Aripra 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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57.45
₹5.75/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Aripra Tablet

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Uses of Aripra Tablet

Aripra 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
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Side effects of Aripra Tablet

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Headache, Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Blurred vision, Sleepiness, Dyspepsia, Increased saliva production, Parkinsonism, Akathisia, Dystonia, Restlessness, Dizziness, Constipation, Tremor, Anxiety, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping).

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How to use Aripra Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Aripra 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Aripra Tablet works

Aripra 10mg tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts.

In Depth Information on Aripra Tablet

Expert advice for Aripra Tablet

  • Take special precaution while taking aripiprazole if you have high blood sugar or family history of diabetes ; seizure (fits), involuntary, irregular muscle movements, especially in the face; disease of heart or its blood vessels (cardiovascular diseases).
  • Do not use  aripiprazole if you feel you have gained weight, develop unusual movements, feel excessively sleepy so much that it interferes with your daily activities, or develop difficulty in swallowing, allergic reaction.
  • Avoid using aripiprazole if you are elderly patient and are suffering from dementia (loss of memory and other mental abilities), or if you have ever had stroke or “mini” stroke.
  • Do not take aripiprazole if you are having any thoughts or feelings about hurting yourself (suicidal thoughts and behaviors), as these have been reported when treated with aripiprazole.
  • Avoid using aripiprazole if you suffer from muscle stiffness or inflexibility with high fever, sweating, altered mental status, or very rapid or irregular heartbeat.
  • Do not drive or use any tools or machines if you feel drowsy after taking aripiprazole.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Aripra 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Aripra 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Aripra 10mg Tablet 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Aripra 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation
. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Aripra 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Aripra 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney di
sease. No dose adjustment of Aripra 10mg Tablet is recommended.
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Liver
Aripra 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with
liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Aripra 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Nevir 200mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Aripra 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Aripiprazole

No, Aripra is not an addictive, narcotic or controlled substances
Yes, Aripra is generic name of Abilify, the trade name
No, Aripra belongs to a group of medications called antipsychotic
Yes, it belongs to a group of medications called atypical antipsychotic.
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