Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine is a combination of three medicines: Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine1, Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine2 and Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine3. Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine1 and Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine2 increase blood flow to the brain and protect it from damage by harmful chemical substances (free radicals). Ginkgo Biloba + Piracetam + Vinpocetine3 works by further protecting the brain and nervous system from shortness of oxygen and also affects various channels on nerve cells.
Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Cognivel Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the container it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Q. Can the use of Cognivel Tablet cause dizziness?
Yes, the use of Cognivel Tablet may cause dizziness (feeling faint, weak, unsteady or lightheaded) in some patients. If you feel dizzy or lightheaded, it is better to rest for some time and resume once you feel better.
Q. Can the use of Cognivel Tablet cause dry mouth?
Yes, the use of Cognivel Tablet can cause dry mouth. If you experience dry mouth, drink plenty of water. Take regular sips during the day and keep some water by your bed at night. You may use lip balm if your lips are also dry. Try to avoid foods that are acidic (like lemons), spicy and salty.
Q. Can Cognivel Tablet cause insomnia?
Yes, Cognivel Tablet can cause insomnia. Consult the doctor if you are having persistent sleeping problem or insomnia (inability to sleep) while taking this medicine.
Q. Will a higher than the recommended dose of Cognivel Tablet be more effective?
No, taking a higher than the recommended dose may not be more effective, rather it may increase the chances of having serious side effects and toxicity. If the recommended dosage does not improve your symptoms or there is an increased severity of your symptoms, please consult your doctor.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.