Penridol 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Penridol 20mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Penridol Tablet

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Uses of Penridol Tablet

Penridol 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of Penridol Tablet

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Dystonia, Weight gain, Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Akathisia, Dry mouth, Constipation, Abnormality of voluntary movements, Parkinsonism.

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How to use Penridol 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 Penridol 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.
Avoid Penridol 20mg Tablet with salad and vegetable diet.

How Penridol Tablet works

Penridol 20mg tablet is a typical antipsychotic. It works by blocking the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain that affects thoughts and mood.

In Depth Information on Penridol Tablet

Expert advice for Penridol Tablet

  • Use with caution if you are at risk of formation of blood clots in the brain leading to interrupted blood supply and elderly patients suffering from memory loss.
  • Tell your doctor, if you have family history of blood clotting disorders. 
  • Inform your doctor if you are suffering from recurrent fits, or heart, liver, or kidney disease
  • In order to detect any cardiac problem, your doctor may record an electrocardiogram (heart tracing). 
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you experience unexplained fever, pallor or profuse sweating during penfluridol treatment.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery during penfluridol therapy as it may cause drowsiness.
  • Do not consume alcohol when on treatment with Penfluridol as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding or planning to become pregnant.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Penridol 20mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Penridol 20mg 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Penridol 20mg Tabl
et during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Penridol 20mg Tablet alters the abil
ity to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Penrido
l 20mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Penrido
l 20mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

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