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Nicergoline

Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Nicergoline is known to be a potent treatment for senile dementia, and other vascular disorders. It helps to reduce any kind of vascular resistance, improves and promotes the smooth blood flow through the arteries. This eventually improves the oxygen utilization and glucose intake by the brain cells. It is known to enhance the metabolic activity of the brain. It is known to stimulate the alpha-adrenolytic actions. The drug acts directly on the blood. The medicine is also useful in preventing the function of platelet aggregation which coagulates the blood excessively, giving rise to blood clots and interfering with smooth circulation of the blood. Another advantageous feature of the drug is that it helps to prevent thrombosis, thereby decreasing the risks of ischemic stroke to a large extent. The Nicergoline drug is also known to bring down high blood pressure. Nicergoline is highly beneficial in improving the overall brain health, causing a marked refinement of cognitive functions, information processing abilities and analysing skills of the brain. The medicine may even stimulate nerve development in a much older brain, and helps to combat the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease. Nicergoline may also be used to treat problems of migraine and related neurological disorders.

Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.
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  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    If you miss a dose of Nicergoline, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Below is the list of medicines, which contains Nicergoline as ingredient

Nicergoline It works by blocking the postsynaptic alpha (1)-adrenoreceptors that remain present on vascular smooth muscle. The function of Nicergoline is to accelerate vascular circulation in the brain, so that nerve signal transmission across the nerve fibers gets increased.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Medicine

    Onabet Powder

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About Nicergoline
What are the uses of Nicergoline
What are the side effects of Nicergoline ?
Key highlights of Nicergoline
What are the dosage instructions?
Medicines containing Nicergoline
How does this medication work?
What are the interactions of Nicergoline ?