Schizonil 5mg Tablet

D D Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Schizonil 5mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

10 tablets in 1 strip

Medicine Overview of Schizonil Tablet


Uses of Schizonil Tablet

Schizonil 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.

Side effects of Schizonil Tablet


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


How to use Schizonil 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. Schizonil 5mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Schizonil Tablet works

Schizonil 5mg 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 Schizonil Tablet

Expert advice for Schizonil 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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Schizonil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Schizonil Tablet
Schizonil 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Schizonil 5mg 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.
Schizonil 5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Schizonil 5mg Tablet make u feel dizzy, drowsy or can cause blurred vision. This may affect your driving ability.
There is limited information available on the use of Schizon
il 5mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
There is limited information available on the use of Schizonil 5mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.

However, the use of Schizonil 5mg Tablet is not considered safe in patients with liver disease as per the available data.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Adamon 100mg Injection

Patient Concerns

No Patient Concerns found for this medicine

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