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Stem 800 MG Tablet

Manufacturer: Triton Health Care Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Piracetam
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required
Last Updated: April 04, 2019

Stem 800 MG Tablet is a type of aminobutyric acid, which is used in the treatment of memory problems. The medicine works on the nervous system and the brain. It is said to protect the cerebral cortex from oxygen deficiency. This portion of the brain is responsible for regulating your reasoning, perception, movement and recognition. This medicine is primarily used in the treatment of cortical myoclonus, a disorder which results in involuntary jerks on the muscles, especially those of the legs and the arms.

Before starting a course of Stem 800 MG Tablet, you have let your doctor if you have the following conditions – you are pregnant or breastfeeding, a blood clot problem, kidney or liver problems, if you problems with sodium consumption, a history of hemorrhage, taking thyroid hormones and any herbal or complementary medications that you are taking.

The usual dose for the medication is two or three tablets on a daily basis. Do not change the dosage without consulting your doctor. You are supposed to swallow the tablets whole with water, do not chew or dissolve the tablets before consuming them. If you miss a dose then take it the moment you remember. Do not take multiple doses at once as it can have harmful effects on the body. Like most medicines, Stem 800 MG Tablet also has certain side effects. The side effects that can result from this medicine are – weight gain, nerve related problems and lethargic. Do not drive or perform tasks that require attention immediately after taking this medication. You should store the medication in a cool and dry place, away from direct heat and light. If you suspect an overdose then consult a doctor immediately.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.

  • Cortical myoclonus

    This medicine is used along with other medicines to treat a condition where the patient experiences a frequent, uncontrolled, and sudden twitch of muscles.
  • Other degenerative disease of the brain

    This medicine is also frequently used to improve the symptoms and overall quality of life in diseases like Dementia, Alzheimer's disease, Dyslexia etc.
  • Cognitive enhancer

    This medication is used to improve awareness and memory in patients having cerebrocortical insufficiency.

  • Allergy

    This medication is not recommended for use if you have a history of allergy to Stem 800 MG Tablet or any other present with it.
  • Liver damage

    This medication is not recommended for use if you have an impairment of the liver function.
  • Kidney damage

    This medication is not recommended for use if you have a severe impairment of the kidney function.
  • Cerebral hemorrhage

    This medication is not recommended for use if you have a ruptured blood vessel and localized bleeding in the brain.
  • Huntington's disease

    This medication is not recommended for use in patients suffering from a genetic disorder where the brain cell die quickly causing a deterioration of mental and physical abilities over time.

  • How long is the duration of effect?

    The amount of time for which effects of this medicine lasts is unknown.
  • What is the onset of action?

    The time taken for this medication to show it's effect is not clinically established.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is not recommended for use by pregnant women unless absolutely necessary and the benefits outweigh the risk associated. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.
  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    This medication is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Stem 800 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed can be skipped.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Contact your doctor if an overdose with this medicine is suspected.

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Stem 800 MG Tablet acts by impacting the release of certain neurotransmitters in the brain. It improves and facilitates microcirculation in the blood vessels. It increases the flow of blood and oxygen uptake by activating acetylcholine.

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 Disease

    This medication should be used with caution in patients suffering from a kidney disease. The dosing needs to be modified depending on the creatinine clearance levels. It is not recommended for use in patients having a severe impairment of the kidney function. This medicine should be used with caution in patients having an active bleeding disorder. Suitable tests should be performed to determine the safe use of this medicine.
  • Interaction with Alcohol

    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Interaction with Lab Test

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Food

    Information not available.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may require a dose adjustment and more frequent clinical monitoring to use these medicines together. Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may require a dose adjustment and more frequent clinical monitoring to use these medicines together. Report the use of either of the medicine to the doctor. You may require a dose adjustment and more frequent clinical monitoring to safely use these medicines together.
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