With the help of "Cerebrolysin" treatment of diseases of the brain and nervous system. The tool is used in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease, dementia, cerebrovascular insufficiency fluid. Also, the drug suitable for treatment of ischemic stroke.
"Cerebrolysin" can be assigned for the relief of injuries like brain and spinal cord. Sometimes the medium is discharged as an auxiliary in case of delays of mental development, hyperactivity and attention deficit in children. Medication can be used as a component of complex therapy in the treatment of endogenous depression, which cannot be cured with the help of antidepressants.
The drug is a solution for injection and comes in vials with 1.5 ml or 10 ml. is Also the asset is sold in bottles with a volume of 30 ml. May intramuscularly (5 ml), intravenously (10 ml) or infusion (50 ml) injections.
The duration of treatment may vary depending on the type of disease that is defined in a patient. Treatment usually does not exceed 25 days. The dosage is assigned by the attending physician. In some cases, a single introduction of "Cerebrolysin" to 50 ml.
For the treatment of ischemic strokes or in the postoperative period is assigned from 10 to 50 ml for single dose. In traumatic injuries of the tool is used at a dosage of from 5 to 50 ml. For treatment of depression, the dosage should not exceed 30 ml, as in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
In some cases, there may be other courses of treatment, if the drug shows efficacy and improves the patient's condition. Doses that exceed 10 ml, held via intravenous drip after dilution with saline (100-250 ml). For mixing can be used 0.9% sodium chloride, ringer solution or glucose. At the same time you can assign a "Cerebrolysin" along with vitamins and drugs to improve heart circulation. The duration of infusion is at least 15 minutes.
Among the side effects, if too fast the infusion is celebrated palpitations or arrhythmias. In rare cases, loss of appetite, diarrhea, vomiting, or nausea. Very rarely at the time of the treatment, patients may experience the excited state, which is accompanied by aggression and insomnia.