Treatment of the elderly with some degree of cerebral functional impairment such as loss of memory, a lack of concentration or alertness and vertigo.
NOOTROPIL is indicated for patients suffering from myoclonus of cortical origin, irrespective of aetiology and should be used in combination with other anti-myoclonic therapies.
Oral formulations: Piracetam may be taken with or without food. The film-coated tablets should be swallowed with liquid. It is recommended to take the daily dose in two to four sub-doses.
Parenteral formulations: When parenteral administration is needed (e.g. swallowing difficulties, unconsciousness) piracetam can be administered intravenously at the same recommended daily dose.
The solution for injection will be administered intravenously over several minutes.
The solution for infusion will be administered continuously at the recommended daily dose over a 24 hour period.