Oral soln: Stroke, acute phase & its neurological sequelae; traumatic brain injury & its neurological sequelae; cognitive & behavioural impairment secondary to chronic vascular & degenerative cerebral disorders. Inj: CVA in acute & subacute phase. Recent head trauma & their sequelae.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Oral solnAdult 500-2,000 mg daily administered directly or dissolved in a ½ glass of water (120 mL). Inj 1,000-2,000 mg daily IM, slow IV inj or infusion (infusion rate: 40-60 drops/min). Can be administered orally.
May be taken with or without food: Take w/ or between meals.
Hypersensitivity. Parasympathetic hypertonia.
Oral soln: May cause asthma in patients w/ hypersensitivity to acetylsalicyclic acid. Fructose intolerance. Pregnancy & lactation. Inj: In case of persistent intracranial hemorrhage, it is recommended to administer Somazina very slowly at 30 drops/min.
Oral soln: GI disorders. Inj: Hypotension & parasympathetic effects.