Consern 2.5mg Tablet

icon
Consern Pharma P Ltd

Composition for Consern 2.5mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
15.56
₹1.56/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Consern Tablet

uses

Uses of Consern Tablet

Consern 2.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
uses

Side effects of Consern Tablet

Common

Sleepiness, Weight gain, Increased prolactin level in blood, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).

uses

How to use Consern 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. Consern 2.5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Consern Tablet works

Consern 2.5mg 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 Consern Tablet

Expert advice for Consern Tablet

  • 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.
video imgplay img
Consern Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Consern Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Consern 2.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Consern 2.5mg 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.
...
+more
Lactation
CAUTION
Consern 2.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
Driving
Consern 2.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
Kidney
SAFE
Consern 2.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Consern 2.5mg Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
Liver
Consern 2.5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients wit
h liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Consern 2.5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Flugee 150mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

Substitutes for Consern Tablet

Olaway 2.5mg Tablet
Ikon Pharmachem Pvt Ltd
₹2.15/Tablet
38% costlier
Olisur 2.5mg Tablet
Salas Pharmaceuticals
₹2.51/Tablet
61% costlier
Olanex Instab 2.5mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹2.52/Tablet
62% costlier
Olanex 2.5mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹2.65/Tablet
70% costlier
Olay 2.5mg Tablet
Talent India
₹2.75/Tablet
77% costlier
Top Psychiatrists
Dr. Rajiv Mehta
MBBS, MD, MSc
4.5
4.4
4.1
4.1
Dr. Deepak Raheja
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.6
cross img