Medicine Overview of Fluanxol Injection
Uses of Fluanxol Injection
Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
Side effects of Fluanxol Injection
Weight gain, Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Akathisia, Dystonia, Dry mouth, Constipation, Abnormality of voluntary movements, Parkinsonism.
How to use Fluanxol Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Fluanxol Injection works
Fluanxol depot 20mg injection is a typical antipsychotic. It works by blocking the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain that affects thoughts and mood.
In Depth Information on Fluanxol Injection
Expert advice for Fluanxol Injection
- Do not start or continue Flupenthixol and consult your doctor, if you are alergic to it.
- Do not suddenly withdraw or discontinue therapy.
- Avoid drinking alcohol.
- Flupenthixol can impair mental and physical coordination and, therefore, caution has to be taken before operating an automobile or machinery or engaging in activities requiring mental alertness and coordination.
Special precautions for Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection
Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection is probably usafe to use durin+more
g lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleep+more
y, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
There is limited information available on the use of Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.+more
However, there have been reports of some side effects in patients with severe kidney disease....
However, there have been reports of some side effects in patients with severe kidney disease.
Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection should be used with caution in+more
patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Fluanxol Depot 20mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Adamon 100mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Fluanxol 20mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Flupenthixol
Fluanxol belongs to a class of medication called as typical antipsychotic. It acts by increasing the amounts of chemical (serotonin), in the brain. Fluanxol decanoate is a long-acting preparation of Fluanxol for injection into the muscles, which may be given at a frequency ranging from once in a week to once in 4 weeks
Fluanxol is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and other psychoses which are disorders where individuals are unable to distinguish between what is real and unreal, think clearly, manage emotions, relate to others, and function normally
Fluanxol in combination with melitracen is banned in india due to safety concern
Fluanxol belongs to a class of medication called as typical antipsychotic. It acts by normalizing the levels of certain chemicals in the brain in specific brain pathways that are responsible for causing symptoms of the disease.
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Substitutes for Fluanxol
No substitutes found for this medicine