Skizotus OD Tablet

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Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Skizotus 300mg Tablet

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Kidney
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₹23.5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Skizotus Tablet

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Uses of Skizotus Tablet

Skizotus OD Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
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Side effects of Skizotus Tablet

Common

Nausea, Vomiting, Dry mouth, Constipation, Weight gain, Decreased blood pressure, Dystonia, Akathisia, Parkinsonism, Increased prolactin level in blood.

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How to use Skizotus 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Skizotus OD Tablet at a fixed time.

How Skizotus Tablet works

Skizotus od tablet work by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts.

In Depth Information on Skizotus Tablet

Expert advice for Skizotus Tablet

  • Inform your doctor if you have kidney disease, have ever had fits (epileptic seizures), Parkinson’s disease, or suffering from dementia.
  • Inform your doctor if you have/have a family history of heart disease, uneven heart rate, slow heartbeat, heart disease/condition called prolonged QT interval, stroke, diabetes, blood clots, low levels of potassium in blood, low levels of white blood cells in blood (agranulocytosis).
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as amisulpride can cause drowsiness. 
  • Do not consume alcohol while on this treatment as it may worsen the side effects.
  • Do not stop amisulpride suddenly as it may increase the side effects.
  • Seek immediate medical attention if you observe any of these symptoms: severe allergic reaction (with rash, itchy skin, swollen face, tongue or other body parts); blood clots; fit (seizure).
  • Tell your doctor if you are or are planning to become pregnant or are breast-feeding.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Skizotus OD Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Skizotus OD 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.
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Lactation
Skizotus OD Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Skizotus OD Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.

Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Skizotus OD Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Onabet Powder, Flugee 150mg Tablet, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Benadryl Dr Dry Cough Active Relief Syrup

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Skizotus 300mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Amisulpride

Skizotus is not addictive. However do follow your doctor’s instructions about dosage and duration of this treatment. It is not a controlled drug
Yes. Skizotus is an atypical antipsychotic
Skizotus is known to cause weight gain. Consult your doctor if you observe weight gain after taking Skizotus
It may take several weeks for a patient to get benefited from Skizotus treatment. Consult your doctor if you observe no improvement in your symptoms after six to eight weeks of treatment.
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