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Overview

Loxapac C Liquid

Loxapac C Liquid

Manufacturer: Pfizer Ltd
Medicine composition: Loxapine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Loxapac C Liquid belongs to the class of antipsychotic drugs. It is mainly administered for the treatment of depressive disorders, hallucinations or severe mental disorders such as schizophrenia.

The dosage depends upon the medical history of the patient, health conditions and the response to the therapy.

The drug is contraindicated in patients who have suffered or are suffering from glaucoma, cardiac disorders, lungs or liver disorders or renal malfunctioning. Take proper medical help in case you are pregnant, planning a pregnancy any time soon or breastfeeding. You must also inform the doctor of any other prescription drugs that you may be taking, such as hormonal pills as oral contraceptives, or any dietary supplements as Loxapac C Liquid may interact with the other drugs and cause a number of health complications. You must avoid alcohol consumption, smoking, tobacco or caffeine during the course of the treatment to avoid any further health complications.

There may be a number of side effects such as persistent headaches, blurred vision, fluctuations in blood pressure or heart rate, breathing difficulties, nausea, and some allergic rashes on the skin. However there can be some adverse reactions as well. It is advised that even the slightest discomfort should be reported to the doctor immediately, in order to avoid complications.

In addition to its intended effect, Loxapac C Liquid 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.
Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
Abnormality of voluntary movements
Parkinsonism
Weight gain
Akathisia
Dystonia
Is It safe with alcohol?
No interaction found
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Loxapac c liquid 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?
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
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.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Loxapac C Liquid, and hence can be used as its substitute.
Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you're at risk of a drug interaction.