Pirapil Injection

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Gladstone Pharma India Pvt Ltd

Composition for Pirapil 200mg Injection

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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₹7.08/Injection
60 ml in 1 vial
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Medicine Overview of Pirapil Injection

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Uses of Pirapil Injection

Pirapil Injection is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease, Age related memory loss and Head injury (Head trauma).
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Side effects of Pirapil Injection

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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 Pirapil Injection

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Pirapil Injection 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 Pirapil Injection

Expert advice for Pirapil Injection

  • 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 Pirapil Injection
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Alcohol
CAUTION
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Pirapil Injection 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
Pirapil Injection is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

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

Use of Pirapil Injection is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Pirapil 200mg Injection

Frequently asked questions for Piracetam

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