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CodergocrineAbout CodergocrineDihydrogenated ergot alkaloid derivative , Adrenergic alpha-Antagonists, Nootropic Agents; Vasodilator AgentsMechanism of Action of CodergocrineDihydroergotoxine is a semi synthetic ergot alkaloid. It has alpha adrenolytic action. It activates the metabolism of brain cells and increases the cerebral blood flow. Dihydroergotoxine increases the releases of Acetylcholine from the cortical slices neurotransmitters. It also enhances the concentration of neurotransmitters Dopamine and Serotonin in certain areas of brain.
Pharmacokinets of CodergocrineAbsorption: Dihydroergotoxine is rapidly but incompletely absorbed after oral administration. Distribution: It is distributed in protein bound form. Metabolism: 50% of the drug undergoes first pass metabolism and rest undergoes hepatic metabolism.Onset of Action for Codergocrine2-3 months.Duration of Action for CodergocrineN/AHalf Life of Codergocrine2.6 - 5.1 hoursSide Effects of Codergocrine1.Nausea
Contra-indications of Codergocrine1.Hypersensitivity to Dihydroergotoxine and other ergot preparations
Special Precautions while taking Codergocrine1.Hepatic diseases
5.Acute intermittent Porphyria
Pregnancy Related InformationContraindicatedOld Age Related InformationUse with cautionBreast Feeding Related InformationUse with cautionChildren Related InformationContraindicated.
NEONATES: contraindicatedIndications for Codergocrine1.Dementia of Alzheimer type
2.Multi infarct dementia
4.Primary progressive dementia
Interactions for CodergocrineNo known interactions.
Typical Dosage for CodergocrineAdults: 3-6 mg daily in divided doses.
Children: Not recommended.Schedule of CodergocrineHStorage Requirements for CodergocrineStore at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Keep out of the reach of children.Effects of Missed Dosage of CodergocrineTake the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.Effects of Overdose of CodergocrineGive supportive measures and symptomatic treatment.
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