What is Cavinton Forte?

Category: Supplements

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Generic name: Vinpocetine

Cavinton Forte is an international brand for the natural herbal product, vinpocetine. It is used for memory enhancement and to increase brain function. Because of its stimulating effect on blood flow, it has been used for circulatory problems in the brain and memory problems due to low circulation.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness

Purpose
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Perceived effectiveness
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Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cavinton Forte

Side effect Patients
Heart arrhythmias 1

Why patients stopped taking Cavinton Forte

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 2
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Duration

Stopped taking Cavinton Forte

Duration Patients
1-3 months 2

Adherence


Always
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2
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Usually
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0
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Sometimes
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Never taken as prescribed
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Burden


Very hard to take
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Somewhat hard to take
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A little hard to take
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Not at all hard to take
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Cost per month


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$200+
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$100-199
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Cost per month
$50-99
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Cost per month
$25-49
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Cost per month
< $25
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Cost per month
Not specified
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1
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Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Cavinton Forte.