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from 87 rub.

Алпизариновая мазьAlpizarin – medicine of antiviral action.

Form of release and structure

Alpizarin release in a look:

  • Light yellow homogeneous ointment for external use with contents on 100 g of ointment 2 or 5 of of active ingredient and an auxiliary component – medical vaseline. In tubas aluminum or banks on 10 g and 20 g;
  • The tablets containing 100 mg of active ingredient and auxiliary components – sugar milk, potato starch, calcium stearate. On 10-30 pieces in packaging.

Active ingredient of Alpizarin – тетрагидроксиглюкопиранозилксантен, allocated from mango leaves, renders a bacteriostatic, antibacterial, antiviral and immunopromoting effect.

Indications to use

Antiviral activity of Alpizarin is shown concerning viruses of chicken pox, shingles, a herpes simplex and a cytomegalovirus. The medicine renders also not expressed bacteriostatic action concerning some gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, mycobacteria of tuberculosis and parasitic protozoa. Drug has no allergenic and local irritative properties.

Alpizarin's use is most effective at early stages of a disease.

According to the instruction, Alpizarin is applied at adults and children at treatment:

  • Viral diseases of a mucous membrane of an oral cavity (aphthous stomatitis);
  • The recurrent and acute infections caused by a virus of a herpes simplex of various localization including genital herpes (as a part of a combination therapy);
  • Shingles;
  • Cytomegaloviral infection;
  • Herpetiform eczema of Kaposha;
  • Chicken pox.


According to the instruction Alpizarin is contraindicated at hypersensitivity to components of ointment or tablets.

Pregnancy is also a contraindication to use of any dosage form of drug, in the period of a lactation Alpizarin is allowed to use strictly according to indications.

In pediatrics use is authorized:

  • Ointments – since 1;
  • Tablets – since 3 years.

Route of administration and dosage

The best therapeutic effect is reached at Alpizarin's appointment at the beginning of a disease or at the first signs of a recurrence. A pill can be taken irrespective of meal:

  • Adults and children are more senior than 12 years – to 2 tablets 3-4 times a day;
  • Children of 6-12 years – to 3 times a day on 1 tablet;
  • Children are 1-6 years old – 2-3 times a day on 1/2-1 tablet.

The maximum daily dosage of Alpizarin makes:

  • For children of 3-12 years – 3 tablets;
  • For adults and children 12 years – 8 tablets are more senior.

Duration of treatment is defined by a disease:

  • Herpetiform eczema of Kaposha and Cytomegaloviral infection – 7-21 days (as a part of complex therapy);
  • Aphthous stomatitis – 5-15 days;
  • Diseases, the caused Herpes zoster (shingles) and Varicella zoster (chicken pox) – 5-21 days.

For prevention of a recurrence of herpesviridae infections after completion of treatment Alpizarin accept within 10-14 days. At a recurrence repeated courses of treatment are carried out.

Alpizarinovy ointment is applied by each 4-6 hours. Duration of therapy is defined by a disease.

Side effects

At Alpizarin's use there can be allergic reactions.

Special instructions

When developing herpetic rashes, and also against the background of a limfoadenopatiya, fever and at other general phenomena use of ointment along with tablets is possible.


On the action mechanism Alpizarin's analogs are: Allokin-alfa, Izoprinozin, Amizon, Ingavirin, Amiksin, Groprinosin, Arbidol, Virasept, Armenikum, Giporamin, Ferrovir, Proteflazid, Panavir, Oksolin, Kagotsel, Lavomax, Nikavir, Ergoferon, Panavir, Tselzentri, Tilaksin, Yodantipirin, Lirasept, Isentress, Tiloron, Fuzeon.

Terms and storage conditions

Alpizarin release from drugstores without recipe. The period of validity irrespective of a dosage form makes 5 years.

The prices in Internet drugstores:

Name of drug



Alpizarin ointment of 2% 10 g of a tube, PHARMVILAR of NPO LLC

87 rub.

Сеть московских аптек ИФКNetwork of the Moscow drugstores of IFC

Alpizarin ointment for external use of 2% 10 g

90 rub.

Аптека вер.ру, ОООApteka вер.ру, LLC

Alpizarin ointment of 5% 10 g

103 rub.

Аптека вер.ру, ОООApteka вер.ру, LLC

Alpizarin of a tablet 100 of mg of 20 pieces

192 rub.

Аптека вер.ру, ОООApteka вер.ру, LLC

Alpizarin тбл 100 mg No. 20, PHARMVILAR of NPO LLC

238 rub.

Сеть московских аптек ИФКNetwork of the Moscow drugstores of IFC
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