Oletetrin (Oletetrinum; list B) is a combined preparation consisting of 1 part oleandomitsina (see) and 2 parts of tetracycline (see). Apply oletetrin for the treatment of infectious diseases that are not susceptible to the effects of other antibiotics (staphylococcal pneumonia, meningitis, sepsis, erysipelas, angina, urinary tract infections, peritonitis, dysentery, ricketsiosis, Salmonella and other). Assign inside of 0.25 g 4-6 times a day. The highest daily dose of 2 G. the Course of treatment lasts from 5 to 14 days. Possible complications: nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, allergic rash. Oletetrin is not suitable for high sensitivity to antibiotics, severe liver disease, cardiovascular insufficiency. The form of release: tablets on 0,125 g (125,000 U) and 0.25 g (250,000 U). Cm. also Antibiotics.

Oletetrin combined product mix synergize existing antibiotics: oleandomitsina (see) - 1 part and tetracycline (see 2 parts).
Oletetrin effective against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, protozoa, ricketsi, major viruses. Used in the treatment of pneumonia, multiple bronchiectasis, various septic and inflammatory processes, amoebic and bacillary dysentery, infections urinary tract, brucellosis, ricketsiosis and can be used to fight against diphtheria hosting. Oletetrin recommended in cases of diseases caused by microorganisms that are resistant to other antibiotics.
Inside the Acting is administered in tablet form with the content of 125 or 250 000 000 IU; single dose for adults is 250 000 IU; daily - 1 000 000-1 500 000 IU; highest daily - 2 000 000 IU. Children daily dose is prescribed depending on body weight. The drug is administered in equal doses 4-6 times a day; treatment 5-14 days. When adverse events (nausea, vomiting, stomatitis, allergic rash)
it is necessary to reduce the dose or temporarily discontinue treatment.
The form of release: tablets of 125 000 and 250 000 UNITS. Analogue oletetrina produced abroad, is signalizing (Sigmamycin). Inside, he was appointed in the same doses as O. in Addition, signalizing applied intramuscularly (100 000 IU 2-3 times a day) and intravenous (250 000 - 500 000 UNITS, 2 times a day). Cm. also Antibiotics.