Asenapt 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Asenapt 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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₹8.9/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Asenapt Tablet

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Uses of Asenapt Tablet

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

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Nausea, Increased saliva production, Altered taste, Weight gain, Anxiety, Dizziness, Akathisia, Sleepiness, Parkinsonism, Dystonia, Abnormal involuntary movements.

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How to use Asenapt 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 is better to take Asenapt 10mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Asenapt Tablet works

Asenapt 10mg 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 Asenapt Tablet

Expert advice for Asenapt Tablet

  • Do not swallow asenapine sublingual tablet, the tablet should be placed under tongue until dissolved.
  • Consult your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: high body temperature and muscle stiffness (neuroleptic malignant syndrome), have had abnormal tongue or face movements (tardive dyskinesia), heart disease, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, dementia, fits (epilepsy), difficulty in swallowing (dysphagia), liver problems, have thoughts of suicide, difficulty controlling core body temperature, abnormally high blood prolactin levels (hyperprolactinemia).
  • Seek immediate medical advice if you faint when you get up from a sitting or lying position, sweating or having a lowered level of consciousness (neuroleptic malignant syndrome) after taking asenapine.
  • Avoid drinking alcohol while taking asenapine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Do not eat or drink for 10 minutes after taking asenapine.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery as asenapine may cause sleepiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Asenapt 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Asenapt 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Asenapt 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
Asenapt 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Asenapt 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Asenapt 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Asenapt 10mg Tablet is recommended.

Limited information is available on use of Asenapt 10mg Tablet in patients with end stage kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Asenapt 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Asenapt 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Asenapt 10mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Nixitral 100mg Capsule

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Asenapt 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Asenapine

Yes, Asenapt is approved by FDA
Asenapt is not narcotic, controlled substance
Asenapt is not addictive
Q. Can I take Xanax or Benadryl with Saphris?
Xanax (alprazolam) and Benadryl when taken with Saphris (asenapine) may lead to increased side effects such as drowsiness, dizziness, and difficulty concentrating
Asenapt can cause weight gain.
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Substitutes for Asenapt

No substitutes found for this medicine
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