Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup


Uses of Encetam Syrup

Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia in Parkinson's disease, age related memory loss and head injury.

Encetam Syrup side effects

  • Weight gain
  • Nervousness
  • Abnormality of voluntary movements

How to use Encetam Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Encetam Syrup works

Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup is a nootropic medicine. It works by increasing the activity of a chemical messenger (acetylcholine) which improves communication between the nerve cells. It also protects the brain and nervous system against shortness of oxygen.

Encetam Syrup related warnings

Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup 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 Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup may cause drowsiness and shakiness. This may affect your driving ability.
Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Encetam 500 mg/5ml Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • 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.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Encetam

Brine mri report status find outPlease check mri brain report ,what is the problem solve and advice.
Dr. Vikas Sharma
pt has a small stroke ; start tab ecosprin 150 mg onca a day and Tab atorvas 40 mg once dailyVisit a neurologist and investigate for cause of strokeget fasting blood sugar and lipid profile done
I am suffering from epilepsy. I want to know it's cause treatment precautions and everything related to epilepsy. Also please tell me about the best doctors in India for the treatment of epilepsy.
Dr. Vikas Sharma
cause- many- infection, stroke, traumaprecautions- avoid swimming n adventure sports; take medicine regularlybest doctors- depends on ur residence
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Q. Is Encetam natural?

Encetam is not a naturally occurring substance

Q. Is Encetam legal?

Encetam is legal

Q. Is Encetam a stimulant or addictive?

Encetam is neither a stimulant, nor addictive

Q. Does Encetam give you energy?

Encetam can increase alertness and person may feel energetic

Q. Is Encetam safe and effective?

Encetam is relatively safe and effective if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Does Encetam keep you awake or cause weight gain?

Encetam can keep you awake and may cause weight gain

Q. Does Encetam stop working?

If Encetam stops working for you, do not stop taking it before consulting your doctor

Q. Does Encetam need prescription?

Encetam requires a prescription.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
1000 ml in 1 bottle