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Risdone Ls Tablet

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Risdone Ls Tablet Description

Risdone LS Tablet is a medicine that can be used to treat Schizophrenia as well as other mood disorders. It can also aid with extrapyramidal symptoms. This medication must be taken regularly accordin

to the instructions. This medication is not indicated for patients under the age of 18. If you suddenly stop using this prescription, you may experience withdrawal symptoms.

Product Summary

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ContainsRisperidone(2.0 Mg) + Trihexyphenidyl / Benzhexol Hydrochloride(2.0 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia, Anxiety, Antiemetic, Irritability Associated with Autistic Disorder
Side effectsNausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, heartburn
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
Check more medicines with composition as Risperidone(2.0 Mg) + Trihexyphenidyl / Benzhexol Hydrochloride(2.0 Mg)

Uses of Risdone Ls Tablet

  • Schizophrenia
  • Antiemetic
  • Irritability Associated with Autistic Disorder

Contraindications of Risdone Ls Tablet

  • Narrow angle glaucoma- Because of the increased risk of the patient's condition worsening, this medicine is not advised for use in individuals with narrow-angle glaucoma.
  • Allergy - Patients with a known allergy to risperidone, trihexyphenidyl, or any other inactive substances in the formulation should not take this medication.

Side effects of Risdone Ls Tablet

  • Risdone Ls has the potential to induce adverse effects. Contact your doctor if any of these symptoms are severe or do not go away.
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Heartburn
  • Dry mouth
  • Lethargy
  • Increased saliva
  • Increased appetite
  • Mental confusion
  • Weight gain
  • Blurring of vision

Precautions and Warnings of Risdone Ls Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Risdone LS Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Risdone LS Tablet might be unsafe to use during pregnancy. However, there are limited studies in humans that have shown harmful effects on the developing baby. Please consult your doctor.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take a Risdone LS Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Using Risdone LS Tablet with breastfeeding is generally not a good idea. According to limited human research, the medicine may transfer into breast milk and harm the newborn.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken the Risdone LS Tablet?
A:
This medication may impair your thinking or reactions; hence avoid driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Risdone LS Tablet?
A:
Due to the increased risk of side effects, avoiding drinking alcohol while taking Risdone Ls is suggested. In addition, symptoms like dizziness, tiredness, difficulty concentrating, respiratory problems, and other side effects might worsen when taken with alcohol.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have dementia-related psychosis.
  • You have heart disease.
  • You have diabetes.
  • You have low white blood cell (WBC) counts.
  • You have liver or kidney disease.
  • You have had seizures.
  • You have breast cancer.
  • You have low bone mineral density.
  • You have trouble swallowing.
  • You have Parkinson's disease
  • You are dehydrated.

Mode of Action of Risdone Ls Tablet

How Does It Work?

It's been postulated that a combination of dopamine Type 2 (D2) and serotonin Type 2 (5HT2) receptor antagonism is involved in the medicine's therapeutic effect in schizophrenia. Risdone is a selectiv...
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Directions for Use of Risdone Ls Tablet

  • Follow the doctor's directions for this medication's dosage and duration.
  • Take Risdone Ls at around the same time(s) every day.
  • Take this 2 or 3 times a day, with or without a meal, or as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Based on your response and condition, your doctor will establish the appropriate dose for you.
  • Take Risdone Ls exactly as directed.
  • Don’t take more, less or take it more often than prescribed by your doctor.

Interactions of Risdone Ls Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Tell your physician about all your other medicines, especially:
  • Blood pressure medication, Carbamazepine, Clozapine, Fluoxetine (Prozac) or Paroxetine (Paxil), and Levodopa
  • Other medicines may interact with risperidone, including prescription and over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal products.

Interactions with food items

  • If you’re allergic to any food, please consult with the physician. Risdone Ls should not be taken with Tea or Cola.

Storage and disposal of Risdone Ls Tablet

Keep the medicine at room temperature, below 86 degrees F, in a firmly closed container (30 degrees C) away from light and moisture. You should not, however, dump this medicine down the toilet. Instea...
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Dosage of Risdone Ls Tablet

Overdose

Please seek emergency medical treatment or contact a doctor in a suspected case. Symptoms of overdose may include drowsiness, irregular heartbeat, upset stomach or blurred vision.

Missed a Dose

Take the missed dose of Risdone Ls as soon as you remember. If your next dose is coming up soon, skip the missed one. Don’t double dose to make up for a missed dose.

Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Shreya Aggarwal

Bachelor of Dental Surgery

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What special dietary instructions should I follow while consuming Risdone Ls?

A: Continue to eat normally with Risdone Ls unless your doctor advises differently.

Q: Is Risdone Ls a habit forming medicine?

A: No habit-forming tendencies were reported.

Q: How long do the effects of Risdone Ls last?

A: The effect of Risdone Ls lasts for an average duration of 6-12 hours in extensive metabolisers and 1-2 days in poor metabolisers.
Product Details
Brand
RISDONE LS
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/09/2023
Last Updated on: 10 Feb 2022 | 09:31 AM (IST)

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