Combined therapy of dysbiosis, regardless of the stage, involves the use of drugs that eliminate the symptoms. Dysbacteriosis itself is not a disease, but can sometimes be the result of a disease.
Most often with dysbacteriosis, the doctor prescribes medications to the patient in pill or capsule form or in the form of suppositories. Let’s take a closer look at the main types of drugs and their specific names.
Candles for dysbiosis
It is used in the case of vaginal dysbiosis in women. It acts at the local level, while there is practically no negative impact on the body.
- Antibacterial. Designed to eliminate pathogenic fungal and bacterial flora, have trichomonacid effect. Drugs are not recommended for use during pregnancy, especially in the later stages. Popular candles of this subgroup are Terzhinan, Betadine and Polygynax.
- Probiotic. This subgroup of preparations contains complexes of lacto / bifidobacteria, lactose, estriol and other components. Designed to restore the normal microflora of the vagina. Known vaginal suppositories – Ginoflor, Labilakt, Vagilak, Azilakt.
This group suppository is designed to treat intestinal dysbiosis in children and adults. The effectiveness of this kind of drugs at the local level is quite high, while the negative effects on the body are almost completely absent.
- Antibacterial and antifungal. This subspecies suppository is a drug based on local antibiotics, antifungal and antiviral agents. Often glucocorticosteroids are added to reduce the inflammatory process in the rectum. They have a minimum of side effects, are effective in the early stages of the disease, but are contraindicated in pregnancy. Popular rectal candles of this subtype are Viferon, Genferon, Apis, Prostopin, Levomycetinum, Anuzol, Aurobin, Nipegan, Ginko Procto, Kipferon.
- Probiotic. These suppositories are designed for direct delivery of beneficial microflora in the form of lactic, bifidobacteria and enterococci directly into the rectum, bypassing the gastrointestinal tract. As a result, the vast majority of beneficial bacteria retain their properties and quickly take root in the intestines. Popular candles of this type are Bifinorm +, Lactonorm, Bifidumbacterin, Lactobacterin.
Tablets for dysbiosis
Despite the effectiveness of candles in the treatment of dysbacteriosis in adults and children, physicians are more likely to prescribe the patient therapy tablets and capsule form. Why? The answer is obvious – they are more universal, have a wide spectrum of action and high efficiency in those parts of the body where it is impossible to use drugs of local action.
The above drugs can be divided into two large groups – these are drugs to eliminate the underlying disease and the causes of dysbiosis, as well as medicines that normalize the microflora, increase immunity, eliminate the symptoms and negative effects of the disease.
Dysbacteriosis is caused by the presence in the body of the proteic, enterococcal, candidomycotic, associated, staphylococcal, specific pathogenic flora, as well as by strains of Escherichia. In this case, such drugs as Furazolin, Levomitsetin, Nystatin, Enteroseptol, Intetrix, Pyfamucin, Streptomycin are used respectively. All of them are appointed strictly individually by the attending physician after the results of bakposev and feces for dysbacteriosis.