The preparation "Noofen": analogues, instructions for use, reviews
What is "Noofen" for? Analogues of this drug (like the drug itself) belong to the pharmacotherapeutic group of psychostimulants and nootropics. Thanks to the composition, it has a tranquilizing effect, increases physical endurance, relieves stress, improves sleep. Safer analogs ("Glycine") are recommended as a prophylactic.
Any analog of "Noofen" has the samepharmacological action. The preparation is produced in the form of hard gelatin capsules of white color. Inside the medicine is a powder of white or cream shade (both are acceptable). Active substance "Noofen" - aminophenylbutyric acid, auxiliary components - potato starch, lactose monohydrate, calcium stearate. The shell is made of gelatin with the addition of titanium dioxide.
Use the drug orally. According to the instructions for use, the analogues of "Noofen" are quickly absorbed and distributed throughout the tissues of the body, since they have a similar composition. Plus, the medicine does not accumulate in the body, but is excreted by the kidneys.
Analogues of "Noofen" (like the drug itself) takeby appointment of a doctor. Capsules are not chewed, but washed down with water after eating. With anxiety-neurotic conditions and asthenia, 250-500 mg are drunk three times a day. In some cases, the dosage is gradually increased. The dose depends on the patient's age and general condition.
The use of the analog of "Noofen" also depends on itscomposition. Dosage in any case is set individually, in the instructions for use it is generalized. Do not recommend this drug at the same time as other psychotropic drugs. If you take "Noofen" or analogues, along with sleeping pills, tranquilizers, neuroleptics, the effect of nootropics increases.
Like any analogue of "Noofen", nootropes are appointedfor stimulation of memory, learning ability, increase of ability to work, elimination of psychoemotional tension. The medicine removes fears, anxiety, insomnia. Has no effect on cholino- and adrenergic receptors. "Noofen" has tranquilizing properties, so it is prescribed to patients with sleeping problems. The drug enhances the effect of neuroleptics, hypnotics, anticonvulsants.
Plus, the analogues of "Noofen", and himselfdrug, eliminates vegetative symptoms and asthenic. Among the unpleasant symptoms are insomnia, irritability, headaches, loss of attention, depersonalization and derealization, reduction of sensory-motor reactions, their speed and accuracy. Asthenic patients after the first intake feel better health, increased interest in activities, there is a motivation. In what cases is "Noofen" appointed?
- anxiety, neurotic states (neurosis);
- fears, anxiety;
- nervous tic, stammering, enuresis in children;
- difficulty with sleeping;
- prevention of stress (before surgery, diagnosis);
- treatment of alcoholism and withdrawal syndrome;
Recommend the drug to those who have problemswith the vestibular apparatus. Analogues of "Noofen" (the reviews confirm this) are used as an auxiliary in the fight against alcoholism, to eliminate or reduce vegetative disorders and psychological abstinence syndrome. Well, "Noofen" manifests itself under stress. It stops the symptoms by gently affecting the body.
Contraindications and side reaction
According to the instructions for use, reviews,"Noofen" and analogues have contraindications. You can not take nootropics with increased sensitivity to the active ingredient, additional components, acute kidney failure, galactose intolerance, lactose deficiency, during pregnancy, during the period of feeding. It is forbidden to prescribe drugs to children under eight years old. With caution should be taken to patients with stomach ulcers, gastrointestinal diseases, because the drug has an irritant effect.
"Noofen" is capable of causing side reactions. However, they do not appear in all patients. What unpleasant symptoms are caused by capsules and tablets?
- increased symptoms of the disease;
- rash and itching;
When symptoms are detected, it is necessary to inform the attending physician about the dose adjustment.
In Russia, "Noofen" is sold in any pharmacy. The following nootropics belong to the analogues of the drug:
"Glycine" has a similar effect with "Noophen", butIt is not its full analogue, since it does not belong to the group of nootropics. "Glycine" is a metabolic remedy that improves sleep, reduces vegetative-vascular disorders, psycho-emotional stress, aggressiveness, conflict. Analog "Phenibut" acts as a tranquilizer, an anticonvulsant, relaxing remedy. It is used for anxiety, fear, irritability, sleep disorders, before operations as a sedative.
Judging by the reviews, "Noofen" is an effective drug. It has a beneficial effect on blood vessels, improves memory, eliminates severe headaches, improves mood, suitable for children from 8 years old. The medicine calms, removes the withdrawal syndrome, neurotic conditions. Sold in any pharmacy. Of the shortcomings: it is expensive, sometimes increases the symptoms of the disease, after taking a little discomfort in the stomach, it becomes addictive. In Belarus, the analogues of "Noofen" are not difficult to find in the pharmacy, they will cost several times cheaper.