Psycolam Plus Tablet

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Zenith Healthcare Ltd

Composition for Psycolam Plus NA Tablet

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Primarily used for

Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
10.31
₹1.03/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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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 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 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.
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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
CAUTION
Psycolam Plus Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Psycolam Plus Tablet make u feel dizzy, drowsy or can cause blurred vision. This may affect your driving ability.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Psycola
m Plus Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Psycolam Plus Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

However, the use of Psycolam Plus Tablet is not considered safe in patients with liver disease as per the available data.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Adamon 100mg Injection

Patient Concerns

Substitutes for Psycolam Plus

No substitutes found for this medicine
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