BRAND NAME: COLCIT -500
COMPOSITION: CITICOLINE 500 TAB
CITICOLINE 500 TAB contains Citicoline which is the generic name of the pharmaceutical substance that chemically is cytidine-5′-diphosphocholine (CDP-choline). Citicoline Tablet is a non-toxic and very well-tolerated medication that is used to treat stroke, head injury, Alzheimer’s disease, and dementia in Parkinson’s disease. Citicoline used in the formulation of this medication is a brain chemical that occurs naturally in the body. Additionally, Citicoline is taken by mouth to improve memory, thinking, vision improvement, and brain function in people healing from a stroke. Citicoline is safe when taken by mouth for up to 90 days. Most people who consume citicoline by mouth don’t experience side effects.
But some people can have side effects such as trouble sleeping, constipation, diarrhea, headache, nausea, blurred vision, chest pains, etc. Besides, there is not any reliable information to know where Citicoline is safe during pregnancy or not. Apart from this, the medicine shouldn’t be taken in higher amounts than that told by your doctor. Further, driving, operating any heavy machinery, or any work that requires mental focus should be avoided. Although, the side-effects caused by this medicine are mild and temporary bu in case you feel side-effects are getting worsen then do consult with your doctor or physician.