Kolzep Forte Tablet

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Triko Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Kolzep NA Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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₹7.7/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Kolzep Tablet

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Uses of Kolzep Tablet

Kolzep Forte Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
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Side effects of Kolzep Tablet

Common

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

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

How Kolzep Tablet works

Kolzep Forte 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 Kolzep Tablet

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

Patient Concerns

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Substitutes for Kolzep

No substitutes found for this medicine
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