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Lurasid 40 Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Lurasid Tablet

Lurasid Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Weight gain
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Dyspepsia
  • Parkinsonism
  • Akathisia
  • Anxiety
  • Stomach discomfort
  • Restlessness
  • Abdominal pain upper
  • Agitation
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Increased saliva production

How to use Lurasid 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. Lurasid 40 Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Lurasid Tablet works

Lurasid 40 Tablet work by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts.

Lurasid Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Pregnancy
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Lactation
CAUTION
Lurasid 40 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Sleepiness, dizziness and vision problems may occur during treatment with Lurasid 40 Tablet. Do not drive until you know that Lurasid 40 Tablet does not affect you in a negative way
Kidney
CAUTION
Lurasid 40 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Lurasid 40 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Lurasid 40 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Lurasid 40 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Lurasid 40 Tablet helps treat schizophrenia.
  • It has a lower risk of causing weight gain and changes to cholesterol, blood sugar, and heart rhythm as compared to other similar medicines.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Lurasid 40 Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Inform your doctor if you notice any abnormal or uncontrolled movements.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, or suicidal thoughts or behavior.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking this medicine without talking  to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Lurasid with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Lurasid

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Sir , i m already taking Daxid 100mg and Lurasid 40 mg
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Ashwagandharishtam 15-15 ml twice a day with equal quantity of water Head & foot massage with warm oil Shirodhara is the best. To know more about pls visit www.facebook.com/ayulife
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https://www.1mg.com/otc/himalaya-confido-tablet-otc90667One ?one tablet morning & evening after taking food , use at least 1-2 months
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References
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  2. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. pp. 827-28.
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