Uridol (20mg)

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Composition

Penfluridol(20 mg)

SALT INFORMATION

Penfluridol(20 mg)

TYPICAL USAGE

Schizophrenia, affective withdrawal and social maladjustment.

SIDE EFFECTS

Lower threshold for seizures, blurring of vision, dry mouth, retention of urine, constipation, orthostatic hypotension, weight gain, impaired glucose tolerance, allergic skin rashes, cholestatic jaundice; extrapyramidal effects; delirium; agitation, anxiety, depression, euphoria.

DRUG INTERACTION

Orthostatic hypotension with MAOIs; may increase sedation with alcohol, hypnotics, antihistamines, opiates; antacids containing aluminum salts may decrease absorption; additive antimuscarinic effects with TCAs; may reduce bromocriptine's ability to reduce serum prolactin; amphetamines may increase psychosis.

MECHANISM OF ACTION

Penfluridol blocks the postsynaptic dopamine receptor in the mesolimbic dopaminergic system and inhibits the release of hypothalamic and hypophyseal hormones.

SUBSTITUTES

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  • Flump (20mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 8.99/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 89.90
    pay 12% more per Tablet
  • Flumap (20mg)
    (10 Tablet in Strip)
    Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    Rs. 8.99/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 89.90
    pay 12% more per Tablet
  • Semap (20mg)
    (4 Tablet in Strip)
    Johnson & Johnson Ltd
    Rs. 14.38/Tablet
    Tablet
    Rs. 57.50
    pay 80% more per Tablet

INTERACTIONS

Can I take Uridol (20mg) during pregnancy?

Studies in animals have shown risk to fetus, however there are no sufficient studies in humans. This drug may be used in pregnant women if benefit outweighs the risk. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Uridol (20mg) while breastfeeding/lactation?

Possibly unsafe: Evidence from studies in breastfeeding women show that there is a definite risk of side effects to the breastfed infants. However, use of the drug in breastfeeding women is acceptable in spite of the risk to the infants, if the drug is needed in a life-threatening situation or for a serious disease for which safer drugs cannot be used or are ineffective. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

Can I take Uridol (20mg) with alcohol?

No studies found