Generic Name : Pyritinol Therapeutic Classification : Central Nervous System Agents
India- Encephabol Susp, Encephabol Tab.
International- Pyritol, Encephabol. Why it is prescribed (Indications) :
This medication is a semi-natural water-soluble analog of vitamin B6, prescribed for mental disorders. When it is not to be taken (Contraindications):
Dosage & When it is to be taken :
Adult: PO- 600 mg/day in 3 divided doses. How it should be taken :
It comes as a tablet and suspension to take by mouth, with food. Warnings and Precautions :
* Caution should be exercised in patients with history of rheumatoid arthritis. Side Effects :
Stomach upset, loss of appetite, nausea, vomiting, taste disturbances, headache, sleeplessness, itching, rash and restlessness.
*Avoid excess dosage. Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature.
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