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Iiosure 6mg Tablet

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Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Iiosure 6mg Tablet is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of schizophrenia (a mental disorder that can result in hallucinations or delusions and also adversely affects a person’s ability to think and behave) and mania. It can also be used to treat depression and bipolar disorders.

Iiosure 6mg Tablet may be taken with or without food. However, it is advised to take it at the same time each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor and if you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Do not skip any doses and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It is important that this medication is not stopped suddenly without talking to your doctor as it may worsen your symptoms.

Some common side effects of this medicine include fatigue, dryness in the mouth, sleepiness and nasal congestion. Initially, this medicine may cause sudden drop in blood pressure when you change positions, so drink plenty of fluids and it is better to rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down. It also causes dizziness and sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. This medicine may increase your weight. However, modifying your lifestyle by having a healthy diet and exercising regularly can reduce this side effect.

Before taking this medicine it is important to inform your doctor if your suffering from high body temperature and muscle stiffness (neuroleptic malignant syndrome), have had abnormal tongue or face movements (dyskinesia), heart disease, diabetes, Parkinson’s disease, dementia, fits (epilepsy), difficulty in swallowing (dysphagia), or liver problems.

Uses of Iiosure Tablet

Benefits of Iiosure Tablet

In Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia is a mental disorder in which a person’s thinking ability, feelings and behavior become abnormal. Iiosure 6mg Tablet helps restore the chemical imbalances in the brain that are responsible for such changes. It improves thoughts, behavior and enhances the quality of life.

In Mania

Mania means extremely excited or elevated mood. Iiosure 6mg Tablet helps calm the mood and relax the nerves. This stabilises the mood and prevents the symptoms of mania from recurring again. Taking Iiosure 6mg Tablet will ensure that you have a better social life and are able to do daily activities more comfortably.

Side effects of Iiosure Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Iiosure

  • Dizziness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Fatigue
  • Nasal congestion (stuffy nose)
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Sleepiness
  • Weight gain

How to use Iiosure 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. Iiosure 6mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Iiosure Tablet works

Iiosure 6mg Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
CAUTION
Caution is advised when consuming alcohol with Iiosure 6mg Tablet. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Iiosure 6mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy. Although there are limited studies in humans, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Your doctor will weigh the benefits and any potential risks before prescribing it to you. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Iiosure 6mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Iiosure 6mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Iiosure 6mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Iiosure 6mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Iiosure 6mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Iiosure 6mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Iiosure 6mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

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Quick Tips

  • Take it at bedtime to avoid feeling sleepy during the day.
  • It may take 2-6 weeks to feel the medication's full effects.
  • To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Iiosure 6mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • It may cause an increase in weight, blood sugar, cholesterol, and triglycerides (fat). Eat healthy and exercise regularly.
  • Do not stop taking Iiosure 6mg Tablet without talking to your doctor first as it may cause a worsening of symptoms.
     

Fact Box

Chemical Class
Piperidine Derivatives
Habit Forming
No
Therapeutic Class
NEURO CNS

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Iiosure with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Clowil, Odis, Kamestin
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Brand(s): Canticid
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Q. What is Iiosure 6mg Tablet used for?

Iiosure 6mg Tablet is used in adults to treat schizophrenia (psychiatric disorder with symptoms of emotional instability, detachment from reality, often with delusions and hallucinations, and withdrawal into the self).

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