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Overview

Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er

Manufacturer: Reliance Formulation Pvt Ltd
Medicine composition: Paliperidone
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor required

Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er is an atypical antipsychotic and a dopamine antagonist. It is used to treat mental and mood disorders such as schizophrenia and schizoaffective. It restores balance of certain natural substances in the brain. Using this medication may reduce hallucinations and agitation.

The side effects that you may experience on using Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er are drowsiness, constipation, drying of the mouth, redness, vomiting, fatigue, dizziness, sudden weight gain and abdominal pain. Severe reactions include hives, itching, breathing difficulties, irregular heartbeat, muscle spasms and swallowing.

Consult with your doctor Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er if: you are allergic to medicines, foods, substances or any ingredient contained within it, if you have kidney or heart problems, you have irregular heartbeat, you are pregnant or are planning to become pregnant or are breastfeeding, you are taking any prescription or non-prescription drugs, you have high blood pressure or diabetes or have had a history of cancer.

The dosage for Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er should be prescribed by your doctor based on your specifications. Usually the adult dose is about 6 mg to be taken orally once a day, preferably in the morning with or without food. Swallow the tablet whole with plenty of water.

Information given here is based on the salt and content of the medicine. Effect and uses of medicine may vary from person to person. It is advicable to consult a Neurologist before using this medicine.

In addition to its intended effect, Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er 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.
Headache
Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
Parkinsonism
Akathisia
Dystonia.
Is It safe with alcohol?
Palido-od 9mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?
Palido-od 9mg 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?
Caution is advised when driving or operating machinery.
Does this affect kidney function?
Caution should be used in patients with renal impairment.
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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Palicalm 6Mg Tablet Er an antipsychotic drug used in treatment of schizophrenia, its exact mechanism of action is known. However, it is believed to work in a similar way as the antipsychotic drug risperidone
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Popular Questions & Answers

I am 58 years old, male with Schizophrenia since 10 years. At present I am put on Amisulpride 200 mg 0-0-1 and Sizopin 100 mg 0-0-1. Of late, I am thinking of replacing Amisulpride with Paliperidone 3 mg OD (Of course, only after the consent of my Psychiatrist, with whom I have an appointment next week). In the mean time, I want to know, how safe it is and will it react with Sizopin? Please confirm.

MD - Psychiatry, MBBS
Psychiatrist, Hyderabad
I am 58 years old, male with Schizophrenia since 10 years. At present I am put on Amisulpride 200 mg 0-0-1 and Sizopi...
If you have been stabilized with amisulpiride and sizopin , its better to continue the same treatment. if you have any side effects or if there is no improvement, then only you think of changing the medication. As such paliperidone has no serious side effects but can cause stiffness of muscles and shaking in some pts.

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