Loxacalm 10mg Capsule

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Mayflower India

Composition for Loxacalm 10mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
38.37
₹3.84/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Loxacalm Capsule

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Uses of Loxacalm Capsule

Loxacalm 10mg Capsule is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of Loxacalm Capsule

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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 Loxacalm 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 Loxacalm 10mg Capsule with food.

How Loxacalm Capsule works

Loxacalm 10mg capsule 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 Loxacalm Capsule

Expert advice for Loxacalm 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 Loxacalm 10mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Loxacalm 10mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loxacalm 10mg 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
Loxacalm 10mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Loxacalm 10mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Loxacalm 10mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients wi
th kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxacalm 10mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Loxacalm 10mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxacalm 10mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, AF 150mg Tablet DT

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Loxacalm 10mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Loxapine

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

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