Flurilept 20mg Tablet

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 4:02 am

Flurilept 20mg Tablet

Uses of Flurilept 20mg Tablet

Flurilept 20mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Schizophrenia

Side effects of Flurilept 20mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Flurilept 20mg Tablet are – Dystonia, Weight Gain, Blurring of Vision, Dry Mouth, Retention of Urine, Sleepiness, Constipation

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

Precautions while using Flurilept 20mg Tablet

Do not use Flurilept 20mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Penfluridol

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Flurilept 20mg 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 Flurilept 20mg Tablet works

Flurilept 20mg Tablet contains – Penfluridol

Penfluridol binds to the dopamine receptor & exerts its antipsychotic activity by blocking the dopamine projections in the limbic system and in mesocortical area.

Dosage of Flurilept 20mg Tablet

The dosage of Flurilept 20mg 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 Flurilept 20mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Flurilept 20mg 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.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

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Pregnancy

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Breastfeeding

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Driving

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Kidney

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Liver

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Alternate Brands

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

Flumap 20mg Tablet  ( Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

89.90  10 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Penridol 20mg Tablet  ( Linux Laboratories )

100.00  4 Tablets Strip Tablets Strip

Interaction

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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.

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