CERECETAM 200MG INJECTION

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for CERECETAM 200MG INJECTION

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer'S Disease, stroke, dementia in parkinson's disease
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Lactation
51.5
₹3.43/injection
15 ML in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of CERECETAM INJECTION

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Uses of CERECETAM INJECTION

Cerecetam 200mg injection is used in the treatment of alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia in parkinson's disease, age related memory loss and head injury (head trauma).
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Side effects of CERECETAM INJECTION

Common

Nausea, Nervousness, Rash, Abdominal pain, Anxiety, Confusion, Depression, Diarrhoea, Hallucination, Headache, Increased muscular activity, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Walking difficulties, Movement disorder, Sleepiness, Vertigo, Vomiting, Weakness, Weight gain.

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How to use CERECETAM INJECTION

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How CERECETAM INJECTION works

Piracetam belongs to class of medications called GABA (gamma amino butyric acid) analogues. It acts by protecting brain and nervous system against shortness of oxygen and it also affects various ion channels on nerve cell membrane..

In Depth Information on CERECETAM INJECTION

Expert advice for CERECETAM INJECTION

  • 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.
Warnings
Special precautions for CERECETAM 200MG INJECTION
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cerecetam 200mg injection 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Cerecetam 200mg injection is probably unsafe to use during b
reastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
should be cautious while driving .
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Kidney
CAUTION
Piracetam is contra-indicated in patients with severe renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for CERECETAM 200MG INJECTION

Frequently asked questions for Piracetam

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