Piracetam AL - Modafinil 1200 mg. 60 tablets
Pharmacotherapeutic group: Psychoanaleptics. Psychostimulants used in ADHD (hyperactivity disorder) and nootropic drugs. Other psychostimulants and nootropic drugs.
1. What Piracetam AJI1200 is and what it is used for
Piracetam AL 1200 is a nootropic agent used in the treatment of psycho-organic syndrome, ischemic cerebrovascular accidents and their consequences, in particular aphasia (loss or impairment of the ability to produce language and / or to understand foreign speech ), cortical myoclonus (hyperkinesia (frequent movements and inability to rest), manifested by single or recurrent involuntary twitching of individual muscle groups), treatment of dyslexia (inability to read and understand what is read) and treatment of vertigo (dizziness) ).
Piracetam AL1200 is used for the symptomatic treatment of:
Psychoorganic syndrome with the following manifestations: memory impairment, attention deficit and lack of motivation.
Treatment of ischemic cerebrovascular accidents and their consequences, in particular aphasia.
Treatment of cortical myoclonus, alone or in combination.
Treatment of dyslexia in children, in combination with appropriate measures such as treatment by a speech therapist. Treatment of vertigo and related imbalances, with the exception of dizziness of vasomotor or mental origin.
2. What you need to know before you take Piracetam AL 1200
Do not take Piracetam AL 1200:
if you have an allergy to piracetam or any of the other ingredients of this medicine.
if you have a cerebral hemorrhage
if you suffer from severe kidney failure
if you suffer from Huntington's chorea
Warnings and precautions
Before starting treatment with piracetam, it should always be ruled out that the symptoms are not due to any underlying disease with specific treatment. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist before taking Piracetam AL.
in case of psychomotor anxiety (mentally induced, uncoordinated motor activity), talk to your doctor.
in case of blood clotting disorders, after major surgery or severe bleeding, also if there is a risk of bleeding from stomach ulcers
Kidney failure. It is recommended to take half of the therapeutic dose in mild to moderate renal insufficiency. In severe renal insufficiency, 1/4 to 1/8 of the therapeutic dose should be taken without hemodialysis. In patients with severe renal insufficiency requiring hemodialysis, the dose should not be reduced as piracetam is released during dialysis. Strict monitoring of serum creatinine and / or residual nitrogen is recommended in patients with renal insufficiency.
Piracetam is contraindicated in patients with severe renal impairment.
Elderly patients. Long-term treatment in elderly patients requires regular monitoring of creatinine clearance in order to adjust the dose if necessary.
The treatment of dyslexia in children with piracetam should be performed by specialists who are sufficiently experienced in diagnosing reading and writing disorders and only if this treatment is part of a general treatment regimen including appropriate training programs and education.
Other medicines and Piracetam AL
Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you are taking, have recently taken or might take any other medicines.
Which medicines affect the action of Piracetam AL 1200 and what you should have when you use other medicines at the same time
Please note that these warnings also apply to recently taken medicines.
Because piracetam affects blood clotting, it is possible to increase the effect of coumarin derivatives (substances that reduce blood clotting) when taken at the same time. It is possible to increase the effect of drugs that stimulate the central nervous system, drugs that affect the psyche, as well as thyroid hormones in patients with reduced thyroid function (hypothyroidism).
Pregnancy, lactation and fertility
The use of Piracetam AL 1200 during pregnancy and lactation is not recommended. If you become pregnant while taking this medicine, you should tell your doctor. Piracetam treatment should only be continued after consultation with your doctor, who will assess the benefit / risk balance, as there is a lack of experience and use of piracetam during pregnancy. It is not known whether piracetam is excreted in human milk, so piracetam should not be used during breast-feeding.
What to keep in mind when driving, working with machines
Because patients may respond differently to this medicine, some of them may require specific monitoring for damage to the drug at the beginning of treatment, as well as when the dose is increased.
Treatment of ischemic stroke and its consequences
Piracetam is initially given as an intravenous infusion or injection and then treatment is continued as described above, unless otherwise prescribed by your doctor.
Treatment of cortical myoclonus
Piracetam is initially given as an intravenous infusion or injection, which may last for a longer time. Piracetam film-coated tablets may then be included in the treatment as prescribed by your doctor.
Treatment of reading and writing disorders
A daily dose of 3.2 g piracetam is recommended for children and adolescents.
Take one Piracetam AL 1200 film-coated tablet twice a day and an additional Yg film-coated tablet once a day (corresponding to 3.0 g piracetam per day).
How and when to take Piracetam AL 1200
Piracetam AL should be taken with a glass of liquid (eg a glass of water) preferably during or shortly after a meal.
How long should you take Piracetam AL 1200
The duration of treatment is decided by your individual doctor. In adjuvant treatment of dementia, ischemic stroke or post-traumatic stress disorder, the need for continued treatment should be reassessed after 3 months. For the treatment of reading and writing disorders, the recommended treatment time is 3 months.
For the treatment of cortical myoclonus, the duration of treatment depends on the clinical course. If muscle spasms are absent, treatment may be gradually discontinued. Remember to take your medicine. Talk to your doctor or pharmacist if you do not remember how to take it
If you take more Piracetam AL 1200
The active substance piracetam has been studied and is considered to be practically non-toxic. The side effects listed below may be exacerbated. In this case, please consult your doctor. It will determine the need for specific measures.
If you forget to take Piracetam AL1200
If you forget to take a dose of Piracetam AL 1200, do not take a double dose to make up for a forgotten dose. As soon as you remember, take the next dose at the appointed time.
Please talk to your doctor if you forget to take Piracetam AL for more than a few days. He / she will advise you on how to resume treatment.
What to look for if you stop or stop taking Piracetam AL 1200 prematurely
There are no special requirements if Piracetam AL 1200 is administered as prescribed.
If you have any further questions on the use of this medicine, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
4. Possible side effects
Like all medicines, Piracetam AL can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.
The frequency of possible adverse reactions was determined according to the following convection:
Very common (affects more than 1 user in 10)
Common (affects 1-10 in 100 patients)
Uncommon (affects 1-10 in 1000 patients)
Rare (affects 11-10 in 10,000 patients)
Very rare (affects less than 1 user in 10,000)
Not known (cannot be estimated from the available data)
hyperkinesia (increased activity)
Vertigo (feeling dizzy)
Abdominal pain, upper abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting
Anaphylactoid reaction, hypersensitivity
Ataxia (lack of coordination of movements), imbalance worsening of epilepsy, headache, insomnia
Excitement, anxiety, confusion, hallucinations;
Angioneurotic edema, dermatitis, pruritus, urticaria
How to store Piracetam AL 1200
Keep out of reach of children.
Do not use this medicine after the expiry date which is stated on the carton. The expiry date refers to the last day of that month.
Do not throw away any medicines via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environment.
6. Contents of the package and additional information
What Piracetam AL 1200 contains
1 film-coated tablet contains 1200 mg piracetam
Excipients: Povidone, colloidal silicon dioxide, magnesium stearate, croscarmellose sodium, macrogol 6000, talc, titanium dioxide (E 171), methylhydroxypropylcellulose, iron oxide (E 172), simethicone emulsion acrylate, poly (
What Piracetam AL 1200 contains
Original pack of 30.60 or 120 film-coated tablets.