Benzonal used orally after eating. The course of therapy begins with a minimal single dose, with a gradual (every 2-3 days) increase until the required size of the daily dosage is reached. If sustained compensation is observed, it is necessary to gradually reduce the dose until a single daily dosage is obtained. If the seizures return, you need to restore the optimal daily dose.
The dosage is prescribed by the doctor, taking into account the patient's health condition: the adult single dose is 0.1-0.2 g and the daily dosage is 0.8 g. The maximum adult doses are: single-dose 0.3 g, daily - no more than 1 The therapeutic course lasts a long time and is continuous.
The daily dose for newborns is 5.9 mg / kg. Prescribe babies medicine with caution. To take children under 3 years old, it is necessary to powder the required number of tablets, then dissolve it in water and use it as a suspension.
- single for 3-6 years - 0.025-0.05 g (for a day it is required to take within the limits of 0.1-0.15 g of the drug);
- for 7-10 years - 0.05-0.1 g (per day within the limits of 0.15-0.3 g of drugs);
- for 11-14 years - 0.1 g (per day about 0.3-0.4 g of drugs).
Maximum infantile doses (at the older age): single - 0.15 g, daily - 0.45 g.