|Pack Size||Qty||Price Per Pill or Unit||Price||Offer|
|30 Capsules||US$ 0.36||US$ 10.65||
|60 Capsules||US$ 0.35||US$ 21.29||
|90 Capsules||US$ 0.35||US$ 31.92||
|US Brand Name||Symmetral|
|Generic Name||Amantadine Hcl|
Description of the drug
Amantadine HCL is a synthetic tricyclic amine with antiviral, antihyperalgesic and antiparkinsonian activities. It is used in treating the symptoms of infection caused by influenza A virus and Parkinson’s disease.
Indications and Usage
The medication is indicated:
• To treat Parkinson's syndrome by improving muscle control and reducing shakiness, shuffling, and stiffness.
• In the treatment of shingles, to reduce pain. Shingles is an acute inflammation of the nerve ganglia with a skin rash often forming a girdle around the middle of the body.
• To treat, or prevent Influenza A infection.
Dosage and Administration
1. Recommended dose:
Take Amantadine HCL as instructed by your doctor. The dose may vary person to person, depending on the intensity of the problem.
2. Method of administration:
You can take Amantadine capsules without regard to meals. Those patients who are taking these capsules for Parkinson’s disease should not discontinue it without consulting the doctor as discontinuation of the medicine can worsen your Parkinson symptoms and may cause severe neurological changes, such as delusions, agitation, and hallucinations, etc. When you buy Amantrel 100 mg online, take a note of the administration instructions mentioned here. Also, follow the directions given by your doctor.
3. Missed dose:
If you are taking twice daily, you can take the missed dose as it is safe to take most medicines up to two hours late and if you take your medicine more than twice a day, do not take the missed one. It is always safer to skip it. If you are still not sure, ask your doctor.
If you think you or someone else has overdosed, get medical help right away. Even, if there are no symptoms, always consult your doctor.
Form and strengths
Amantadine HCL is a drug that is available in 100 mg strength under the brand name Amantrel. You can buy Amantrel 100 mg from our website at an absolute lowest price.
Amantadine HCL is contraindicated in patients who have shown hypersensitivity to the drug or any of the capsule’s components.
Warnings and precautions
Seizure activity may increase in patients with a history of epilepsy or other seizures. A patient receiving Amantadine HCl should be observed closely for possible increased seizure activity.
While taking the medicine you may experience central nervous system effects or blurring of vision. You need to be careful against driving and working in conditions where motor coordination is important.
Congestive heart failure (CHF) may develop while taking Amantadine. Patients with a history of peripheral edema and CHF should be monitored closely.
The side effects reported most frequently at the recommended dose of Amantadine HCL are:
Some other side effects with the drug usage may include:
Swelling of the ankles and feet
Shortness of breath
Purplish spots on the skin
Difficulty in urinating
Uncontrolled muscle movements
Suicidal thoughts or attempts
Compulsive behavior like gambling urges
The side effects of this medication are not restricted to the ones mentioned above. Inform your doctor right away if you observe any unwanted non-therapeutic effect.
Amantadine comprises of an active ingredient called Amantadine HCL. It is a dopaminergic medicine that allows communication between nerve cells. The drug increases the levels of natural substances, which transfer impulses in the brain, including the nervous system.
These are the drugs that can alter the pharmacological effect of Amantadine HCL:
Ask your doctor and get the full list of drugs that may increase the possibility of drug interactions or interfere with the effectiveness of Amantadine.
Amantadine HCL should be stored in a safe place that is away from heat and moisture. Do not refrigerate. Keep the drug out of the reach of children and pets. Do not keep the medicine out in the open.
The drug is manufactured by Cipla Limited. Cipla is an Indian biotechnology and pharmaceutical company. The company is headquartered in Mumbai, India.