Accoring to Wikipedia, meldonium is characterized by the ability to improve metabolism and energy supply of cells and is used as:
- Antianginal agent.
Mechanism of action of Mildronate determines a wide range of its pharmacotherapeutic properties. Admission of this drug helps to increase efficiency, reduces the severity of mental, intellectual and physical overstrain, activates tissue and humoral immunity.
In patients suffering from heart failure, it increases the strength of contractions of the heart muscle, reduces the frequency of heart attacks (attacks of angina), and increases the body's tolerance to physical exertion.
In acute myocardial damage, the use of Mildronate slows the formation of necrotic zones, shortens the length of the rehabilitation period, normalizes blood circulation in the source of ischemic damage, and redistributes blood in favor of the ischemic site.
Under conditions of increased loads, mellonium helps restore the balance between transport of oxygen into cells and the need for cells in it, prevents accumulation of cell exchange products and toxic substances in cells, protects cells and cell structures from damage, ensures rapid compensation of the body's energy reserves and maintains the highest speed Exchange processes.
Toning the central nervous system, meldonium effectively eliminates the disturbances in the functional state of the somatic and autonomic (autonomic) parts of the nervous system, including disorders that accompany the withdrawal syndrome in patients suffering from chronic alcoholism.
In addition, Mildronate has a beneficial effect on the state of dystrophically altered retinal vessels, which allows it to be used to treat vascular and dystrophic pathologies of the fundus.