Cognitam 400mg Tablet

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Composition for Cognitam 400mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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Alcohol
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₹5.8/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Cognitam Tablet

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Uses of Cognitam Tablet

Cognitam 400mg 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 Cognitam Tablet

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 Cognitam 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 Cognitam 400mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Cognitam Tablet 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 Cognitam Tablet

Expert advice for Cognitam 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Cognitam 400mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Cognitam 400mg 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Cognitam 400mg Tab
let during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Cognitam 400mg Tablet may cause drowsiness and shakiness. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Cognitam 400mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Cognitam 400mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Cognitam 400mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
Cognitam 400mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Cognitam 400mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Cognitam 400mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Piracetam

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