Tolaz LA 300mg Injection 1'S

Psychosis Rx required

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MRP ₹1,458.60
(Inclusive of all taxes) * Mfr: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd * Country of Origin: India
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INTRODUCTION

TOLAZ LA 300MG contain olanzapine which belongs to a group of medicine called antipsychotics. It is used to treat schizophrenia and mania. Schizophrenia is a serious mental disorder in which people interpret reality abnormally resulting in some combination of hallucinations, delusions, and extremely disordered thinking and behavior that impairs daily functioning and can be disabling. Extremely elevated and excitable mood usually associated with bipolar disorder is called mania.

TOLAZ LA 300MG works by affecting the levels of chemical messengers (dopamine and serotonin) to improve mood, thoughts and behavior. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children and adolescents under 18 years. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.

USES OF TOLAZ LA 300MG

  • Treat schizophrenia and mania

HOW TOLAZ LA 300MG WORKS

TOLAZ LA 300MG works by affecting the levels of chemical messengers (dopamine and serotonin) to improve mood, thoughts and behavior.

DIRECTIONS FOR USE

TOLAZ LA 300MG will be injected into your muscle by your doctor or nurse. Your doctor will decide the correct dose for you depending on your condition.

SIDE EFFECTS OF TOLAZ LA 300MG

COMMON

  • slower or faster heart rate
  • sleepiness
  • low blood pressure
  • discomfort at the site of injection
  • dizziness or faint

HOW TO MANAGE SIDE EFFECTS

Sleepiness:

Get up and move around to feel awake. Take a nap to take the edge off the sleepiness. Give your eyes a break to avoid weakness.

Dizziness:

Get up and move around to feel awake, take small naps to edge off the sleepiness. Give your eyes a break to avoid fatigue and eat a healthy food to boost energy.

WARNING & PRECAUTIONS

PREGNANCY

TOLAZ LA 300MG is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

BREASTFEEDING

TOLAZ LA 300MG is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

DRIVING AND USING MACHINES

Do not drive or operate any machine while taking this medicine since it may cause drowsiness.

ALCOHOL

Consumption of alcohol is not recommended during treatment with TOLAZ LA 300MG.

KIDNEY

TOLAZ LA 300MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active kidney diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

LIVER

TOLAZ LA 300MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from liver function impairment or active liver diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

ALLERGY

Do not take TOLAZ LA 300MG if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to Olanzapine or any other ingredients in this medicine.

HEART DISEASE

TOLAZ LA 300MG should be used with caution in patients suffering from active heart diseases. Consult your doctor for advice.

OTHERS

Tell your doctor if you have or had a condition such as,

  • have been previously diagnosed with eye problem such as certain kind of glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye)
  • suffer from low blood pressure
  • diabetes
  • parkinson’s disease
  • epilepsy
  • prostate problems
  • blocked intestine
  • blood disorders
  • stroke or mini stroke temporary symptom of stroke
  • suffer from dementia
  • are over 65 years

INTERACTIONS

Tell your doctor, if you are taking:

  • tranquillisers including benzodiazepines and antidepressant (used for anxiety or sleep)
  • medicines for parkinson’s disease

SYNOPSIS

Drug :   Olanzapine
Pharmacological Category :   Second Generation (Atypical) Antipsychotic
Therapeutic Indication :   Schizophrenia, Mania
Dosage Forms :   Tablet, Capsule, Injection, Oral suspension

MORE INFORMATION

Store below 20-25°C and keep out of reach of children.

FAQs ABOUT TOLAZ LA 300MG

Can I take TOLAZ LA 300MG during breast feeding?

No, it is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

Can I take TOLAZ LA 300MG during heart disease?

It should be used with caution in patients suffering from active heart diseases.

Is safe to drive or operate heavy machinery while taking TOLAZ LA 300MG?

No, do not drive or operate any machine while taking this medicine since it may cause drowsiness.

REFERENCES

1. Briggs GG, Freeman RK, editors. A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk: Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation. 10th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health; 2015. Page - 2843 - 2851.

2. Leslie Citrome,1 Joseph P McEvoy,2 Mark S Todtenkopf,3 David McDonnell,4 and Peter J Weiden3. A commentary on the efficacy of olanzapine for the treatment of schizophrenia: the past, present, and future. US National Library of Medicines, National Institutes of Health. 5 Sep 2019. [Accessed 26 Dec 2020] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6733343/

3. L Duggan 1, M Fenton, J Rathbone, R Dardennes, A El-Dosoky, S Indran. Olanzapine for schizophrenia. NIH: National Library of Medicine, National center of biotechnology Information Pubmed.gov. 18 Apr 2005. [Accessed 26 Dec 2020] https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/15846619/

4. Lilly Pharma Fertigung und Distribution GmbH & Co. KG [Accessed 26 Dec 2020] https://medikamio.com/en-gb/drugs/zyprexa-10-mg-powder-for-solution-for-injection/pil

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Tolaz LA 300mg Injection 1'S

Tolaz LA 300mg Injection 1'S Mfr: Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

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