the package insert of the medicine Sonin. Therapeutic class of Sedatives. Active principles Pimethixeno.
As a reliever in the paediatric population in the treatment of states of agitation or sleep disorders resulting from etiologies are diverse, particularly consequent to: infectious diseases in general, diseases accompanied by cough and expectoration as the bronchitis in general and asthma; allergic diseases of the skin; allergic diseases of the respiratory tract and of the eyes, such as: rhinitis, sinusitis, rhinosinusitis, and conjunctivitis. Before radiological examination or laboratory traumatic. In the pre-and post-operatively. Treatment of states of nervousness of the child, as an adjuvant. The treatment of states of agitation or nervousness in the elderly with difficulty swallowing and presenting counter-indications to the use of major tranquilizers.
How to use?
According to medical prescription. As a suggestion, we recommend the following dosing schedule: children up to 1 year: 1/4 to 1/2 cup-measure, 3 times a day (2.5 to 5 ml). Children 1 to 3 years: 1/2 to 3/4 cup-measure, 3 times a day (5 to 7.5 ml). Children 3 to 9 years of age: 3/4 to 1 cup-measure, 3 times a day (7.5 to 10 ml). Children above 9 years old: 1 to 11/2 cup-measure, 3 times a day (10 to 15 ml). Note: 1/2 cup-measure (5 ml) corresponds to 1 teaspoon. In cases of insomnia or when sleep is interrupted by bouts of coughing or itching, you can administer a fourth dose in the evening or at bedtime. – Overdosage: treatment of overdosage with the pimetixeno is the same applied to cases of poisoning by anti-histamines.