FAQs ABOUT QUTIN 100MG
Can QUTIN 100MG be taken by an elderly person with dementia?
QUTIN 100MG must be used with caution in elderly patients with dementia. Therefore, consult your doctor before taking. Your doctor will access your health condition and would decide whether you should take QUTIN 100MG or not.
What are the common side effects of QUTIN 100MG?
QUTIN 100MG may increase your blood sugar or cholesterol levels. It may also cause dry mouth, constipation, dizziness, sleepiness, headache, or weight gain. Contact your doctor if any of these side effect worsens. Also, inform your doctor immediately if your mood becomes excessively depressed along with thoughts of self-harming or killing after taking QUTIN 100MG.
Can QUTIN 100MG cause weight gain?
Yes. You may gain weight after taking QUTIN 100MG. Please keep a check on it by monitoring your weight, having healthy balanced diet, and exercising regularly. Inform your doctor if you gain weight excessively after taking QUTIN 100MG.
How to take QUTIN 100MG?
Take QUTIN 100MG as advised by your physician. Swallow the medicine with a glass of water. Do not crush or chew the medicine. QUTIN 100MG should be taken at least one hour before meals or prior to bedtime.
Is QUTIN 100MG safe to use in pregnancy?
QUTIN 100MG is generally not recommended for use in pregnant women. However, consult your doctor before taking. Studies have shown the onset of certain withdrawal symptoms (such as shaking, weakness, sleepiness, breathing problems and difficulty in feeding) in babies born to women taking QUTIN 100MG during their pregnancy.
Can QUTIN 100MG be used in children?
No. QUTIN 100MG is not recommended for use in children and adolescents below 18 years of age due to increased side effects. Consult your doctor for advice before taking QUTIN 100MG.
What should I do if I forget to take a dose of QUTIN 100MG?
If your forgot to take a dose of QUTIN 100MG, take it as soon as you remember. However, if it is time to take the next dose of QUTIN 100MG, skip the missed one and take the regular dose. Do not take a double dose of QUTIN 100MG to compensate the missed dose.
Can I stop taking QUTIN 100MG on my own?
Do not alter or discontinue the daily dose of QUTIN 100MG after feeling better without consulting your doctor. Take QUTIN 100MG for the stipulated duration mentioned by your doctor. You may experience headache, diarrhoea, vomiting, dizziness, irritability, nauseous or may be unable to sleep on stopping QUTIN 100MG suddenly.
Can I drive a car after using QUTIN 100MG?
Do not drive or travel after taking QUTIN 100MG as you may experience drowsiness or blurred vision after taking QUTIN 100MG which may hamper your responses and to lead to accidents.
Can I use QUTIN 100MG without consulting a doctor?
No. QUTIN 100MG should be used only under medical supervision and after thorough mental assessment. Your doctor will decide the correct dose and duration of therapy with QUTIN 100MG for you depending upon your age, body condition and severity of the disease condition.