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Joykem O Dt 100mg Tablet

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Joykem O Dt 100 MG Description

Joykem O Dt Tablet is a prescription medicine. It belongs to the category of medicines called antipsychotics. The main ingredient in it is amisulpride. It is used to treat the disease of schizophreni

a and manage the symptoms of confusion, hallucinations, or delusions. It is advised to take this medicine at the same time every day. Always be regular with the dosing schedule and maintain consistency with the timings. Take this medicine with or without food, but as prescribed and suggested by your doctor. One must always complete the entire course of the medication and not abruptly leave the medicine between its courses, even if the person starts to feel better after some time. Joykem O Dt Tablet has side effects, like nausea, dryness in the mouth (Xerostomia), dizziness, inability to focus, etc. These symptoms usually go away after some time, but contact your doctor if they persist longer.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹143.88
You Save₹19.62 (12% on MRP)
ContainsAmisulpride(100.0 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, dryness in the mouth, low sexual desire, uneasiness
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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uses

Uses of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

  • Joykem O Dt Tablet is a prescription medication used to treat schizophrenia, a neurological disorder that causes hallucinations and delusions.
contraindications

Contraindications of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

  • If you have allergy to the active ingredient or other ingredients in the medication.
  • If you have prolactin-dependent tumors like pituitary gland prolactinomas or breast cancer.
  • If you have phaeochromocytoma.
  • If you are a child up to puberty.
  • If you are breastfeeding.
  • If you take certain drugs that can cause heart problems, avoid combining them with this medication.
  • If you take levodopa, avoid combining it with this medication.
sideEffects

Side effects of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

  • Blurred vision
  • Constipation
  • Weight gain
  • Nausea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Vomiting
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Decreased blood pressure
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Akathisia (inability to stay still)
  • Increased prolactin level in blood
  • Dystonia (involuntary muscle contractions)
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Joykem O Dt Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
No, it is not safe to take Joykem O Dt Tablet during pregnancy. There is a potential risk to the life of the baby if this medicine is taken during pregnancy. Always consult the benefits and consequences of this medicine with your doctor before starting it.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Joykem O Dt Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
No, it is not safe to breastfeed while taking this medicine. Some research shows that it can seep into breast milk and then into the baby’s body, which can be harmful to the baby's life.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Joykem O Dt Tablet?
A:
No, it is not advised to drive after taking this medicine. One of the most common side effects includes an inability to focus and/or stay alert. Driving in this condition can lead to serious health injuries following road accidents.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Joykem O Dt Tablet?
A:
No, alcohol induces sleepiness, inability to focus, and so does this medicine. Taking both simultaneously can increase these symptoms, leading to discomfort or some abrupt accident.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • Your side effects are persistent even after some time.
  • You feel nauseated, restless, dryness in the mouth, making you feel more discomfort.
  • You are taking any other form of medicine, alternative form of herbal medicine or homoeopathy.
  • You are suffering from any other disease and/or condition and are taking medicine for it.
  • You are a chronic smoker.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Joykem O Dt Tablet is an antipsychotic medication used in the treatment of schizophrenia in adults. It works by changing the activity of dopamine, a chemical molecule found in the brain.
directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

Take this medication in the dose and period prescribed by your doctor. Swallow it fully. Don't eat, crush, or break it. Joykem O Dt Tablet can be taken with or without food, however it is best taken a...
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interactions

Interactions of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • If you are suffering from any of the diseases that require regular intake of any of the following medicines, inform your doctor before starting your treatment with Joykem O Dt Tablet
  • Antibiotics like erythromycin can cause abnormal body temperature.
  • Degarelix; medicines used to treat a type of cancer; interaction between the two medicines can cause adverse reactions like vomiting, convulsions, etc.
  • Antifungal medicines like fluconazole; side effects of Joykem O Dt Tablet can increase when taken simultaneously with antifungal medicines.
  • Medicines for abnormal heart rate (arrhythmia) like quinidine; interactions between these two medicines can cause a decrease in regular heart rate, which can even lead to death in extreme cases.
  • Antidepressant medicines like escitalopram; interactions can increase in side effects of this medicine. The person may lose the ability to focus and even be unable to perform everyday tasks efficientl...
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  • If you are taking any herbal medicine, vitamins, or supplements, kindly inform your doctor to prevent any adverse effects.

Interactions with food items

  • Always monitor your caffeine intake. This medicine produces a soothing effect on the brain, while caffeine stimulates brain activity. Eat a healthy and balanced diet full of green leafy vegetables, ri...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

Keep the medicine in its original packaging condition. Do not leave it in the open air. Do not freeze. Keep away from direct sunlight and moisture. Keep it out of reach of children. Discard the expire...
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dosage

Dosage of Joykem O Dt 100 MG

Overdose

Do not accidentally repeat any dose. Always be careful and alert to the dose timings. Overdose symptoms include confusion, loss of consciousness, tremors, irregular heartbeats, etc. So, it is imperati...
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Missed a Dose

You should be very careful not to miss a dose or accidentally skip any medicine. In case you have forgotten to take the medicine at any time, take it as soon as you remember. However, if the time is n...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Nikita Toshi

BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Ritu Budania

MBBS, MD (Pharmacology)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I stop taking Joykem O Dt Tablet if I start to feel better

A: No, it is not advised to stop taking any medication between its course. Abruptly stopping the medicine can make the symptoms of the disease much worse.
Product Details
Brand
JOYKEM O
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
18/10/2024
Last Updated on: 16 Jul 2024 | 01:27 PM (IST)

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