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Ceham 500 MG Granules

Manufactured byAlkem Laboratories Ltd.

Ceham 500 MG Granules is a medicine that is similar to a substance which regulates many vital processes in the brain as well as the body. It influences the cognitive abilities and improves nerve transmission. It is also believed to repair damaged nerve cells in the brain. Hence, it is used in many diseases of the brain to improve the symptoms and overall quality of life.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Ceham 500 MG Granules

  • Headache
  • Dizziness
  • Shaking of hands or feet
  • Sleeplessness
  • Change in pulse rate
  • Change in blood pressure
  • Diarrhea
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Injection site pain
  • Blurred vision

Uses of Ceham 500 MG Granules

What is it prescribed for?

  • Acute ischemic stroke
  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Cerebral insufficiency
  • Other diseases of the brain
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Commonly asked questions

  • How long does it take for this medicine to take effect?
    The time taken for this medicine to show it's effect is not clinically established.
  • How long do the effects of this medicine last?
    The amount of time for which effects of this medicine lasts is unknown.
  • Is it safe to consume alcohol while taking this medicine?
    Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
  • Is this a habit forming medicine?
    No habit forming tendencies were reported.
  • Can this medicine be taken during pregnancy?
    This medicine is not recommended for use when you are pregnant.
  • Can this medicine be taken while breast-feeding?
    This medicine is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding.


This medicine is not recommended for use if you have a known history of allergy to Citicoline or any other ingredients present along with it.


This medicine is not recommended for use in patient having abnormal muscle tension and stiffness due to nerve damage in the brain. This condition is also present in people who have had a brain surgery to remove certain specific nerves.

Pediatric use

This medicine is not recommended for use in children who are aged 18 or below.
Warnings for special population


This medicine is not recommended for use when you are pregnant.


This medicine is not recommended for use by women who are breastfeeding.
General warnings

Use in children

This medicine should not be used in children aged 18 or below as the safety and efficacy are not clinically established.


This medicine may cause drowsiness upon consumption in some cases and hence patient should refrain from driving or performing tasks that require a high level of mental alertness.

Mental illness

This medicine should be used with caution in patients with a history of mental illness.

Missed Dose

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next scheduled dose then the missed dose can be skipped.


Contact your doctor if an overdose with this medicine is suspected.
All drugs interact differently for person to person. You should check all the possible interactions with your doctor before starting any medicine.
Interaction with Alcohol


Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.


Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.
Interaction with Medicine



Disease interactions


Information not available.
Food interactions
Information not available.
Lab interactions
Information not available.
Take Ceham 500 MG Granules as instructed by the doctor. Do not take this medicine in smaller or larger quantities than recommended. This medicine can be taken with or after food. An adequate amount of water should be consumed while taking this medicine.

Food timings: Information not available

Administration time: Information not available

Sleep inducing: Information not available

How it works
This medicine is believed to work by replenishing some necessary chemicals in the brain that regulate the process of cognition and awareness and also play a vital role in neural communication. This medicine is known to positively influence a host of other vital processes at the cellular level both inside and outside the brain.
Legal Status







Nootropics, Neurotrophics


Schedule H

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Information on this page was last updated on 25 Apr 2017


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