Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Olanzotic Plus Tablet

Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of bipolar depression. It refers to the "lows," or depressive phase, of bipolar disorder.

Olanzotic Plus Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Weight gain
  • Sleepiness
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Dizziness
  • Muscle rigidity
  • Restlessness
  • Tremor
  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm)
  • Low sexual desire

How to use Olanzotic Plus 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. Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Olanzotic Plus Tablet works

Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Fluoxetine and Olanzapine. They work by increasing the activity of certain chemicals called serotonin, norepinephrine, and dopamine in the brain. These chemicals help relieve the symptoms of bipolar depression.

Olanzotic Plus Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Olanzotic Plus 20 mg/5 mg Tablet for the treatment of bipolar disorder with depression.
  • Take it in the evening as it can make you feel sleepy.
  • It may take 4 to 6 weeks to experience the full benefits of the medication.
  • Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how it affects you.
  • It may cause increase in weight, blood sugar, cholesterol, and triglycerides (fat). Eat healthy and exercise regularly.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Olanzotic Plus

Dear sir/ madam, from last 8.5 years i am suffering from bipolar depression. Taking medicine daily and feeling normal. My question is, If I have to take medicine whole life or for how much time? I am shift engineer and very abnormal schedules, please suggest me
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Bipolar Affective Disorder is a chronic problem caused by Neuro chemical disturbance in brain. It is characterised by excessive mood swings leading to disruption in routine life. Treatment is with mood stabilizer medicines and antipsychotic medicines which may need to continue throughout life. Proper sleep wake cyclist important for avoiding episodes. Please see a psychiatrist for further guidance.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Limited, B/2, Mahalaxmi Chambers, 22, Bhulabhai Desai Road, Mumbai – 400 026.
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