Meditonsin® is a homeopathic remedy for colds. It is pharmacy-only, but not prescription-only, so it is available in pharmacies without a prescription.
Meditonsin® is a homeopathic tri-complex of the three natural, complementary active ingredients: Aconitinum, Atropinum sulfuricum and Mercurius cyanatus.
Mechanism of action
Meditonsin® contains the three active ingredients mentioned above. Each of them has its effect on the body:
- Aconitium helps with highly acute inflammations that are accompanied by a sudden violent onset of the disease.
- Atropinum sulfuricum D5 is the active ingredient against febrile infections and acute inflammations with throat and swallowing problems and dryness cough should help.
- Mercurius cyanatus D8 has a soothing effect on inflammatory processes of the throat, Larynx and sinus, with an incipient suppuration and swelling of the Lymph nodes accompanied.
Meditonsin® should undiluted as drops and taken with or without meals. Best to at the first sign of a cold start taking the drug.
If there is no improvement after more than a week, you should consult a doctor. Adults and children over the age of twelve can take up to five drops six times a day to take in. Children under twelve to six years are allowed One to two drops six times a day take in. For infants and children under one year of age, a doctor should be consulted. The maximum dose for infants is four times one drop and six times one drop for children over the age of one Meditonsin®.
The application area of Meditonsin® includes:
- Inflammation of the mouth and throat
- Sinus infection.
If the symptoms do not improve after three days, or you even feel worse, please consult your doctor.
As with other medicines, there is also with Meditonsin® Contraindications, which exclude the use of Meditonsin®: Hypersensitivity to meditonsin® or other components of the homeopathic medicine and if you at Alcohol addiction Suffer. In Meditonsin® drops are 6% alcohol by volume contain.
Meditonsin® can be taken under certain circumstances, but it is special care required.
Caution should be exercised when using:
- emerging or unclear, persistent complaints
- with shortness of breath or fever.
If any of the above symptoms occur, please contact your doctor. Children under seven months should not receive Meditonsin® because there is insufficient documented experience. As already mentioned above, children between seven months and one year should consult their doctor before taking Meditonsin®.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding please discuss this with the attending doctor. Meditonsin® does not actually show any effects, but it did not scientifically documented. Even if Meditonsin® contains a small amount of alcohol, that is Driving and using machines permitted.
If you experience any of the following side effects while being treated with Meditonsin®, discontinue the drug immediately and see a doctor. Like all medicines, a homeopathic drug can have certain side effects, but not everybody gets them.
Possible side effects are:
- increased salivation
- Hypersensitivity reaction with itching and rash
- Initial aggravation (i.e. the existing symptoms of the disease worsen when taking the drug).
If you experience one or more of the above side effects, you should Discontinue Meditonsin® and consult a doctor or pharmacist.
In case you are taking other medicines or have recently taken it, your doctor must be informed, as there can always be drug interactions, even if Meditonsin® is a non-prescription homeopathic drug acts. There are currently no interactions with others Medication known.