Medicine Overview of Loxep Tablet
Uses of Loxep Tablet
Loxep 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
Side effects of Loxep Tablet
Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dry mouth, Abnormality of voluntary movements, Parkinsonism, Weight gain, Akathisia, Dystonia, Constipation.
How to use Loxep 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. It is better to take Loxep 10mg Tablet with food.
How Loxep Tablet works
Loxep 10mg tablet 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 Loxep Tablet
Expert advice for Loxep Tablet
- 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.
Special precautions for Loxep 10mg Tablet
Loxep 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loxep 10mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Loxep 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.+more
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Loxep 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or+more
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Loxep 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with k+more
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxep 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Loxep 10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with l+more
iver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxep 10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Zathrin Redimix Suspension
Frequently asked questions for Loxep 10mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Loxapine
Loxep or Loxep succinate is not an atypical antipsychotic or narcotic drug. It is a dibenzoxazepine typical antipsychotic
Loxep may cause weight gain or tiredness, but it is not known to cause diabetes.