Ammifurin

Ammifurin (Ammifurinum; list B) - a means of promoting education in the skin pigment melanin the irradiation of ultraviolet rays, which helps to restore skin pigmentation (photosensitizing agent). It is administered internally and topically for vitiligo. Dosage form: tablets of 0.02 g; 2% solution in a mixture of alcohol and acetone.

Ammifurin (Ammifurinum) - a mixture of two forocasinoonline and bergapten, extracted from the seeds of plants Ammi large (Ammi majus L.) SEM. Umbelliferae. Also, as berksan (see), ammifurin education increases in the skin when exposed to ultraviolet rays of the pigment melanin. Is used to restore skin pigmentation in vitiligo (in combination with UV radiation), as well as for treatment of alopecia baldness. Assign into tablets of 0.02 g (1 to 4 tablets for 4, 3, 2 and 1 hour before irradiation). The course of treatment consisting of 4 to 6 cycles intermittently for 15-20 days, appoint 250-300 tablets. Ammifurin is also used externally in the form of 2 and 1% solution for circulation in the lesions. Contraindications with hypertension, tuberculosis, thyroid disease, liver disease, kidney, heart, Central nervous system.
Not recommended to appoint A. children under the age of 5 years and people older than 50 years. Application A. if excessive ultraviolet radiation can cause bullous dermatitis. Possible side effects: headache, palpitations, pain in the heart, diarrhoea disorders. The form of tablets of 0.02 g, 2% solution in a mixture of alcohol and acetone. Store in a cool, dark place.