Semax is a synthetic peptide with nootropic action. The drug affects learning, memory, and attention in a positive way and has pronounced neuroprotective and neurotrophic properties.
Semax is an analog of the adrenocorticotropic hormone (ACTH). It is used both in healthy and diseased individuals.
It is produced on a GMP-compliant factory by Peptogen Inc and is manufactured in two dosage forms: Semax® 0.1% and Semax® 1%:
Primary Uses of Semax® 0.1%:
Primary Uses of Semax® 1%:
Indications for use are:
The indication for use of 1% Semax nasal spray is the acute ischemic stroke.
Dosage and administration
The dosage for memory/cognitive functions enhancement is three drops in each nostril twice daily for 10 days. It is recommended to repeat the course twice annually.
The dosage for traumatic brain injuries is three drops in each nostril three times a day for 16 days; it is recommended to repeat the course in six months.
The dosage for developmental disabilities in children, including ADHD is two drops in each nostril three times a day for 20 days; it is recommended to repeat the course 2-4 times annually.