Mexidol from headache


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The original Russian drug, produced in the form of tablets and ampoule solution, is a potent antihypoxant and antioxidant. It was created on the basis of

innovative Russian developments in the field of pharmaceuticals. Successful use of it in therapy, surgery, narcology and psychiatry, neurology, and even ophthalmology confirms its effectiveness.

Mexidol is a practically universal drug, but it's best to help with headaches and dizziness. It normalizes pressure, improves circulation of blood, removes many unpleasant sensations. His contraindications are very small, and therefore it can be used as an analgesic for head injuries, and against jumps of arterial pressure, and against vegeto-vascular dystonia. He also helps with hangover and abuse of strong coffee.

Mexidol is usually prescribed with other medications so that the headache stops as soon as possible - in fact, after 5-7 minutes after the injection, relief comes. Dizziness is treated to them no less effectively, because it helps the vessels to work properly, and blood - to circulate well. Some doctors believe in this Russian drug so much that it is sometimes prescribed even by nursing mothers.

Mexidol from headache

Mexidol normalizes the pressure in hangover, coffee lovers and hypertonics. This is one of the first truly effective Russian preparations. It is intended as a solution in ampoules and in the form of tablets, sometimes at the same time, for better dose adjustments.

Dosage in tablets - 125 mg, in ampoules - 5% 2 ml solution and 5 ml Shell of white or light colored tablets, they contain 125 mg of active ingredient. They also contain insignificantly carmellose sodium, magnesium stearate and lactose monohydrate. The shell consists of a dye - titanium dioxide, as well as a talcum of ordinary polyvinyl alcohol with macrogols and polyethylene glycol.

In the form of a solution, the drug is colorless or slightly yellowish, contains 50 mg of the active substance( ethylmylhydroxypyridine succinate), as well as about 1 mg of sodium metabisulfite and 1 ml of purified water.


Mexidol is a powerful antioxidant, it increases fluidity and reduces cell membrane viscosity, stops free radical oxidation processes, helps to fight stress, ischemic disease, hypoxia, various blood disorders, medical and alcoholic intoxications. In addition, it is used as a nootropic, it helps to prevent the trial and has anxiolytic action.

The action of the drug activates the transfer between the synapses, increases the level of dopamine in the brain, due to which improves mood and enlightened consciousness. Due to the stimulation of metabolism, blood supply, microcirculation and blood composition improves, as the drug also affects hemolysis. This medication can also be used to prevent high levels of cholesterol in the blood.

Regarding its action as antistress drug, it normalizes the sleep, helps to combat vegetative disorders, improves memory and promotes concentration during training, facilitates the effects of damage to the structures of the brain.

Last but not least, it is used in intoxications resulting from drug overdose and ethanol in alcoholic beverages. He not only eliminates the effects, but also removes the syndrome of withdrawal. However, it is worth taking with caution when other tranquilizers, antidepressants and antipsychotics are prescribed. Along with hypnotic and anticonvulsant, their action under the influence of meksidola can be substantially strengthened.

Dosage of

Mexidol is rapidly absorbed and starts to work, and it also quickly removes all of it in an organism for no more than 5 hours, but metabolites can be found in urine and the second day after admission.

Before taking a dose, the dose is gradually increased - at first you can take no more than one pill no more than twice a day. Usually, adult patients are prescribed three times a day, the maximum dose is 6 tablets or 800 mg. The course of treatment lasts up to 6 weeks, depending on the appointment of a physician, patients with coronary heart disease, it is not more than two months, and to stop alcohol intoxication and its consequences, for a week or so. Stopping is not sharp, but gradual, with a dose reduction every few days.

Overdose of the drug is not dangerous to the body, which is expressed in elevated, compared with normal effects, drowsiness.


Indications tablet meksydola:

  • transient ischemic attack and ischemic generally
  • TBI and their consequences
  • all encephalopathy
  • IRR and autonomic dysfunction
  • consequences of atherosclerosis
  • Neuroses
  • abstinence syndrome
  • variety intoxication
  • asthenia and stress

Mexidol from headache

colorless solutionIt is used with a very wide range of diagnoses, be it glaucoma or a heart attack, dystonia or neurosis. It can be prescribed both intravenously and intramuscularly.

Indications for use Ukolov solution meksydola in / in / o:

  • TBI and their consequences
  • VDS and autonomic dysfunction
  • consequences of atherosclerosis
  • Acute circulatory disorders in the brain
  • Neuroses
  • myocardial infarction
  • Glaucoma
  • abstinence syndrome
  • Intoxication medicines
  • Peritonitisor necrotic pancreatitis


Due to the enhanced effect of the joint effect, it should be used with caution in combination with:

  • Antidepressants
  • Anticoagulants
  • AntiparkInsonic
  • Anxiolytics
  • Anyone with benzodiazepine

Also reduces the effects of ethanol.

Mexidodon is strictly contraindicated in pregnant women at any time, and women breast-feeding breastfeeding women as the effects of drugs on the condition of the fetus and infants have not been clarified. Children are not traditionally appointed.

During the course of treatment, it is prohibited to drive a car and perform work that requires high concentration of attention.

Strictly contraindicated in renal and hepatic insufficiency.


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The price of the drug

The cost of the drug Mexdol ranges from 200 to 2,000 rubles, depending on the form and volume of the release. The average cost of pills is 200-350 rubles, ampoules - 800 rubles, packaging for use in inpatient treatment for 50 ampoules per 1 ml costs about 2 100 rubles. Purchase is possible only at the doctor's prescription.


"I'm very glad that the doctor's doctor immediately appointed mexidodon with other medicines. He suffered a heart attack of myocardium, was prescribed complex therapy - a lot of drugs, all not very pleasant side effects. But due to this drug it is possible to reduce the dosage, and the action will be the same, plus he helps himself. So I recommend if a doctor prescribes - faster to buy and use. "

" An effective drug, and most importantly - Russian, therefore, the price for Mexidol is quite acceptable, even in ampoules. It's only a pity that a prescription is prescribed, it would be very useful as a preventive measure. The only thing I can complain about after receiving it - you can not drive, because the concentration is broken( although there is no sedative effect in the list of actions).In the rest, everything is great, it helps, after the craniocerebral trauma last year transferred, there were only memories, and there were no negative consequences, although doctors promised. "

" The use of Mexidol after intoxication with medicines, has helped very well. True, we did not take into account that the course begins and ends gradually, but it is also not too much a problem - just to sleep it would be desirable constantly, that's all. In another - a great drug, available, works, and there are practically no potions. ยป