Amantrel (100 mg) Capsule Side Effects and usage

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Amantrel (100 mg) - Amantadine- Capsule is manufactured by Cipla Limited and the main constituent generic drug is Amantadine- 100 mg.

Amantrel (100 mg) Capsule Medicine Side effects and usage

Side Effects

Anorexia, arthralgia, dysuria, coma and convulsion, fever, depression, psychosis, urinary retention, blood dyscrasias, hallucinations, blurred vision, ankle oedema, rash, leucopenia, neutropenia.
Insomnia, dizziness, lack of mental concentration, hallucinations, postural hypotension, ankle edema due to local vasoconstriction.

Indications

Idiopathic or post-encephalitic, parkinsonis in elderly patients in association with cerebral atherosclerosis.
Drug induced extra-pyramidal reactions.
Prophylaxis and treatment of influenza A.

Contra Indications

Hypersensitivity to the drug, epilepsy, severe renal disease, peptic ulceration.

Caution

Renal/hepatic/peptic disorders.
Patients with cerebral atherosclerosis, eczema, psychosis.
Earlier the drug is started the better.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Capsule is Rs.6.93 in India as of date.

Formulation

Amantrel (100 mg) Capsule mainly contains the generic formulation called as Amantadine- 100 mg.

Amantrel (100 mg) Capsule Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Amantrel (100 mg) Capsule
Manufacturer: Cipla Limited
Generic Molecule: Amantadine

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