Information about Blonanserin

Blonanserin uses

Blonanserin is used in the treatment of schizophrenia and mania.

How blonanserin works

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

Common side effects of blonanserin

Sleepiness, Akathisia, Dystonia, Parkinsonism, Anxiety, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Urinary retention.

Available Medicine for Blonanserin

  • ₹42 to ₹113
    Zydus Cadila
    3 variant(s)
  • ₹42 to ₹112
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    3 variant(s)

Expert advice for Blonanserin

  • Use blonanserin with extreme caution if you have a history of suicidal tendency as these symptoms may get worsened.
  • Do not take blonanserin if you are an elderly patient with dementia-related psychosis (symptoms may include memory loss and difficulties with thinking, problem-solving or language).
  • Do not consume this drug if you are allergic to blonanserin or any of its ingredients.

Content on this page was last updated on 09 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)