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Mozep 2mg Tablet

Mozep 2mg Tablet

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
10 Tablet(s) in Strip
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Mozep 2 MG Description

Mozep Tablet is most commonly used for the treatment of chronic schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is a mental illness characterised by disturbed thinking and emotions and affects how a person thinks, feel

s, and behaves. Mozep Tablet belongs to the therapeutic classification of antipsychotics. Mozep Tablet is composed of pimozide. It is also indicated for the suppression of motor and phonic tics in patients with Tourette's Disorder who have failed to respond satisfactorily to standard treatment. Mozep Tablet is a prescription medicine, and it is to be taken exactly as suggested by the physician. Consult your physician immediately if you experience any side effects, worsening of your condition, or allergic side effects. Continue taking the Mozep Tablet for as long as your doctor recommends. It is important to follow the complete course of treatment. Do not give the medicine to anyone else, even if they have the same symptoms or condition as you. Also, let your physician know about your medical history and if you are taking any new medicines to avoid any interactions. Don't stop taking the medicine suddenly without consulting your doctor, as it can cause withdrawal effects like worsening your condition. Your doctor may taper the dosage gradually based on your medical condition before stopping it completely.

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Product Summary

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ContainsPimozide(2.0 Mg)
UsesIn the treatment of chronic Schizophrenia. For the inhibition of motor and phonic tics in Tourette's Syndrome patients.
Side effectsDizziness, Somnolence, Frequent urination in the night, Increased sweating, Agitation, Restlessness, Headache, Tremors, Muscle rigidity and Blurred vision
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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uses

Uses of Mozep 2 MG

  • Neuroleptic and antipsychotic agent- In the treatment of chronic Schizophrenia.
  • For the inhibition of motor and phonic tics in Tourette's Syndrome patients.
contraindications

Contraindications of Mozep 2 MG

  • If you have pimozide hypersensitivity or an allergy to any other ingredients in Mozep Tablet.
  • If you have Congenital long QT syndrome.
  • If you have Central nervous system depression or Comatose states.
sideEffects

Side effects of Mozep 2 MG

  • Dizziness
  • Somnolence
  • Frequent urination in the night
  • Increased sweating
  • Agitation
  • Tremors
  • Muscle rigidity
  • Blurred vision
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Mozep 2 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mozep Tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Mozep Tablets are not recommended during pregnancy. There have been cases of agitation, hypertonia, hypotonia, tremor, somnolence, respiratory distress and feeding disorder. However, consult your doctor for evaluating potential risks and benefits before using the medicine.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mozep Tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
It may be unsafe to use Mozep Tablets while breastfeeding. Since this medicine can be excreted into human breast milk. You must seek medical consultation to decide whether to discontinue nursing or discontinue the medicine.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Mozep Tablets?
A:
No. It's not advisable to drive or operate any heavy machinery that requires high mental alertness when taking Mozep Tablets. It can cause side effects that include drowsiness, dizziness, impairment in attention and blurred vision. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Mozep Tablets?
A:
Mozep Tablets should not be used together with alcohol. Interaction of alcohol with this medicine can cause increased dizziness, drowsiness and may potentiate CNS depressant effects.
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Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
You conceive during the course of Mozep Tablets or are planning a pregnancy. Your symptoms do not get resolved, or your condition worsens. You have long term cardiac, liver, and kidney disease. You...
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modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Mozep 2 MG

How Does It Work?

Mozep Tablet exerts its mechanism of action by acting on certain chemical neurotransmitters, dopamine in the brain, that help regulate mood and depression. Dopamine is a chemical messenger between neu...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Mozep 2 MG

  • Always take Mozep Tablets exactly as directed by your doctor.
  • You can take the Mozep Tablets with food.
  • Swallow Mozep Tablets with a glass of water. Do not chew or crush it.
  • Read the label instructions carefully.
  • Dosage should be taken in recommended amounts at a particular time in a day to get maximum benefits and desired clinical effect.
interactions

Interactions of Mozep 2 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • To avoid undesirable side effects associated with the interaction, inform your doctor about all medicines and supplements you are currently taking.
  • Mozep Tablet can cause adverse reactions when taken with the following medicines:
  • Interaction with Class IA antiarrhythmics (such as quinidine, disopyramide and procainamide) and Class III antiarrhythmics (such as amiodarone and sotalol) and citalopram cause increased QTc levels le...
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  • Interaction with analgesics, sedatives, anxiolytics can cause additive CNS depressant effects.
  • Interaction with levodopa can impair the antiparkinson effect of the medicine.

Interactions with food items

  • It is recommended to avoid grapefruit juice because it may inhibit the metabolism of Mozep Tablets.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Mozep 2 MG

Store Mozep Tablet at room temperature below 30℃. Store it in an airtight container, away from the reach of children and pets. Keep the Mozep Tablets away from direct sunlight, heat, and moisture. Kee...
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dosage

Dosage of Mozep 2 MG

Overdose

Do not take Mozep Tablets in more than prescribed doses. Symptoms of overdosage can be decreased blood pressure, sedation and the risk of cardiac arrhythmias. In case of an overdose of Mozep Tablets, ...
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Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose of Mozep Tablets just and when you remember. If it’s almost time for your next dose, wait until then to take the medicine and skip the missed dose. Do not alter the recommended do...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Reddy Moulika

BDS, MDS in Periodontics and Implantology

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Vijay Y

MBBS, MD in Clinical Pharmacology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Are Mozep Tablets safe for elderly people?

A: Elderly patients with dementia-related psychosis treated with antipsychotic medicine like Mozep Tablets are at an increased risk of death. It is usually not recommended for the treatment of patients with dementia-related psychosis. Also, they are more prone to renal and hepatic impairment that can affect the clearance of the medicine from the body. Caution should be maintained in such cases.

Q: Are Mozep Tablets addictive?

A: No habit forming tendencies were reported with Mozep Tablets.

Q: For how long should you be taking Mozep Tablets?

A: Your doctor will tell you how long to take Mozep Tablets. You should not stop using Mozep Tablets unless your doctor has told you to. It is important to continue with your medication, even if you feel better. If you stop the treatment too early, the symptoms may return.
Product Details
Brand
MOZEP
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/04/2023

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Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2022 | 10:38 AM (IST)
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