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CORTEXIN® is polypeptide and vitamin complex. It penetrates through the blood-brain barrier directly to the nerve cells. Cortexin has nootropic, neuroprotective, antioxidant and tissue-specific effects:
Improves brain functions, learning and memory processes, concentration and stability under various stresses.
Protects neurons from damage by various endogenous neurotoxic factors (glutamate, calcium ions, free radicals), reduces the toxic effects of psychotropic substances.
Inhibits lipid peroxidation in neurons, increases the survival of neurons in conditions of oxidative stress and hypoxia.
Activates the metabolism of neurons of the central and peripheral nervous system, contributes to the cerebral cortex function improvement and the general action of the nervous system.
Cortexin in injected intermuscular.
Before the injection the contents of the vial are dissolved in 1-2 ml of water for injection, directing the needle to the wall of the vial to avoid foaming.
Cortexin is administered once daily: adults 10 mg for 10 days, children weighing up to 20 kg at a dose of 0.5 mg per 1 kg of body weight, with a body weight of more than 20 kg inject 10 mg for 10 days.
If necessary, repeat the course in 3-6 months.
In hemispheric ischemic stroke in acute and early recovery periods, adults are administered a dose of 10 mg 2 times a day (morning and afternoon) for 10 days, with a repeated course after 10 days.