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Tiaprex 25mg Tablet

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Tiaprex 25 MG Description

Tiaprex is a medication used to treat behavioural disorders such as involuntary and abnormal movements, also known as dyskinesia. Tiaprex use also includes treatment of agitation and aggression in adu...
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ContainsTiapride(25.0 Mg)
UsesTreat aggression in elderly patients, alcohol withdrawal symptoms
Side effectsVomiting, nausea, drowsiness, vertigo, agitation, difficulty in sleeping
ClassificationANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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Uses of Tiaprex 25 MG

  • Tiaprex tablet is used in the treatment of
  • Neurological and psychiatric disorders such as dyskinesia,
  • Alcohol withdrawal syndrome,
  • Agitation and aggression in the elderly

Contraindications of Tiaprex 25 MG

  • If you have a tumour that is prolactin dependent.
  • If you are hypersensitive or allergic to Tiaprex or other antipsychotics and other inactive substances present in the medication.
  • If you have a history of a neuroleptic malignant syndrome characterised by high fever, muscle aches, excessive sweating and salivation.
  • If you have Pheochromocytoma, a tumour of the adrenal gland.

Side effects of Tiaprex 25 MG

  • Vomiting
  • Nausea
  • Stomach pain
  • Skin rash
  • Fever
  • Difficulty in urinating
  • Increased thirst
  • Dizziness
  • Sedation

Precautions and Warnings of Tiaprex 25 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Tiaprex tablet during pregnancy?
A:
No, taking Tiaprex tablet during the course of pregnancy is not advised.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take a Tiaprex tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
No, the Tiaprex tablet is not recommended for mothers who are breastfeeding. There have been limited studies that indicate that Tiaprex tablets may pass into breast milk in small amounts. Hence, it is advised to consult your doctor if you need to take a Tiaprex tablet if you are breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I’ve taken a Tiaprex tablet?
A:
No. Tiaprex tablets can cause adverse side effects that include your ability to drive. These side effects include having blurry vision, experiencing confusion or having bouts of dizziness. Patients are advised to wait for a couple of hours before driving after taking the Tiaprex tablet. The same caution should be exercised in the case of operating heavy machinery. Avoid driving in case you experience any of these symptoms and wait for them to pass away.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Tiaprex tablet?
A:
No. Consuming alcohol with a Tiaprex tablet is not advised. Mixing alcohol with Tiaprex tablets can lead to adverse reactions, including fever, nausea, fatigue, upset stomach, and dizziness.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You’re below the age of 18.
  • You have Parkinson's disease, a brain disorder that affects a patient's movements.
  • You are an elderly patient.
  • You have a history of seizure disorders.

Mode of Action of Tiaprex 25 MG

How Does It Work?

Tiaprex tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by blocking certain chemical messengers in the brain called dopamine receptors. Hence it does not allow the chemical messenger, dopamine to exert ...
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Directions for Use of Tiaprex 25 MG

  • Tiaprex tablet must be taken as and when directed by your doctor.
  • Take the pill at the same time every day to ensure that a constant level of medication is maintained in the blood.
  • Swallow the pill entirely with a glass of water.
  • Do not break, crush or chew the tablet; this can reduce its efficacy.
  • Tiaprex tablet can be taken with or without food.
  • Do not take more medicine than what your doctor has recommended. Consult your doctor if you feel that your prescribed dosage isn’t working for you.
  • Do not stop taking medicine without consulting your doctor.

Interactions of Tiaprex 25 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Aceclofenac (a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication used to treat pain and inflammation related to rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis etc.),
  • Alprazolam (used to treat anxiety and panic disorders),
  • Amikacin (an antibiotic used to treat severe or serious bacterial infections)
  • Acetazolamide (used to prevent symptoms of altitude sickness such as tiredness, nausea or dizziness)

Interactions with food items

  • Food doesn't influence the effect of the Tiaprex tablet. However, inform your doctor about any supplements or herbal drinks you take before beginning your Tiaprex tablet.

Storage and disposal of Tiaprex 25 MG

Store the Tiaprex tablet at room temperature in a cool and dry area, away from sunlight. Keep it out of children and pets reach. Store the medicine in its original packaging. Do not take medicine...
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Dosage of Tiaprex 25 MG

Overdose

Taking too much Tiaprex tablet can cause adverse reactions. If you or anyone you know has overdosed on the medication, contact your nearest hospital or your general practitioner for further advice. Ov...
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Missed a Dose

There is no need to panic if you forget to take a dose of the Tiaprex tablet. Consult your doctor about the missed dosage or read the information leaflet provided with the medicine to learn more. You ...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr Tanya Prasad

BDS, MDS in Orthodontics

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Tiaprex tablet be used in patients with kidney diseases?

A: Patients with kidney diseases should use this medication with caution. The doctor can make dose adjustments based on a patient's clinical condition.

Q: Is Tiaprex tablet habit-forming?

A: No. Tiaprex tablet is not habit-forming in nature. However, you should not stop taking medicine without consulting your doctor.

Q: Can the Tiaprex tablet be used in patients with liver conditions?

A: Patients with liver diseases should exercise caution when using Tiaprex tablets. Your health care provider can adjust the dosage of the Tiaprex tablet depending on your signs and symptoms.
Product Details
Brand
TIAPREX
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
30/09/2022

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Last Updated on: 17 Mar 2022 | 09:28 AM (IST)

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