Zolapin MD (2.5 mg) Tablet Side Effects and usage

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Zolapin MD (2.5 mg) - Olanzapine- Tablet is manufactured by Konark Life Sciences and the main constituent generic drug is Olanzapine- 2.5 mg.

Zolapin MD (2.5 mg) Tablet Medicine Side effects and usage

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.1.8 in India as of date.

Formulation

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

Zolapin MD (2.5 mg) Tablet Medicine Generics

Medicine Name: Zolapin MD (2.5 mg) Tablet
Manufacturer: Konark Life Sciences
Generic Molecule: Olanzapine

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