Pirazidol - antidepressant used for different types of depression.
Pharmacological action pirazidol
Pirazidol of instruction has antidepressant and nootropic effect, improving cognitive function. Due to the properties of the active ingredient, the sedative effect in agitated state combined with an activating influence in the apathetic and anergic depression. This is achieved by a balanced effect on the central nervous system and has timolepticheskoe effect.
Pirazidol produced in the form of tablets, each of which contains 25 or 50 mg of active ingredient pirlindola hydrochloride. Auxiliary components - potato starch, lactose, and calcium stearate. 50 tablets per plastic cans.
The analogue pirazidol of the active substance is a drug Normazidol.
According to the instructions Pirazidol prescribed for different types of depression, mainly from:
- Asthenic disorders;
- Psychomotor retardation;
- Anxious delirious or anxious-depressive components.
In addition, Pirazidol Review is effective in the treatment of:
- Alcohol withdrawal syndrome;
- Senile and involutional depression;
- Alzheimer's Disease.
Pirazidol contraindicated for instructions apply when:
- Blood diseases;
- Acute hepatitis;
- Concomitantly with MAO inhibitors, and also during the period of up to two weeks after their withdrawal;
- Hypersensitivity to the pirazidol.
Safety of pirazidol during pregnancy has not been studied.
Usually Pirazidol administered in an initial dose of 2-3 tablets daily 25 mg, divided into two steps. Gradually increase the dose to 3-6 tablets of 50 mg per day. The maximum daily dose of pirazidol instructions is 400 mg.
Adjusted dose drug usually takes up to four weeks, and then gradually reduce the dose pirazidol.
Data on overdose pirazidol manufacturer is not available.
The drug increases the effectiveness of epinephrine, while the application that is associated with antimonoaminoksidaznoy activity. According to the testimony Pirazidol can be used simultaneously with anxiolytics and antipsychotics.
Pirazidol on responses can cause digestive disorders, which are often manifested as dry mouth and nausea. Also, during therapy may experience dizziness and tremor.
Other side effects when taking pirazidol Review include tachycardia, increased sweating, and allergic reactions.
Storage conditions pirazidol
Pirazidol refers to antidepressants, prescription. Do not store the tablets more than 24 months.