Amazeo 100mg Tablet
Amazeo 100 MG Description
Amazeo is used to treat Schizophrenia, a mental illness characterised by a person having abnormal or uncommon thoughts, hearing or seeing things not real, hostile and distrustful behaviour with no ap
parent cause. It is called antipsychotic medication. It can be used to treat the illness in its acute stage (severe) and its chronic stage (long term). The active ingredient in Amazeo is Amisulpride. The medication works to increase dopamine levels in the body. It is important that you take Amazeo as prescribed. Stopping the meds suddenly has shown eruption of withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, sweating, sleep issues, agitation. The dose needs to be gradually tapered as per the doctor’s advice before stopping it completely.
|You Save||₹17.19 (15% on MRP)|
|Uses||Acute (severe) and chronic (long term) Schizophrenia, Schizophrenia associated with positive symptoms Schizophrenia associated with negative symptoms.|
|Side effects||Shaking, increased salivation, restlessness, insomnia (sleeping problems), agitation, sleepiness, nausea, vomiting, dryness of mouth, weight gain, dizziness due to decreased blood pressure.|
Uses of Amazeo 100 MG
- Treatment of acute (severe) and chronic (long term) Schizophrenia.
- Management of Schizophrenia associated with positive symptoms such as delusions (having uncommon thoughts), hallucinations (experiencing things not real), distrustful or hostile behaviour without apparent cause....
- Management of Schizophrenia associated with negative symptoms such as becoming socially and emotionally aloof.
Contraindications of Amazeo 100 MG
- If you are allergic to Amisulpride or any other ingredients of Amazeo.
- If you have breast cancer or have been diagnosed with a ‘prolactin dependent tumour’.
- If you have pheochromocytoma (adrenal gland tumour).
- If you are undergoing treatment for Parkinson’s disease with levodopa.
Side effects of Amazeo 100 MG
- Increased salivation
- Nausea, vomiting, dryness of mouth
Precautions and Warnings of Amazeo 100 MG
Other General Warnings
- You have developed kidney disease.
- You experienced a seizure episode (epilepsy)
- You have developed diabetes.
- You have been finding it difficult to breathe.
- You or your family member has a history of heart problems.
- You have had a stroke in the past.
- You have, or there is, a family history of blood clots as this medicine has the potential to form blood clots.
- You have, or there is, a family history of breast cancer, and with the use of this medication, there is a risk of developing breast cancer.
- You have bradycardia (slow heart rate below 55 beats per minute)
- You have potassium or magnesium deficiency.
Mode of Action of Amazeo 100 MG
How Does It Work?
Directions for Use of Amazeo 100 MG
- Depending on the prescribed dose, take the medication dose daily.
- Take this medication on a regular schedule, preferably at the same time every day.
- Do not break/crush the tablet or chew this medicine; take it as a whole.
- Do not take this tablet with other meds; consult your doctor first.
- Don’t stop taking this medication in between, as it may lead to withdrawal side effects.
- Do not consume if the package has been opened.
- Don’t exceed the dosage, even if you cannot feel its effects.
Interactions of Amazeo 100 MG
Interactions with other medicines
- Medications to treat Parkinson’s disease (bromocriptine or ropinirole) as it can increase the chance of seizure.
- Medicines used to correct heart rhythm (such as quinidine, disopyramide, procainamide, amiodarone, sotalol) when used with Amazeo could cause problems in heart rhythm.
- Medications that can decrease the heart rate such as beta-blockers and calcium channel blockers such as diltiazem and verapamil, clonidine, guanfacine and digitalis
- Medications that can cause hypokalemia (decrease potassium) or electrolyte imbalance such as water pills, diuretics, laxatives, amphotericin B (antifungal medication), glucocorticoids (used to manage asthma or rheumatoid arthritis), and tetracosactides (used for diagnosis). ...
- Medications not recommended with Amazeo due to the potential side effects include antipsychotics such as pimozide, and haloperidol, clozapine, imipramine or lithium (to treat depression), medications used to treat allergies (antihistamines) such as astemizole, and terfenadine, and mefloquine (treat malaria)...
- Concomitant use with narcotics (used to treat severe pain), anaesthetics, analgesics (pain killers), antihistamines such as promethazine can cause sleepiness and significantly increase the effect of Amazeo....
- Medications used to treat high blood pressure and other medications that lower the blood pressure can increase the effects of Amazeo.
Interactions with food items
- No special dietary precautions are needed.