Nurest 400mg Capsule

Aarpik Pharmaceuticals Pvt Ltd

Composition for Nurest 400mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
10 capsules in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Nurest Capsule


Uses of Nurest Capsule

Nurest 400mg Capsule 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 Nurest Capsule


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 Nurest Capsule

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. Nurest 400mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Nurest Capsule 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 Nurest Capsule

Expert advice for Nurest Capsule

  • 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 Nurest 400mg Capsule
Nurest 400mg Capsule 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 Nurest 400mg Capsu
le during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

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

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

Frequently asked questions for Nurest 400mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Piracetam

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

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