Asenapt 5mg Tablet

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Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Asenapt 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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₹5.8/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Asenapt Tablet

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Uses of Asenapt Tablet

Asenapt 5mg 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 5mg Tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).

How Asenapt Tablet works

Asenapt 5mg 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 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 5mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Asenapt 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Asenapt 5mg 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 5mg 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
Asenapt 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, o
r decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Asenapt
5mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Asenapt 5mg 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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User Submitted Feedback For Asenapt 5mg Tablet

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Substitutes for Asenapt

No substitutes found for this medicine
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