PIMIDE 4MG TABLET is used to control motor or verbal tics (an uncontrollable need to repeat certain movements or sounds) caused by Tourette's disorder (condition characterized by motor or verbal tics).
Side Effects :
. weakness . dizziness, feeling unsteady, or having trouble keeping your balance . dry mouth . increased saliva . diarrhoea . constipation . unusual hunger or thirst . changes in posture . nervousness . changes in behaviour . difficulty tasting food . sensitivity to light . changes in vision . decreased sexual ability in men . blank facial expression . shuffling walk . unusual, slowed, or uncontrollable movements of any part of the body . restlessness . speech problems . changes in handwriting . rash
PIMIDE 4MG TABLET comes as a tablet to be taken by mouth. It is usually taken once a day at bedtime or two or more times a day. Take this medicine exactly as directed.
PIMIDE 4MG TABLET works by decreasing abnormal excitement in the brain.
Pregnancy: should be used during pregnancy only if the benefit clearly outweighs the risk. Alcohol: Avoid drinking alcohol. Driving: may affect you being able to drive. Do not drive or use any tools or machines without discussing this with your doctor first.
Kidney: Caution is recommended in patients with kidney disease. LIver: Caution is recommended in patients with liver disease.
. You should not use this medicine if you are allergic to it, or if: - you have low levels of potassium or magnesium in your blood. - you have long QT syndrome. . Tell your doctor if you have ever had: - seizures or epilepsy. - heart problems, high blood pressure, or a heart attack. - an enlarged prostate or urination problems. - glaucoma.
Store at room temperature away from moisture, heat and light.