Arifine 5mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Nilanjan Chandra | Written By Kunal V Kumar

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:20 am

Arifine 5mg Tablet

Uses of Arifine 5mg Tablet

Arifine 5mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Mania, Depression

Side effects of Arifine 5mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Arifine 5mg Tablet are – Depression, Dizziness, Headache, Insomnia, Lethargy, Paresthesia, Dry Mouth, Pharyngitis, Chest Pain, Hypertension, Abdominal or Pelvic Pain, Anorexia, Increased Appetite, Constipation, Diarrhea, Nausea, Vomiting

These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Arifine 5mg Tablet

Do not use Arifine 5mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Aripiprazole

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Arifine 5mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Arifine 5mg Tablet works

Arifine 5mg Tablet contains – Aripiprazole

Aripiprazole may produce antipsychotic effects through partial agonist and antagonist actions. Aripiprazole acts as a partial agonist at dopamine especially D2 receptors and
serotonin especially 5-HT1A receptors.The drug acts as an antagonist at 5-HT2A serotonin receptor sites.

Dosage of Arifine 5mg Tablet

The dosage of Arifine 5mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Arifine 5mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Arifine 5mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

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Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Arpit 5mg Tablet  ( Crescent Therapeutics Ltd. )

38.46  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Arip MT 5mg Tablet  ( Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

60.90  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Ariday 5mg Tablet  ( Linux Laboratories )

53.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Arip 5mg Tablet  ( Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

47.00  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip


Drug :- anticholingerics: Increased risk for potentially fatal elevation of body temperature.

carbamazepine and other CYP3A4 inducers: Possibly increased clearance and decreased blood level of aripiprazole.

clarithromycin, fluoxetine, paroxetine, quinidine, and other CYP2D6 inhibitors, ketoconazole and other CYP3A4 inhibitors: Possibly inhibited aripiprazole elimination and increased blood level.

CNS depressants: Increased CNS depression.

Activity :- alcohol use: Increased CNS depression.

About Reviewer

Dr. Nilanjan Chandra is a talented Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, De-addiction specialist, and Sex Therapist with 10 years of experience. He's currently practicing as a Consultant Neuro-psychiatrist at Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata. He completed his MBBS from Calcutta National Medical College in 2011 and MD from Government Medical College and New Civil Hospital, Surat in 2016.

About Author

Kunal is a registered pharmacist with RGUHS with over 11 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.