«Sirdalud" - a description


drug is prescribed for patients suffering from multiple sclerosis, a degenerative disease of the spinal cord, chronic myelopathy.Also it is used in cerebral palsy patients older than 18 years and cerebrovascular disorders."Sirdalud" is contraindicated in children and adolescents under the age of 18 years.Precautions should use the drug in the elderly over 65 years.Do not take the drug to patients with severe liver function abnormalities and hypersensitivity to the drug.Absolutely contraindicated concurrent use "sirdalud" with strong inhibitors of the "fluvoxamine" and "ciprofloxacin".


During use of the drug may reduce blood pressure.Some patients may see hallucinations, as the drug has a calming sedative effect.There are cases of liver dysfunction, so whi
le receiving "sirdalud" liver function tests should be monitored and the necessary tests take one once a month.


drug causes side effects such as drowsiness, insomnia, gastrointestinal disorders, loss of consciousness, muscle weakness and fatigue.


«Sirdalud" - use


dosage is determined individually.The recommended dose - 1 capsule of 6 mg per day.If necessary, the dosage is increased by one capsule at intervals of 3-7 days, and adjusted to 4 units per day.The optimal dose - 2 capsules.


Upon termination of drug treatment "Sirdalud" should gradually reduce the dose to complete abolition, especially in patients receiving high doses for a long time.In the case of abrupt withdrawal of the drug, there is a risk of rebound increase in blood pressure.


«Sirdalud" - reviews


patients who neurologist prescribed "Sirdalud," often complain about the side effects of the drug.Many blood pressure falls, because of which there blackout.Some suffer hallucinations.In other patients, using "Sirdalud", appear dry mouth and difficulty sleeping.One patient, who suffers from severe pain because of two hernias in the lumbar and portruzii, writes that after receiving "sirdalud" pain disappeared and the back did not bother for 3 months.


When receiving the drug should be strictly observe the instructions of the attending physician and listen to your body, then the side effects are less disturbed.