Rispolept solution 30 ml
Rispolept solution 30 ml
WHAT IT IS USED rispolept?
Rispolept is used in the treatment of a group of mental disorders called psychosis. These are brain disorders that affect thinking, feelings and / or actions, such as confusion, hallucinations, disturbances in perception (hearing the voice of someone who is absent at the time), excessive suspicion, alienation and social conditions of excessive samovglabenost, excitability and tension.
Rispolept can be used in both acute and chronic. In addition, after the relief of symptoms rispolept be used to keep the disease under control and prevent exacerbations.
Another condition, which can be taken rispolept is mania characterized by symptoms such as elevated, expansive mood, irritability, increased self-esteem, decreased need for sleep, pressure of speech, racing thoughts, poor judgment, or abducted, destructive or aggressive behavior. Rispolept can be used alone or with other medication, referring to the group of mood stabilizers.
WHEN NOT TO BE USED rispolept?
You should not use rispolept if you know you are allergic to it. Hypersensitivity can be recognized by skin rash, itching, shortness of breath and sweating in the face. If you experience any of these symptoms, contact your doctor promptly.
Studies in elderly patients with dementia have shown that intake of rispolept alone or with furosemide observed a higher incidence of mortality. Tell your doctor if you are taking furosemide. Furosemide is a drug that is sometimes used to treat high blood pressure, to treat swelling in different parts of the body caused by the collection of too much fluid.
In elderly patients with dementia was observed sudden onset of weakness and numbness of the face, arms or legs, especially unilateral or inarticulate speech. Noblyudavate If any of these conditions for even a short time, contact your doctor immediately.
With continued administration rispolept can cause uncontrollable twitching of the facial muscles. If this occurs, consult your doctor
Very rarely can occur confusional states, power disturbances in consciousness, fever, or muscle stiffness. Should this occur, consult a doctor
timely and informed him that taking rispolept.
In very rare cases of elevated blood sugar. Contact your doctor if you experience symptoms such as excessive thirst or urination.
WHAT PRECAUTIONS SHOULD TAKE?
Eat sparingly since rispolept can cause weight gain.
Cardiovascular disease, renal and hepatic function, Parkinson's disease, Lewy Body dementia or epilepsy
If you suffer from any of these, tell your doctor about this. There may need to be under medical supervision or the strength to be adjusted.
Elderly people should take rispolept in lower doses than recommended for other adults (see "How to take rispolept and in what dosage").
If you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant, you should report it to your doctor who will decide whether you can take rispolept or not. In newborns of mothers taking rispolept in the last trimester of pregnancy were observed tremor, stiffness and difficulty in feeding, these symptoms were reversible.
If you take rispolept should not breastfeed. In this case, we advise you to contact your doctor.
Driving and operating machinery
It is rispolept affect attention and your ability to drive. You are advised not to drive or operate machinery until your doctor to assess your individual sensitivity to rispolept.
Interactions with other drugs and alcohol
If you are taking other medicines, tell your doctor about this. He will tell you what drugs you can take while rispolept.
Rispolept enhances the effect of alcohol and drugs that slow reactions (tranquilizers, narcotic analgesics, some antihistamines, some antidepressants). You are advised not to drink alcohol and to consume such drugs only on prescription.
Some medicines used to treat Parkinson's disease (dopamine agonists, eg. Levodopa) may exhibit an effect opposite to that of rispolept. The effect of rispolept could change and carbamazepine, which are mainly used for epilepsy and neuralgia of the trigeminal nerve (acute pain rblastta face). Therefore, you should tell your doctor if you start or stop treatment with carbamazepine.
Fluoxetine and paroxetine - medicines that are used primarily to treat depression - can cause increased levels of rispolept in your blood. Therefore, tell your doctor if you start and / or stop taking fluoxetine or paroxetine.
Cimetidine and ranitidine - Two drugs used to reduce gastric acid - may slightly increase the level of rispolept in your blood, but they usually do not change the effect of rispolept.
Erythromycin, an antibiotic, has no effect on the level of blood rispolept.
Topiramate, a drug used to treat epilepsy and migraine, no significant effect on the level of blood rispolept.
Galantamine and donepezil - drugs used to treat dementia - no effect on rispolept.
Rispolept showed no effect on lithium or valproate - Two drugs used to treat mania, no effect on digoxin, a heart medicine.
Concomitant administration of furosemide rispolept - a drug that is used for conditions such as heart failure and high blood pressure - may-be associated with adverse effects. Tell your doctor if you are taking furosemide (see "Warning").
HOW TO BE USED rispolept and at what dosage?
Rispolept is available as tablets and solution for oral administration.
You can take rispolept as a meal or between meals. The tablets can be taken with some liquid. The solution can be mixed with soft drinks except tea.
It is very important to take the correct dose rispolept, but it is different for different people. For this reason, your doctor will adjust the dosage until the desired effect is obtained. Follow the instructions of your doctor and do not stop or change the prescribed dose without even consulting him.
For adults and adolescents over 15 years of treating psychosis begins gradually.
For example: the first day is 2 mg taken, the second day - 4 mg. Henceforth dose can not be changed or need to be further adjusted.
For long-term treatment is sufficient 4 to 6 mg per day. It may be sufficient and at a lower dose.
The total amount for the day can be taken once or twice-- morning and evening. Your doctor should advise you on what is best for you.
Your doctor will tell you how many tablets or how much solution is needed in your case.
Generally, in elderly patients with psychosis is best to take half the dosage recommended for adults in two divided doses. With prolonged treatment the total dose per day may also be taken at once. Your doctor will tell you how many tablets or how much of the solution is most suitable for you.
For the treatment of manic disorders recommended starting dose of 2 mg once daily. This dose may be increased gradually in several steps of 1 mg, but not more often than every day. Most people feel better with doses between 1 and 6 mg per day. Your doctor will tell you how many tablets or oral solution are suitable for your particular case. Rispolept can
be used alone or in combination with another type of medicine known as a mood stabilizer.
In patients with reduced liver or kidney function, your doctor will tell you how many tablets or oral solution is appropriate to take in your case.
What should you do in case you forget to take rispolept?
During the initial treatment period:
Take the missed dose as soon as possible, instead of the next dose. Then continue to take the remaining doses in the above order.
Do not take the missed dose and take the dose as usual and should continue the course of treatment.
IMPORTANT! Never take more than 16 mg daily.
There are four types of tablets, which differ in the amount of risperidone in them. You can distinguish the color tablets rispolept and form (see "What rispolept").
The solution comes with pipette, which you can download right amount from the vial. Instructions for opening the bottle and use the pipette:
Bottle comes with a child-proof cap and opens as follows:
press the plastic cover down and rotate in the direction counterclockwise
The pipette is inserted into the vial. Whilst maintaining the lower ring, top ring is drawn to the mark corresponding to the number of milliliters or milligrams needed.
By adhering bottom ring filled pipette is removed from the vial. The contents of the pipette is poured into soft drink except tea as a slip ring top down. Close the vial and pipette rinsed with water.
Rispolept usually well tolerated and in many cases it is difficult to differentiate adverse events from symptoms of the disease. In some cases, they may experience the following side effects: drowsiness, increased agitation, anxiety, headache. Very rarely can occur: lethargy, fatigue, difficulty with concentration, blurred vision, dizziness, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation, impaired libido, dropping in little need nasal congestion. Sedation is usually mild and transient, may occur more frequently in children than in adults. Although these symptoms are usually harmless if they bother you too much, talk to your doctor.
Occasionally a slight drop in blood pressure at baseline, accompanied by some dizziness. Most often this condition resolves spontaneously. In later stages of treatment may occur elevated blood pressure, but it happens very rarely.
During treatment, your weight would slightly increase (see "Precautions") and may be some violations of the motor, such as shaking, mild muscle stiffness, twitching legs. These symptoms are usually not dangerous and disappear after reducing the dose of doctor rispolept or by prescribing additional medication.
Although rare, can occur swelling of the ankles, but they are completely harmless.
In elderly patients with dementia was observed sudden onset of weakness and numbness of the face, arms or legs, especially unilateral or inarticulate speech. If you observe any of these symptoms, contact your doctor.
Hypersensitivity to rispolept is rare. It can be expressed with a skin rash, itching, feeling of choking or swelling of the face, lips or tongue. With the emergence of these symptoms, contact your doctor as soon as possible.
Very rarely occur confusional state, impaired consciousness, fever or muscle spasms expressed.
In very rare cases raising blood sugar levels. Talk to your doctor if you experience symptoms such as an enhanced sense of thirst or urination.
In extremely rare cases, most often under the influence of some factors, such as high or low temperatures may be significant changes in body temperature. If this happens, call a doctor.
For long-term treatment could occur twitching of the tongue, face, mouth or jaw. If you watch these, you should contact your doctor.
After prolonged treatment some patients can be detected breast enlargement, separation of milk secretion from breasts or menstrual disorders. It should be noted, however, that the IRI most patients will not show any of these complications. However, without hesitation, tell your doctor if you develop any side effects.
One may observe the following symptoms: impaired consciousness, drowsiness, languor, strong tremors and muscle rigidity. In such cases, contact your doctor. Meanwhile, the removal of these complaints can take activated charcoal, which absorbs the drug present in your stomach.
Physician information in case of overdose
The blackouts, restore and maintain patency of the patient dihatelinte roads.
If blood pressure is low, inject a suitable sympathomimetic.
It's ECG tracing. Assess the need for admission to hospital.
HOW TO KEEP rispolept?
Rispolept Store at 30 ° C (ie, at normal room temperature). Protect the solution from freezing.