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Cognitol 5 MG Tablet

Cognitol 5 MG Tablet

SUN PHARMA LABORATORIES LTD.

    • Rs. 92.00

    Manufactured by:  Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.

    Composition: Vinpocetine

    Strength: 5 mg

    Pack size: 10 Tablets

    Drug type: Nootropics

    Prescription Required: Yes

    Primary Uses: Dementia, Cerebrovascular disorders

    What is Cognitol 5 mg Tablet?

    Cognitol 5 mg Tablet contains Vinpocetine as an active ingredient which is used to treat dementia and cerebrovascular disorders.

    Uses:

    Cognitol 5 mg Tablet is used for the treatment of dementia and cerebrovascular disorders.

    How Does the Drug Work?

    Vinpocetine works by increasing cerebral blood flow and oxygen utilization. Thereby improves the symptoms of dementia.

    Common Side Effects of Cognitol 5 mg Tablet:

    List of major side effects of Cognitol 5 mg Tablet

    • Increased heart rate
    • A small drop in blood pressure
    • Dizziness

    How to Use Cognitol 5 mg Tablet?

    Cognitol 5 mg Tablet is taken by mouth by swallowing it completely with adequate water. Do not chew and break the medication. This medicine should be taken with food.

    Precautions to be Taken:

    Useful precautions to be taken while using Cognitol 5 mg Tablet

    • Do not take Cognitol 5 mg Tablet if you are allergic to this drug.
    • Cognitol 5 mg Tablet may cause dizziness in some patients. Avoid driving and using heavy machinery in such condition.
    • Before using this medication, notify your physician about your pre-existing diseases, current list of medications and health conditions such as low or high blood pressure etc.
    • Take this medicine at the fixed dose and duration as advised by your physician.
    • Prior consultation to the doctor is advisable before consuming alcohol during the treatment with this medicine.

     Contraindications:

    List of contraindications while using Cognitol 5 mg Tablet

    • Cognitol 5 mg Tablet is contraindicated for use in the patients with hypersensitivity to this drug.

    Interactions:

    Possible drug interactions of Cognitol 5 mg Tablet with other drugs

    • Cognitol 5 mg Tablet may decrease the anticoagulation effect of warfarin if concomitantly used with it.

    Warnings:

    Information not available.

    Pregnancy and lactation:

    Information not available.

    Storage:

    Store this medication at room temperature (Between 20-25°C). Protect from sunlight and children.

    Dosage:

    Missed dose:

    In case of missed dose, skip the same and continue with your regular dosing schedule. Avoid taking double dose to make up for a missed one.

    Overdose:

    Immediately contact to your doctor as emergency medical treatment is required in case of an overdose.

    FAQs:

    1. How does Cognitol 5 mg Tablet work?

    Cognitol 5 mg Tablet works by increasing cerebral blood flow and oxygen utilization. Thereby, improves the symptoms of dementia.

    1. What are the side effects of Cognitol 5 mg Tablet?

    The common side effects of Cognitol 5 mg Tablet include small drop in blood pressure, dizziness and increased heart rate.

    1. How often can I take Cognitol 5 mg Tablet?

    Cognitol 5 mg Tablet should be taken at fixed dose and duration as prescribed by your doctor.

    1. Can I take Cognitol 5 mg Tablet with food?

    Yes, Cognitol 5 mg Tablet is recommended to be taken with food.

     

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