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Olcitam 400 mg Capsule

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Overview

Uses of Olcitam Capsule

Olcitam 400 mg Capsule is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, stroke, dementia in Parkinson's disease, age related memory loss and head injury.

Olcitam Capsule side effects

Common
  • Weight gain
  • Nervousness
  • Abnormality of voluntary movements

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

How Olcitam Capsule works

Olcitam 400 mg Capsule 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.

Olcitam Capsule related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Olcitam 400 mg 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.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Olcitam 400 mg Capsule during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Olcitam 400 mg Capsule may cause drowsiness and shakiness. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Olcitam 400 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Olcitam 400 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Olcitam 400 mg Capsule is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
Olcitam 400 mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Olcitam 400 mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
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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 Olcitam

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Is it safe taking 2 tab of samtral 400mg daily for two months i m suffering from memory loss problem doctor advised it to take it with cap. Corus for almost two monthsMy mri , eeg and other blood test reports are normalOnly one blood test says lack of vitamin d3 for dat i was taking tayo 60k now i m not taking any medicine
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
At the age of 27year and no history of head injury, memory problems are more often related to stress and anxiety. A psychiatric evaluation may be useful.
I havediabetes for kast 20 years after an head injury and spinal accident Initially 200+ then lasy 4 years 350+ and now last one year 550+ pp and 430+ fasting I have been adviced insilin human mixtard 70% 30% combnatin which i am taking 15 u its Od doctor wNts to increase to 40 units bd so that sugar levels come down as i had suffered a stroke in aug 2016 and doctors suspect cholestro deposits in carotid arteries inneck My question is does insulin in high doses have any side effects and if so what In longrun people who used it tell me caused heart problems and kidney problems pl advice At present all reports mri brain echo2d heart ecg ,kft lft lipid profile are normal only bp is slightly high and sugar is high Is increase in insulin doses warranted Thanks PATIENT
Dr. Sanjay Bhatt
Diabetes Specialist
A person can control his or her sugar levels by doing regular exercise and walk or regular aerobic exercises at least 30 to 45 minutes per day.MEDICAL NUTRITIONAL THERAPY THAT IS TO MAINTAIN CALORIES INTAKE AS PER BMI .TAKE HELP OF DIABETIC EDUCATOR. VISIT YOUR DOCTOR AND FOLLOW ALL WHAT DOCTOR SUGGESTED.IN TIME ALL ROUTINE INVESTIGATIONS SHOULD BE DONE.you should not treat it as disease but a start of a healthy life.Uncontrolled sugar levels for long time leads to lower limb weakness which is neuropathy and which is followed by foot ulcers and other complications like kidney or heart problems .online prescription is not allowed without seeing pt.so contact doctor nearby for any change or dose adjustment or visit my clinic at gurgaon sector 52 RdCity snergy multi speciality clinic near SRS MARKET
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FAQs

Q. Is Olcitam natural?

Olcitam is not a naturally occurring substance

Q. Is Olcitam legal?

Olcitam is legal

Q. Is Olcitam a stimulant or addictive?

Olcitam is neither a stimulant, nor addictive

Q. Does Olcitam give you energy?

Olcitam can increase alertness and person may feel energetic

Q. Is Olcitam safe and effective?

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

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

Olcitam can keep you awake and may cause weight gain

Q. Does Olcitam stop working?

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

Q. Does Olcitam need prescription?

Olcitam requires a prescription.

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