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Composition FOR OLEANZ 5mg tablet

Olanzapine(5mg)

food interaction for OLEANZ tablet

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Oleanz 5mg tablet at a fixed time.
Oleanz 5mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Oleanz 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Oleanz 5mg tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
UNSAFE
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR OLEANZ 5mg tablet

    Olanzapine(5mg)

    Oleanz tablet uses

    Oleanz 5mg tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.

    How oleanz tablet works

    Oleanz 5mg tablet works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts and mood.

    Common side effects of oleanz tablet

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

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR OLEANZ 5MG TABLET

    Patients taking OLEANZ 5MG TABLET

    • 84%
      Once A Day
    • 13%
      Twice A Day
    • 2%
      Thrice A week
    • 1%
      Thrice A Day
    • 1%
      Twice A Week
    • 1%
      Alternate Day

    SUBSTITUTES FOR OLEANZ tablet

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    • OLIZA 5MG TABLET
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      Rs. 3.26/tablet
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      Rs. 32.65
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    • OLAN 5MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Micro Labs Ltd
      Rs. 3.66/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 36.60
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    • OLANEX 5MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      Rs. 3.35/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 33.55
      save 9% more per tablet
    • OLEANZ RT 5MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      Rs. 3.67/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 36.75
      same price

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    Expert advice FOR OLEANZ 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.

    Frequently asked questions FOR OLEANZ 5mg tablet

    Olanzapine

    Q. Is olanzapine a narcotic/sedative/used for anxiety/addictive?
    Olanzapine is not a narcotic/sedative/used for anxiety. It is used to treat schizophrenia patients who suffer from symptoms like seeing or hearing things which are actually not present. It is also used to treat manic episodes in patients. It also stabilized mood in patients with bipolar disorders. It is not generally known to be addictive
    Q. Is olanzapine a benzodiazepine/SSRI/MAOI?
    Olanzapine is not a benzodiazepine or SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) or MAOI (monoamine oxidase inhibitor). It is used to treat psychosis.
    Q. Is it like Xanax or valium?
    Olanzapine is not like Xanax or valium but all of them belong to the same class of medication called benzodiazepines
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    Q. Can olanzapine be used forever?
    No drug should be used forever until specifically advised by the doctor
    Q. Can I take diazepam/ibuprofen/paracetamol/zopiclone/ tramadol/sertraline/citalopram/Seroquel/ Xanax with olanzapine?
    Olanzapine can be taken along with Ibuprofen (pain killer)/ paracetamol (analgesic) but only under strict instructions from the doctor. Olanzapine preferably should not be taken with tramadol (opioid pain killer)/ zopiclone (insomnia treatment)/diazepam or valium (benzodiazepines)/ sertraline (anti-depressant)/ citalopram (anti-depressant)/Seroquel (anti-depressant). Drugs are known to interact with each other and cause side effects. Drugs should be taken in combination only as per the advice of the doctor
    Q. Does olanzapine cause weight gain/memory loss/ depression/anxiety/ hair loss/sleepiness?
    Olanzapine is known to have side effects like weight gain/memory loss/ depression/anxiety/ hair loss/sleepiness
    Q. Does it cause increased dopamine?
    Olanzapine is not known to cause increased dopamine. Please inform the doctor immediately about the side effects observed by you.

    WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT OLEANZ 5MG TABLET

    How effective is this medicine?

    Effective
    86%
    Can't say
    14%

    Do you find this medicine expensive?

    No
    80%
    Yes
    20%

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    Content on this page was last updated on 02 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)