GENFERON – is a combined drug the composition of which includes recombinant human interferon alpha-2b, benzocaine and taurine. Genferon is used as a part of complex therapy for infectious and inflammatory diseases of the urogenital tract in adults: mycoplasma, ureaplasma, chlamydia, genital herpes, vaginal candida, chronic hepatitis C, chronic hepatitis B, hairy cell leukemia, Behçet’s disease, chronic myelogenous leukemia, multiple myeloma, follicular lymphoma, carcinoid tumor, mastocytosis and malignant melanoma.
Wide range of indications, including viral, bacterial infections and cancers.
Acute bronchitis in adults.
Chronic recurrent cystitis of bacterial etiology in adults.
Chronic endometritis in adults.
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Interferon alfa-2b has an antiviral, immunomodulatory, antiproliferative and antibacterial effect.
The antiviral effect is mediated by the activation of a number of intracellular enzymes that inhibit virus replication. The immunomodulatory effect is manifested, first of all, by the enhancement of cell-mediated reactions of the immune system, which increases the efficiency of the immune response against viruses, intracellular parasites and cells that underwent tumor transformation.
This is achieved through the activation of CD8 + T-killers, NK cells (natural killers), increased differentiation of B-lymphocytes and their production of antibodies, activation of the monocyte-macrophage system and phagocytosis, as well as increased expression of molecules of the main histocompatibility complex of type I, which increases the likelihood recognition of infected cells by cells of the immune system.
Activation of leukocytes contained in all layers of the mucous membrane under the influence of interferon ensures their active participation in the elimination of pathological foci; in addition, due to the influence of interferon, the production of secretory immunoglobulin A is restored. The antibacterial effect is mediated by reactions of the immune system enhanced by the influence of interferon.
Taurine contributes to the normalization of metabolic processes and tissue regeneration, has a membrane-stabilizing and immunomodulating effect. Being a strong antioxidant, taurine directly interacts with reactive oxygen species, the excessive accumulation of which contributes to the development of pathological processes.
Taurine helps preserve the biological activity of interferon, enhancing the therapeutic effect of the drug.
Intranasal spray – 50 000 IU + 1 mg (taurine) per dose, 100 doses per flacon.
The drug is administered intranasally by aerosol administration of 1 dose (1 dose = 1 short press on the dispenser).
At the first signs of the disease, Genferon® Light spray is administered intranasally for 5 days at a single dose (one press on the dispenser) in each nasal passage 3 times a day (one dose is approximately 50 000 IU of interferon alfa, daily should not exceed 500 000 IU). In contact with a patient with acute respiratory viral infections and / or with hypothermia, the drug is administered according to the specified scheme 2 times a day for 5-7 days. If necessary, preventive courses are repeated.
To prevent urogenital reinfection, it is recommended to consider the simultaneous treatment of a sexual partner.
The use of the drug during menstruation is allowed.
Genferon does not affect the execution of potentially hazardous activities that require special attention and quick reactions (driving vehicles, machinery, etc.).
Dot use for children younger than 5 years old.
The drug is stored in a dark place at a temperature of 2-10 degrees Celcius. Keep away from direct