Tam 800mg Tablet

Octane Biotech Pvt Ltd

Composition for Tam 800mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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

Medicine Overview of Tam Tablet


Uses of Tam Tablet

Tam 800mg Tablet 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 Tam Tablet


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 Tam 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. Tam 800mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Tam Tablet 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 Tam Tablet

Expert advice for Tam Tablet

  • 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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Tam Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Tam Tablet
Tam 800mg Tablet 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 Tam 800mg Tablet d
uring lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Tam 800mg Tablet may cause drowsiness and shakiness. This may affect your driving ability.
Tam 800mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tam 800mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Tam 800mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Tam 800mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with li
ver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Tam 800mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Tam Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Piracetam

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

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