Medicine Overview of Unidol Injection
Uses of Unidol Injection
Unidol 100mg Injection is used in the treatment of schizophrenia.
Side effects of Unidol Injection
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 Unidol Injection
Your doctor or nurse will give you this medicine. Kindly do not self administer.
How Unidol Injection works
Unidol 100mg Injection 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 Unidol Injection
Expert advice for Unidol Injection
- 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 Unidol 100mg Injection
Taking haloperidol together with alcohol may increase side e+more
ffects such as dizziness, drowsiness, confusion, and difficulty concentrating....
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Unidol 100mg Injection 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.
Unidol 100mg Injection is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
If Unidol 100mg Injection is used, monitor the baby for excessive sleepiness....
If Unidol 100mg Injection is used, monitor the baby for excessive sleepiness.
Unidol 100mg Injection may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire+more
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Unidol 100mg Injection is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Unidol 100mg Injection 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.
Unidol 100mg Injection should be used with caution in patien+more
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Unidol 100mg Injection 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
Frequently asked questions for Unidol 100mg Injection
Frequently asked questions for Haloperidol
No,Unidol is not a controlled drug, narcotic or addictive
No,Unidol 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,Unidol 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,Unidol 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 Unidol may cause weight gain and tardive dyskinesia
Unidol may cause dyspnea as well as other bahavioral abnormalities in patients. It is not known to cause respiratory depression/ hallucination.
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Substitutes for Unidol
No substitutes found for this medicine