FAQs ABOUT RIDON 4MG TABLET
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET cause seizures?
Yes. Seizures are one of the serious side effects of RIDON 4MG 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 RIDON 4MG TABLET.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET be used for sleep?
Some studies have suggested that RIDON 4MG TABLET can improve the quality of sleep in schizophrenic patients. Consult your doctor before taking RIDON 4MG TABLET for sleep.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET cause weight gain?
Yes. Weight gain is one of the common side effects of RIDON 4MG TABLET. Consult your doctor if you feel like you are gaining weight or there is an increase in your appetite after taking RIDON 4MG TABLET.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET be used for anxiety?
It has been found that low dose of RIDON 4MG TABLET as adjuvants to SSRIs (Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) are useful in generalized anxiety disorder. Consult your doctor before taking RIDON 4MG TABLET for anxiety.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET be crushed?
No. Do not break, crush or chew RIDON 4MG TABLET. Doing so may affect how it acts in your body. So simply swallow RIDON 4MG TABLET as a whole, with a glass of water.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET be taken with food?
Yes. RIDON 4MG 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 RIDON 4MG TABLET.
What precautions do I need to follow while taking RIDON 4MG TABLET?
Patients taking RIDON 4MG 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 RIDON 4MG TABLET.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET be used on infants?
No. RIDON 4MG TABLET is not recommended for treatment of conduct disorder in children under 5 years of age. Your doctor will decide the correct dose of RIDON 4MG TABLET or select a suitable alternative therapy for your child.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET cause stroke?
Yes. It’s a serious side effect of RIDON 4MG TABLET that requires immediate hospitalization. A caution about increased risk of stroke in the elderly who are taking RIDON 4MG 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 RIDON 4MG TABLET.
Can RIDON 4MG TABLET completely treat schizophrenia?
RIDON 4MG 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.