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Parkitidin Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Composition

AMANTADINE-100MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Parkitidin Tablet 10's

Product Details

About Parkitidin Tablet 10's

Parkitidin Tablet 10's contains a class of medication called dopamine agonist, consisting of amantadine, used to treat Parkinson's disease symptoms. It plays a vital role in treating symptoms such as difficulty moving, muscle stiffness, and tremors. Parkinson's disease is a nervous system disorder that causes movement, muscle control, balance, and other similar conditions.  In addition to this, it also prevents symptoms of influenza (a viral infection).

Parkitidin Tablet 10's contains amantadine (dopamine agonist), which is an anti-Parkinson's drug. It helps treat Parkinson's disease by increasing dopamine (a chemical) level in the brain, responsible for improving body movement coordination. Thus, it effectively helps in performing daily functions in a better way and improving quality of life. Men are more likely to develop Parkinson's disease.

Parkitidin Tablet 10's is taken with or without food in a dose and duration as advised by the doctor. The dose you are given will depend on your condition and how you respond to Parkitidin Tablet 10's. In some cases, you may experience dry mouth, constipation, balance disorder (loss of balance), blurred vision, insomnia (difficulty sleeping), peripheral oedema. Most of these side effects of Parkitidin Tablet 10's are temporary, do not require medical attention, and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Consume only if the doctor prescribes you. Never encourage self-medication or suggest your medicine to someone else. You should not take Parkitidin Tablet 10's if you are allergic to amandine or any of its ingredients, levocetirizine, or have severe liver or kidney problems, have epilepsy. Check with your doctor if you're pregnant, currently breastfeeding, or taking any other prescribed or non-prescribed medicines. Also, Parkitidin Tablet 10's does not stop Parkitidin Tablet 10's abruptly as it may lead to severe side-effects. Inform your doctor, and he might lower your dose gradually.

Uses of Parkitidin Tablet 10's

Parkinson’s disease

Directions for Use

Parkitidin Tablet 10's should be used as advised by the doctor. Please take it in dose and duration prescribed by your doctor.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Parkitidin Tablet 10's

Like all medicines, Parkitidin Tablet 10's can cause side effects, although not everybody gets them. The most common side effects are dry mouth, constipation, balance disorder (loss of balance), blurred vision, insomnia (difficulty sleeping), and peripheral edema. Most of these side effects do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Do not take Parkitidin Tablet 10's if you are allergic to amantadine or any of its ingredients. Inform your doctor about all other OTC medications, vitamins, nutritional supplements, and herbal products you are taking or plan to take. If you have kidney or liver disease, drink or have ever consumed large amounts of alcohol, mental illness, glaucoma (increased pressure in the eye can lead to a gradual loss of vision), epilepsy, a sleep disorder, eczema (dry, itchy skin with red, scaly rashes), urinary tract infections, heart failure, hypotension (low blood pressure), Parkitidin Tablet 10's should be taken with caution and only if a doctor prescribes you. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or are breastfeeding before starting Parkitidin Tablet 10's as a dose adjustment may be required if benefits outweigh the harm. Parkitidin Tablet 10's may cause dizziness, lightheadedness, and fainting when you get up too quickly from a lying position, especially when you start taking Parkitidin Tablet 10's so please get up gradually. Also, do not take any live vaccination for at least 48 hours after the last dose of Parkitidin Tablet 10's. Avoid dairy products as it may cause disease progression, and take some calcium supplements to avoid their deficiency.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Alcohol is not known to cause any unpleasant side effects if taken along with Parkitidin Tablet 10's. But intake of alcohol with Parkitidin Tablet 10's may damage your liver. So intake of Parkitidin Tablet 10's should be avoided with Parkitidin Tablet 10's.

  • Pregnancy

    Parkitidin Tablet 10's is a pregnancy Category C medicine. It is not known whether Parkitidin Tablet 10's will affect pregnant women or fetus or not. Hence, the intake of Parkitidin Tablet 10's should be avoided if you are pregnant or planning to become pregnant as it may harm the baby.

  • Breast Feeding

    Parkitidin Tablet 10's is excreted in human milk. But the amount of Parkitidin Tablet 10's absorbed by the nursing infant is unknown. So, it should not be taken while breastfeeding.

  • Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Parkitidin Tablet 10's can affect alertness and coordination. So, operating machinery which requires concentration should be avoided.

  • Liver

    Consult Your Doctor

    Parkitidin Tablet 10's is unsafe, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. Your doctor may have to adjust the dose if there are symptoms of nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, dark-colored urine, or yellowing of skin/eye.

  • Kidney

    Parkitidin Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of Kidney diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

Other Information (PAR0177)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

No, Parkitidin Tablet 10's should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by the doctor. If you take it in more than the recommended dose, it might cause unpleasant side effects. If you think your symptoms are not improving, please consult your doctor.

If you miss a dose of Parkitidin Tablet 10's, take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, if it's almost time for the next dose, do not take a double dose to make up for a missed one.

No, Parkitidin Tablet 10's should not be taken if you have epilepsy as it might increase your chances of seizures. Please consults your doctor before starting Parkitidin Tablet 10's.

You should inform your doctor, and he might stop the use of Parkitidin Tablet 10's before the surgery.

Do not stop taking Parkitidin Tablet 10's without talking to your doctor. If you suddenly stop taking Parkitidin Tablet 10's, you may experience confusion, fever, mental state changes, or severe muscle stiffness. Your doctor will probably decrease your dose gradually depending upon your disease condition.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SUN HOUSE, CTS No. 201 B/1, Western Express Highway, Goregaon (E), Mumbai 400063

Parkitidin Tablet 10's

Parkitidin Tablet 10's

MRP: 130.00

Strip
1

10 Tablet in 1 Strip