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Oleanz Plus Tablet

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Oleanz Plus Tablet Description

Oleanz Plus tablet is used in persons with depression due to bipolar disorder and treatment-resistant depression. Bipolar disorder is a mental illness characterised by severe mood swings and extreme

ehaviour. The active ingredients in the Oleanz Plus tablet are Fluoxetine and Olanzapine. Both these ingredients act in combination and balance certain chemicals in the brain, which helps to relieve the symptoms. Side effects of Oleanz Plus tablets include dizziness, drowsiness, headache, constipation, and increased blood sugar levels. Directions for use of Oleanz Plus tablets should be strictly followed. This medicine should be taken orally and is prescribed chiefly for the long term. It is important to maintain the schedule and dosage of Oleanz Plus tablets. Do not discontinue Oleanz Plus tablets without consulting your doctor.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹96.05
You Save₹16.95 (15% on MRP)
ContainsFluoxetine(20.0 Mg) + Olanzapine(5.0 Mg)
UsesBipolar disorder-related depression, Treatment for resistant depression
Side effectsDizziness, Drowsiness, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Headache, Increased blood sugar
TherapyANTI-DEPRESSANT
Check more medicines with composition as Fluoxetine(20.0 Mg) + Olanzapine(5.0 Mg)

Uses of Oleanz Plus Tablet

  • Bipolar disorder-related depression
  • Treatment-resistant depression

Contraindications of Oleanz Plus Tablet

  • If you are allergic or hypersensitive to Fluoxetine or Olanzapine.
  • If you have taken or are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs) like Isocarboxazid and Phenelzine.

Side effects of Oleanz Plus Tablet

  • Dizziness
  • Drowsiness
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Headache
  • Increased blood sugar

Precautions and Warnings of Oleanz Plus Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Oleanz Plus tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Oleanz Plus tablet is usually not recommended in pregnancy. Kindly consult your doctor if you are pregnant or planning a baby.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Oleanz Plus tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Oleanz Plus tablets are generally avoided in breastfeeding mothers. Kindly inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding; the doctor will advise the best according to your situation.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken an Oleanz Plus tablet?
A:
Oleanz Plus tablet can cause drowsiness, dizziness, and decreased concentration. Therefore, driving after taking this tablet should be avoided.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Oleanz Plus tablets?
A:
Alcohol consumption is not recommended while taking Oleanz Plus tablets. Alcohol can increase drowsiness and dizziness and lead to other side effects in the affected person.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any heart, visual, liver, or kidney disorders.
  • You have a family history of suicide, Alzheimer's disease, diabetes, low blood pressure, or high cholesterol.
  • You notice any unusual changes like visual disturbances, weight gain, hallucinations, uncontrolled movements, sweating, or racing heartbeat.
  • You have suicidal thoughts.
  • You need to drive or operate heavy machinery after taking an Oleanz Plus tablet.
  • You are pregnant or breastfeeding.
  • You take other medications, vitamins or supplements; provide the treating doctor with your complete medical history.

Mode of Action of Oleanz Plus Tablet

How Does It Work?

Oleanz Plus tablet has two main ingredients, Fluoxetine and Olanzapine. Both the salts act in combination to help maintain the balance of certain chemicals in the brain. The medicine helps by improvin...
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Directions for Use of Oleanz Plus Tablet

  • Oleanz Plus tablet should be taken only on a doctor's recommendation. It is usually taken for a longer duration.
  • You can have an Oleanz Plus tablet with or without food.
  • Oleanz Plus tablets have to be taken orally with water. The tablet cannot be chewed or crushed for use.
  • Maintain a proper schedule and have the medicine at the same time every day. It is usually recommended to take it once a day, in the evening.
  • Do not stop taking the medicine without consulting your doctor. It might take up to 4 weeks to notice any effects with this medicine.

Interactions of Oleanz Plus Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medication) like Ibuprofen blood thinners can cause bleeding and bruising.
  • Antidepressants and other antipsychotic medications can affect the absorption and elimination of both medicines from the body.
  • Herbal medicines to treat depression like St John's Wort.

Interactions with food items

  • Grapefruit juice tends to interact with Oleanz Plus tablets and should be avoided.

Storage and disposal of Oleanz Plus Tablet

Store Oleanz Plus tablet at room temperature, away from direct heat and light. Oleanz Plus tablets should not be stored in a refrigerator. Keep the tablets away from the reach of children and pets at ...
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Dosage of Oleanz Plus Tablet

Overdose

Overdose of Oleanz Plus tablets can lead to severe side effects like difficulty breathing, severe dizziness or drowsiness, seizures, and irregular heartbeat. Seek immediate help in case of an overd...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose of Oleanz Plus tablet, do not panic and take the tablet as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost the time of the next dose, skip the current dose and stick to the previous ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Suneet Monga

BDS, MDS (Paediatric & Preventive Dentistry) MMCDSR

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Is there a specific diet I need to follow while taking Oleanz Plus tablets?

A: No special dietary instructions need to be followed. Maintain a healthy lifestyle consisting of a balanced diet and some regular exercise.

Q: I feel better now after taking Oleanz Plus tablets for the past 6 months. Can I stop taking medicine?

A: Oleanz Plus tablet cannot be discontinued without a doctor's approval. Kindly consult your doctor if you want to alter the dose.

Q: Is the Oleanz Plus tablet addictive or habit-forming?

A: Oleanz Plus tablet has not been found to cause any dependence. But it is crucial to stick to the schedule and dosage provided by the doctor.
Product Details
Brand
OLEANZ PLUS
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 01 Mar 2022 | 09:01 PM (IST)

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