PSYNIL 100MG TABLET
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET belongs to a group of medications called ‘antipsychotics’. It is used in the treatment of bipolar depression, mania and schizophrenia. Bipolar disorder is characterized by manic episodes of excitement or euphoria and depression. Schizophrenia is characterized by symptoms of hallucinations (seeing or hearing things that are not real) and delusions (wrong beliefs).
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET contains ‘quetiapine’, which is an antipsychotic drug. It acts by blocking dopamine, a hormone in the brain responsible for developing symptoms of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. PSYNIL 100MG TABLET also affects other neurotransmitters in the brain, such as serotonin, and its beneficial effects may also be related to this. Altogether PSYNIL 100MG TABLET rebalances dopamine and serotonin to improve thinking, mood and behaviour.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET should be taken as prescribed by the doctor. Common side-effects of PSYNIL 100MG TABLET are dizziness, drowsiness, headache, dry mouth, abnormal muscle movements such as difficulty moving muscles, tremors and muscle stiffness, change in cholesterol levels, weight gain, and decrease in haemoglobin (protein in blood that carries oxygen) levels. Additionally, in children and adolescents, swelling of breasts in boys and girls and production of breast milk (due to an increase in prolactin hormone (helps in producing breast milk)) and irregular menstruation can be seen. Please do not stop taking PSYNIL 100MG TABLET without your doctor’s advice, as it may lead to withdrawal symptoms.
Do not take PSYNIL 100MG TABLET if you are allergic to quetiapine or any other ingredients present in it. Before taking PSYNIL 100MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you have problems associated with the liver, kidney or heart. Also, inform your doctor if you have any sleeping difficulties. It is not recommended for use in children under 18 years of age. Tell your doctor immediately if you develop suicidal thoughts, or your depression worsens after taking PSYNIL 100MG TABLET. PSYNIL 100MG TABLET contains lactose, so it should not be given to people who are intolerant to some sugars. Tell your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.
Bipolar depression, mania, schizophrenia
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET contains ‘quetiapine’ that belongs to the class of antipsychotics. It works by blocking the dopamine receptors preventing the excessive activity of dopamine. Dopamine is a ‘feel-good hormone’ that promotes happiness, excitement and pleasure. It alters brain function, improving mood, thinking ability and social behaviour. It reduces the development of symptoms in patients with schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or other mood disorders. PSYNIL 100MG TABLET also has effects on other neurotransmitters in the brain, such as serotonin, and its beneficial effects may also be related to this. Altogether PSYNIL 100MG TABLET rebalances dopamine and serotonin to improve thinking, mood and behaviour.
Do not take PSYNIL 100MG TABLET if you are allergic to quetiapine or any ingredients present in it. Before taking PSYNIL 100MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you have low blood pressure, stroke, liver problems, seizures, diabetes, dementia (memory loss), alcohol or drug abuse, sleep apnea (a sleep disorder) and urinary retention. PSYNIL 100MG TABLET contains lactose, so it should not be given to people with lactose intolerance. Do not abruptly stop taking the medication as it may cause withdrawal symptoms, especially suicidal thoughts in young adults.
Drug-Drug interactions: PSYNIL 100MG TABLET may interact with medications, including antidepressants (citalopram, escitalopram, bupropion), opioid pain or cough relievers (codeine, hydrocodone), drugs for sleep or anxiety (alprazolam, lorazepam, zolpidem), muscle relaxants (carisoprodol, cyclobenzaprine), antihistamines (cetirizine, diphenhydramine) and analgesics (acetaminophen, hydrocodone, tramadol).
Drug-Food interactions: PSYNIL 100MG TABLET may interact with grapefruit and alcohol and increase the risk of side effects.
Drug-Disease interactions: PSYNIL 100MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with heart problems such as QT prolongation (heart rhythm problem), acute alcohol abuse, central nervous system (CNS) depression, dementia, stroke, seizures, diabetes and liver problems.
Alcohol may worsen the condition and increase the risk of side effects while using PSYNIL 100MG TABLET.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET is a category C medicine. It should be used in pregnant women only when prescribed by a doctor.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET should not be given to breastfeeding mothers unless prescribed by a doctor.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET may cause dizziness. So, it is not recommended to drive or operate heavy machinery when you take PSYNIL 100MG TABLET.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with liver diseases. Dose adjustments may be necessary.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with kidney diseases. Dose adjustments may be necessary.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET is not recommended for use in children under 12 years of age.
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Schizophrenia: Schizophrenia (psychosis) is a mental illness in which the processing of brain information is affected. Symptoms include hallucinations (seeing or hearing unreal things), delusions (false beliefs) and become withdrawal from society. They lose the ability to differentiate reality from false beliefs.
Bipolar disorder: Bipolar disorder or manic depression: Patients with bipolar disorders have mood swings ranging from manic episodes of heightened excitement to severe depression. Bipolar disorder may occur due to genetic factors, alcohol or drug abuse and mental trauma.
PSYNIL 100MG TABLET
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