Thymalin instruction

Thymalin®

Dosage Form: Lyophilisate
Structure: In a 1 fl.:
Active ingredient: thymus extract (from the thymus of the calf and the young cattle up to 1 y.o.) - 10 mg;
Excipients: glycine - 20 mg
Description:

Lyophilised cake in the form of tablets, lumps, plates or powder of white or white with a yellowish tint color.

Pharmacological classification: immunomodulator

ATC code:  L03AX
Pharmacological action:

immunomodulatory agent.

 

Pharmacodynamics

Repairs immunologic responsiveness (regulates the amount and ratio of T- and B-lymphocytes and their subpopulations, stimulates the cell immune response, enhances phagocytosis), stimulates regeneration and hematopoiesis in case of suppression, and improves the cellular metabolism.

Indications

Immunodeficiency in adults and children (from 6 months to 14 years) in case of the following diseases and conditions:

  • Infectious purulent and septic processes;
  • Persistent impairment of the thymus function (X-ray sickness, thymus tumors, surgical removal of the thymus);
  • Acute and chronic viral and bacterial infections;
  • Impairment of regenerative processes;
  • Immunodepression and inhibition of the blood formation after the chemotherapy or the X-ray therapy in cancer patients.

Contraindications

  • Idiosyncrasy;
  • Pregnancy;
  • Lactation period.

Side effects

Allergic response.

Dosage and administration

I.M. The contents of the vial are dissolved in 1-2 ml of isotonic sodium chloride solution before injection. The drug is administered every day intramuscularly in the following doses: for adults, 5–20 mg (30–100 mg per course), for children up to 1 y.o., 1 mg; 1-3 y.o.—1.5–2 mg; 4-6 y.o.— 2-3 mg; 7-14 y.o.— 3-5 mg for 3-10 days, depending on the severity of immunity disorders. If necessary, the course can be repeated (after 1 to 6 months).

For prophylactic purposes, the drug is prescribed intramuscularly every day, for adults 5–10 mg, for children 1–5 mg for 3–5 days.

Precaution

Influence on the ability to drive vehicles and operate mechanisms. No adverse effects on the ability to drive vehicles and operate mechanisms were recorded.

Drug form

Lyophilisate for a solution for the intramuscular administration, 10 mg. 10 mg of active ingredient in glass bottles with a capacity of 5 ml, corked with medical rubber stoppers, rolled in aluminum caps or crimped combined caps from aluminum with a plastic cap.

5 or 10 fl. with the PVC film insert placed in a pack made of cardboard.

Manufacturer

The legal entity in the name of which the registration certificate has been issued / organization accepting the claims: Samson-Med LLC. 13 Moskovskoe shosse,
St. Petersburg, Russian Federation, 196158.

Tel.: (812) 326-36-44; fax: (812) 702-45-91.

Hotline: 8-800-1000-554 (a call within Russia is free of charge).

Storage conditions of Timalin®

Keep in a dark place, at temperatures below 20°C.

Keep out of reach of children.

Shelf life of Timalin®

3 years.

Do not use beyond the expiration date.