Trade Names/Brand Names :
Complamin, Ksantinola nikotinats, Sadamin, Sequiton, Xanidil, Xavin
Why it is prescribed :
This medication is a vasodilator, prescribed for long term memory disorders and lack of concentration.
When it is not to be taken (Contraindications):
Contraindicated in patients with severe bleeding, recent heart attack, stroke, during pregnancy and known hypersensitivity.
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.
Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications):
Adult- PO- The recommended dose is 3 g/day.
How it should be taken :
It comes as a tablet to take by mouth, immediately after meals with liquid.
Warnings and Precautions :
• Caution should be exercised in patients with history of low blood pressure, narrowing of mitral valve, any allergy, and who are taking other medications.
Side Effects :
Flushing, generalized itching, rash, abdominal pain, low blood sugar and low blood pressure.
Other Precautions :
Avoid excess dosage.
Storage Conditions :
Store it at room temperature (25°C).