Peridon 4mg Tablet

icon
Reliance Formulation Pvt Ltd

Composition for Peridon 4mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
43.6
₹4.36/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
SOLD OUT

Medicine Overview of Peridon Tablet

uses

Uses of Peridon Tablet

Peridon 4mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
uses

Side effects of Peridon Tablet

Common

Headache, Akathisia, Dystonia, Sleepiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Parkinsonism.

uses

How to use Peridon 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 Peridon 4mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Peridon Tablet works

Peridon 4mg tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

In Depth Information on Peridon Tablet

Expert advice for Peridon Tablet

  • You will be regularly monitored for increase in weight, blood glucose level (if you are suffering from diabetes), and for signs and symptoms of fever and infection if you are having history of low white blood cell count.
  • Children and adolescents should be carefully monitored to check the sleepiness (sedative) effects of risperidone.
  • Your child will be regularly monitored for measurements of height, weight, sexual maturation, monitoring of menstrual functioning, and other potential prolactin-related effects.
  • Use with caution if you have history of fits (seizures).
  • If you are a men taking risperidone, you may be at a risk of getting priapism (persistent and painful erection of the penis). Seek for medical advice if you develop such signs and symptoms.
  • Use risperidone with caution in patients with heart disorders such as heart failure, heart attack, conduction abnormalities, dehydration or decrease in blood volume.
  • Do not take risperidone if you develop tardive dyskinesia (twitching or jerking movements that you cannot control in your face, tongue, or other parts of your body). 
  • Do not consume alcohol along with risperidone as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Do not take risperidone along with furosemide, as it may lead to death.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Peridon 4mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Peridon 4mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Peridon 4mg 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
Peridon 4mg 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
Peridon 4mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect
your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
CAUTION
Peridon 4mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Peridon 4mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Liver
CAUTION
Peridon 4mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients w
ith liver disease. Dose adjustment of Peridon 4mg Tablet may be needed. 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

Frequently asked questions for Peridon 4mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Risperidone

No. Peridon is neither addictive nor controlled substance
Peridon is an atypical antagonist which may show sedative effects. It has affinity towards serotonin. Few studies have shown that Peridon induces neuroleptic malignant syndrome
No. Peridon is not used for anxiety
No. Peridon is not a benzo
Yes. Risperdal is a brand name of drug Peridon
No. Taking Peridon with Nyquil (dextromethorphan and doxylamine) may increase the side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, dry mouth, heat intolerance, flushing, decreased sweating, difficulty urinating, abdominal cramping, constipation, rapid heartbeats, confusion, and memory problems
Q. Can I take vicodin/tramadol/ ambien/diazepam with risperidone?
Using Vicodin (acetaminophen and hydrocodone), Ambien (zolpidem) or diazepam together with risperidone may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Tramadol may increase the risk of seizures when given with risperidone
Q. Can I take ibuprofen/ trazodone/melatonin/ Tylenol with risperidone?
Yes. Taking ibuprofen/ trazodone/melatonin/ Tylenol (acetaminophen) with risperidone does not cause any harmful effects. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
These side effects are commonly observed with Peridon use. Stop taking Peridon and consult your doctor immediately if you experience any of these symptoms.
+more

User Submitted Feedback For Peridon 4mg Tablet

Substitutes for Peridon Tablet

Risdone 4mg Tablet
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹5.95/Tablet
36% costlier
Respidon 4mg Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹6.15/Tablet
41% costlier
Sizodon 4mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹7.3/Tablet
67% costlier
Rispond 4mg Tablet
Micro Labs Ltd
₹7.39/Tablet
70% costlier
Risperdal 4 Tablet
Janssen Pharmaceuticals
₹9.93/Tablet
128% costlier
Top Psychiatrists
doctor
Dr. Rajiv Mehta
MBBS, MD, MSc
4.5
doctor
4.6
doctor
4.2
doctor
4.1
doctor
Dr. Deepak Raheja
MBBS, MD, Fellowship
4.6
cross img