Olima 10mg Tablet 10'S

Psychosis Rx required
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10 Tablet(s) in a Strip By Mankind Pharma Pvt Ltd
M.R.P.: Rs.62.50

What is OLIMA 10MG?

  • OLIMA 10MG contains Olanzapine which belongs to a group of medicines called antipsychotics
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What OLIMA 10MG is used for?

It is used for treating:

  • schizophrenia a disease with symptoms such as hearing, seeing or sensing things which are not there, mistaken beliefs, unusual suspiciousness, and becoming withdrawn. People with this disease may also feel depressed, anxious or tense
  • moderate to severe manic episodes, a condition with symptoms of excitement or euphoria

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Talk to your doctor before taking this medicine if you

  • are allergic (hypersensitive) to olanzapine or any of the other ingredients of this medicine
  • have been previously diagnosed with eye problems such as certain kinds of glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye)
  • are suffering from diabetes, heart, liver or kidney disease
  • have or have had parkinson’s disease or seizures
  • have or have had prostate problems or blocked intestine (paralytic ileus)
  • have blood disorders or stroke
  • are an alcoholic
  • If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, think you may be pregnant or are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine
  • You should not be given this medicine when breast-feeding, as small amounts of OLIMA 10MG can pass into breast milk
  • OLIMA 10MG is not for patients who are under 18 years
  • There is a risk of feeling drowsy when you are given Olanzapine. If this happens do not drive or operate any tools or machines

Tell your doctor if you are taking have recently taken or might take any other medicines.

In particular, tell your doctor if you are taking:

  • medicines for Parkinson’s disease
  • carbamazepine which is an anti-epileptic or mood stabilizer
  • fluvoxamine which is an antidepressant
  • ciprofloxacin which is an antibiotic
  • Always take this medicine exactly as your doctor has told you
  • Your doctor will tell you how many OLIMA 10MG to take and how long you should continue to take them
  • The daily dose of OLIMA 10MG is between 5 and 20 mg
  • You should take your OLIMA 10MG once a day following the advice of your doctor
  • Try to take your medicine at the same time each day
  • It does not matter whether you take them with or without food
  • Swallow the OLIMA 10MG whole with water

If you take more OLIMA 10MG

  • Contact your doctor or hospital straight away if you experience any of the above symptoms

If you forget to take OLIMA 10MG

  • Take your dose as soon as you remember
  • Do not take two doses to make up missed dose

If you stop taking OLIMA 10MG

  • Do not stop taking OLIMA 10MG just because you feel better
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Like all medicines, this medicine can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them.

  • blood clots in the veins
  • combination of fever, faster breathing, sweating, muscle stiffness and drowsiness or sleepiness
  • weight gain
  • formation of blood clots
  • chest pain and difficulty in breathing
  • sleepiness; and increases in levels of prolactin in the blood
  • changes in the levels of some blood cells, circulating fats and early in treatment
  • temporary increases in liver enzymes
  • increases in the level of sugars in the blood and urine
  • increases in levels of uric acid and creatine phosphokinase in the blood
  • feeling hungrier
  • dizziness
  • restlessness
  • tremor
  • unusual movements (dyskinesia)
  • constipation
  • dry mouth
  • rash
  • loss of strength
  • extreme tiredness
  • water retention leading to swelling of the hands, ankles or feet
  • fever
  • joint pain and sexual dysfunctions such as decreased libido in males and females or erectile dysfunction in males
  • hypersensitivity (e.g. swelling in the mouth and throat, itching, rash)
  • diabetes or the worsening of diabetes, occasionally associated with ketoacidosis (ketones in the blood and urine) or coma
  • seizures, usually associated with a history of seizures (epilepsy)
  • muscle stiffness or spasms (including eye movements)
  • restless legs syndrome
  • problems with speech
  • slow heart rate
  • sensitivity to sunlight
  • bleeding from the nose
  • abdominal distension
  • memory loss or forgetfulness
  • urinary incontinence, lack of ability to urinate
  • hair loss
  • absence or decrease in menstrual periods
  • changes in breasts in males and females such as an abnormal production of breast milk or abnormal growth
  • lowering of normal body temperature
  • abnormal rhythms of the heart
  • sudden unexplained death
  • inflammation of the pancreas
  • liver disease appearing as yellowing of the skin and white parts of the eyes
  • muscle disease presenting as unexplained aches and pains
  • prolonged and/or painful erection
  • urinary incontinence, falls, extreme tiredness, visual hallucinations
  • a rise in body temperature, redness of the skin and have trouble walking
  • eosinophilia
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  • Keep this medicine out of sight and reach of children
  • Store at room temperature (15-25ºC)
  • Do not use this medicine after the expiry date
Disclaimer:

The contents of this website are for informational purposes only and not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Please seek the advice of a physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Do not disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

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