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Oleanz 2.5 Tablet


Overview

Uses of Oleanz Tablet

Oleanz Tablet side effects

Common
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Weight gain
  • Increased prolactin level in blood
  • Constipation
  • Muscle rigidity
  • Restlessness
  • Tremor

How to use Oleanz 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. Oleanz 2.5 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Oleanz Tablet works

Oleanz 2.5 Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by affecting the levels of chemical messengers (dopamine and serotonin) to improve mood, thoughts and behavior.

Oleanz Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Oleanz 2.5 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Oleanz 2.5 Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, 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
Oleanz 2.5 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Oleanz 2.5 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Oleanz 2.5 Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Oleanz 2.5 Tablet is recommended.
Liver
Oleanz 2.5 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Oleanz 2.5 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Oleanz 2.5 Tablet works well in schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
  • It is less likely to cause heart and movement problems as compared to other similar medicines.
  • It may take 4 to 6 weeks to see full effects on thoughts and mood. Keep taking it as prescribed.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Oleanz 2.5 Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • It may increase your weight, blood sugar and cholesterol. Eat healthy, exercise regularly and monitor your blood levels regularly.
  • To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Do not stop taking Oleanz 2.5 Tablet without talking  to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Oleanz with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Indizole, Itracip, Itraspan
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Fungis, EF Z
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Gametop
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Valkid
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Adflox, Limaflox, Gatifa
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Oleanz

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Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
Try oleanz 2.5 mg bd
My father has parkinson's disease from last 12 year. In last 2012 he got severe pneumonia and has been admitted in AIIMS .He was treated with various antibiotics.he came out but got bed ridden after that.From last few year he just sit on his own. he is currently taking bexol 1mg three times, syndopa 125 plus 3 times, ropark XL 3 times.now from few year he got hallucination and cound not sleep in night and constantly talking in night(Some Nights not always).During his stay in AIIMS Dr. prescribed quetiapine 12.5 mg which he is not currently taking.please advice some medicien so that he atleast can sleep at night.
Dr. Vikas Sharma
Neurologist
Start Oleanz 2.5 mg at nite
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