Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml

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Composition for Serenace 5mg Ampules

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Primarily used for

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₹5.66/Ampules
5 ampules in 1 packet
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Medicine Overview of Serenace Ampules

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Uses of Serenace Ampules

Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of Serenace Ampules

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

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How to use Serenace Ampules

Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.

How Serenace Ampules works

Serenace 5mg injection 1ml 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 Serenace Ampules

Expert advice for Serenace Ampules

  • Do not start or continue haloperidol, if you are allergic to haloperidol or any other ingrediants in the formulation.
  • Do not take haloperidol, if you have irregular heart beat (arrhythmia) or unusually slow heart beat.
  • Do not use haloperidol, if you have Parkinson’s disease; low white blood cells levels.
  • Avoid using haloperidol, if you have liver or kidney disease, fits, depression, problems with your thyroid gland, a non-cancerous tumour of the adrenal gland (phaeochromocytoma; causing episodic or persistent rise in blood pressure).
  • Do not drive or opeate heavy machinery as haloperidol can make you sleepy and impair your alertness.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking haloperidol together with alcohol may increase side e
ffects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml 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
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

If Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml is used, monitor the baby for excessive sleepiness.
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Driving
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml may make you feel dizzy, sleepy,
tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml is recommended.

However, patients with severe kidney disease may need to be started at a lower dose as it may cause excessive sleepiness in these patients.
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Liver
CAUTION
Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml should be used with caution in pa
tients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onitraz 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Zathrin Redimix Suspension

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Serenace 5mg Ampules

Frequently asked questions for Haloperidol

No,Serenace is not a controlled drug, narcotic or addictive
No,Serenace is not a benzo or MAOI or a neuroleptic. It is an antipsychotic. It works by blocking the action of dopamine receptors in brain, which decreases the excessive dopamine activity in the brain
No,Serenace is not used for nausea
Q. Is haloperidol like alprazolam (Xanax)?
Haloperidol is an antipsychotic, which is used to treat mental illnesses that affect an individuals' thinking, feeling or behaviour. These illnesses include to treat schizophrenia, psychoses, mania, behavioural problems and Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (chronic multiple motor and vocal ticsinvoluntary responses) in adults and children. It is also used for persistent hiccups in adults. Alprazolam (Xanax) belongs to benzodiazepine group of dugs, and is used in the treatment of insomnia and anxiety
Yes,Serenace can cause sedation
Q. Can you take haloperidol with lorazepam?
Haloperidol interacts with lorazepam to cause increased sedation and impaired attention. Please consult your doctor before taking haloperidol with diazepam
Yes, in some people Serenace may cause weight gain and tardive dyskinesia
Serenace may cause dyspnea as well as other bahavioral abnormalities in patients. It is not known to cause respiratory depression/ hallucination.
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