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NicergolineAbout NicergolineErgot alkaloid(an ergoloid mesylate derivative), Antidementia, a cerebral vasodilator and in peripheral vascular disease.Mechanism of Action of NicergolineNicergoline has alpha adrenolytic action which activates blood flow to the brain, lowers vascular resistances, stimulates the use of glucose and oxygen in the brain, increases metabolism of brain cells and protect the brain from insufficient oxygen supply. Nicergoline slows the deposit of the age pigment Lipofuscin in the brain and prevents the free radical damage to brain cells. Nicergoline produces increased intelligence, memory, learning and recall.Pharmacokinets of NicergolineN/AOnset of Action for NicergolineN/ADuration of Action for NicergolineN/AHalf Life of NicergolineN/ASide Effects of Nicergoline1. Gastrointestinal disturbances
5. Hot flushes
Contra-indications of Nicergoline1. PorphyriaSpecial Precautions while taking Nicergoline1. Myocardial infarction
4. Acute bleeding
Pregnancy Related InformationMay be usedOld Age Related InformationUse with cautionBreast Feeding Related InformationMay be usedChildren Related InformationContraindicated
NEONATES : Contraindicated
Indications for Nicergoline1. Cerebral arteriosclerosis
2. Cerebral thrombosis
3. Cerebral embolism
4. Migraines of vascular origin
5. Retinal thrombosis
6. Dementia of Alzheimer type
7. Multi infarct dementia
Interactions for NicergolineMay enhance the cardiac depressant action of propanolol.Typical Dosage for NicergolineAdult: 15 - 30 / day in 3 divided doses
Dementia: 30 - 60 mg daily for 3 weeks
Schedule of NicergolineHStorage Requirements for NicergolineStore at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Keep out of the reach of children.Effects of Missed Dosage of NicergolineTake the missed dose as soon as noticed. If it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose and take that dose. Do not double the dose.Effects of Overdose of NicergolineGive supportive measures and symptomatic treatment. Treat hypotension with Noradrenaline or Angiotensin.
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