Injection of a solution of Chymotrypsin is required in the / m way, in the amount of 5-10 mg per day (for children the dosage is 2.5 mg once a day). Before use, it is necessary to dissolve 10 mg of the drug in a solution of sodium chloride or novocaine (0.5-2%, take 2 ml of this solution), then deep into the buttock area (outer upper quadrant). For the course is about 6-15 injections.
In ophthalmology it is used for intravenous injections, for a special solution in the baths (0.2%) or in a solution (0.25%) for eye drops (3-4 times a day for 1-3 days) .
In pulmonology, the solution is administered intramuscularly - for a day in the amount of 5-10 mg, in the period of 10-12 days. To perform the inhalation, 10 mg of the substance inside the sodium chloride solution (3 ml) should be dissolved, then use, using an inhaler, either injected through the endotracheal probe or bronchodematoscopy. The number of procedures depends on how effective the treatment is, and also on the course of the pathology. It is necessary to wash the nose or rinse the oral cavity with warm water after the inhalation. The patient should immediately after the procedure cough up the accumulated sputum (or it should be sucked if puncturing fails).
In surgical procedures, the solution is administered:
- intramuscularly (with otitis, thrombophlebitis, purulent sinusitis, osteomyelitis, etc.);
- intrapleural (with empyema or hemothorax);
- under the scab, using a syringe that has a thin needle (with pressure sores or burns);
- Locally - using tampons previously moistened in solution (elimination of purulent wounds).
Dose sizes and frequency of procedures depend on the medicinal indications.