Description of the medicine: Memantine (Memantine)
Synonym: Akatinol Memantine, Akatinol Memantine.
Dimethylated analogue of midtan.
By action is close to midante.
Applied with Parkinson's disease, different types of parkinsonism.
There are data on the improvement of cognitivine functions under the influence of akatinol memantine in Alzheimer's disease.
Assign inside adults, ranging from 0.005 g (5 mg) per day for 1 week, then gradually increase the daily dose by 5 mg to achieve the desired effect (an average of 0.01-0.02 g per day).
Children are prescribed in a dose of 0.5 mg (500 μg) per 1 kg of body weight or 1 drop of solution per 1 kg.
Possible side effects and contraindications are basically the same as when applying midantan.
Forms of release: tablets of 0.005 and 0.01 g (5 and 10 mg) (N. 50, 100); 1% solution for oral administration in vials of 50 and 100 ml (10 mg in 20 drops - 1 ml).
Storage: List B.