Lesuride 25 MG Tablet
Lesuride 25mg belongs to the genre of antipsychotic medicines. It is mainly used to treat gastroesophageal reflex diseases, indigestion, persistent heartburn, irregular bowel syndrome, dyspepsia and mental disorders. The main ingredient of Lesuride 25mg is Levosulpiride. It works by decreasing chemical compound in brain.
Lesuride 25mg is not at all recommended for pregnant or lactating women. It results in abnormal milk secretion. Lesuride 25mg is not an over the counter medicine. It should only be taken under supervision of the doctor in prescribed doses. It should be consumed at least half an hour before food. It is advisable to drink plenty of water while on this medication.
Lesuride 25mg has negative interactions with a lot of diseases and drugs. Hence one should be cautious before consuming this medicine and inform the doctor of any prevailing health condition.
Lesuride tablet is used to treat the following problems:
Abnormal Bowel Movements
How long is the duration of effect?
Effect of Lesuride 25mg lasts for 5-8 hours.
What is the onset of action?
Onset of action in Lesuride 25mg begins within 1-2 hours of consumption.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Lesuride 25mg is not suitable for pregnant women unless absolutely necessary. The risks of the medicine should be discussed with the doctor prior to using it.
Is it habit forming?
No habit forming tendencies have been reported in Lesuride 25mg.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?
Lesuride 25mg is not recommended for lactating women. It may have adverse effect on the infant. One should consult the doctor before for safer alternative options.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Consumption of Lesuride 25mg with alcohol may cause depression, anxiety, confusion, lack of focus and drowsiness. Hence it is advisable not to consume alcohol while on this medication.
Is it safe to drive while on this medicine?
Driving while on Lesuride 25mg is not recommended as it may have side effects like drowsiness and sleepiness which makes one prone to accidents.
Does this affect kidney function?
Interaction of Lesuride 25mg with kidney is not known. Those suffering from kidney aliments should consult the doctor before taking this medicine.
Does this affect liver function?
Interaction of Lesuride 25mg with the liver is not known. Patients suffering from damaged liver should consume this medicine only if prescribed by the doctor.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Lesuride 25 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?
In case you miss a dose of Lesuride 25mg make up for the missed dose only if its time does not coincide with the next dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?
Overdose of Lesuride 25mg can cause damaging consequences. In case of overdose seek immediate medical help.
Lesuride 25 MG Tablet works by selectively binding to dopamine receptors in the brain and the periphery. This action results in increased tone of muscles in the gastrointestinal tract.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.
Interaction with Disease
Lesuride 25mg interacts negatively with the following diseases – heart diseases of any kind, gastrointestinal bleeding, asthma, prolactin imbalance and neuroleptic malignant syndrome. Patients suffering from these health conditions should avoid intake of Lesuride 25mg.
Interaction with Alcohol
Lesuride 25mg interacts negatively with alcohol and causes depression, anxiety, lack of focus, confusion and drowsiness. It is advisable not to consume alcohol while on this medication.
Interaction with Medicine
Lesuride 25mg has negative interaction with the following drugs – Diltiazem, Pregabalin, Tramadol, Sucralfate, Ipratropium, and Magnesium Hydroxide.
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