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Invega Sustenna 150mg Pfs Injection

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1.5ml Injection
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Invega Sustenna 150 MG Description

Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj helps manage schizophrenia. An imbalance of brain chemicals leads to schizophrenia symptoms. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj helps in balancing these brain chemicals

. By regulating the brain chemicals, Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj uplifts your mood and improves your behaviour. Paliperidone is the active ingredient of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. Healthcare professionals inject Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs into your muscles. It is not for self-use. Inform your doctor about your detailed health condition, including past illness and diseases running in the family. Do not take any medicines when you are on Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj without speaking to your doctor first. Follow the dosage instructions. Try to avoid missed doses. Meet your doctor at the scheduled time for the injection. That way you can ensure a consistent level of medicine in the body, and better overcome the symptoms. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj could cause side effects such as tremors or dizziness. Usually, the side effects disappear as your body gets used to the medicine. However, if you experience fever, rigid muscles, altered consciousness, drastic changes in mood, or suicidal tendency, speak to your doctor without any delay. Schizophrenia is a mental disorder wherein the affected person interprets reality in an abnormal way. There are hallucinations (seeing things that are not there), delusions (beliefs contrary to reality), or extremely disordered behaviour and thinking. Schizophrenia could hamper the daily functioning of the affected individual and can be disabling. It needs lifelong treatment. Early intervention helps in bringing the situation under control and prevents severe consequences.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹8755.00
You Save₹1545.00 (15% on MRP)
ContainsPaliperidone(150.0 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia
Side effectsReactions at the site of injection, Tremor, Nystagmus (involuntary eye movements)
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
molecules
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uses

Uses of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

  • Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj helps manage schizophrenia.
contraindications

Contraindications of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

  • If you have an allergy to Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj or Paliperidone
sideEffects

Side effects of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

  • Here are the most common side effects of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj
  • Pain, swelling, or redness at the injection site
  • Tremor
  • Nystagmus (involuntary eye movements)
  • Dizziness
  • Sleepiness
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj during pregnancy?
A:
Take Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj during pregnancy only if your doctor advises. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj may be unsafe in pregnancy. It may harm your developing baby. Animal studies have shown the harmful effects of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj on the developing baby.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj while breastfeeding?
A:
Take Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj during breastfeeding only if your doctor advises. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj may be unsafe during breastfeeding. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj may pass through the breastmilk and harm the baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj?
A:
Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj can cause side effects such as drowsiness or dizziness. They can affect your ability to drive. It is not safe to operate heavy machinery or do anything that requires clear focus.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol when I’m on treatment with Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj?
A:
No. It is unsafe to consume alcohol when you are on treatment with Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. Alcohol might increase the side effects of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj and cause adverse reactions.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • If you experience fever, rigid muscles, and altered consciousness when you are on Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. These might be the signs of a dangerous condition called Neuroleptic malignant syndrom...
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  • If you develop unusual changes in behaviour or mood when you are on Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj.
  • If you develop symptoms of depression when you are on Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. The most common symptoms of depression are constant sadness or low mood, agitation, restlessness, sleep problems, ...
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  • If you develop suicidal thoughts when you are on Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj.
  • If you have a kidney disease
  • If you have a liver disease
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

How Does It Work?

Paliperidone is the active ingredient of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj affects the levels of chemical messengers in the brain, such as serotonin and dopamine. It rest...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

  • Your healthcare professional will inject Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj into your muscles.
  • Do not miss your doses as it ensures a consistent level of medicine in the body.
  • Meet your doctor regularly and take the doses precisely as advised as it could worsen the symptoms.
interactions

Interactions of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Talk to your doctor if you are on medicines for fungal infections, such as Clotrimazole, Fluconazole, Itraconazole, or Miconazole. Taking Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj when on fungal infection medica...
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  • Inform your doctor if you are on any other medicines before injecting Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. Do not take any medications without informing your doctor first.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

Storage Store Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj in a cool and dry place below 30°C. Keep it away from direct sunlight and heat sources. Store Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj away from the reach of kids a...
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dosage

Dosage of Invega Sustenna 150 MG

Overdose

Your doctor will decide the dosage of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj, based on your health and condition and will inject. Thus, there will not be a possibility of overdosage. Acute dystonia/ uncontr...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed your appointment for Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj, talk to your doctor and visit the hospital as soon as you remember.

Content Details

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Does Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj cause erectile dysfunction?

A: Yes. Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj can cause erectile dysfunction (failure to erect penis). However, the side effects of Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj usually disappear as your body gets used to the medicine. If you feel the side effects are persistent or bothersome, please speak to your doctor.

Q: How long does Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs take to clear from my body?

A: Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj takes around four to eight months to clear from your body. The oral dose of the same takes five days to clear from your system.

Q: Does Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj increase my blood sugar levels?

A: Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj might increase your blood sugar and cholesterol levels. There could be weight gain too. Regular monitoring of blood sugar and cholesterol is necessary when you are on Invega Sustenna 150 mg Pfs inj. Speak to your doctor for easy tips on managing the condition.
Product Details
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
06/03/2023
Last Updated on: 24 Mar 2022 | 09:40 PM (IST)
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