Aescusan - instructions for use , real counterparts


1. Pharmacological action

2. Analogs Aescusan

3. Instruction Eskuzanu - indications for use

4. Dosing Aescusan

5. Contraindications and side effects

Aescusan - phytopreparation is used for the treatment of disorders of the venous circulation.By its pharmacological properties Aescusan angioprotectors refers to the group and, like many drugs of this group, he is able to strengthen the blood vessels.Also angioprotective action this drug also stimulates the blood flow.

main active component is an active Aescusan estsin substance having a vegetable origin.This substance is extracted from the fruit of the horse chestnut.

Aescusan currently available in several dosage forms:

  • The pale brown round tablets coated plenochnoobraznoy shell.These tablets are called Aescusan 20.
  • in the form of droplets (clear solution, yellow or reddish-brown color) and odor.
  • in the form of pills containing 5 mg escin.
  • in the form of a gel for external, topical use.
  • in the form of a cream for external, topical use.In
  • prolonged action tablets (one tablet contains 50 mg escin).

Pharmacological action

Horse chestnut extract, which is part of the drug, and is able to provide antiekssudativnoe venotoniziruyuschee action.Reviews Eskuzane report that the drug is able to normalize the blood flow in the veins.Also escin, the main active ingredient of the drug, reduces the concentration of lysosomal enzymes, which in turn leads to a reduction of mucopolysaccharides decay near the capillary walls.

reviews Eskuzane reported that during treatment with this drug decreases vascular permeability, it complicates the filtration of water, low molecular weight proteins and electrolytes into the intercellular space zone.Also in clinical trials, it was found that the application of reduced Aescusan trans-capillary filtering.

Numerous reviews Eskuzane report that when using the drug reduced pain sensation, heaviness, tension, fatigue and itching and swelling subsides.

Analogs Aescusan

In some cases, for the treatment of various disorders of the venous blood flow prescribed analogs Aescusan.Currently available Aescusan many structural analogs having a similar mechanism of action.All structural analogues Aescusan contain in their composition the active agent escin, extracted from the fruit of the horse chestnut.The most common structural analogues Aescusan are the following drugs: Estsin, Thiamine and Aestsin.

Instruction Eskuzanu - indications for use

The instructions to Eskuzanu reported that the drug can be used as a primary or adjunct for the treatment of chronic venous insufficiency (varicose or post-thrombotic genesis).

Aescusan in the form of funds for domestic use (pills and tablets) can be used to treat the following disease states, which develop on the background of venous pathologies:

  • swelling of the legs;
  • syndrome that develops after thrombophlebitis;
  • calf cramps;
  • pain, stress and feeling of heaviness in the lower limbs;
  • varicose veins;
  • hemorrhoids;
  • tissue nutrition disorders;
  • cerebral edema;
  • itchy skin caused to the damage of blood flow in the veins;
  • bruises (drug used for treatment and prevention of bruises);
  • symptoms occurred after surgeries or injuries (bruises, sprains, tendon rupture, sprain).

The instructions to Eskuzanu in the form of droplets is reported that this form of the drug can be used to treat the following diseases:

  • venous insufficiency in chronic form;
  • various complications of venous insufficiency;
  • calf cramps and swelling of the lower leg;
  • varicose veins;
  • stagnation of blood circulation;
  • heaviness, tension and pain in the legs;
  • phlebitis;
  • hemorrhoids.

cream and gel Aescusan designed for external, topical use.

Dosing Aescusan

The instructions to the drug prescribed various schemes of application Aescusan:

  • tablets and pills should take 40-60 mg (2-3 tablets) two to three times a day.After the main course of drug treatment may be applied Aescusan for maintenance treatment - 1 tablet 3 times a day.Dragee
  • receive 1-3 tablets (5-15 mg) three times a day, and long-acting tablets should take one (50 mg) twice a day.Typically, pills and tablets taken before meals, washed down with a sufficient amount of water.Patients who have a background in the use of Aescusan occur irritation of the gastrointestinal tract, it is better to take the drug during meals (you can also lower the dosage).The average duration of a course of treatment is 3 months (may prolong the course of the attending physician).
  • Aescusan in solution take 12-15 drops three times a day (in some cases shown intravenous drug: an adult per day is administered 5-10 mg escin, for the treatment of children in the amount of the drug per day is calculated by the formula - 200 mcg * weightbody).
  • cream and gel is applied topically, locally as follows: skin of the feet is washed and dried, then a small amount of the drug is applied to the affected area and rub with light massaging movements.Use this product as a gel or ointment to be two to three times a day at regular intervals.Apply cream or gel Aescusan usually for a long time (up to six months) before the improvements.

When administered orally Aescusan should be borne in mind that it is partially excreted by the kidneys, so in the course of treatment should periodically monitor kidney function.

Contraindications and side effects

drug is contraindicated if you are hypersensitive its components.Aescusan in tablet form is also contraindicated in patients with renal failure, pregnancy (1st trimester) and breastfeeding, the propensity to thrombosis, and he is not used to treat children under 12 years of age.A preparation in the form of pills only contraindicated in case of renal insufficiency.

Aescusan rarely causes side effects, in some cases it may be: nausea, digestive disorders, various allergic manifestations.


Product description posted on this page is a supplement and a simplified version of the official version of the annotations to the drug.The information is provided for informational purposes only and is not a guide to self-medication.Before using the product you should consult with a specialist and to get acquainted with the instructions approved by the manufacturer.

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