Meridel (Meridilum; list a) - psychostimulants. Used to increase mental and physical performance, in the treatment of mild depression, asthenic States. Meridel appointed interior in the first half of the day on 0,01 - 0,015 g per reception. Daily dose 0,01-0,03 g In the application of meridia may experience insomnia, nausea. Possible development of drug dependence. Contraindications: angina, hyperthyroidism. Dosage form: tablets of 0.01 and 0.02 g Cm. also Stimulants nervous activity.

Meridel (Meridilum; synonym: Centedrin, Methylphenidate hydrochloride, Ritalin, SP. B) is a Central nervous system stimulant; methyl ester hydrochloride phenyl-(2)-piperidinyloxy acid. Shown at various depressive States, including menopause, and senile psychosis, depression, caused by chlorpromazine, reserpine, and other neurologicznej drugs; no significant effects on blood pressure. Assign inside of 0,01-0,015 g 2-3 times a day. Duration of treatment, ranging from a few weeks up to 3-4 months.
Cm. also Stimulants nervous activity.