Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition for Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD

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Medicine Overview of Sizodon Tablet MD


Uses of Sizodon Tablet MD

Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.

Side effects of Sizodon Tablet MD


Headache, Akathisia, Dystonia, Sleepiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Parkinsonism.


How to use Sizodon Tablet MD

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Do not handle the tablets with wet hands. Put it in your mouth but do not swallow it. Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sizodon Tablet MD works

Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

In Depth Information on Sizodon Tablet MD

Expert advice for Sizodon Tablet MD

  • You will be regularly monitored for increase in weight, blood glucose level (if you are suffering from diabetes), and for signs and symptoms of fever and infection if you are having history of low white blood cell count.
  • Children and adolescents should be carefully monitored to check the sleepiness (sedative) effects of risperidone.
  • Your child will be regularly monitored for measurements of height, weight, sexual maturation, monitoring of menstrual functioning, and other potential prolactin-related effects.
  • Use with caution if you have history of fits (seizures).
  • If you are a men taking risperidone, you may be at a risk of getting priapism (persistent and painful erection of the penis). Seek for medical advice if you develop such signs and symptoms.
  • Use risperidone with caution in patients with heart disorders such as heart failure, heart attack, conduction abnormalities, dehydration or decrease in blood volume.
  • Do not take risperidone if you develop tardive dyskinesia (twitching or jerking movements that you cannot control in your face, tongue, or other parts of your body). 
  • Do not consume alcohol along with risperidone as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Do not take risperidone along with furosemide, as it may lead to death.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Sizodon Tablet MD related warnings
Special precautions for Sizodon Tablet MD
Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD 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.
Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD is probably unsafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sizodon 2mg Tablet MD may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Itragreat 100mg Capsule, Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Adamon 100mg Injection

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Sizodon Tablet MD

Frequently asked questions about Risperidone

No. Sizodon is neither addictive nor controlled substance
Sizodon is an atypical antagonist which may show sedative effects. It has affinity towards serotonin. Few studies have shown that Sizodon induces neuroleptic malignant syndrome
No. Sizodon is not used for anxiety
No. Sizodon is not a benzo
Yes. Risperdal is a brand name of drug Sizodon
No. Taking Sizodon with Nyquil (dextromethorphan and doxylamine) may increase the side effects such as drowsiness, blurred vision, dry mouth, heat intolerance, flushing, decreased sweating, difficulty urinating, abdominal cramping, constipation, rapid heartbeats, confusion, and memory problems
Q. Can I take vicodin/tramadol/ ambien/diazepam with risperidone?
Using Vicodin (acetaminophen and hydrocodone), Ambien (zolpidem) or diazepam together with risperidone may increase side effects such as dizziness, drowsiness, and difficulty concentrating. Tramadol may increase the risk of seizures when given with risperidone
Q. Can I take ibuprofen/ trazodone/melatonin/ Tylenol with risperidone?
Yes. Taking ibuprofen/ trazodone/melatonin/ Tylenol (acetaminophen) with risperidone does not cause any harmful effects. Please follow your doctor's advice regarding its use
These side effects are commonly observed with Sizodon use. Stop taking Sizodon and consult your doctor immediately if you experience any of these symptoms.

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