ray) examination. The treatment was carried out in accordance with the protocol and as an expectorant it was Bronchipret appointed according to the age dosage. The children condition was accepted on the very moment of their hospitalization and in the treatment dynamic on 3, 5, 7 and 10 days.

Results. Bronchipret insertion in the complex treatment of an acute uncomplicated bronchitis led to the bronchial secretions rarefaction and its relief on the third day from the therapy start. It was shown in the decreasing of the cough intensity, its transition from the dry wheezes to the wet having the lungs auscultation.Most children under the treatment influence had the cough disappearing before 7–10 day of the therapy. During the Bronchipret treatment in any case there was no acute bronchitis complications. The drug showed a good safety profile.

Conlusion. A high efficiency and safety allows to use Bronchipret in a pediatric practice.

Key words: Bronchipret,children,an acute bronchitis

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