Zopin Lotion

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Ampra Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Zopin NA Lotion

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Medicine Overview of Zopin Lotion

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Uses of Zopin Lotion

Zopin Lotion is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
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Side effects of Zopin Lotion

Common

Weight gain, Blurred vision, Constipation, Dizziness, Decreased white blood cell count, Increased saliva production, Increased heart rate, Sleepiness, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).

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How to use Zopin Lotion

This medicine is for external use only. Use this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Shake it well and apply to the area evenly.

How Zopin Lotion works

Zopin lotion works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affects thoughts and mood.

In Depth Information on Zopin Lotion

Expert advice for Zopin Lotion

  • 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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Warnings
Special precautions for Zopin Lotion
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Alcohol
No interaction found
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Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Zopin Lotion 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.
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Lactation
Zopin Lotion is probably safe to use during lactation. Limi
ted human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Zopin Lotion 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
Zopin Lotion 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Zopin NA Lotion

Frequently asked questions for Clozapine

Yes. Zopin is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, please consult your doctor
Zopin is not a narcotic, addictive or a controlled drug
No. Zopin 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
Zopin may cause erectile dysfunction, low sperm count, sleepiness, weight gain or tardive dyskinesia. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Zopin decreases anxiety and other symptoms in patients suffering from schizophrenia.
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Substitutes for Zopin

No substitutes found for this medicine
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