Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR

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Unichem Laboratories Ltd

Composition for Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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₹69.0/Tablet SR
10 tablet sr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Citilin Tablet SR

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Uses of Citilin Tablet SR

Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR 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 Citilin Tablet SR

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 Citilin Tablet SR

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 Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR at a fixed time.

How Citilin Tablet SR 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 Citilin Tablet SR

Expert advice for Citilin Tablet SR

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 Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR
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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 Citilin 1000mg Tab
let SR during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR alters the
ability 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 Citilin
1000mg Tablet SR in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Citilin
1000mg Tablet SR in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Citilin 1000mg Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions for Citicoline

Citilin 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, Citilin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Citilin 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 Citilin.
Yes, Citilin is a prescription drug. It is not an over the counter (OTC) product.
Citilin is not a vitamin. Citilin 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, Citilin is a natural substance.
Citilin is not an amino acid. It is a biomolecule also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism.
Citilin is not a blood thinner. It is a biomolecule also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism.
Citilin works if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Citilin is not known to cause depression. Talk to your doctor if you experience depression after taking Citilin as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Citilin is not known to increase dopamine levels.
Citilin is not known to cause anxiety. Talk to your doctor if you experience anxiety after taking Citilin as it may require proper diagnosis and treatment.
Citilin is not known to increase blood pressure. Citilin has shown to have a short-term hypotensive (blood pressure lowering) action. Talk to your doctor if you have raised blood pressure after taking Citilin as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
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