Arzu 20mg Tablet

Lupin Ltd

Composition for Arzu 20mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Arzu Tablet


Uses of Arzu Tablet

Arzu 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.

Side effects of Arzu Tablet


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


How to use Arzu 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. Arzu 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Arzu Tablet works

Arzu 20mg tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

In Depth Information on Arzu Tablet

Expert advice for Arzu 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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Special precautions for Arzu 20mg Tablet
Arzu 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Arzu 20mg 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.
Arzu 20mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Arzu 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Arzu 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney dise
ase. No dose adjustment of Arzu 20mg Tablet is recommended.
Arzu 20mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with li
ver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Arzu 20mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 200mg Capsule, Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet
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Frequently asked questions for Arzu 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Aripiprazole

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

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