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Ilofast 10mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Zydus Cadila
Medicine composition: Iloperidone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Ilofast 10mg Tablet is antipsychotic medicine, which is prescribed to patients suffering from schizophrenia. It helps treat symptoms of mental disorder in patients like unusual thinking, loss of interest in life, strong or inappropriate emotions, hallucinations, Drowsiness, dry mouth, tiredness, stuffy nose, nervousness etc. The medicine is consumed orally. Your Doctor will prescribe you the right dosage depending upon your condition.

According to tests 5 mg per day is a tolerable in an adult. Common side effects of Ilofast 10mg Tablet include irregular or fast heartbeat, dizziness, hypotension and somnolence. Less common but serious side effects include seizures, rash, hives, itching, fainting, sweating, confusion, seizures, muscle stiffness, joint pain, breast enlargement or discharge. Seek immediate medical attention in case you notice any serious symptoms.

Let your doctor know before prescription if; you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant; if you take any prescription or non-prescription drugs; you have diabetes, low blood potassium or magnesium levels, Alzheimer disease, dementia, Parkinson disease, diarrhea, kidney or liver disease, low white blood cell count; have a history of seizures or heart problems.

In addition to its intended effect, Ilofast 10mg Tablet may cause some unwanted effects too. In such cases, you must seek medical attention immediately. This is not an exhaustive list of side effects. Please inform your doctor if you experience any adverse reaction to the medication.
Weight gain
Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
Is It safe with alcohol?
Iiosure 2mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Iiosure 2mg tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
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.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Does this affect kidney function?
There is no interaction between renal impairment and consuming this drug. So dose alteration is not needed.
Does this affect liver function?
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.
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