FAQs ABOUT DON 4 TABLET
Can DON 4 TABLET cause seizures?
Yes. Seizures are one of the serious side effects of DON 4 TABLET. Immediately consult your doctor if you feel any symptoms such as uncontrollable jerking movements of hands and legs, loss of consciousness, fear, anxiety or temporary confusion after taking DON 4 TABLET.
Can DON 4 TABLET be used for sleep?
Some studies have suggested that DON 4 TABLET can improve the quality of sleep in schizophrenic patients. Consult your doctor before taking DON 4 TABLET for sleep.
Can DON 4 TABLET cause weight gain?
Yes. Weight gain is one of the common side effects of DON 4 TABLET. Consult your doctor if you feel like you are gaining weight or there is an increase in your appetite after taking DON 4 TABLET.
Can DON 4 TABLET be used for anxiety?
It has been found that low dose of DON 4 TABLET as adjuvants to SSRIs (Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) are useful in generalized anxiety disorder. Consult your doctor before taking DON 4 TABLET for anxiety.
Can DON 4 TABLET be crushed?
No. Do not break, crush or chew DON 4 TABLET. Doing so may affect how it acts in your body. So simply swallow DON 4 TABLET as a whole, with a glass of water.
Can DON 4 TABLET be taken with food?
Yes. DON 4 TABLET can be taken with or without food. If you experience any side effects like nausea or vomiting, it is advisable to take it immediately after a meal. Have light meals and eat them slowly and in a frequent manner. Avoid oily and sweet foods while on DON 4 TABLET.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking DON 4 TABLET?
Patients taking DON 4 TABLET must inform their doctor about their pre-existing disease conditions like kidney, heart, or liver problems. Patients should also inform if they are pregnant, breast-feeding, or having any allergies. Avoid alcohol consumption. Consult your doctor immediately if you experience any unusual symptoms after taking DON 4 TABLET.
Can DON 4 TABLET be used on infants?
No. DON 4 TABLET is not recommended for treatment of conduct disorder in children under 5 years of age. Your doctor will decide the correct dose of DON 4 TABLET or select a suitable alternative therapy for your child.
Can DON 4 TABLET cause stroke?
Yes. It’s a serious side effect of DON 4 TABLET that requires immediate hospitalization. A caution about increased risk of stroke in the elderly who are taking DON 4 TABLET has been issued. Consult your doctor if you have dementia and experience a sudden change in your mental state or sudden weakness or numbness of your face, arms or legs, particularly on one side, or slurred speech, even for a small period of time while taking DON 4 TABLET.
Can DON 4 TABLET completely treat schizophrenia?
DON 4 TABLET can help ease the symptoms of your disease and stop your symptoms from coming back, thus helping you cope with the disease and improve the quality of your life.