Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD

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Composition for Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD

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Medicine Overview of Meltonz Tablet MD

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Uses of Meltonz Tablet MD

Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
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Side effects of Meltonz Tablet MD

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Sleepiness, Weight gain, Increased prolactin level in blood, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).

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How to use Meltonz Tablet MD

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD at a fixed time.

How Meltonz Tablet MD works

Meltonz 5mg tablet md is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts.

In Depth Information on Meltonz Tablet MD

Expert advice for Meltonz Tablet MD

  • Do not take olanzapine tablet if you are allergic to olanzapine or any other ingredient in the medicine.Do not drive or operate machinery immediately after taking olanzapine as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Avoid taking olanzapine if you have mental illnesses like suicidal thoughts, depression; or suffering from fits (epilepsy), Parkinson’s disease, Alzheimer disease or dementia.
  • Do not start or continue taking olanzapine, if you are suffering from diabetes; heart problems, high blood pressure or high cholesterol; breathing problems, increased pressure inside the eye that causes visual problems (glaucoma) or other eye related problems.
  • Do not drink alcohol while taking olanzapine as it may cause drowsiness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD 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
Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD 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
Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired
, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD is safe to use in patients with kidney
disease. No dose adjustment of Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD is recommended.
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Liver
Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD is probably safe to use in patients wi
th liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Meltonz 5mg Tablet MD may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Encorate Syrup, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

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