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Sirilept 25 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Sirilept Tablet

Sirilept Tablet side effects

Common
  • Headache
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Sleepiness
  • Anxiety
  • Weight gain
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Agitation
  • Sweating
  • Blurred vision
  • Depression
  • Constipation
  • Increased heart rate

How to use Sirilept 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. Sirilept 25 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sirilept Tablet works

Sirilept 25 mg Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

Sirilept Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Sirilept 25 mg Tablet. Taking Zotepine with alcohol can cause dizziness, drowsiness.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Sirilept 25 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
No information is available on the use of Sirilept 25 mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Sirilept 25 mg Tablet may cause sedation and/or impair mental alertness and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Sirilept 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sirilept 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Sirilept 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sirilept 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • You may be monitored with ECG and electrolytes prior to zoltepine therapy and while increasing the dose.
  • You may also be monitored with liver function test for at least three months during zoltepine therapy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: epilepsy (fits), heart problems or chest pain.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as zotepine may cause dizziness.
  • Do not stop the medication abruptly as it may cause severe side effects. Always follow your doctor’s instructions regarding its use.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Sirilept with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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SERIOUS
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SERIOUS

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References
  1. Stahl SM, editor. Zotepine. In: Stahl's Essential Pschopharmacology: Prescriber's Guide. 5th ed. New York, New York: Cambridge University Press; 2014. pp. 763-67.
  2. Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO). [Accessed 19 Mar. 2019] (online) Available from:External Link
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