Shicolin 500mg Tablet

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Shine Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Shicolin 500mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Alzheimer's disease, Stroke, Dementia in Parkinson's disease
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₹41.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Shicolin Tablet

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Uses of Shicolin Tablet

Shicolin 500mg Tablet 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 Shicolin Tablet

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Headache, Shivering, Blurred vision, Hallucination, Shortness of breath, Vertigo, Increased blood pressure, Diarrhoea, Chest pain, Allergic reaction, Decreased blood pressure, Nausea, Edema, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Vomiting.

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How to use Shicolin 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 Shicolin 500mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Shicolin Tablet works

Citicoline seems to increase a brain chemical called phosphatidylcholine. This brain chemical is important for brain function. Citicoline might also decrease brain tissue damage when the brain is injured..

In Depth Information on Shicolin Tablet

Expert advice for Shicolin Tablet

Consult your doctor before you start citicoline. 
  • If you are pregnant, breastfeeding or planning to get pregnant.
  • Stop taking citicoline and consult a doctor if you experience signs of allergic reactions.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Shicolin 500mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Shicolin 500mg Tablet should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
It is not known whether Shicolin 500mg Tablet alters the abi
lity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Shicoli
n 500mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Shicolin 500mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Citicoline

Shicolin is a stimulant which is used for acute period of ischemic stroke (sudden death of brain cells in a localized area due to inadequate blood flow), rehabilitation period after ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke, head injury and cognitive abnormalities at degenerate and vascular diseases of brain.
Yes, Shicolin is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.
Shicolin is cytidine diphosphate choline (CDP-choline). It is a biomolecule, also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism. Choline is a metabolite of Shicolin.
Yes, Shicolin is a prescription drug. It is not an over the counter (OTC) product.
Shicolin is not a vitamin. Shicolin is cytidine diphosphate choline (CDP choline). It belongs to a group of biomolecules known as nucleotides that play an important role in cellular metabolism.
Yes, Shicolin is a natural substance.
Shicolin is not an amino acid. It is a biomolecule also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism.
Shicolin is not a blood thinner. It is a biomolecule also known as nucleotide that plays an important role in cellular metabolism.
Shicolin works if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.
Shicolin is not known to cause depression. Talk to your doctor if you experience depression after taking Shicolin as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
Shicolin is not known to increase dopamine levels.
Shicolin is not known to cause anxiety. Talk to your doctor if you experience anxiety after taking Shicolin as it may require proper diagnosis and treatment.
Shicolin is not known to increase blood pressure. Shicolin has shown to have a short-term hypotensive (blood pressure lowering) action. Talk to your doctor if you have raised blood pressure after taking Shicolin as it requires proper diagnosis and treatment.
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