Olapil 5mg Tablet

icon
Kloster Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Olapil 5mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
33.75
₹3.38/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Olapil Tablet

uses

Uses of Olapil Tablet

Olapil 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
uses

Side effects of Olapil Tablet

Common

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

uses

How to use Olapil 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 can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Olapil 5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Olapil Tablet works

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

In Depth Information on Olapil Tablet

Expert advice for Olapil Tablet

  • 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.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Olapil 5mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Olapil 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Olapil 5mg 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.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Olapil 5mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Olapil 5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or
decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
SAFE
Olapil 5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney dis
ease. No dose adjustment of Olapil 5mg Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
icon
Liver
Olapil 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with l
iver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Olapil 5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, AF 150mg Tablet DT

Patient Concerns

Substitutes for Olapil Tablet

Olancer 5mg Tablet
Ceras Pharmaceutical
₹2.9/Tablet
save 14%
Olapin 5mg Tablet
Psycormedies
₹3.2/Tablet
save 5%
Olzic 5mg Tablet
Icon Life Sciences
₹3.23/Tablet
save 4%
Oliramp 5mg Tablet
Arinna Lifescience Pvt Ltd
₹3.26/Tablet
save 3%
₹3.3/Tablet
save 2%
Top Psychiatrists
doctor
Dr. Rajiv Mehta
MBBS, MD, MSc
4.5
doctor
Dr. M. K. Zaman
MBBS, MD, Diploma
4.8
doctor
4.4
doctor
4.2
doctor
4.1
cross img