Fezam - preparation for the restoration of brain functions

July 8, 2012

 Fezam is composed of two drugs that have a beneficial effect on the brain. Together they improve metabolism Improves metabolism and losing weight without dieting  Improves metabolism and losing weight without dieting
   in brain tissue cells (neurons), which leads to a reduction of cells in the needs for oxygen. Simultaneously, in the brain increased blood circulation.

 Fezam - preparation for the restoration of brain functions

How does fezam

Fezam a combined preparation. It includes piracetam and cinnarizine - both drugs have different effects on brain cells and blood vessels, but they are perfectly combined and reinforce each other's action.

Piracetam - a nootropic drug, the main action of which consists in activating the metabolism in neurons. First of all it contributes to a better absorption of glucose - it gives additional energy cells without additional oxygen. Energy intake leads to activation of all other types of cellular metabolism and is primarily protein - restores the structure of neurons. Chronic administration of piracetam significantly improved memory, learning ability, the elderly recover lost skills, etc.

Cinnarizine - a calcium channel blocker. Under the action of this drug smooth muscle cells of blood vessel walls loses calcium, thereby reducing their tone, expands the lumen of blood vessels, increases blood flow, arterial pressure decreases. Cinnarizine has a slight calming effect and reduces the excitability of the vestibular apparatus, so fezam contraindicated in Parkinson's disease, which affects the body balance.

This is an effective drug that has few side effects, so it has found application in the treatment of many neurological and psychiatric diseases.

 Fezam - preparation for the restoration of brain functions

Who and how to prescribe

Fezam prescribed for the treatment of many neurological and psychiatric disorders Mental illness - ashamed to ask for help?  Mental illness - ashamed to ask for help?
 As well as for their prophylaxis.

Often, this drug is prescribed for elderly people in violation of memory, loss of self-care skills and so on. And as in old age also often have high blood pressure, fezam them perfectly.

This medication helps to restore the lost mental abilities to people who have suffered a stroke, head injury, poisoning or neuroinfection substance which has a negative impact on the brain. If you take its course for a long time, it is possible to achieve a good result.

Fezam also nominated in the inner ear lesions occurring on the background of cerebrovascular events. Such violations are called labirintopaty. One type labirintopaty is Meniere's syndrome, which appears heavy bouts of dizziness on the background of progressive hearing loss.

Babies fezam appointed from five years. When the effects of perinatal (related to pregnancy and childbirth) lesions and traumatic brain injury, he can reduce headaches, sleep recovery Dreams: how to understand our dreams  Dreams: how to understand our dreams
 , Better adaptation to the community and the children's school performance.

It used fezam and some mental illness if they are accompanied by an increased weakness and fatigue. The same increased fatigue sometimes develops with severe physical and neuropsychiatric loads or after infection. In all these cases fezam also help to recover. Fezam particularly shown in the case where the treatment is one piracetam insomnia patients.

Fezam can be taken if there is a susceptibility to motion sickness or seasickness. Its constituent Cinnarizinum reduces the excitability of the vestibular apparatus and prevents motion sickness.

Assign fezam 1-2 capsules three times a day for a long time, from one to three months. After two or three months of treatment can be repeated. Children after five years fezam appoint 1-2 capsules once or twice a day as long courses, but no more than three consecutive months.

 Fezam - preparation for the restoration of brain functions

In some cases, fezam contraindications and side effects

Fezam contraindicated in severe violations of liver and kidney function, Parkinson's disease (destruction of the brain, which leads to loss of control over body movements), pregnancy, breast- Breastfeeding - a personal choice  Breastfeeding - a personal choice
   feeding, in children under five years and hypersensitive to the components of the drug.

Fezam well tolerated and does not cause overdose. But sometimes manifested side effects such as headache, irritability, weakness, stomach pain, nausea, diarrhea, dry mouth, weight gain. Sometimes patients receiving this drug appears heightened sensitivity, shake hands and feet, increased muscle tone. Allergic reactions to receiving phezam treatment usually appear in the form of an itchy rash.

Galina Romanenko

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Fenamin: banned psychostimulant

August 15, 2010

  • Fenamin: banned psychostimulant
  • Mechanism of action

 Amphetamine has a stimulating effect on the central nervous system, it is able to suppress appetite. This effect is achieved by increasing the amount of certain chemicals in the body. The drug increases the heart rate, increases blood pressure and has other activities. His daktivnym ingredient is an amphetamine - a powerful stimulant that can be habit-forming.

Amphetamine is used to treat narcolepsy and attention deficit disorder Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) - how to help fidget?  Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) - how to help fidget?
   hyperactivity disorder (ADHD).

While receiving amphetamine need to be especially careful when driving vehicles, operating technical equipment, and to perform other potentially dangerous activities. Amphetamine may cause dizziness, blurred vision, or restlessness; Moreover, it can hide the symptoms of extreme tiredness that may occur in a variety of involuntary movements. If you notice at such side effects, avoid hazardous activities. Amphetamine may cause physical and psychological dependence; withdrawal symptoms may occur when you stop taking the drug after several weeks of continuous use. In advance, discuss with your doctor how to stop taking amphetamine.

Does not crumble, do not chew, or open capsules fenaminom; always swallow them whole.

 Fenamin: banned psychostimulant


Admission amphetamine is not recommended in the following cases:

  • Heart disease or high blood pressure.
  • Atherosclerosis.
  • Hyperthyroidism.
  • Glaucoma.
  • Acceptance of monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAO inhibitors), such as zokarboksazid (Marplan), tranylcypromine (Parnate), or phenelzine (Nardil) in the last fourteen days.
  • Abuse of drugs or alcohol history.

Also, before you start taking amphetamine, tell your doctor if you have the following violations:

  • Anxiety disorder;
  • Tourette's syndrome; motor or audible tick;
  • Epilepsy;
  • Diabetes.

When these violations receive amphetamine may be contraindicated or can be assigned to a special reception mode, with a lower dose; during treatment, these patients should be screened regularly, so that the doctor can watch for changes in their condition.

Acceptance of amphetamine is also not recommended during pregnancy and lactation.

 Fenamin: banned psychostimulant

How to take amphetamine?

  • Take amphetamine, just follow the instructions from your doctor.
  • Each dose of the drug need to drink a full glass of water.
  • Do not take amphetamine in the evening because it may cause insomnia.
  • When amphetamine overdose seek urgent medical help.

Symptoms of amphetamine overdose: increased anxiety Anxiety - how to distinguish normal from disease?  Anxiety - how to distinguish normal from disease?
 , Limb tremors, rapid breathing, confusion, hallucinations, panic, aggressiveness, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, irregular heartbeat, and seizures.

 Fenamin: banned psychostimulant

Side effects

When any of the following serious side effects, stop taking amphetamine and immediately seek professional medical help:

  • An allergic reaction (difficulty breathing, swelling of the throat, lips, tongue, or face; hives);
  • Irregular heart rate and / or a very high blood pressure Blood pressure - dangerous if his swing?  Blood pressure - dangerous if his swing?
   (its symptoms can be severe headache and blurred vision);
  • Hallucinations, abnormal behavior, and / or confusion.

More often, however, there are less severe side effects. Do not stop taking amphetamine, but as soon as possible, consult with your doctor if you develop the following symptoms:

  • Anxiety or tremor;
  • Increased anxiety or nervousness;
  • Headache and dizziness Dizziness - if the ground is slipping from under his feet  Dizziness - if the ground is slipping from under his feet
  • Insomnia;
  • Dry mouth or an unpleasant taste in the mouth;
  • Diarrhea or constipation;
  • Impotence or change sexual desire (as a rule, its decline).

Amphetamine can be addictive. If you notice that during the administration of the drug are thinking about how to increase the dose, or look forward to the time of receiving the next dose, seek immediate professional help, as this may be the first signs of addiction.

 Fenamin: banned psychostimulant

Drug Interactions

Besides the already mentioned MAO inhibitors, while taking amphetamine may receive the following drugs is contraindicated:

  • Insulin and other drugs for the treatment of diabetes;
  • Guanethidine (Ismelin) or reserpine (Diutensin-R);
  • Doxazosin, terazosin, prazosin or guanadrel;
  • Tricyclic antidepressants such as amitriptyline, nortriptyline, imipramine, clomipramine, desipramine;
  • Phenothiazine, in particular, chlorpromazine;
  • Lithium
  • Haloperidol (Haldol).

Tell your doctor if you are taking any of these drugs.