From Big Medical Encyclopedia

APILAK (Apilacum) — biogenic stimulator. Nonvolatile solid from a native uterine milk — a secret of allotrofichesky glands of working bees.

And. has tonic, trophic and anti-spastic effect.

Drug is used at hypotonia, disturbance of food at the recovering, neurotic frustration, disturbance of a lactation in the puerperal period / at seborrhea of face skin, at a hypotrophy and anorexia at children chest and babyhood. To newborn children drug is appointed in the form of candles on 0,0025 g (to children is more senior than 1 month — on 0,005 g) by 3 times a day. A course of treatment — 7 — 15 days. Adults accept on one tablet (0,01 g) under language 3 times a day within 10 — 15 days. At seborrhea of face skin apply the creams containing 0,6% And. At the increased individual sensitivity to drug there can be a sleep disorder; in this case reduce a dose or cancel drug.

And. it is contraindicated at an addisonovy disease.

Forms of release: tablets on 0,01 g and powder with a filler, 1 g to-rogo contains 0,07 g of drug. Keep in the dry, protected from light place, in banks with ground stoppers, at a temperature not over 8 °.

See also Biogenic stimulators .

V. V. Parin.