Nootropil

Nootropil Overdosage

piracetam

Manufacturer:

GlaxoSmithKline

Distributor:

Zuellig
Full Prescribing Info
Overdosage
Symptoms: No additional adverse events specifically related to overdose have been reported with piracetam (Nootropil). The highest reported overdose with piracetam (Nootropil) was oral intake of 75 g wherein bloody diarrhoea with abdominal pain, was most probably related to the extreme high dose of sorbitol contained in the used formulation.
Treatment: There is no specific antidote for overdose with piracetam (Nootropil). Treatment for an overdose should be symptomatic and may include haemodialysis. The extraction efficiency of the dialyser is 50 to 60% for piracetam (Nootropil). Further management should be as clinically indicated or as recommended by the national poisons centre, where available.
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