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Sulpitac 400mg Tablet 10'S

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Medical Description

Sulpitac tablet is used to treat psychiatric disorders like schizophrenia, which affects a person's ability to think, feel and behave correctly. It has positive symptoms like confusion and hallucinati...
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Product Summary

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ContainsAmisulpride(400.0 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia
Side effectsIndigestion, Blurred vision, Constipation, Nausea, Headache, Tremors, Dizziness, Tremors, Drowsiness, Anxiety, Inability to stay still, Increased saliva secretion, Raised prolactin levels
ClassificationANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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Uses of Sulpitac 400 MG

  • As per CDSCO, Sulpitac tablet is used to treat acute and chronic schizophrenic disorders, in which both positive and negative symptoms are prominent. It is also effective on those with predominantly n...
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Contraindications of Sulpitac 400 MG

  • If you are allergic to the amisulpride component of Sulpitac tablets.
  • If you are already on other antipsychotic medications.
  • If you are taking Levodopa to treat Parkinson's disease (psychotic condition).
  • If you have a tumour in your adrenal gland (a condition called pheochromocytoma), or if you have been diagnosed with a prolactin-dependent tumour.
  • If you’ve a family history of breast cancer or are diagnosed with breast cancer. Sulpitac tablets can increase prolactin (hormone) levels in the body.

Side effects of Sulpitac 400 MG

  • Indigestion
  • Blurred vision
  • Constipation
  • Tremors
  • Dizziness
  • Tremors
  • Drowsiness

Precautions and Warnings of Sulpitac 400 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I consume the Sulpitac tablets during pregnancy?
A:
Sulpitac tablets might be unsafe during pregnancy. There are limited human studies. According to animal studies, Sulpitac tablets have shown harmful effects on the foetus. Consult your doctor before consuming it.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Sulpitac tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
Sulpitac tablets are probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggest that this medicine may pass into breast milk. Please consult your doctor before using Sulpitac medication if you are nursing.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken a Sulpitac tablet?
A:
Do not drive after taking a Sulpitac tablet, as it can cause adverse effects like sleepiness, lightheadedness, slow reflexes, and blurred vision that can affect your ability to drive.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with Sulpitac tablets?
A:
No, It's better not to consume alcohol with Sulpitac tablets. It can interfere with the function of this medicine and cause increased side effects like drowsiness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any history of mild liver or kidney condition.
  • You’ve a bleeding disorder or are on a blood thinner medication.
  • You are using any medications like pain relievers that cause sedation or tranquillisation.
  • You are diagnosed with a seizure disorder and are on anti-epileptic medications.
  • You have a heart condition or had a stroke.
  • You have any suicidal or self-harming thoughts and sudden mood changes.
  • You use herbal or ayurvedic medicines or supplements.
  • You’re an older adult over the age of 65.
  • You have diabetes. Try to monitor your blood glucose levels, as this medicine can cause fluctuations in blood glucose levels.

Mode of Action of Sulpitac 400 MG

How Does It Work?

Sulpitac tablet consists of amisulpride as its active ingredient. It belongs to the class of medicines known as atypical antipsychotics. Amisulpride works by increasing dopamine and serotonin activity...
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Directions for Use of Sulpitac 400 MG

  • Try to take Sulpitac tablets precisely as prescribed by the doctor.
  • Try not to surpass the dosage of Sulpitac tablets, even if you cannot notice its effects.
  • Take this medicine without trying to break or chew it.
  • Do not use it with other medications without notifying your doctor.
  • Do not take this medicine if its packaging has been already opened.
  • Don’t stop using this medication abruptly, as it can cause adverse effects from withdrawal.

Interactions of Sulpitac 400 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • It is not recommended to take Sulpitac tablets with Levodopa tablets used for Parkinson's disease, as they have exactly opposite effects.
  • Be cautious with the dosage if you use other sedatives, heart medicines, antimalarial medicines, antihistamines, etc. They can interact with Sulpitac tablets and cause increased drowsiness.
  • It is better not to take Sulpitac tablets if you use medicines like diuretics and laxatives that lower blood potassium levels; Sulpitac tablets can further lower potassium levels and cause adverse eff...
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  • It is not recommended to take Sulpitac tablets if you use medicines that lower heart rate.
  • It is not recommended to take Sulpitac tablets if you are already using other antipsychotic, antidepressant, or anti-seizure medications; using Sulpitac tablets with these can cause severe adverse eff...
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Interactions with food items

  • Try to eat simple food while using Sulpitac tablets. It is best to avoid spicy food.

Storage and disposal of Sulpitac 400 MG

Store Sulpitac tablets in a dry area, away from direct sunlight and humid conditions. Try to dispose of the tablet's packaging carefully after using it. Throw these tablets away if the package has bee...
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Dosage of Sulpitac 400 MG

Overdose

Overdose of Sulpitac tablet can cause dizziness, tremors, agitation, convulsion, nausea, vomiting, hypotension, increased heart rate, sleep disturbances, confusion, diminished reflexes, and coma. If y...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed a single dose of your Sulpitac tablet, take it as soon as you recall. If you remember missing the dose when it is time to take the next one, skip the missed Sulpitac tablet and cont...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: What should I do if I don’t notice any difference after using Sulpitac tablets?

A: Sulpitac tablets may take a few days to weeks before it shows any effects. It may even take 4 to 6 weeks to see the full benefits of this medicine. Consult your doctor if you are not noticing any difference even after a few weeks.

Q: Is it possible for me to gain weight after using Sulpitac tablets?

A: Sulpitac tablets are associated with only slight weight gain, not significant weight gain as seen in other atypical antipsychotic medications. If you notice any fluctuations in your weight, try exercising and maintaining a healthy diet.

Q: Can I use Sulpitac tablets for depression?

A: Sulpitac tablets have been approved for mild forms of depression in some countries. Recent studies have shown improvements in people suffering from depression. But, do not use Sulpitac tablets for depression or any mood disorder without consulting your doctor. This medicine must be carefully monitored.
Product Details
Brand
SULPITAC
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
24/08/2022
Last Updated on: 24 Mar 2022 | 09:40 PM (IST)
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