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Skizoril 50 mg Tablet

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Skizoril 50 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Skizoril 50 mg Tablet

Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Skizoril Tablet

Uses of Skizoril Tablet

Skizoril 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.

Skizoril Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Skizoril are Dizziness, Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dryness in mouth, Weight gain, Constipation, Muscle rigidity, Restlessness, Tremor.

How to use Skizoril 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. Skizoril 50 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Skizoril Tablet works

Skizoril 50 mg Tablet is an atypical antipsychotics. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts.

In Depth Information on Skizoril Tablet

Expert advice for Skizoril Tablet

  • Inform your doctor before taking the medicine if you have kidney, liver or heart disease, prostate problem, difficulty in passing urine, diabetes or elevated blood sugar levels, chronic constipation, glaucoma, blood clots or history of blood clots, epilepsy, galactose intolerance or Lapp lactase deficiency, diseases of the large intestine, heart problems (problems with QT interval), or if you have risk factors for stroke (high blood pressure or problems in the blood vessels of the brain), or if you have had an abdominal surgery in the past.
  • Do not drive or operate heavy machinery and be careful while getting up from a sitting or lying position after taking clozapine as it may make you feel dizzy.
  • Always ensure you are being regularly monitored for white blood cell count, total blood cell count, heart rate (ECG), liver function, and lipid function by taking appropriate tests.
  • Avoid smoking, regular caffeine intake, and alcohol while taking this medicine, as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Tell your doctor if you are or planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding.
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Skizoril Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Skizoril Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Skizoril 50 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Skizoril 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown low or no adverse effect on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Skizoril 50 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
If Skizoril 50 mg Tablet is used, monitor the baby for excessive sedation. Periodically, keep a check on the baby's white blood cell count as well.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
You may feel tired, drowsy, dizzy or you may feel faint while taking ClozapineSkizoril 50 mg Tablet, especially during the early stages of treatment. This may affect your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Skizoril 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Skizoril 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Skizoril 50 mg Tablet is may not be advised in patients with severe kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Skizoril 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Skizoril 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable. Inform your doctor if you experience nausea, vomiting and/or weight loss while taking this medicine.

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Frequently asked questions about Skizoril Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clozapine

Q. Is Skizoril safe?
Yes. Skizoril is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
Q. Is Skizoril a narcotic, addictive, controlled substance?
Skizoril is not a narcotic, addictive or a controlled drug
Q. Is Skizoril a benzodiazepine?
No. Skizoril is not a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-psychotic agent
Q. Can I take ibuprofen with clozapine?
Yes. You can take ibuprofen with clozapine if prescribed by your doctor
Q. Does Skizoril cause erectile dysfunction, tardive dyskinesia, weight-gain, sleepiness or low sperm count?
Skizoril may cause erectile dysfunction, low sperm count, sleepiness, weight gain or tardive dyskinesia. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Q. Does Skizoril help with anxiety?
Skizoril decreases anxiety and other symptoms in patients suffering from schizophrenia.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Skizoril with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Skizoril with Posaconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Posaconazole: Noxafil
Skizoril with Terbinafine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Terminator, Hifen, Anibret, Tzorg, Tinazen, Fluty TF, Terbit, Tinafine, Phyte, Tebisure
Skizoril with Fluconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Fluconazole: Fungis, EF Z, Rocflu, Welcon, Fluzole, Geoflu, Rascon, Con F, Fucan, Flucur, Vanflu, Upcan, Flocoruth, Ifucan, Fluvate, Lucon, Biocan, Fungiker, AB Can, Flucot, Falkon, Fluocod, Orocan, Tycona, Forazen, E Fluke, Fluco, FN, Cantiz, Nix, Afuza, Flugen, F Cona, Candy, Alflu, Antol, Rutuflu, F One, Fungikil, Flozol, Fortab, Zocol, Flusys, Funcan, Udzole, Wyon, Wycon, Flutiz, Fungout, Recon, Source, Fluderm, Flutil, Flucona, Fusicon, Flum, Gynar, Conazol, Ocan, Docon, Flukel, Adi Flu, Cantin, Flustar, Antizole, Fluplas, HS, Flubar, Fitcan, Frezole, Flucimax, Flucom, Raulon, Stanflu, Von F, Funiz, Osofung, Topcan, Eselcon, B Con, Anti Fung, Fluza, Fuzol, Flurol, Flumarc, Fluzo, Nazole F, Vinfem, Fazol, Zomav, Efcan, AF, Nuflucon, Fungonil, Otoflu, Ntfung, Afflu, Flukem, Q Can, Fungicip, Stefazol, Faze, Nazole, Fluzol, Forcan Plus, Fungid Best, Flucan, Odcan, Canawar, Flusyst, Tricon, Fluri, V Can, Cozen, Zerocan, Sifcan, Nucon, Fole, Flucoric, Flutis, Flugee, Tucanozol, Vulcan, Fluzant, Flucess, Fludoc, Flucocid, Albican, Phozol, Triben F, Adifung, Futiza, Flutican, Ultican, Angloflu, Ozus, Endida, Flucovar, Nixican, Surfaz O, Fungibid, Fumycin, Fungina, Flustan, Myzole, Nipcan, Flucowin, Glenflu, Flucide, Fungiban, Manilin, Gocan, Jucan, Theozole, Fluzen, Staflu, Canzika, Flutec, Pracan, Candigyl, Fuspin, Fungipar, Locan, Lodogel, Fluent, Atcan, Alucon, Cazole, Lifecon, Nucan, Antif, Fluson, Fungikem O, Fludon, Fonazole, Trican, Aglocon, Fluoc, Utican, Flucole, Kozole, Zefun, Acroflu, Flair, Fludar, Fluzon, FZ
Skizoril with Voriconazole
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Voristil, Vhope, Vorifit, Vorzu
Skizoril with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Acidion, Dionindon
Skizoril with Cyclandelate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cyclandelate: Cevadil, Cyclospasmol
Skizoril with Gemifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Gemifloxacin: Gametop, Geminex, Gemexin, Gemif, Gemsharp, Gemibid, G Cin A, G Floren, Quinhext, Graptor, Floxigem
Skizoril with Oxyphenonium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenonium: Antrenyl
Skizoril with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Skizoril with Besifloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Besifloxacin: Besix
Skizoril with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupro, Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet
Skizoril with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon, Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard, Phenotone
Skizoril with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin
Skizoril with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Skizoril with Sodium Valproate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sodium Valproate: Valkid, Valprosh, Cylenc SV, Valcontin, Epival, Valparex, Valpar, Vikorate, Senval, Valcip, Navalin
Skizoril with Hyoscine butylbromide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hyoscine butylbromide: Cholipan
Skizoril with Fenoverine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenoverine: Spasmopriv
Skizoril with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol
Skizoril with Pazufloxazin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pazufloxazin: Pazubid
Skizoril with Balofloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Balofloxacin: Bazostar, Balotero, Balo X, Balokem, Baloflox, Baloforce
Skizoril with Camylofin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Camylofin: Bigspas
Skizoril with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Pentawin
Skizoril with Pefloxacin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pefloxacin: Aviflox, P Cin, Pelox, Perti, Plx, Pebid

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