Antidepressant: Phenotropil (Carphedon)
Active ingredient: Phenylpiracetam (Phenylpiracetam)Analogs: Phenylpiracetam, Fonturacetam, Fenotropil
Phenotropil belongs to the group of nootropic drugs. Produces psycho-stimulating effect. It is able to quickly help people suffering from lack of adequate protection from stress, as well as with a tendency to overwork or a strong and prolonged load.
This drug has earned tremendous popularity among people whose activity requires considerable mental or physical exertion. Moreover, almost all who are seriously interested in revealing the potential of their body (primarily the brain), somehow come to Phenotropil.
Phenotropil was developed by serious scientists for specific purposes. It is thanks to him that domestic space exploration has received a means capable of substantially increasing both the mental and physical performance of cosmonauts in space flight. It was after the effectiveness of Fentropil was fully proved by its use in space conditions, the drug became available to every buyer in the pharmacy.
First of all, Phenotropil improves nutrition and metabolic processes in the human brain. This means that the brain, constantly receiving the necessary nutrition and oxygen, is in a state of highest efficiency.
An increase in the serotonin, noradrenaline and dopamine concentration in the brain accompanied by the administration of phenothropil allows us to consider this remedy as part of a complex of measures for treating depressive conditions.
In addition, in addition to stimulating cognitive and thought processes, the drug positively affects the physical condition of a person. Another undeniable advantage of Phenotropil is the creation of a strong defense against stress. Given the intensity of modern life, this feature of the drug is extremely relevant. By and large, Phenotropil is a unique drug that is used not only to treat a variety of disorders and pathological conditions (such as CNS diseases, neurotic states, convulsions, depression and many others), but also to activate additional body reserves by perfectly healthy people. A very important property of Phenotropil is an immediate effect. This makes it possible to use the drug directly during the occurrence of an extreme situation.
With all this, Phenotropil has extremely low toxicity, which almost completely eliminates the possibility of poisoning with this drug (the fatal dose of Phenotropil is 800 mg per kilogram of human body weight).
Today we can say with confidence that Phenotropil has no worthy competitors in terms of its operation, security level and breadth of application.
Pharmacological action: Phenotropil is known for its nootropic effect and complex of effects: the drug has simultaneously anti-anxiety, analgesic, antihypoxic, antihypertensive, antitoxic, anticonvulsant and psychostimulating effect.
Indications for use: It is used in many pathological conditions of the central nervous system caused by various causes. This list includes neurotic and abstinent conditions, asthenic state (such conditions occur in schizophrenia), asthenic depression and cerebrovascular insufficiency. The drug is used for obesity, hypertension I-II stages, convulsive states, reduced ability to learn, etc. In addition, Phenotropol is often used as a stimulant that improves the work of a number of processes occurring in the human body.
Contraindications: The uniqueness of Phenotropil is that it has virtually no contraindications. The only danger is the individual intolerance of the body.
Dosage and administration: The drug is taken orally after a meal. It is recommended to take Phenotropil in the morning (at least up to 15 hours). Single dose of the drug ranges from 100 to 250 mg, daily dose - from 200 to 300 mg (it should be divided into two methods). Also, the limit of daily intake of the drug is set at 750 mg / day.
If a minimum daily dosage (100 mg or less) is chosen, then a dose is not required. The period of treatment with phenotropil usually lasts from 2 to 12 weeks.
If the drug is used to improve performance, should be taken from 100 to 200 mg per day once. The optimal duration of treatment is 2 weeks.
Side effects: There may be overexcitation, related insomnia, increased blood pressure, as well as some vegetative disorders.
Storage conditions: The shelf life of the drug is 5 years. Keep Phenotropil at temperatures up to 30 ° C in a dark place.
Terms of selling from pharmacies: Phenotropil (Phenylpyracetam) is released on prescription.