Description of the medicine: Semax (Semaxum)
A synthetic peptide compound containing 7 amino acid residues (4-10) included in the molecule of adrenocorticotropic hormone (including 39 amino acid residues).
Original domestic drug.
It does not have hormonal (adrenocorticotropic) activity, but it has an activating (nootropic, adaptogenic) effect on the central nervous system. The drug improves memorization, facilitates the analysis of information, increases the body's resistance to hypoxia, favorably affects the condition of patients with circulatory disorders, helps to restore neurological functions after a stroke.
It is proposed for use in intellectual-mnestic disorders with vascular disorders of the brain, after suffering a brain injury and neurosurgical interventions, with asthenic disorders of various origins, to increase adaptation to extreme conditions, with neuritis.
Assign intranasally (in the form of nasal drops). With this method of administration, the drug is well absorbed (up to 60-70% in terms of the active substance).
Introduce 2-3 drops (no more) in each half of the nose 2-3 times a day at intervals of 4-5 hours for 3-5 (up to 14) days. If necessary, increase the dose by burying repeatedly at intervals of 10-15 minutes.
The drug is contraindicated in acute mental disorders, accompanied by anxiety, with diseases of the endocrine system.
Release form: 0.1% solution (nasal drops) in 3 ml dropper bottles.
Storage: List B. At a temperature of +8 to +10 ° C.