NOOTROPIL is indicated for patients being affected by myoclonus of cortical origin, no matter aetiology, and may provide along with other anti-myoclonic therapies.
The dosage regime shows important interindividual variability, requiring an individualised dose finding approach. A reasonable protocol would be to introduce piracetam at a dosage of 7.2 g/day, increasing by 4.8 g/day every three or four days up to maximum of 20g/day, given in either several divided doses and other antimyoclonic drugs unchanged at their optimal dosage. If possible, determined by clinical benefit, a shot ought to be created to subsequently decrease the dosage of other antimyoclonic drugs.
Take the medicine as prescribed from your doctor.
Store this medicine at room temperature in the tightly-closed container, from heat and lightweight.
Active ingredient: Piracetam
The unwanted effects reported in association with Nootropil include nervousness, agitation, irritability, anxiety and sleep disturbances. The incidence of the during many studies was 5% or less and so they were more often noted inside the older patients taking a lot more than 2.4 g daily. In the most of cases a dose reduction sufficed to produce these symptoms disappeared. Some patients may complain of fatigue or drowsiness. Gastro-intestinal problems such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea and stomachache seemed to be reported, on the other hand Incidence during many studies was 2% or less. Other symptoms, for example vertigo, headaches, trembling and sexual stimulation have occasionally been reported.
NOOTROPIL (Piracetam) is contra-indicated in patients with severe renal impairment (renal creatinine clearance of less than 20 ml per minute), hepatic impairment and to those under 16 years. It is also contraindicated in patients with cerebral haemorrhage, Huntington's Chorea and in individuals with hypersensitivity to piracetam, other pyrrolidone derivatives or one of the excipients .
Nootropil shouldn't be prescribed in pregnancy or when breastfeeding.
Airmail: 2-3 business weeks
EMS: 3-8 business days
Airmail: 2-3 weeks, EMS: 3-8 business days.