Noopept - pharmacological agents from the group of nootropics.
Structure and Composition
Noopept is available in tablet form (white, Valium with Valium on one side). Active substance noopept (10 mg in 1 tablet). Also, the product contains auxiliary components (microcrystalline cellulose, lactose, potato starch, magnesium stearate, povidone).
Noopept made in plastic flasks (30 or 50 pills) or contour cellular packaging (25 tablets).
Pharmacological action Noopept
According to the instructions Noopept nootropic and neuroprotective effects. The drug improves memory, learning ability, prevents the development of some forms of amnesia. Neuroprotective effect (protective effect on the nervous system) is shown in the form of increasing resistance to brain tissue damaging factors (trauma, hypoxia, intoxication etc.). Also, the drug has an antioxidant effect and improves the rheological properties of blood. In animal experiments, the use of Noopept helped reduce the amount of focus stroke (thrombotic on model).
The therapeutic effect of the drug is already on the 5-7 day from the beginning of reception. After 2-3 weeks of Neopepta, reviews, most patients have improved memory, attention and cognitive functions. Application Noopept also reduces headaches and orthostatic effects.
It is known that the drug is not Noopept bioaccumulates in the body and is not addictive. Also found that Noopept not mutagenic, teratogenic and immunotoxic.
According to the instructions Noopept absorbed in the gastrointestinal tract and into the bloodstream in an unmodified form. Then the drug penetrates the blood-brain barrier, and after a while the concentration of drug in the brain than in the blood. In Noopept very high bioavailability (99, 7%).
According to the instructions Noopept recommended in disorders of memory, attention, and other cognitive functions. The drug is also indicated for emotional lability (including elderly patients).
- the effects of TBI (traumatic brain injury);
- vascular diseases of the brain (encephalopathy of different origin);
- asthenic syndrome;
- postkommatsionny syndrome;
- other diseases in violation of intellectual productivity.
Hypersensitivity to the drug, severe hepatic and / or renal failure, age 18 years, pregnancy and lactation.
Dosing and Administration
According to the instructions Noopept taken orally after a meal.
The initial dose is 20 mg (10 mg in two steps - in the morning and evening). If necessary, the dosage may be increased to 30 mg (10 mg for three steps). In the opinion of Noopept well tolerated by patients (including elderly).
This drug should be taken no later than 18 hours. Duration of treatment Noopept 1, 5 - 3 months. If necessary, it can be assigned to a second course of the drug at intervals of not less than 1 month.
Side effects Noopept
In the opinion of Noopept rarely causes side effects. Perhaps the development of hypersensitivity reactions. In patients with hypertension may experience increased blood pressure during treatment with Noopept.
It does not set specific symptoms in overdose Noopept.
Interaction Noopept with other drugs
No data on the interaction of the drug Noopept alcohol, psychotropic drugs, drugs and antihypertensives.
In case of side effects or worsening of your condition, consult your doctor. Doses Noopept and duration of treatment determined by the physician on an individual basis.