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Sizodon Ls Tablet

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Sizodon Ls Tablet Description

Sizodon LS is a combination drug used to treat certain psychotic and mood disorders caused by an imbalance of certain chemicals in the brain, also known as neurotransmitters. It consists of two drugs

risperidone, and trihexyphenidyl. Risperidone is an atypical antipsychotic mainly used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorders. Trihexyphenidyl acts as an anticholinergic with a smooth muscle-relaxing property. It is used for controlling extrapyramidal symptoms.

Product Summary

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ContainsRisperidone(2.0 Mg) + Trihexyphenidyl / Benzhexol Hydrochloride(2.0 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia, bipolar disease, acute mania, irritability with autistic disorders
Side effectsSedation, agitation, drowsiness, dizziness, insomnia, confusion, anxiety, drooling, nervousness, weight gain, gynaecomastia, urinary incontinence, urinary retention, upper abdominal pain, nausea and vomiting, fever, high pulse rate, constipation, blurred vision, dilated pupils, weakness, skin rash
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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Uses of Sizodon Ls Tablet

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar disease
  • Acute Mania
  • Irritability with autistic disorders
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Movement disorders

Contraindications of Sizodon Ls Tablet

  • If you have an apparent allergic reaction to any active component of Sizodon LS
  • If you have high prolactin levels
  • If you’ve a low white blood cell count
  • If you’ve glaucoma
  • If you recently had a heart attack
  • If you have prostate or bladder problems
  • If you have obstructive gastric problems like blockage of the esophagus, stomach, or intestines
  • If you have blockage of the bladder
  • If you have severe ulcerative colitis
  • If you have liver problems
  • If you are on dialysis
  • If you are diabetic
  • If you are a chronic alcoholic
  • If you are a drug user
  • If you have tardive dyskinesia
  • If you are dehydrated
  • If you have Parkinson’s disease
  • If you have a low bone mineral density
  • If you have breast cancer
  • If you have seizures
  • If you are obese
  • If you have heart rhythm problems

Side effects of Sizodon Ls Tablet

  • Sedation
  • Agitation
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Insomnia
  • Confusion
  • Anxiety
  • Drooling
  • Nervousness
  • Weight gain
  • Gynaecomastia
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary retention
  • Upper abdominal pain
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Fever
  • High pulse rate
  • Constipation
  • Blurred vision
  • Dilated pupils
  • Weakness
  • Skin rash

Precautions and Warnings of Sizodon Ls Tablet

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sizodon LS during pregnancy?
A:
Sizodon LS should be avoided in pregnancy as it can lead to certain complications like respiratory distress, feeding problems, hypertonia, or hypotonia. Your doctor will weigh the benefit/risk ratio before starting Sizodon LS.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Sizodon LS while breastfeeding?
A:
Avoid taking Sizodon LS while breastfeeding as it is secreted in breast milk. This can pass on to your baby while feeding and cause harmful side effects

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken a Sizodon LS?
A:
No, avoid driving while taking this medicine, as Sizodon LS may cause sedation, drowsiness, and confusion.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sizodon LS?
A:
No, avoid alcohol during the course of Sizodon LS. Since this medicine causes drowsiness and sedative effects, taking alcohol can cause harmful side effects and increase the drowsy feeling.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any allergic reactions
  • You experience any side effects. Keep your family members informed of your medication and make them aware of the serious side effects and when to call your doctor or emergency services.
  • You have a liver disorder.
  • You have suffered a heart attack recently.
  • You have dementia-related psychosis.

Mode of Action of Sizodon Ls Tablet

How Does It Work?

Risperidone acts by blocking specific receptors for serotonin and dopamine pathways in your brain. This helps in controlling your symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar mania. Trihexyphenidyl is an an...
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Directions for Use of Sizodon Ls Tablet

  • Tablet Sizodon LS is to be taken as prescribed by your physician.
  • The tablet can be taken orally with or without food.
  • Take it as a whole without crushing, breaking, or chewing it.
  • Do not share your medicine with anyone.
  • Contact your doctor if you are experiencing uncontrollable side effects with tablet Sizodon LS.

Interactions of Sizodon Ls Tablet

Interactions with other medicines

  • Medications used to control high blood pressure
  • Antiviral medications like indinavir, ritonavir
  • Other CNS medication like clozapine, carbamazepine, levodopa, MAO-I, TCA, amantadine, phenothiazines
  • Antihistamine medication like diphenhydramine
  • Drugs acting on the gastrointestinal tract like metoclopramide, domperidone

Interactions with food items

  • You can continue with the usual diet.
  • Sizodon LS can be taken with or without food.
  • Avoid alcohol when taking Sizodon LS as it can have serious side effects.
  • Avoid taking tea and drinking grapefruit juice when you are on this medicine.

Storage and disposal of Sizodon Ls Tablet

Store sizodon LS medicine in a dry, cool place, away from heat and humidity. Keep the tablets in the same packing as they came. Keep them out of reach of children. The pills that are not needed anymor...
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Dosage of Sizodon Ls Tablet

Overdose

  • Overdose symptoms include drowsiness, dizziness, abnormal heartbeats, seizures, hypotension, high pulse rate, gastrointestinal pain, difficulty passing or painful urine, and blurred vision.
  • In case of an overdose, call for emergency services immediately.

Missed a Dose

Take Tablet Sizodon LS as prescribed by your doctor. If you miss your regular dose, take it the moment you remember it. However, if it is time for your next dose, then skip the missed dose. Never take...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Anuj Tiwari

MBBS, DNB Medicine

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I take Sizodon LS if I have kidney disease?

A: Sizodon LS can be taken if you have mild to moderate kidney disease. However, dose adjustment may be required in case of severe renal insufficiency. Always consult a doctor and keep them well informed if you have kidney disease.

Q: How much time does Sizodon LS take to act?

  • It takes about four to six weeks for Sizodon LS to show its effect clinically. However, the results are seen within one to two weeks in some. Stay in touch with your doctor during the first few weeks ...
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Product Details
Brand
SIZODON LS
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/10/2023
Last Updated on: 21 Jan 2022 | 03:34 PM (IST)

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