Zotipax 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Zotipax 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Zotipax Tablet

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Uses of Zotipax Tablet

Zotipax 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.
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Side effects of Zotipax Tablet

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Headache, Dry mouth, Sleepiness, Anxiety, Weight gain, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Agitation, Sweating, Blurred vision, Depression, Constipation, Increased heart rate.

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How to use Zotipax 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 Zotipax 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Zotipax Tablet works

Zotipax 50mg tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

In Depth Information on Zotipax Tablet

Expert advice for Zotipax Tablet

  • You may be monitored with ECG and electrolytes prior to zoltepine therapy and while increasing the dose.
  • You may also be monitored with liver function test for at least three months during zoltepine therapy.
  • Inform your doctor if you have any of the following medical conditions: epilepsy (fits), heart problems or chest pain.
  • Do not drive or operate machinery as zotepine may cause dizziness.
  • Do not stop the medication abruptly as it may cause severe side effects. Always follow your doctor’s instructions regarding its use.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Zotipax 50mg Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Taking Zotepine with alcohol can cause dizziness, drowsiness.
Pregnancy
PROBABLY SAFE
Zotipax 50mg 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.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Zotipax 50mg Table
t during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Zotipax 50mg Tablet may cause sedation and/or impair mental alertness and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Zotipax 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Zotipax 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Zotipax 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zotipax 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Flutis 150mg Tablet, Onecan 400mg Tablet, Nixitral 100mg Capsule, Flugee 150mg Tablet
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