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Alcitam 800 mg Tablet

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Composition for Alcitam 800 mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Alcitam 800 mg Tablet

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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MRP
81.15
₹8.12/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Alcitam Tablet

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Uses of Alcitam Tablet

Alcitam 800 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia in Parkinson's disease, age related memory loss and head injury.
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Alcitam Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Alcitam are Weight gain, Nervousness, Abnormality of voluntary movements.

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How to use Alcitam Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Alcitam 800 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Alcitam Tablet works

Alcitam 800 mg Tablet is a nootropic medicine. It works by increasing the activity of a chemical messenger (acetylcholine) which improves communication between the nerve cells. It also protects the brain and nervous system against shortness of oxygen.

In Depth Information on Alcitam Tablet

Expert advice for Alcitam Tablet

  • Do not take piracetam tablet/oral solution if you are allergic to piracetam, pyrolidone derivatives or any other ingredient of tablet/solution.
  • Do not use piracetam if you have serious kidney problem; brain hemorrhage or bleeding problems; or Huntington’s disease (neurodegenerative genetic disorder that affects muscle coordination and leads to behavioral symptoms).
  • Avoid using piracetam if you are pregnant or breast-feeding.
  • Do not stop taking piracetam tablet/solution unless your doctor asks you to do so.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery if you experience side effects like sleepiness, nervousness and depression after taking piracetam.
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Alcitam Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Alcitam Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Alcitam 800 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Alcitam 800 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Alcitam 800 mg Tablet may cause drowsiness and shakiness. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Alcitam 800 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Alcitam 800 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Alcitam 800 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
Alcitam 800 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Alcitam 800 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Alcitam Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Piracetam

Alcitam is not a naturally occurring substance
Alcitam is legal
Alcitam is neither a stimulant, nor addictive
Alcitam can increase alertness and person may feel energetic
Alcitam is relatively safe and effective if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Alcitam can keep you awake and may cause weight gain
If Alcitam stops working for you, do not stop taking it before consulting your doctor
Alcitam requires a prescription.

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