Loxep 25mg Tablet

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Composition for Loxep 25mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Loxep Tablet

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Uses of Loxep Tablet

Loxep 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of Loxep Tablet

Common

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 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 25mg Tablet with food.

How Loxep Tablet works

Loxep 25mg 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.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Loxep 25mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Loxep 25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Loxep 25mg 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
Loxep 25mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Loxep 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Loxep 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with k
idney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxep 25mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Loxep 25mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with l
iver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Loxep 25mg Tablet 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, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION
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Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Loxep 25mg 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.

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