FAQs ABOUT ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET
What if I forget to take a dose of ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is almost time for the next dose, skip the missed dose and take the next scheduled dose at the prescribed time. Do not double the dose to make up for the missed dose as this may increase the chances of developing side effects.
Is it safe to use ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET during pregnancy?
ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless clearly advised by the doctor. Consult your doctor before taking ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Does ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET cause diarrhea?
Yes, ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET may cause diarrhea in some individuals. To manage this effect, drink lot of fluids, such as water to keep yourself hydrated. Avoid eating high-fat or spicy foods. Try to avoid taking any medicine on your own to treat diarrhea and consult your doctor if the symptom gets worse.
When to seek medical emergency while taking ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET?
Stop taking ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET and contact your physician immediately if you experience rigidity, poor coordination, seizures, loss of consciousness, and allergic reactions (signs include severe skin rash, itching, hives, swelling of the face, lips, mouth, throat, hands, feet or ankles, difficulty in swallowing or breathing).
Can I drink alcohol while taking ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET?
No, avoid consumption of alcohol while taking ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET and for at least 3 days after finishing the treatment with this medicine, as it worsens the side effects. Consult your doctor for advice before taking ORNIKIND 500MG TABLET.