Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s

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Drug Strength: 100 mg
Drug Form : Tablet
Pack Size : 50s

Sedectil tablet contains Chlorpromazine | belongs to Phenothiazine

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How it works

Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s works by binding to the receptors and inhibits the release of the chemical substances that cause psychotic symptoms.

Side effects

Major & minor side effects for Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s

  • Uncontrolled body movements
  • Restlessness
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry mouth
  • Blurred vision
  • Skin rash
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Difficulty in breathing
  • Muscle stiffness

Uses of Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s

What is it prescribed for?

  • Schizophrenia

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is used in the treatment of Schizophrenia which is a nervous system disorder characterized by delusions, hallucinations.

  • Nausea and vomiting

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is used to control nausea and vomiting.

  • Preoperative sedation

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is used to reduce the anxiety before surgery.

  • Intractable Hiccups

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is used to control hiccups.

  • Porphyria

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is used to control symptoms of Porphyria.

  • Tetanus

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is used as an adjunct in the treatment of tetanus to relieve muscle spasm.

Concerns

Frequently asked questions

  • Onset of action

    The effect of this medicine can be observed in 30 to 60 minutes.

  • Duration of Effect

    The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4 to 6 hours.

  • Safe with Alchohol?

    Consumption of alcohol with this medicine is not recommended as it can result in dizziness and difficulty in concentration. Avoid activities that need mental alertness like driving and operating machinery.

  • Is it habit forming?

    No habit forming tendency has been reported

  • Usage in pregnancy?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women.

  • Usage while breast-feeding?

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.

When not to use?

  • Allergy

    Not recommended in patients with known allergy to Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s or phenothiazines.

  • Severe central nervous system depression

    Not recommended in patients with central nervous system depression disorders.

Warnings

Warnings for special population
  • Pregnancy

    This medicine is not recommended for use in pregnant women.

  • Breast-feeding

    This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women.

General Warnings
  • Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s should be discontinued immediately if the patient develops Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome characterized by an increase in the body temperature, muscle rigidity, altered consciousness.

  • Tardive dyskinesia

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s may cause involuntary movements of tongue, lips, and face. Inform the doctor if you have these symptoms. The dose should be reduced or the medicine discontinued if the symptoms worsen.

  • Diabetes and Dyslipidemia

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s may increase the blood glucose levels in the body. Assess these parameters before initiation of the treatment. Also, regular monitoring of blood glucose and body weight is necessary.

  • Blood cells count

    Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s may reduce the blood cell count, especially WBC (neutrophils). Any symptoms of fever, weakness during the treatment should be reported to the doctor. The dose should be reduced or the medicine discontinued if the symptoms worsen.

  • Pediatric use

    The safety and efficacy of Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s is not established in the children less than 6 months of age.

  • Discontinuation syndrome

    Do not stop taking this medicine abruptly as it may cause withdrawal symptoms like nausea, headache, diarrhea, dizziness, and irritability. The dose should be reduced gradually based on the patient's response under the doctor's supervision.

Dosage

  • Missed Dose

    Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If it is almost the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose. Do not double your dose to make up for the missed dose.

  • Overdose

    Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of an overdose.

Interactions

Interaction with Medicines
  • Antidiabetic medicines moderate
  • Opioids severe
  • Antihypertensives moderate
  • Levodopa moderate
Disease interactions
  • severe

    This medicine is not recommended in the patients with dementia-related psychosis as it increases the risk of heart diseases like heart failure and infectious diseases like pneumonia. An alternate medicine should be considered based on the clinical condition.

General Instructions

Take Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s as instructed by the doctor. Do not take in larger amounts than prescribed. Consult the doctor if you experience any undesirable effects. Do not stop taking the medicine without consulting your doctor as it may cause withdrawal symptoms.

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

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How to use Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s

IV: Direct of intermittent infusion: Infuse 1 mg or portion thereof over 1 min. Note: Avoid skin contact with soln; may cause contact dermatitis. Diluted injection (1 mg/mL) with NS remain stable for 30 days. Dilute injection (1 mg/mL) with NS for IV administration. IM: Slowly and deep into upper outer quadrant of buttocks, such as in the gluteus maximus. To minimize hypotensive effects, keep patient lying flat and monitor blood pressure for 30 mins after injection.
Compatibility: Stable in dextran 6% in dextrose, dextran 6% in NS, D5LR, D5 ¼ NS, D5 ½ NS, D5NS, D5W, D10W, LR, 0.45% NS, NS.
Stability: Protect from light. Diluted injection (1 mg/mL) with NS and stored in 5 mL vials remains stable for 30 days.

what are the adverse effects of Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s?

Leucopenia, hyperprolactinaemia, acute dystonias and dyskinesias, akathisia, Parkinsonism, drowsiness, insomnia, agitation, tachycardia, arrhythmias, ECG changes, hypotension, anticholinergic effects (e.g. dry mouth, blurred vision), respiratory depression, nasal stuffiness, rash, photosensitivity, hypoglycaemia, impaired temperature regulation, convulsions, male sexual dysfunction. Rarely, agranulocytosis, tardive dyskinesia, jaundice, neuroleptic malignant syndrome, pigmentary retinopathy.

What happens if I miss a dose of Sedectil tablet 100 mg 50’s?

Adults: To manage symptoms of psychotic disorders or control manic manifestations of manic-depression: ORAL: 10 mg t.i.d or q.i.d, 25 mg b.i.d or t.i.d. After 1 or 2 days, dose increased by 20-50 mg semi-weekly until patient is calm. After 2 wk, dosage gradually reduced to maintenance dose 200-800 mg daily in divided doses.
Nausea & vomiting: ORAL: 10-25 mg every 4-6 hrs, p.r.n. INJECTION: IM: 25 mg. If no hypotension occurs, 25-50 mg every 3-4 hrs, p.r.n, until vomiting stops; then drug switched to oral form.
Intractable hiccups: ORAL: 25-50 mg every 6-8 hrs. INJECTION: IM: 25-50 mg every 6-8 hrs. IV: Refractory to oral or IM treatment: 25-50 mg by slow IV infusion.
Intraoperative control of nausea & vomiting: INJECTION: IV:25 mg diluted to 1 mg/mL with NaCl & given at no more than 2 mg every 2 min. Max: 25 mg. IM: 12.5 mg. Repeat in 30 min if needed & no hypotension occurs.
Children: Childhood schizophrenia and other psychosis: ORAL: 1-6 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 4-6 hr adjusted according to response, max 40 mg/day; 6-12 yr, 10 mg 3 times daily, adjusted according to response, max 75 mg/day; 12-18 yr, 25 mg 3 times daily or 75 mg at night, adjusted according to response, to usual maintenance dose of 75-300 mg daily (up to 1 gm daily may be required).
Relief of acute symptoms of psychosis: INJECTION: IM: 1-6 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 6-8 hr, max 40 mg day; 6-12 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 6-8 hr, max 75 mg day; 12-18 yr, 25-50 mg every 6-8 hr.
Nausea and vomiting of terminal illness: ORAL: 1-6 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 4-6 hr, max 40 mg daily; 6-12 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 4-6 hr, max 75 mg daily; 12-18 yr, 10-25 mg every 4-6 hr. INJECTION: IM: 1-6 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 6-8 hr, max 40 mg daily; 6-12 yr, 500 mcg/kg every 6-8 hr, max 75 mg daily; 12-18 yr, initially 25 mg then 25-50 mg every 3-4 hr until vomiting stops.
Intraoperative control of nausea & vomiting: Children: INJECTION: IV: = 6 mth: 0.275 mg/ kg diluted to at least 1 mg/mL with NaCl & given at no more than 1 mg every 2 min. Max: 75 mg/ day for children ages 5-12 yrs; 40 mg daily for children up to age 5 yrs. IM: = 6 mth: 0.275 mg/ kg. Repeat in 30 min if needed & tolerated.

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