Citicoline - Drug Information

Email Print This Page Comment bookmark
Font : A-A+

General Information on Citicoline

Generic Name : Citicoline

Latest prescription information about Citicoline. Learn how to pronounce the drug's name, its indications, dosage, how to take, when to take, when not to take, side effects, special precautions, its storage instructions and warnings if any when taken during pregnancy. Also listed are the International and Indian trade name(s) of the drug and its price list.
Therapeutic Classification : Psychostimulants

Why is Citicoline Prescribed? (Indications)

This medication is a psychostimulant/nootropic, prescribed for Parkinson's disease, cerebrovascular disorders and head injury. 

When should Citicoline not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Hypersensitivity.

Pregnancy Category

A B C D X

Category D :

There is an evidence of fetal risk based on adverse reaction data, but potential benefits may allow the drug to be used in pregnant women despite risks.

What is the dosage of Citicoline?

PO- The recommended dose is 200-600 mg/day in divided doses.
IV/IM The recommended dose is up to 1 g/day.

How should Citicoline be taken?

It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.
It also comes as a solution for injection to be administered by a healthcare provider into the vein or muscle.

What are the warnings and precautions for Citicoline?

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of mental illness, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

What are the side effects of Citicoline?

Sleeplessness, headache, diarrhea, low or high blood pressure, nausea, blurred vision, chest pain, and others.

What are the other precautions for Citicoline?

Avoid excess dosage.

What are the storage conditions of Citicoline?

Store it at room temperature.

Pharma Services and Drug Enquiries

India is the world's capital for quality medicines, be it pharmaceutical formulations, herbal medicines or nutraceuticals. Our Pharma Division deals only with the best, GMP certified generics and branded medication for the export market. All our products are supported by strict adherence to quality and analysis certification.
View feedback from our existing customers.
Please note for the minimum order for Exports is of US$ 200. All orders will be subject to courier charges and supplies are normally dispatched through internationally accredited courier services.

Complete the form below to receive the no-obligation price quote.

Enquiry

Products

Note : We do not supply schedule-H (Example - narcotic drug or psychotropic drugs or anabolic steroids) and Anti- Abortion Drugs.
Please note for the minimum order for Exports is of US$ 200. All orders will be subject to courier charges and supplies are normally dispatched through internationally accredited courier services.

Post a Comment

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions
Buy Medication (Drug) at Concessional Price from India

Drugs A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Drugs Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement
Find a Doctor
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook