Metaprot (Bemitil) 125mg 20capsules
Metaproth Metaprote (Bemitil)
refers to nootropic drugs with psychostimulating and antihypoxic effects. Also, some researchers are considered as an actoprotective drug (has the ability to increase tolerance to excessive stress on the body). Pharmacokinetically absorbed quickly enough when ingested. The onset of action is already half an hour after taking. The time of action of a single dose up to 6 hours (half-life about 2.5 hours). Has a tendency to cumulate at a course reception. In this case, the therapeutic dose accumulates in about 5 days, after which it is maintained at the achieved level.
Indications for use:
Metaproth is a lot of indications for the use of the drug:
Consequences of injuries (including traumatic brain injury).
Also immunostimulatory effects of Metaproth have been noted, which makes it possible to use it in the complex treatment of infectious diseases in some cases.
Contraindications to the use of Metaprotha little. Among them it should be noted pregnancy, lactation, children's age, hypoklikemic conditions and unstable level of sugar in diabetes mellitus. Also, the drug is contraindicated for allergic reactions, epilepsy with frequent seizures. Dosage The dosage of the drug is determined by the doctor. As a rule, Metaproth is taken in doses of 250-500 mg 2-3 times a day after meals. The maximum recommended daily dosage of the drug is 1.5 grams. The course of treatment should not exceed 1 month.
Side Effects Metaproth is a safe enough drug. Sometimes the following undesirable reactions occur:
Nausea, rarely vomiting. Discomfort in the digestive tract. Redness of the face. Headache.
Analogues of the drug Metaproth with the active substance ethylthiobenzimidazole hydrobromide less spread. Among them, we can mention tablets Bemaktor, Bemitil, which, however, are rarely found on the pharmacy market.
Do not take in the evening because of the possibility of problems with falling asleep. Can affect the system of liver cytochromes, requires adjustment of doses when taken together with inhibitors of this system (for example, cimetidine). Can increase the positive effects of nootropic drugs. During the treatment should adhere to a carbohydrate-rich diet.
You can read more about actoprotectors and their mechanism of action in this article.