Pk-Merz 30 tab
Pk-Merz (Amantadine) is an antiviral medicine that blocks the actions of viruses in your body. Amantadine is used to treat Parkinson disease and “Parkinson-like” symptoms such as stiffness or tremors, shaking, and repetitive uncontrolled muscle movements that may be caused by the use of certain drugs.
- Influenza A Prophylaxis
- Influenza A Treatment
- Parkinson’s disease
- Extrapyramidal disorders, caused by the intake of neuroleptics, or other drugs
Mechanism Of Action:
It appears to mainly prevent the release of infectious viral nucleic acid into the host cell by interfering with the function of the transmembrane domain of the viral M2 protein. In certain cases, Amantadine is also known to prevent virus assembly during virus replication. It does not appear to interfere with the immunogenicity of inactivated influenza A virus vaccine.
You may take Pk-Merz orally after meals, drink a small amount of liquid, preferably in the first half of the day. First 3 days appoint 1 tab. / day, then increase the dose to 2 tab. / day, it being possible to further increase the dose to 1 tab.
- Psychomotor agitation
- Temporary loss of vision
- Ventricular fibrillation