Halopac Capsule

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Composition for Halopac NA Capsule

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Potentiallyunsafewith
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₹5.4/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Substitutes for Halopac

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of Halopac Capsule

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Uses of Halopac Capsule

Halopac Capsule is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of Halopac Capsule

Common

Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dry mouth, Abnormality of voluntary movements, Parkinsonism, Weight gain, Akathisia, Dystonia, Constipation.

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How to use Halopac Capsule

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 Halopac Capsule with food.

How Halopac Capsule works

Halopac capsule works by blocking the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain that affects the thoughts and moods.

In Depth Information on Halopac Capsule

Expert advice for Halopac Capsule

  • Do not start or continue loxapine and consult your doctor if you have history of fits (seizures), heart or brain related diseases, respiratory or lung problems, or if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breastfeeding.
  • Do not drive or operate any machinery because you may feel sleepy or dizzy while being treated with loxapine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Halopac Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Halopac Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Halopac Capsule 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
Halopac Capsule should be used with caution during lactation
. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Halopac Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
SAFE
Halopac Capsule is safe to use in patients with kidney disea
se. No dose adjustment of Halopac Capsule is recommended.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onabet Powder, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Benadryl Dr Dry Cough Active Relief Syrup

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Halopac NA Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Loxapine

Halopac or Halopac succinate is not an atypical antipsychotic or narcotic drug. It is a dibenzoxazepine typical antipsychotic
Halopac may cause weight gain or tiredness, but it is not known to cause diabetes.

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