Luds analogs:

Lugs instructions:

Manufacturer : DKP Pharmaceutical Factory, Zhitomir, Ukraine.

Active ingredient : 100 g of the preparation contains 1 g of iodine.

Forms of release : Solution for external use 1% to 20 ml in containers or in vials with a spray.

To whom Lugs

  • is shown inflammatory diseases of the pharyngeal mucosa( acute tonsillitis, exacerbation of chronic tonsillitis, pharyngitis);
  • glossitis, aphthous stomatitis.

How to use Lugs

1-2 times a day to irrigate the oral cavity and or pharynx( with an interval of not less than 6 hours).Use after eating. The duration of application depends on the form of the disease, the degree of its severity.

Special notes on the use of

Do not inhale and / or swallow the drug. Lugs is not intended for oral administratio

n. With caution appoint with laryngitis( due to the risk of developing laryngospasm), with tuberculosis, hemorrhagic diathesis.

Side effects of Lugsa

May cause local irritating effect. With increased sensitivity to iodine, itching, hyperemia, allergic urticaria are possible - in this case it is necessary to stop using the drug.

Prolonged use of the drug may lead to iodine( symptoms: metallic taste in the mouth, increased salivation, paraorbital edema or laryngeal edema, pulmonary edema, skin rash, gastrointestinal disturbances).

To whom is contraindicated Lugs

  • Hypersensitivity to iodine.
  • Hyperfunction of the thyroid gland.
  • Decompensated heart, kidney failure,
  • Diagnostic studies or therapy with radioactive iodine( 2 weeks before and after the study or treatment).
  • The period of pregnancy and lactation.
  • For children under 8 years.

Lugs interactions

Do not recommend combining Lugs with other antiseptics. The drug is pharmacologically incompatible with essential oils, ammonia.

Overdose Lugsa

Symptoms: with recommended topical application of the drug in the mouth or throat, no cases of overdose have been observed. However, in case of ingestion of Lugs, the development of acute intoxication is possible: first a metallic taste in the mouth, a possible vomiting, gastralgia and diarrhea. During 1-3 days. Anuria, edema of the glottis with subsequent asphyxia, aspiration pneumonia or pulmonary edema. In some cases, there is a risk of circulatory disorders.

There is no specific antidote. Treatment is symptomatic. Give to drink milk or brewed starch. The stomach is washed. In addition, it is necessary to take activated carbon and 1-5% sodium thiosulfate solution.