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Joypride\N 200mg Tab

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Medical Description

Joypride 200 mg Tablet is a prescription medication used in the treatment of schizophrenia, a mental illness that causes hallucinations or delusions and impairs a person's ability to think and behave....
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Product Summary

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ContainsAmisulpride(200.0 Mg)
UsesIn Schizophrenia
Side effectsNausea, Vomiting, Dryness in mouth, Constipation, Weight gain, Decreased blood pressure
ClassificationANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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Uses of Joypride 200 MG

  • Joypride 200 mg Tablet is used in,
  • Treatment of schizophrenia

Contraindications of Joypride 200 MG

  • If you are allergic to the active or inactive ingredients of Joypride 200 mg Tablet.
  • If you have pheochromocytoma, an uncommon adrenal gland tumour. Taking Joypride 200 mg Tablet can cause a hypertensive crisis (a severe increase in blood pressure with a high risk of life-threatening)...
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  • If you have a prolactin dependent tumour.

Side effects of Joypride 200 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Constipation
  • Weight gain
  • Decreased blood pressure

Precautions and Warnings of Joypride 200 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Joypride 200 mg Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
No. Use of Joypride 200 mg Tablet during pregnancy may be harmful. Animal research has demonstrated negative effects on the growing foetus. Please seek medical advice. Do inform the doctor about your pregnancy or intention to conceive at the time of consultation.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Joypride 200 mg Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
No. Joypride 200 mg Tablet is generally not prescribed during breastfeeding. It may transfer into breast milk and harm the newborn, according to limited human research.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Joypride 200 mg Tablet?
A:
The negative effects of Joypride 200 mg Tablet may impair your ability to drive. While using this medication, you may feel less alert, drowsy, or sleepy. This could have an impact on your driving skills.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Joypride 200 mg Tablet?
A:
Avoid or limit your intake of alcohol when under treatment with Joypride 200 mg Tablet because the chance of side effects is increasing. If you develop excessive drowsiness, see your doctor.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have heart disease. Joypride 200 mg Tablet may induce QT prolongation, a heart rhythm disorder, as well as an increased risk of blood clots.
  • You have diabetes mellitus. Joypride 200 mg Tablet with caution because it may affect your blood sugar levels.
  • You have hypokalemia or low potassium levels, use Joypride 200 mg Tablet with caution. Only once the potassium deficiency has been rectified may your doctor begin treatment with this prescription.
  • You are elderly. There is an increased risk of side effects.
  • You have seizure disorder. Joypride 200 mg Tablet may worsen your condition.
  • You have Leukopenia. If you have an unexplained infection or fever, see your doctor right once.
  • Joypride 200 mg Tablet is not indicated for use in children under the age of 18 since the safety and efficacy evidence have not been clinically proven.

Mode of Action of Joypride 200 MG

How Does It Work?

Joypride 200 mg Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts.

Directions for Use of Joypride 200 MG

  • Follow your doctor's instructions on the dosage and duration of Joypride 200 mg Tablet.
  • Swallow Joypride 200 mg Tablet as a whole. Do not break, crush, or chew it.
  • Joypride 200 mg Tablet can be taken before or after a meal.
  • For optimal pharmacological effects, it is best to take Joypride 200 mg Tablet at the same time every day.
  • Do not alter the dose of Joypride 200 mg Tablet without consulting with the doctor.

Interactions of Joypride 200 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • To avoid adverse effects associated with medicine interaction, it is important to inform the doctor about all medicines and health supplements you are currently taking.
  • Joypride 200 mg Tablet is known to interact with the following medicines:
  • Diltiazem
  • Inform your doctor about your use of diltiazem or any other blood pressure medication you're taking. The chances of adverse effects are increasingly high.
  • Pregabalin
  • It is not recommended to use them simultaneously because there is a substantial chance of low or no efficacy.
  • Tramadol
  • These medications should be used with extreme caution as the risk of adverse effects are significantly high.
  • Quinidine-Notify your doctor if you've taken one of these medications. These medicines should not be taken together since there is a considerable risk of serious heart side effects.
  • Bromocriptine
  • It is not recommended to use them simultaneously because there is a substantial chance of low or no efficacy.
  • Ropinirole
  • It is not recommended to use them simultaneously because there is a substantial chance of low or no efficacy.

Interactions with food items

  • There are no known interactions of Joypride 200 mg Tablet with food. A regular diet can be continued unless advised otherwise by the doctor.

Storage and disposal of Joypride 200 MG

Store Joypride 200 mg Tablet in a cool and dry place. Keep Joypride 200 mg Tablet in a place away from the reach of children. Dispose of unused/expired Joypride Tablet by mixing it with non-consumable...
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Dosage of Joypride 200 MG

Overdose

If you think you've taken too much Joypride 200 mg Tablet, seek emergency medical intervention. Excessive sleepiness, a drop in blood pressure, agitation, and coma are all signs of an overdose of Joyp...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a dose of Joypride 200 mg Tablet, take it as soon as you can. If your next dose is approaching, continue with the regular schedule and skip the missing dose. Do not take the missed ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
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Dr. Shreya Aggarwal

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Vijay Y

MBBS, MD in Clinical Pharmacology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What does Joypride 200 mg Tablet do to the brain?

A: Joypride 200 mg Tablet is a type of antipsychotic medication. It works against the brain's dopamine receptors. Dopamine is a neurotransmitter that aids in mood and behaviour regulation. Schizophrenia is linked to an increase in dopamine levels in the brain, which can lead to delusions and hallucinations. Joypride 200 mg Tablet helps in the treatment of schizophrenia symptoms by preventing excessive dopamine activity in the brain.

Q: Can I stop taking Joypride 200mg Tablet after some time?

A: No, you should continue to take Joypride 200 mg Tablet for as long as your doctor recommends. Even if you feel better, do not stop taking the medicine. Stopping it abruptly may aggravate your disease or cause symptoms to return. Your doctor will reduce the dose gradually.

Q: What are the withdrawal symptoms of Joypride 200 mg Tablet?

A: If you stop using Joypride 200 mg Tablet suddenly, you may experience withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, sweating, difficulty sleeping, excessive restlessness, muscle stiffness, or strange movements, or your original condition may return. As a result, it's best to reduce the dosage of Joypride 200 mg Tablet gradually.
Product Details
Brand
JOYPRIDE
Expires on or After
23/08/2022
Last Updated on: 25 Apr 2022 | 11:29 AM (IST)
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