FAQs ABOUT CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION
Q: What is CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION used for?
A: CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION is used to treat cranial injury, aprosexia (inability to concentrate) in dementia, cerebrovascular disease that includes stroke, and Alzheimer's disease. Consult your doctor before receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION.
Q: What happens if you take more CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION than your required dose?
A: CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION will be given to you only by a doctor or nurse in a hospital, and so it is unlikely that you will receive an overdose. However, if you experience any unusual symptoms, consult your doctor immediately or visit the nearby hospital.
Q: What side effects are seen with CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION?
A: The common side effects associated with the use of CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION are headache, nausea, vertigo (sensation of spinning), increased sweating, agitation, fever, and hallucinations. Consult your doctor if any of the symptoms worsen.
Q: Who should avoid receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION?
A: CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION is not recommended for use in patients allergic to cerebroprotein hydrolysate or with severe renal dysfunction, status epilepticus (a life-threatening neurological disorder), or major epilepsia (a seizure that causes loss of consciousness and violent muscle contractions). Consult your doctor before receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION.
Q: Is CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION safe to use in elderly patients?
A: CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged 65 years and above), especially in those who do not respond to anticholinesterases. Consult your doctor before receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION.
Q: How does CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION work?
A: CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION helps in restoring brain functions, where Cerebroprotein Hydrolysate works by protecting nerve cells from toxins and a lack of oxygen. It improves the survival ability of nerve cells. It also helps in the formation of new nerve cells, increases the nutrition of brain cells, reduces inflammation of brain tissues, and blocks the release of certain chemicals that may damage brain cells.
Q: Can I drive while receiving alcohol?
A: Do not drive vehicles, operate machines, or do any hazardous activity after receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION to avoid any possible risk as this medicine may cause vertigo. Consult your doctor before receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION.
Q: What is the method of receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION?
A: CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION will be given to you only by a doctor or a nurse and placed into the vein. Your doctor will determine the correct dose and duration for you depending upon your age, body weight, and disease condition.
Q: What medication’s intake should be lowered while receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION?
A: Before receiving CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION, inform your doctor if you are taking medicines that are used to treat depression, such as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), such as phenelzine.
Q: Can CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION cause flu?
A: Yes. CEREHENZ 60 INJECTION may cause flu-like symptoms such as fever, chills, sore throat, and cough in some patients, which are generally temporary and resolve with time. However, contact your doctor if this condition worsens.