ARBIDOL ® (Umifenovir)

Clear

Buy more, get it as low as

AUTHENTIC PRODUCTS

Only original pharmaceutical products that passed 3 stages of clinical trials.

GMP QUALITY

Our products are produced on GMP or state licensed factories.

10% CRYPTO DISCOUNT

10% discount for paying in BTC or other cryptocurrency.

PAYMENT BY CARD

Convenient Payment by Visa or MasterCard.

GUARANTEED DELIVERY

Guaranteed delivery times and clear Reshipment & Refund Rules.

PROMPT SHIPPING

Different shipping methods and same or next day shipping.

National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China has selected Umifenovir (ARBIDOL) as a medication to treat coronavirus 2019-nCoV. There are also a number of studies showing its effectiveness against ARVI and influenza.

Read more in this blog post: China is Testing Russian Medications to Fight Coronavirus. You will find a bunch of useful information and links about Arbidol there.

Arbidol hydrochloride is a broad-spectrum antiviral drug of various uses, which is most often used in the treatment of influenza A and B infections (including swine and avian) and other ARVI and rotavirus pathogens. The drug inhibits fusion between the viral capsid and the cell membrane of the target cell. This prevents viral entry to the target cell and therefore protects it from infection.

Arbidol was developed in the USSR by a team of scientists from All-Union Scientific Research Chemical-Pharmaceutical Institute, Institute of Medical Radiology of USSR Academy of Medical Sciences, and Leningrad Bacteriological and Diagnostic Institute. The international nonproprietary name is Umifenovir. The tests conducted in the USSR and later in Russia showed that the drug has significant antiviral effects; for instance, in a direct comparison with Tamiflu, Arbidol was shown to achieve a similar efficiency both in vitro and in a clinical setting.

Arbidol reduces the severity of influenza and ARVI and minimizes the incidence of complications. Prophylactic administration significantly reduces the risk of infection in case of contact with a patient with influenza or ARVI. Arbidol exhibits modulatory effects on the immune system. The drug stimulates a humoral immune response (the growth of T-cells, T-helpers, and NK cells), induces interferon-production, and stimulates the phagocytic function of macrophages. The drug has also been investigated as a candidate drug for the treatment of hepatitis C.

Arbidol hydrochloride is a low-toxic drug and has almost no side effects. It is quickly absorbed and distributed to the organs and tissues of the body. Then, it is metabolized in the liver.

Indications (off-label):

  • Prevention and treatment of influenza A and B infections and ARVI;
  • As part of the complex therapy of recurrent herpetic infection;
  • Prevention of postoperative infectious complications;
  • As a part of the complex therapy of rotavirus infections.

 

Produced by OTCPharm, Russia.


Legal Disclaimer
This product has not been approved by the US FDA. All statements on this page are for informational purposes only and have not been evaluated by the US FDA.
This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. See more

Contents

Hard gelatin capsules. In 1 capsule:

Active ingredient: Umifenovir 100 mg;
Inactive ingredients: potato starch 30.14 mg, microcrystalline cellulose 55.76 mg, fumed silica 2 mg, povidone K 25 10.1 mg, calcium stearate 2 mg.

Dosage and administration

To be administered orally, before meals.

For children aged 6–12, Arbidol single dosage is 100 mg (1 capsule).
For adults and children from 12 years, Arbidol single dosage is 200 mg (2 capsules).

Recommendations for the treatment of ARVI and influenza: take one single dose 4 times a day (every 6 hours) for 5 days in a row. For adults, a treatment course may take 4 boxes of 10 pills x 100 mg.

Contraindications

Hypersensitivity to umifenovir and other components of the drug, children under 6 years, pregnancy, lactation.

Side effects

Allergic response.

Drug interaction

No significant drug interactions were registered.

Storage conditions

Store at a temperature not higher than 25°C. Keep out of the reach of children.

Manufacturer

OTCPharm, Russia.

OFFICIAL INSTRUCTION

  1. Liu et al (2013) Antiviral and anti-inflammatory activity of arbidol hydrochloride in influenza A (H1N1) virus infection https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4003028/
  2. Leneva et al (2014) Umifenovir (Arbidol) efficacy in experimental mixed viral and bacterial pneumonia of mice https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25975111
  3.  Kiselev et al (2015) Clinical efficacy of arbidol (umifenovir) in the therapy of influenza in adults: preliminary results of the multicenter double-blind randomized placebo-controlled study ARBITR https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25823275
  4. Leneva et al  (2016) Virus susceptibility and clinical effectiveness of anti-influenza drugs during the 2010-2011 influenza season in Russia https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26775570
  5. Popov et al (2017) Time course of changes in cytokines (IFN-γ, IFN-α, IL-18, TNF-α) in the treatment of moderate influenza A (H1N1) pdm09 (2013-2016) with oseltamivir (Tamiflu) and umifenovir (Arbidol) alone and in combination with Kagocel https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29171473
  6. Bulgakova et al (2017) Pharmacoepidemiological study of the course of influenza and other acute respiratory viral infections in risk groups https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28252630
  7. Zhang et al (2017) Umifenovir effectively inhibits IL-10 dependent persistent Coxsackie B4 virus infection https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28263801
  8. Fink et al (2018) The Antiviral Drug Arbidol Inhibits Zika Virus https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29895962
  9. Haviernik et al (2018) Arbidol (Umifenovir): A Broad-Spectrum Antiviral Drug That Inhibits Medically Important Arthropod-Borne Flaviviruses https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/29642580
  10. Pshenichnaya et al (2019) Clinical efficacy of umifenovir in influenza and ARVI (study ARBITR) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31094461
  11. Leneva et al (2019) Umifenovir susceptibility monitoring and characterization of influenza viruses isolated during ARBITR clinical study https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/30431664

Related products

Thymalin® is a polypeptide preparation containing an extract of cattle thymus. It is a natural immunostimulant used in case of immunosuppression of any origin. It is compatible with antiviral medications. Thymalin is reported to speed up the recovery process, restore the immune system and reduce possible complications. Buy Thymalin with fast US domestic shipping.

CYCLOFERON ®

$20.00$35.00

CYCLOFERON ®

$20.00$35.00

Cycloferon® is an antiviral and immunomodulating drug. It has been used in the pharmacological practice since 1992. The active ingredient is meglumine acridone acetate, which is effective against viruses, bacteria and fungi. Its effectiveness and safety have been confirmed in multicenter randomized clinical, pharmacoeconomic, and post-registration studies. Fast US domestic shipping is available.

NALTREXONE

$7.00$50.00

NALTREXONE

$7.00$50.00

Naltrexone® is an opioid antagonist. It is primarily used to manage alcohol or opioid dependence. It reduces the effect of opioid analgesics and eliminates side effects of opioids (including endogenous ones). In alcoholism, it binds to opioid receptors and blocks the effects of endorphins. Low dose of Naltrexone (LDN) is recommended by some doctors for the use in HIV/AIDS, cancer, autoimmune diseases, and central nervous system disorders. Fast US domestic shipping is available.

ISOPRINOSINE

$35.00$40.00

ISOPRINOSINE

$35.00$40.00

Isoprinosine® is a synthetic antiviral compound formed from purine. Isoprinosine inhibits RNA in the nucleus of a bacterial microorganism. The drug is known to block enzyme bonds and inhibit the synthesis of the virus. Today it is used in Europe and other countries as a treatment for viral diseases including herpes, influenza, and viral hepatitis. Fast US domestic shipping is available.