Olimelt (2.5 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

Olimelt (2.5 mg) - Olanzapine- Tablet is manufactured by Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and the main constituent generic drug is Olanzapine- 2.5 mg.

Olimelt (2.5 mg) Tablet Medicine Details

Side Effects

Orthostatic hypotension, interference with motor and cognitive performance, increase in transaminase levels.
Occasionally dizziness and peripheral oedema.
Increase in prolactin levels.
Extrapyramidal symptoms may be less frequent than chlorpromazine.
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome.

Indications

Schizophrenia.
Acute mixed or manic episodes in bipolar disorder.

Contra Indications

Angle closure glaucoma.
Hypersensitivity.
History of CVS disease, heart surgery.
Lactation.

Caution

Impaired renal, hepatic, CV function, prostatic hypertrophy paralytic ileus, DM, parkinsonism.
Pregnancy.
Hypotension, bradyarrhythmia, hypoventilation, monitor BP.

Cost

The cost of the drug per 1 Tablet is Rs.2.18 in India as of date.

Formulation

Olimelt (2.5 mg) Tablet mainly contains the generic formulation called as Olanzapine- 2.5 mg.

Medicine Name: Olimelt (2.5 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Generic Molecule: Olanzapine

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