Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s

(2 customer reviews)

 115.50

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Drug Strength: 0.5 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 10s
Does this requires a prescription ?Yes

Alzilo tablet contains Rasagiline | belongs to MAO-B inhibitor

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    2 reviews for Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s

    1. prince javed

      please hurry up.its emergency

    2. Kashif Sohail

      Kashif Sohail submitted 4 stars.

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    How it works

    Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s works by increasing the levels of certain natural substances in the brain (such as dopamine, norepinephrine, serotonin).

    Side effects

    Major & minor side effects for Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s

    • Hypersensitivity severe
    • Increase in blood pressure severe
    • Sleepiness or unusual drowsiness severe
    • Orthostatic Hypotension severe
    • Dyskinesia severe
    • Serotonin syndrome severe
    • Nausea

    Uses of Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s

    What is it prescribed for?

    • Parkinson's disease

      This medicine is used either alone or in combination with other drugs to control the symptoms of Parkinson's disease such as shakiness, muscle stiffness, loss of normal movements, and switching between normal movements and stiffness.

    Concerns

    Frequently asked questions

    • Onset of action

      The effect of this medicine can be observed within 1 hour of administration of the dose.

    • Duration of Effect

      The amount of time for which this medicine remains active in the body is not clinically established.

    • Safe with Alchohol?

      Interaction with alcohol is unknown. It is advisable to consult your doctor before consumption.

    • Is it habit forming?

      No habit forming tendencies were reported.

    • Usage in pregnancy?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    • Usage while breast-feeding?

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    When not to use?

    • Allergy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with a known allergy to Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s or any other components present along with it.

    Warnings

    Warnings for special population
    • Pregnancy

      This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    • Breast-feeding

      This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless necessary. All the risks and benefits should be discussed with the doctor before taking this medicine.

    General Warnings
    • Orthostatic hypotension

      This medicine may cause hypotension (low blood pressure) and fainting while suddenly getting up from a sitting or a lying position. Patients should get up slowly to avoid these side effects. Report any symptoms such as dizziness, fainting, weakness, etc. to the doctor immediately. Appropriate dose adjustments may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

    • Hyperpyrexia and confusion

      This medicine may cause an increase in body temperature, altered consciousness, and muscular rigidity associated with withdrawal or dose reduction or dose change. Close monitoring and appropriate corrective measures may be required based on the clinical condition.

    • Use in pediatrics

      Use of this medicine in children and adolescents is not recommended.

    • Drowsiness

      This medicine may cause dizziness or drowsiness. It is advised that you do not perform any activities that require high mental alertness like driving a vehicle or operating machinery while receiving this medicine.

    • Other Medicines

      This medicine may interact with many other medicines and may cause severe side effects. Hence, it is advised that you inform the doctor about all your current medicines including any herbs and supplements before beginning treatment with this medicine.

    Dosage

    • Missed Dose

      If a dose of Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s is missed, take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. If it is almost time for the next dose, continue with the normal dosing schedule. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed one.

    • Overdose

      Seek emergency medical treatment or contact a doctor immediately in case of an overdose. Symptoms of an overdose may include drowsiness, dizziness, fainting, a severe headache, etc.

    Interactions

    Interaction with Medicines
    • Linezolid severe
    • Tapentadol severe
    • Antidepressants severe
    • 5-Hydroxytryptophan severe
    • Anaesthetics severe
    Disease interactions
    • severe

      This medicine should be used with caution due to an increased risk of a very low blood pressure while getting up from a lying or a sitting position. This risk is especially higher in patients receiving high blood pressure medicines. Close monitoring of blood pressure in necessary while receiving this medicine. Report any symptoms of hypotension such as lightheadedness or fainting to the doctor on priority. Appropriate dose adjustments or replacement with a suitable alternative may be necessary based on the clinical condition.

    • severe

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with psychotic disorders due to the increased risk of worsening of the patient's condition.

    • severe

      This medicine is not recommended for use in patients with moderate to severe hepatic impairment. Appropriate dose adjustments should be done in patients with mild hepatic impairment to avoid undesired side effects.

    • moderate

      This medicine may cause a sudden increase in the blood pressure. Close monitoring of blood pressure is necessary while receiving this medicine. Appropriate dose adjustments may be required if the elevation in blood pressure is persistent. Patients should be screened for new onset hypertension or uncontrolled hypertension before initiating therapy with this medicine.

    Food interactions
    • Use of caffeine along with Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s may cause alterations in blood pressure, dizziness, confusion, nausea, vomiting, and hallucinations. It is advised that you do not consume caffeine during treatment with this medicine. Using Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s along with foods rich in tyramine such as aged or processed cheese, red wine, bananas, avocados, yogurt, etc. may cause a sudden increase in the blood pressure. Report any symptoms such as a sudden, severe headache; difficulty thinking; seizures; or chest pain; etc. to the doctor immediately. Your dietitian/doctor may suggest appropriate changes in your diet based on your clinical condition.

    General Instructions

    Take This medicine as instructed by the doctor. Do not take this medicine in larger or smaller quantities than prescribed. Do not stop the use of this medicine without consulting your doctor. Close monitoring of kidney function and blood pressure is necessary while receiving this medicine.

    Other details

    • Can be taken with or without food, as advised by your doctor
    • To be taken as instructed by doctor
    • May cause sleepiness

    References

    Additional Information>

    what are the adverse effects of Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s?

    Dry mouth, dyspepsia, constipation, flatulence, angina, headache, depression, anorexia, weight loss, abnormal dreams, vertigo, hallucinations, urinary urgency, leucopenia, arthralgia, conjunctivitis, rhinitis, rash, skin carcinoma.

    What happens if I miss a dose of Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s?

    Adults: Monotherapy: 1 mg daily. Adjunctive therapy: Initial: 0.5 mg once daily. Titrate: may increase to 1 mg once daily. Adjust dose of levodopa with concomitant use. Children: Not recommended.

    One of the following licensed pharmacy from the nearest location will deliver Alzilo tablet 0.5 mg 10’s. The details of the licensed pharmacy shall be shared once you request the drugs and the respective pharmacy accepts your request based on valid prescription and availability.

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