I AM A PEDIATRICIAN WORKS IN THIS FIELD MORETHAN 40 YEARS,THIS PRODUCT I KNOW ABOUT IT IN EARLY 80IES MAY BE 1984 WHEN WE START TO GIVE THIS PRODUCT DAILY FOR CHILDREN WHO HAVE A SICKLE CELL DISEASE,AND AS WE GOT A GOOD RESULT FROM THE PATIENTS WHO USED THIS DRUG ON DAILY BASIS FOR ONE YEAR,AS IT REDUCES THE FORMATION OF AGGREGATION OF SICKLE CELLS THAT FORMS A SMALL THROMBI THAT OCCLUDED THE SMALL VESSELS AND CAUSES BONE INFARCTION THAT MAY LEAD TO JOINS PROBLEMS.
AT THAT TIME I READ ABOUT EFFECTS OF THIS DRUG ON MEMORY AND COGNITION,I STARTED IN 2005 BY A SMALL DOSE 400MG ONCE DAILY AT AGE OF 63 YEARS OLD,BY 2010 I DOUBLE THE DOSE TO 800MG ONCE DAILY TILL NOW(73 YEARS OLD).
THANK GOD I AM HEALTHY,ACTIVE,REGULAR GYM 4-5 TIMES A WEEK BETWEEN - MEMORY IS GOOD BY HELP OF MY COGNITIVE TRAINING,STILL PRACTICE MY WORK IN THE CLINIC,BUT ONLY HALF DUTY (4 HOURS) ,TRAVELLING,MEMBER IN SOME CHARITY ORGANIZATION,LISTEN TO MUSIC,WATCHING SOME MOVIES,AND MANY OTHER ACTIVITIES,
I AM TRYING TO FOLLOW MEDIA AS IT GIVES ME A GOOD SUPPORT FROM MY RELATIVES AND FRIENDS.
IN SPITE OF MY 10 LEVELS FIXATION IN MY BACK BONE WHICH IS DUE TO MAL PRACTICE TRAINING FOR MANY YEARS,I TRIED TO HARMONY AND BALANCE MY LIFE AS MUCH AS I CAN,AND REALLY I HAVE TO SAY THAT I HAVE NO ANY SIDE EFFECT FROM NOOTROPIL (PIRACETAM) ACCORDING TO MY LABORATOY CHECK UP EVERY YEAR,
MY GOOD ADVICE TO EVERY ONE WHO TRIED TO TAKE ANY DRUG,HE MUST COSULT HIS DOCTOR BEFORE .
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