Ceretor Injection

Kivi Labs Ltd

Composition for Ceretor NA Injection

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
15 ml in 1 vial

Medicine Overview of Ceretor Injection


Uses of Ceretor Injection

Ceretor Injection is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia in Parkinson's disease, age related memory loss and head injury.

Side effects of Ceretor Injection


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.


How to use Ceretor Injection

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

How Ceretor 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 Ceretor Injection

Expert advice for Ceretor 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.
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Special precautions for Ceretor Injection
Ceretor 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.
No information is available on the use of Ceretor Injection
during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Ceretor Injection may cause drowsiness and shakiness. This may affect your driving ability.
Ceretor Injection should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Ceretor Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Ceretor Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Ceretor Injection is probably safe to use in patients with l
iver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ceretor Injection may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ceretor NA Injection

Frequently asked questions for Piracetam

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

Substitutes for Ceretor

No substitutes found for this medicine
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