FAQs ABOUT CEREBION 60MG
What is CEREBION 60MG used for?
CEREBION 60MG contains Cerebroprotein hydrolysate (that belongs to group of medicines called neurotrophic agents) which is used to treat cranial injury, aprosexia (inability to concentrate) in dementia, stroke (lack of blood supply in the brain), and alzheimer's disease (disease caused due to degeneration of brain cells) in affected individuals.
What side effects are seen with CEREBION 60MG?
The common side effects associated with the use of CEREBION 60MG are headache, nausea, vertigo (sensation of spinning), increased sweating, agitation, fever, and hallucinations. Inform your doctor if any of the symptom worsens.
Who should avoid receiving CEREBION 60MG?
CEREBION 60MG is not recommended for use in patients who are allergic to cerebroprotein hydrolysate, and in patients suffering from severe kidney dysfunction, status epilepticus (life threatening neurological disorder), or major epilepsia (seizure that causes loss of consciousness and violent muscle contractions). Consult your doctor before receiving CEREBION 60MG.
Is CEREBION 60MG safe to use in elderly patients?
CEREBION 60MG should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged 65 years and above) especially those who do not respond to anticholinesterases (such as neostigmine or pyridostigmine). Consult your doctor before receiving CEREBION 60MG.
How does CEREBION 60MG work?
CEREBION 60MG helps in restoring brain functions where cerebroprotein hydrolysate works by protecting the nerve cells from toxins and lack of oxygen thus improving its survival rate. It also helps in the formation of new nerve cells by increasing nutrition supply to the brain cells and reducing the inflammatory reaction on the brain tissues which results in preventing damage to the brain cells.
What is method of receiving CEREBION 60MG?
CEREBION 60MG will be given to you only by a doctor or a nurse into the vein. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight and disease condition.
Can CEREBION 60MG cause flu?
Yes, CEREBION 60MG may cause flu like symptoms such as fever, chills, sore throat, and cough in some patients which is generally temporary and resolves with time. However, inform your doctor if the symptom worsens over the time.
Is CEREBION 60MG safe to use in patients with kidney problems?
CEREBION 60MG is not recommended for use in patients with severe kidney dysfunction. It should be used with caution in patients with other kidney problems. Consult your doctor before receiving CEREBION 60MG.