Medicine Overview of Trancodol Tablet DT
Uses of Trancodol Tablet DT
Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
Side effects of Trancodol Tablet DT
Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dry mouth, Abnormality of voluntary movements, Weight gain, Parkinsonism, Akathisia, Dystonia, Constipation.
How to use Trancodol Tablet DT
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Dissolve it in a glass of water before taking it. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT at a fixed time.
How Trancodol Tablet DT works
Trancodol 20mg tablet dt 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 Trancodol Tablet DT
Expert advice for Trancodol Tablet DT
- 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.
Special precautions for Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT
Taking haloperidol together with alcohol may increase side e+more
ffects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating....
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
If Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT is used, monitor the baby for excessive sleepiness....
If Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT is used, monitor the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, ti+more
red, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT is recommended.+more
However, patients with severe kidney disease may need to be started at a lower dose as it may cause excessive sleepiness in these patients....
However, patients with severe kidney disease may need to be started at a lower dose as it may cause excessive sleepiness in these patients.
Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT should be used with caution in pati+more
ents with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onitraz 100mg Capsule, AF 150mg Tablet DT, Flugee 150mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT
Frequently asked questions for Haloperidol
No,Trancodol is not a controlled drug, narcotic or addictive
No,Trancodol 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,Trancodol 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,Trancodol 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 Trancodol may cause weight gain and tardive dyskinesia
Trancodol may cause dyspnea as well as other bahavioral abnormalities in patients. It is not known to cause respiratory depression/ hallucination.
User Submitted Feedback For Trancodol 20mg Tablet DT
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Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
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Substitutes for Trancodol
No substitutes found for this medicine