Sulbutiamine


Concise Prescribing Info
Indications/Uses
Asthaenia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult : PO 400-600 mg/day.
Dosage Details
Oral
Asthenia
Adult: 400-600 mg daily.
Administration
Should be taken with food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Lactation.
Special Precautions
Pregnancy.
Adverse Reactions
Mild agitation in elderly; allergic skin reactions.
Action
Description: 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.
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