How To Take "Stugeron"

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How To Take "Stugeron"
How To Take "Stugeron"

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The drug "Stugeron" is used in the treatment of circulatory disorders of the brain. Its active ingredient is cinnarizine. The agent reduces the amount of calcium ions in the cells, helps to reduce the muscle tone of the arterioles, and enhances the vasodilating effect of carbon dioxide.

How to use
How to use


Step 1

"Stugeron" is prescribed for the treatment of various circulatory disorders in the brain, which are manifested by dizziness, tinnitus, headache, memory impairment, with labyrinth disorders, migraine (for the prevention of seizures), with impaired peripheral circulation (acrocyanosis, trophic disorders, Raynaud's disease, intermittent claudication, etc.). The analogues of the drug are: "Vertizin", "Cinnaron", "Tsinedil".

Step 2

Stugeron tablets are drunk after meals. In case of circulatory disorders of the brain, appoint 25-50 mg (1-2 tab.) 3 times a day, in cases of peripheral circulatory disorders, take 50-75 mg (2-3 tab.) 3 times a day, with vestibular disorders - 25 mg of the drug 3 times a day. In case of "road" sickness, adults should take 25 mg for 30 minutes. before the road, if necessary, after 6 hours, take another 25 mg of the drug. Children are given half of the indicated dose.

Step 3

With increased sensitivity to the drug, therapy begins with half the dose, gradually increasing it. The maximum daily amount should not be more than 9 tablets (225 mg) per day. In case of overdose, symptomatic therapy is performed: gastric lavage is performed, and "Activated carbon" is prescribed. The course of drug treatment can last from several weeks to several months. At the beginning of therapy, it is necessary to refrain from obviously hazardous activities that require the speed of psychomotor reactions and increased concentration of attention. You shouldn't take alcohol.

Step 4

The drug can cause headache, depression, drowsiness, extrapyramidal disorders, fatigue, dry mouth, abdominal pain, skin rash, allergies, weight gain. The remedy is contraindicated during pregnancy and lactation, with increased sensitivity to it. With caution, "Stugeron" is used in patients with Parkinson's disease. With prolonged use, it is recommended to conduct a control examination of the function of the kidneys, liver, and peripheral blood patterns.

Step 5

"Stugeron" enhances the effect of sedatives and alcohol. When taken simultaneously with antihypertensive, nootropic and vasodilating agents, it increases their therapeutic effect, and when used simultaneously with drugs for the treatment of arterial hypotension, it reduces their effectiveness. Since "Stugeron" has an antihistamine effect, its reception can affect the results of anti-doping control of athletes and give a false positive result.

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