Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Do not take olanzapine tablet if you are allergic to olanzapine or any other ingredient in the medicine.Do not drive or operate machinery immediately after taking olanzapine as it may cause drowsiness.
Avoid taking olanzapine if you have mental illnesses like suicidal thoughts, depression; or suffering from fits (epilepsy), Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer disease or dementia.
Do not start or continue taking olanzapine, if you are suffering from diabetes; heart problems, high blood pressure or high cholesterol; breathing problems, increased pressure inside the eye that causes visual problems (glaucoma) or other eye related problems.
Do not drink alcohol while taking olanzapine as it may cause drowsiness.
Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD is probably unsafe to use during lacta
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD is recommended.
Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aculanz 5mg Tablet MD may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.