Oltha 10mg Tablet

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

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 3:10 am

Oltha 10mg Tablet

Uses of Oltha 10mg Tablet

Oltha 10mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder (Manic Depression)

Side effects of Oltha 10mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Oltha 10mg Tablet are – Dizziness, Drowsiness, Fatigue, Headache, Insomnia, 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 Oltha 10mg Tablet

Do not use Oltha 10mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Olanzapine

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Oltha 10mg 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 Oltha 10mg Tablet works

Oltha 10mg Tablet contains – Olanzapine

Olanzapine may achieve antipsychotic effects by antagonizing dopamine and serotonin receptors. Anticholinergic effects may result from competitive binding to and antago-nism of the muscarinic receptors M1 through M5.

Dosage of Oltha 10mg Tablet

The dosage of Oltha 10mg 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 Oltha 10mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Oltha 10mg 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

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

Information will be added soon.

Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

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

Ozace 10mg Tablet  ( Psychotropics India Ltd. )

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Olibenz MD 10mg Tablet  ( Pulse Pharmaceuticals )

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Olimelt 10mg Tablet  ( Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

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Olteem 10mg Tablet  ( Esteem Pharmaceuticals )

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Interaction

Drug :- anticholinergics: Increased anticholinergic effects, altered thermoregulation.

antihypertensives: Increased effects of both drugs, increased risk of hypotension.

benzodiazepines parenteral: Increased risk of excessive sedation and cardiorespiratory depression.

carbamazepine, omeprazole, rifampin: Increased olanzapine clearance.

CNS depressants: Additive CNS depression, potentiated orthostatic hypotension.

diazepam: Increased CNS depressant effects.

fluvoxamine: Decreased olanzapine clearance.

levodopa: Decreased levodopa efficacy.

lorazepam parenteral: Possibly increased somnolence with I.M. olanzapine injection.

Activity :- alcohol use: Additive CNS depression, potentiated orthostatic hypotension.

smoking: Decreased blood olanzapine level.

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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