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Trancodol Dt 1.5mg Tablet

By INTAS PHARMACEUTICALS LTD
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Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG Description

Trancodol Dt Tablets contain haloperidol as its active component. Haloperidol belongs to the class of typical antipsychotics. It is used to treat schizophrenia. Some of the most common side effec

s of the medicine are abnormal movements of the muscle, tremors, blurred vision, and sleep disturbances. You can experience a decrease in sexual desire and painful ejaculation. Most of the symptoms are mild and should go away within a few days if using the medicine. However, if these side effects bother you, you should consider consulting a doctor. You should inform your doctor about all the medicines that you are taking before starting this medicine. This would prevent any adverse interaction between the medicines. You should also tell your physician about all the pre-existing conditions that you may have, like diabetes, heart, kidney, and liver diseases.

Product Summary

Offer Price₹12.32
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ContainsHaloperidol(1.5 Mg)
UsesSchizophrenia
Side effectsAgitation, Muscle Spasm, Fatigue, Headache, Sleep Irregularities
TherapyANTI-PSYCHOTICS
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Uses of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

  • Treatment of Schizophrenia

Contraindications of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

  • If you are allergic to the ingredients of Trancodol Dt Tablet
  • If you suffer from pre-existing heart diseases.
  • If you have any pre-existing liver diseases.
  • If you have Parkinson's disease.
  • It is not prescribed to elderly people with dementia as Trancodol Dt Tablets increase the incidence of conditions like heart failure, pneumonia, and stroke.

Side effects of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

  • Fever
  • Increased salivation
  • Blurred vision
  • Constipation
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting

Precautions and Warnings of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take a Trancodol Dt Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Trancodol Dt Tablets should not be taken during pregnancy as they increase the chances of withdrawal symptoms like agitation, feeding disorder, and lethargy in babies. It also causes abnormal movements of the limbs and improper development of the body's muscles.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Trancodol Dt Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Trancodol Dt should not be taken while breastfeeding as it can pass through breast milk and cause symptoms like abnormal movements of the limbs, irritability, uncontrollable crying, lethargy, and poor feeding. It can also decrease the respiratory rate in the child.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Trancodol Dt Tablet?
A:
You should not drive after taking the Trancodol Dt Tablet as it can increase the severity of side effects like drowsiness and impairment in judgement. You should avoid operating any machinery or doing work that requires focus.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Trancodol Dt Tablet?
A:
Consuming alcohol with Trancodol Dt Tablets can cause sedation and drowsiness. It can affect your alertness and ability to think as well.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have diabetes.
  • You were in contact with someone who had a cold or fever.
  • You experience abnormal menstrual cycles, enlargement of breasts, and nipple discharge.
  • You experience abnormal and uncontrollable movements of the limbs.
  • You should monitor your weight regularly as the medicine can cause weight gain.
  • You should get your blood counts checked at regular intervals as Trancodol Dt Tablets can decrease your blood counts.
  • You feel drowsy or lightheaded after taking this medicine. Hence, you should avoid exercising and exposure to hot weather after taking this medicine.

Mode of Action of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

How Does It Work?

Trancodol Dt Tablet contains Haloperidol as its active component. Haloperidol belongs to the class of typical antipsychotics. It decreases the concentration of a chemical substance in the brain known ...
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Directions for Use of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

  • Take Trancodol Dt Tablet exactly as prescribed by your doctor.
  • Do not exceed the recommended dosage.
  • If you have any side effects, seek medical help immediately.
  • Keep the medicines in the container with the lid tightly closed.

Interactions of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Antidepressants (bupropion, fluoxetine) cause drowsiness and impairment in judgement.
  • Antiepileptics (carbamazepine) as it decreases the efficacy of Trancodol Dt Tablets.
  • Anti-malaria medication ( Quinidine) as the combination can cause abnormalities in the heart.
  • Barbiturate( phenobarbital or secobarbital) as it causes sedation when used with Trancodol Dt Tablets.
  • Medicines used to treat urine incontinence (darifenacin, fesoterodine, oxybutynin, tolterodine) as they become ineffective in the presence of Trancodol Dt Tablets.
  • Bronchodilators( ipratropium or tiotropium) as it can increase the chances of tremors.
  • Antihistamines( cetirizine) as they cause drowsiness.
  • Cough medicine ( dextromethorphan) as it increases the chances of drowsiness and dryness of the mouth.
  • Antiarrhythmics ( propafenone, flecainide) as the combination can increase the chances of palpitations and abnormalities in the heart rhythm.
  • Antifungals( ketoconazole) as Trancodol Dt Tablets decrease the efficacy of the medicine.
  • Antacids (Cimetidine, Omeprazole) decrease the absorption of the Trancodol Dt Tablets.
  • Medicines used to treat Parkinson's disease, such as ropinirole as Trancodol Dt Tablets, can increase the symptoms of Parkinson's disease-like tremors, bradykinesia.
  • Antitubercular medicines ( Isoniazid) can decrease the efficacy of Trancodol Dt Tablets.
  • Antithyroid medicines ( methimazole) as the combination can decrease the efficacy of antithyroid medicines.
  • Herbal medicines like St. John's wort should be avoided as they can cause harmful effects on the liver.

Interactions with food items

  • There are no known interactions with food.

Storage and disposal of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

Keep Trancodol Dt Tablet packed in the packet it came in. This medicine should be kept in a cool and dry place, at a temperature below 30°C. Store it as instructed. The unused or expired tablet must b...
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Dosage of Trancodol Dt 1.5 MG

Overdose

Taking more than the recommended doses of Trancodol Dt Tablets can cause rigidity, convulsions, decreased respiratory rate, drowsiness, confusion, and coma (loss of consciousness for a period of time)...
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Missed a Dose

If you miss a dose of Trancodol Dt Tablet, you should take it as soon as possible. However, if it’s time for the next dose to be taken, then you may skip the dose and continue with your normal schedul...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
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Dr. Jagruti Jain

M.B.B.S., M.D., D.N.B., General Medicine

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: When can I stop taking Trancodol Dt Tablets?

A: You should take Trancodol Dt Tablets at a dose and for a duration as prescribed by your doctor. You shouldn't stop taking the medicine abruptly without consulting a doctor. Suddenly, stopping the medicine can cause withdrawal symptoms like headache, dizziness, convulsions, palpitations, and agitation.

Q: Can Trancodol Dt Tablet affect my sexual health?

A: Trancodol Dt Tablets can cause side effects like impotence and painful ejaculation. It also decreases sexual desire. You should consult a doctor if you have any of these symptoms.

Q: When should I take Trancodol Dt Tablets?

A: You should take Trancodol Dt Tablet as recommended by your doctor. It should be taken at a particular time of the day to replenish the exhausted chemical substances in your brain. If you face side effects like difficulty sleeping after taking this medicine then you should take this medicine in the morning.
Product Details
Brand
TRANCODOL DT
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
29/09/2023
Last Updated on: 22 Mar 2022 | 10:56 AM (IST)

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