News Introduction

Side effects of vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5)

Date : 2016/10/31 10:49:04

Vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5) is a drug synthesized from vincamine compounds derived from vinca plants. Vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5) has many uses, such as treatment of menopause, ulcers, Alzheimer's disease and other cognitive disorders and stroke. The mild side effects of this drug include headache, nausea and gastrointestinal discomfort. Because there is dilution of blood and impeding blood clotting, surgery should avoid vinpocetine. In addition, it may interact with other drugs.

To date, there have been no reports of serious side effects of vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5), and some minor adverse events are not common. Nausea, headache, dizziness, anxiety, sleep problems, stomach pain, facial redness and rash are some of the normal reactions of drugs. These side effects are generally weakened or disappeared after a period of time, but if the long-term or deteriorating, it is recommended to see a doctor immediately. Vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5) also reduces the number of white blood cells, but usually only through the normal inspection will be observed.

Although not a common side effect of vinorelbine, this drug can dilute blood and inhibit clotting by affecting platelet activity. It is precisely because of this, it and aspirin or ticlopidine and other drugs with hemodilution interaction will have an impact, and lead to serious blood problems possible. In addition, some natural health products and food intake with vinpocetine may also lead to adverse effects. Therefore, it is not recommended to take high concentrations of vitamin E, ginkgo and garlic together with vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5).

Because of the hemodilution properties of vinpocetine, it is not recommended for those who will undergo surgery or for pregnant women who are about to give birth. In addition, lactating mothers and children, as well as suffering from heart disease and other diseases of the elderly is not suitable for use of the drug.

It is a good idea to consult a doctor before taking vinpocetine(CAS 42971-09-5). In addition, medication after any adverse reactions should immediately inform the doctor.