Medicine Overview of Penflu Injection
Penflu 40 mg Injection is used in the treatment of schizophrenia
Constipation, Urinary retention, Weight gain, Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Increased heart rate, Increased prolactin level in blood, Blurred vision, Dryness in mouth, Muscle rigidity, Tremor, Restlessness.
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
Penflu 40 mg Injection is a combination of two medicines: Flupenthixol and Melitracen which have anxiety-lowering and mood-elevating effects. Flupenthixol is a typical antipsychotic. It works by blocking the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain that affects thoughts and mood. Melitracen is a tricyclic antidepressant which increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.
In Depth Information on Penflu Injection
Penflu Injection related warnings
Penflu 40 mg Injection may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Penflu 40 mg Injection 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.
No information is available on the use of Penflu 40 mg Injection during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Penflu 40 mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Penflu 40 mg Injection in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Penflu 40 mg Injection should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Penflu 40 mg Injection may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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