Citico 500mg Tablet

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Zydus Cadila

Composition for Citico 500mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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₹42.0/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Citico Tablet

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Uses of Citico Tablet

Citico 500mg 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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Side effects of Citico Tablet

Common

Headache, Shivering, Blurred vision, Hallucination, Shortness of breath, Vertigo, Increased blood pressure, Diarrhoea, Chest pain, Allergic reaction, Decreased blood pressure, Nausea, Edema, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Vomiting.

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How to use Citico 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Citico 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Citico Tablet works

Citicoline seems to increase a brain chemical called phosphatidylcholine. This brain chemical is important for brain function. Citicoline might also decrease brain tissue damage when the brain is injured..

In Depth Information on Citico Tablet

Expert advice for Citico Tablet

Consult your doctor before you start citicoline. 
  • If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to get pregnant.
  • Stop taking citicoline and consult a doctor if you experience signs of allergic reactions.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Citico 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Citico 500mg Table
t during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Citico 500mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Citico
500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Citico
500mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Citico 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Citicoline

Citico is a stimulant which is used for acute period of ischemic stroke (sudden death of brain cells in a localized area due to inadequate blood flow), rehabilitation period after ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, head injury and cognitive abnormalities at degenerate and vascular diseases of brain.
Yes, Citico is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Citico is cytidine diphosphate choline (CDP-choline). It is a biomolecule, also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism. Choline is a metabolite of Citico.
Yes, Citico is a prescription drug. It is not an over the counter (OTC) product.
Citico is not a vitamin. Citico is cytidine diphosphate choline (CDP choline). It belongs to a group of biomolecules known as nucleotides that play an important role in cellular metabolism.
Yes, Citico is a natural substance.
Citico is not an amino acid. It is a biomolecule also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism.
Citico is not a blood thinner. It is a biomolecule also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism.
Citico works if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Citico is not known to cause depression. Talk to your doctor if you experience depression after taking Citico as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Citico is not known to increase dopamine levels.
Citico is not known to cause anxiety. Talk to your doctor if you experience anxiety after taking Citico as it may require proper diagnosis and treatment.
Citico is not known to increase blood pressure. Citico has shown to have a short-term hypotensive (blood pressure lowering) action. Talk to your doctor if you have raised blood pressure after taking Citico as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
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