Arcalion 200

Arcalion 200

sulbutiamine

Manufacturer:

Servier

Distributor:

Maxxcare
Full Prescribing Info
Contents
Sulbutiamine hydrochloride.
Action
Pharmacology: Pharmacodynamics: Mechanism of Action: Sulbutiamine is an antiasthenic drug. It increases physical resistance to fatigue, improves neuromuscular efficiency, learning, memory and the metabolic function of the cerebral cortex.
Pharmacokinetics: Absorption: Rapidly absorbed in the GI tract after oral admin.
Distribution: Crosses the blood brain barrier.
Excretion: Half-life: about 5 hr.
Indications/Uses
Asthaenia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Oral: Asthenia: Adult: 400-600 mg daily.
Administration: Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Lactation.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy.
Use In Pregnancy & Lactation
Use in pregnancy: Caution when used during pregnancy.
Use in lactation: Contraindicated during lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Mild agitation in the elderly; allergic skin reactions.
ATC Classification
A11DA02 - sulbutiamine ; Belongs to the class of vitamin B1. Used as dietary supplements.
Presentation/Packing
Tab (coated) 200 mg x 30's.
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