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Sizodon Md 0.5mg Tablet

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Sizodon Md 0.5 MG Description

Sizodon Md Tablet is a prescription medicine indicated for patients with mental illnesses like Schizophrenia and Bipolar Disorder. Schizophrenia is a disorder wherein a patient cannot differentiate r

ality from hallucinations. Patients with Bipolar disorder tend to have severe mood swings with extreme behaviour. Sizodon Tablet has Risperidone as the main ingredient. Risperidone is an antipsychotic medication that works by balancing certain chemicals in the brain. Side effects of the Sizodon Md Tablet include nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, constipation, dry mouth and weight gain. It should only be taken according to the recommended dose and schedule. Sizodon Md Tablet cannot be discontinued without consulting the doctor

Product Summary

Offer Price₹21.54
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ContainsRisperidone(0.5 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia, Bipolar disorder, Mania
Side effectsNausea, Vomiting, Diarrhoea, Constipation, Dry mouth
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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Uses of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

  • Schizophrenia
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Mania
  • Autism related behaviour disorder

Contraindications of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

  • If you are hypersensitive or allergic to Risperidone
  • If you are taking amisulpride (Antipsychotic medicine)

Side effects of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhoea
  • Constipation
  • Dry mouth
  • Weight gain
  • Increased appetite
  • Restlessness

Precautions and Warnings of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Sizodon Md Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Sizodon Md tablet is not recommended in pregnancy. Kindly inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning pregnancy for the best advice.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Sizodon Md Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Sizodon tablet has Risperidone as the active ingredient that can pass through milk. It can have harmful effects on the baby. Please inform your doctor if you are breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Sizodon Md Tablet?
A:
Sizodon tablet can affect the ability to think clearly, thus driving after taking the tablet should be avoided to ensure safety.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Sizodon Md tablet?
A:
Alcohol tends to increase the feeling of drowsiness and dizziness and might cause some other side effects. Alcohol consumption should be avoided while taking Sizodon tablet.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have a history of liver, kidney, heart or mental disorders.
  • You have dementia, eye problem, high blood pressure or high cholesterol. Avoid overheating your body as it can lead to heatstroke.
  • You are taking any other medicines, vitamins or supplements along with the medication.
  • You notice a rise in your blood sugar.
  • You are an elderly who has dementia.
  • You feel dizzy when you get up from the bed; it can be due to orthostatic hypotension, a common side effect of the Sizodon tablet. Consider getting up slowly from the bed.
  • You should stay in a cool environment and stay hydrated. You should keep a check on blood sugar if you have diabetes.
  • You might not see any effects for a few weeks after starting the medicine; continue with the advised dose. Do not alter the dose without consulting the doctor.

Mode of Action of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

How Does It Work?

Sizodon Md tablet has Risperidone as the primary ingredient. Risperidone belongs to a class of medication known as Antipsychotics. It works by controlling and balancing certain chemicals in the brain ...
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Directions for Use of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

  • Sizodon Md Tablet should be consumed only with a doctor’s recommendation. You can have it with or without food.
  • Try to maintain a strict schedule and have the tablet at the same time every day.
  • The tablet has to be taken orally with some water. It should not be manipulated in any way by either crushing or breaking it.

Interactions of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Metoclopramide (used for stomach related issues), Alprazolam (anti-anxiety medicine)- it can increase the severity of side effects
  • Aceclofenac (painkiller)- it can increase the risk of increased blood pressure
  • Cyclobenzaprine (Muscle relaxant)- it can increase the risk of nervous system depression
  • Acetaminophen (painkiller)- it can reduce the effect of risperidone on the body

Interactions with food items

  • Sizodon Md tablet is not known to interact with any food item.

Storage and disposal of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

Store Sizodon Md Tablet at room temperature and away from any source of direct heat or light. Sizodon tablets should not be placed in direct sunlight. The tablets do not need to be stored in the refri...
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Dosage of Sizodon Md 0.5 MG

Overdose

Do not take Sizodon Md Tablet more than the advised dosage. In case of any allergic reaction, rush to the hospital immediately. Overdose can exhibit severe side effects like troubled breathing, severe...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose, try to take the next Sizodon Md Tablet as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for the next dose, do not take the tablet and continue with the previous schedule. Consider set...
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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 any specific diet that I should follow with Sizodon Md Tablet?

A: No, there are no specific dietary instructions to be followed. Maintain a healthy lifestyle and have a balanced diet.

Q: I feel better after taking the Sizodon tablet. Can I stop taking the medicine?

A: No, please consult your doctor if you need to alter the dose. Do not change the dose on your own, as it can worsen the present situation.

Q: I have noticed a change in my periods after taking the Sizodon tablet. Should I stop taking the medicine?

A: Sizodon can affect the menstrual cycle in women. Kindly inform your doctor to change the medicine.
Product Details
Brand
SIZODON MD
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/01/2023
Last Updated on: 01 Mar 2022 | 09:01 PM (IST)

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