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Psytas 50 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Psytas Tablet

Psytas Tablet side effects

Common
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Constipation
  • Weight gain
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Dystonia
  • Akathisia
  • Parkinsonism
  • Increased prolactin level in blood

How to use Psytas 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. Psytas 50 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Psytas Tablet works

Psytas 50 mg Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

Psytas Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Psytas 50 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Psytas 50 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
You may feel less alert, drowsy or sleepy while taking this medicine. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Psytas 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Psytas 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Psytas 50 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
Psytas 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Psytas 50 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Psytas 50 mg Tablet helps treat schizophrenia.
  • Take it at bedtime to avoid feeling sleepy during the day.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Psytas 50 mg Tablet can cause dizziness and sleepiness.
  • To lower the chance of feeling dizzy or passing out, rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Do not consume alcohol while on treatment with this medicine as it may worsen the side effects.
  • It may cause increased weight, blood sugar, cholesterol, and triglycerides (fat) levels. Eat healthy and exercise regularly.
  • Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
  • Do not stop taking Psytas 50 mg Tablet without talking  to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Psytas with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS

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FAQs

Q. Is Psytas addictive/ a controlled drug?

Psytas is not addictive. However do follow your doctor’s instructions about dosage and duration of this treatment. It is not a controlled drug

Q. Is Psytas an antipsychotic/atypical antipsychotic?

Yes. Psytas is an atypical antipsychotic

Q. Does Psytas cause weight gain?

Psytas is known to cause weight gain. Consult your doctor if you observe weight gain after taking Psytas

Q. How long does Psytas take to work?

It may take several weeks for a patient to get benefited from Psytas treatment. Consult your doctor if you observe no improvement in your symptoms after six to eight weeks of treatment.

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References
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