Levosul 25 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Levosul Tablet

Levosul 25 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of indigestion.

Levosul Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Fatigue
  • Sleepiness
  • Increased prolactin level in blood

How to use Levosul 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. Levosul 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Levosul Tablet works

Levosul 25 mg Tablet is a atypical antipsychotic. It works by increasing the release of acetylcholine (a chemical messenger). This increases the movement of stomach and intestines, and prevents reflux (acid going up to the food pipe).

Levosul Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Levosul 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Levosul 25 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Levosul 25 mg Tablet may cause drowsiness, numbness, or dyskinesias, therefore they should be advised to avoid driving and operations requiring supervision.
Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Levosul 25 mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, limited data suggest a cautious use of this medicine in these patients.
Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Levosul 25 mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
However, limited data suggest a cautious use of this medicine in these patients.

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Expert Advice

  • Do not take this drug if you are allergic to levosulpride.
  • Before taking the drug consult your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breast feeding.
  • Immediately consult your doctor if you  have absence if periods, abnormal milk secretion or changes in sexual desire, fever, muscle stiffness. 
  • The drug can make you dizzy. Be careful  when driving vehicles or operating machines.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Levosul with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): EF Z, Rocflu, Welcon
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Terbicutis
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Equblam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Arthrox
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Kopram
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Levosul

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I am feeling little pain sometimes in a week on stomach area that is not constant or any region specific. Due to my sensitive nature, I have done sonography and its result came normal. My routine Doctor told me that I am having indigestion with very mild IBS and he told me this is psychological due to your sensitive nature otherwise you are fit and fine so what should I take care about my stomach so i can get relief from this sometimes little pain.
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take Norflox TZ twcice daily for 3 days and omez 20 mg one tablet daily in empty stomach for 10 days
fart-more-during-sleep-i-have-fart-problem-during-sleep-with-sound-and-no-bad-smell-i-wont-get-fart-in-public-or assleep. I feel to go to toilet but in toilet i get only gas then I feel my stomach in empty . I wont eat spicy food also and I sleep 3 hrs after dinner. I think it is not indigestion what in problem what to do
Dr. Pushkar Mani
Diabetes Specialist
take BANDY PLUS once daily in night for 3 nights onlytake RBAEKIND CP once daily in empty stomach for 2 weeks
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FAQs

Q. Is levosulpiride safe?
Levosulpiride is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is levosulpiride an antidepressant?
No, it is used in the treatment of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome, psychosis, dyspepsia
Q. What is levosulpiride?
Levosulpiride belong to class of medication called as atypical antipsychotics. It acts by decreasing the activity of dopamine in the brain
Q. What are its uses?
Levosulpiride is used in the treatment psychosis, depression, gastro-oesophageal reflux disease, irritable bowel syndrome and dyspepsia
Q. Does levosulpiride cause erectile dysfunction?
No. patients should follow advice of the doctor regarding the possible side effects.
Q. Can I take Levosul with omeprazole?
Levosul can be safely taken with omeprazole as no harmful effects have been reported clinically. A fixed-dose combination of these two medicines is also available. Levosul works by increasing the gut motility and Omeprazole decreases the acid production in the stomach. So, this combination is very effective in the treatment of reflux esophagitis associated with acidity, heartburn, intestinal and stomach ulcers.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
G-1/583,585,586 Sitapura Industrial Area, RIICO, Tonk Road, Jaipur (Rajasthan)-302022
MRP
57
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