Vasodilating drug "Vazobral": instructions for use
Features pharmacological action of the drug
The preparation "Vasobral" describes the instructions for use as a combined agent, which is included in the group of vasodilating drugs. At the heart of its pharmacological action is the blocking of vascular smooth muscle cells and platelet adrenoreceptors. The drug "Vazobral", instructions for use of which necessarily comes in the kit, has a pronounced serotonergic and dopaminergic effects, significantly increases the resistance of brain tissue to hypoxia, stimulates metabolism and blood circulation of the brain. In addition, this tool effectively reduces the permeability of the vascular wall, reduces the aggregation of red blood cells and platelets, increases mental performance and physical endurance, and also reduces drowsiness and fatigue.Due to the complex effect of the active components, the drug Vazobral enhances the excitation processes occurring in the cerebral cortex, increases by several times the reflex excitability of the brain and the force of heart contractions, stimulates the vasomotor and respiratory centers, has a diuretic, analeptic and psychostimulatory effect.
Description of the composition and release form of the drug
This vasodilating agent is produced in the form of tablets and a solution intended for oral administration. The first group contains four milligrams of alpha-dihydroergocriptine mesylate and forty milligrams of caffeine. Tablets are contained in blisters (several pieces each). The structure of one milliliter of solution includes one milligram of alpha-dihydroergocriptine mesylate and ten milligrams of caffeine. The liquid is available in dark glass bottles with a small pipette at the end.
The list of indications for the appointment of the drug "Vazobral"
Take medication "Vazobral" instructions for use advises for the treatment of cerebrovascular insufficiency, Meniere's disease, migraine, Raynaud's syndrome and disease, diabetic retinopathy and hypertensive retinopathy, venous insufficiency and disorders of the peripheral arterial blood circulation.In addition, this drug is actively used with reduced mental activity, disorder of orientation, reduced attention and memory impairment. For the treatment of a variety of residual effects associated with a recent stroke or any other disturbances in the blood circulation system of the brain, it is also possible to use the drug Vazobral. These tablets are also shown for cochleo-vestibular disorders, manifested in the form of dizziness and noise in the ears.
Major contraindications and possible adverse reactions
This vasodilating drug should not be taken in the presence of glaucoma, as well as increased individual sensitivity or intolerance to alpha dihydroergocriptine mesylate. Otherwise, there is a high risk of undesirable conditions such as skin rash, urticaria and nausea. Taking the medicine "Vazobral", the instructions for use of which also testifies to this, can cause a decrease in blood pressure and tachycardia.