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Qutan 100 Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Qutan Tablet

Qutan Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dystonia
  • Sleepiness
  • Parkinsonism
  • Akathisia
  • Dizziness
  • Decreased haemoglobin level in blood
  • Weight gain
  • Increased triglyceride level in blood

How to use Qutan 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. Qutan 100 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Qutan Tablet works

Qutan 100 Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

Qutan Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Qutan 100 Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Qutan 100 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
Qutan 100 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Qutan 100 Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Qutan 100 Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Qutan 100 Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Qutan 100 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Qutan 100 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • You have been prescribed Qutan 100 Tablet for the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
  • It is less likely to cause heart problems and movement disorders than other antipsychotics.
  • It may take 4 to 6 weeks to see treatment effects. Keep taking it as prescribed.
  • Use caution while driving or doing anything that requires concentration as Qutan 100 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.
  • It may increase your weight, blood sugar and cholesterol. Eat healthy, exercise regularly and monitor your blood levels regularly.
  • Inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood or behavior, new or worsening depression, or suicidal thoughts or behavior.
  • Do not stop taking it without talking to your doctor first as it may cause worsening of symptoms.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Qutan 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, Itracip, Itraspan
LIFE-THREATENING
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
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Brand(s): Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi
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Patient Concerns

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FAQs

Q. Can I take Seroquel for sleep/ anxiety?

No, Seroquel is used to treat symptoms of schizophrenia, mania, depression associated with bipolar disorder, and major depressive disorder

Q. Can I take Seroquel forever?

No, you should take Seroquel as prescribed your doctor

Q. Is Qutan same as Seroquel?

Yes, Seroquel is the trade name for the active ingredient Qutan

Q. Is Qutan dangerous?

Qutan is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Is Qutan a narcotic/ Benzo/ Benzodiazepine?

No, Qutan is not a narcotic/ Benzo/ Benzodiazepine; it belongs to a group of medications called antipsychotic agent

Q. Is Qutan a sedative?

Qutan is not a sedative drug; however, sedation is a known side effect of this drug

Q. Is Qutan addictive?

No, Qutan is not an addictive drug

Q. Is Qutan a mono amine oxidase inhibitor (MAO-I)?

No, Qutan belongs to a group of medications called antipsychotic agent.

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Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.
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