PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET

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Composition for PSYCOLAM PLUS NA TABLET

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
10.31
₹1.03/tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Substitutes for PSYCOLAM PLUS

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET

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Uses of PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET

Psycolam plus tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET

Common

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

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How to use PSYCOLAM PLUS 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 is better to take Psycolam plus tablet with food.

How PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET works

Psycolam plus tablet works by blocking the action of dopamine, a chemical messenger in the brain that affects the thoughts and moods.

In Depth Information on PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET

Expert advice for PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET

  • Inform your doctor before taking trifluoperazine if you or anyone from your family is suffering from any heart/blood-vessel disease or have a history of problems with blood clotting, or if you suffer from Parkinson’s disease (nervous system disorder characterized by tremors, rigidity and difficulty in movements), epilepsy (fits), glaucoma (increased pressure inside the eye), Myasthenia gravis (abnormal weakness of muscles), loss of cognitive or memory function or changes in body temperature.
  • Take precautions while using trifluoperazine if you are at risk for getting a stroke (paralysis) because of heart disease, diabetes, high blood cholesterol.
  • Do not drive vehicle or operate heavy machinery while taking this drug as it may make you feel dizzy.
  • Do not consume alcohol while taking trifluoperazine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Consult your doctor before taking trifluoperazine if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant or breastfeeding.
Warnings
Special precautions for PSYCOLAM PLUS TABLET
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Psycolam plus tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Psycolam plus 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
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
CAUTION
Do not drive or use machines when you first start to take th
is medicine until you are certain that you are not getting these side effects
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
ONABET POWDER, FLUGEE 150MG TABLET, TRAMAZAC HP 50MG INJECTION, BENADRYL DR DRY COUGH ACTIVE RELIEF SYRUP

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