Citicoline stimulates the biosynthesis of neuronal structural membrane phospholipids, which is confirmed by magnetic resonance imaging data. Due to this mechanism of action, citicoline improves the functioning of membrane ion transporters and receptors whose modulation is required for normal nerve impulse conduction.
– Stroke, acute phase of cerebrovascular disorders and treatment of complications and consequences of cerebrovascular disorders.
– Traumatic brain injury and its neurological consequences.
– Cognitive disorders and behavioral disorders due to chronic vascular and degenerative cerebral disorders.
The recommended dose for adults is from 500 mg to 2000 mg per day depending on the severity of the symptoms.
The medicine should be prescribed and administered as an intravenous drip at a rate of 40–60 drops per minute.
The maximum daily dose is 2000 mg.