RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET
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RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET belongs to the class of antipsychotic drugs primarily used to treat schizophrenia. Schizophrenia is a condition that affects the way your brain processes information. It causes you to lose touch with reality. You might see, hear, or believe things that are not real. Schizophrenia is a symptom, not an illness. A mental or physical illness, substance abuse, or extreme stress or trauma can cause it.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is a fixed-dose combination composed of two medicines, namely, Risperidone and, Trihexyphenidyl. Risperidone belongs to a group of drugs called atypical antipsychotics. Risperidone decreases dopaminergic and serotonergic activity in the brain, which reduces the symptoms of schizophrenia and mood disorders. Trihexyphenidyl is in a category of medicines called antimuscarinic drugs. It acts on the nervous system and corrects some of the chemical imbalances that cause Parkinson's disease and some side effects that arise during antipsychotic treatment.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is available in the form of oral tablets. It is dissolved in the mouth with the help of water. It can take two times a day, as prescribed by a doctor. Your doctor will decide the dosage based on your medical condition. In some cases, RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET can cause side effects like nausea, constipation, dry mouth, weight gain, sleepiness, orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), and nervousness. Most of these side effects of RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if these side effects persist longer, please consult your doctor.
If you are known to be allergic to RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET or any other medicines, please inform your doctor. Before taking RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET, let your doctor know if you have diabetes, heart disease, tardive dyskinesia (movement of face and jaw), or liver and kidney problems. A woman who is pregnant, thinking of being pregnant, breastfeeding, or planning to be pregnant is not allowed to take this medicine, so tell your doctor before taking this medicine. Please do not stop taking RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET on your own, as it may lead to the recurrence of symptoms or worsen the condition.
Schizophrenia (Mental illness)
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is used to treat schizophrenia (A mental illness in which a person is confused). RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is a fixed-dose combination composed of two different medicines, namely, Risperidone and, Trihexyphenidyl. Risperidone is an atypical antipsychotic that acts by regulating the levels of chemical messengers (dopamine and serotonin) to enhance mood, perception and behaviour. Trihexyphenidyl is an anticholinergic agent that works on the nervous system and corrects some of the chemical imbalances that cause Parkinson's disease and some side effects that arise during antipsychotic treatment.
Before taking RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you are allergic to it or if you have any other allergies. This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Before using this RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET, inform your doctor of your medical history like, liver and kidney problems, difficulty in swallowing, family history of diabetes, eye problems, and heart problems. This drug makes you dizzy. Alcohol can make you more dizzy or drowsy. Do not drive or do anything that needs alertness until you can do it safely. A woman who is pregnant or thinking of being pregnant, breastfeeding, or trying to be pregnant is not permitted to take this medication, so inform your doctor before taking this medicine.
Drug-Drug Interactions: RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET may interact with antidepressants (amitriptyline), medications used to treat mental illness (chlorpromazine, thioridazine, clozapine), medicines used to treat an irregular heartbeat (disopyramide), medications used to treat Parkinson's disease (levodopa), drugs used to treat viral infections (amantadine), a medicine for treating some conditions (rifampicin), drugs used to treat epilepsy (carbamazepine, phenytoin), and medications used to treat used for certain types of heart disease (quinidine).
Drug-Food Interactions:RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET may interact with alcohol and cause serious addiction, so one should not consume alcohol.
Drug-Disease Interactions: The use of the name is restricted in medical conditions, including narrow-angle glaucoma, diabetics, epilepsy, prolonged or painful erection, kidney problems, liver problems, high level of the hormone prolactin in your blood or if you have a tumour, dementia caused by stroke.
It is unsafe to consume alcohol, since alcohol consumption with RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET may increase the risk of dizziness, fainting, or headache.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is not safe in pregnancy because it causes miscarriage and abnormalities in the fetus.
There is no evidence on how RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET affects breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor before taking RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET if you are breastfeeding.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is not safe during the drive because it can make you feel drowsy. So, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET 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.
It is not recommended for children below 12 years. RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET is used to treat only above 12 years of age.
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Schizophrenia: It is a severe mental illness in which the person may see, hear or feel things that are not there, believe things that are not true, or feel unusually suspicious or confused. Schizophrenia is a long-term disease that affects brain functioning. People with schizophrenia may seem like they have lost touch with reality which might cause significant distress for the individual, their friends and family. The exact cause is unknown; however, conditions like genetics, environment, brain structure and function could be the risk factors. Symptoms include hallucinations, delusions, thought disorders, movement disorders, disorganised thinking, loss of interest, lack of emotions, etc.
RISCALM FORTE 4MG TABLET
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