Risdone LS Tablet is used for Depression, Emotional instability, Brain disorders, Irritable mood, Nervous system breakdown, Severe pain in nerves, Movement disorder, Involuntary movement of face and jaw and other conditions. Risdone LS Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
Risdone LS Tablet contains Risperidone and Trihexiphenidyl as active ingredients.
Risdone LS Tablet works by altering the effects of chemicals in the brain; blocking the action of a chemical on the nerves;
Detailed information related to Risdone LS Tablet’s uses, composition, dosage, side effects and reviews is listed below.
Risdone LS Tablet is used for the treatment, control, prevention, & improvement of the following diseases, conditions and symptoms:
Nervous system breakdown
Severe pain in nerves
Involuntary movement of face and jaw
The following is a list of possible side-effects that may occur from all constituting ingredients of Risdone LS Tablet. This is not a comprehensive list. These side-effects are possible, but do not always occur. Some of the side-effects may be rare but serious. Consult your doctor if you observe any of the following side-effects, especially if they do not go away.
Increased heart rate
High prolactin levels in the blood
Redness in the membrane covering the eye
Inflammation of the air passages
Pain in the pharynx and larynx
Redness of skin
Increased in weight
Unable to sleep
Urinary tract infection
Inflammation of the air-cavities around nose
Muscle pain or stiffness
Agitation extrapyramidal symptoms
Neuroleptic malignant syndrome
Abnormally rapid heart rate
Blurring of vision
Dryness of mouth
Organic confusional state
Irregular heart beat
Multiple ventricular ectopics
Risdone LS Tablet may also cause side-effects not listed here.
If you notice other side-effects not listed above, contact your doctor for medical advice. You may also report side-effects to your local food and drug administration authority.
Before using Risdone LS Tablet, inform your doctor about your current list of medications, over the counter products (e.g. vitamins, herbal supplements, etc.), allergies, pre-existing diseases, and current health conditions (e.g. pregnancy, upcoming surgery, etc.). Some health conditions may make you more susceptible to the side-effects of the drug. Take as directed by your doctor or follow the direction printed on the product insert. Dosage is based on your condition. Tell your doctor if your condition persists or worsens. Important counseling points are listed below.
Avoid abrupt discontinuation of treatment
Be careful if you have dehydration or decrease in blood volume
Child will be regularly monitored for measurements of height, weight, sexual maturation and other potentially prolactin-related effects
Children and adolescents
Consult a doctor if you have heart failure and heart attack
Consult your doctor in case you have any history of convulsions, recent myocardial infarction and concurrent administration of CNS depressants
Do not consume alcohol
Do not drive or operate heavy machinery
Exercise caution in patients with high blood pressure, heart, kidney or liver disorders, glaucoma, obstructive disease of digestive, genital and urinary tracts, myasthenia gravis, elderly men with enlarged prostate gland
Interactions with Risdone LS Tablet
If you use other drugs or over the counter products at the same time, the effects of Risdone LS Tablet may change. This may increase your risk for side-effects or cause your drug not to work properly. Tell your doctor about all the drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements you are using, so that you doctor can help you prevent or manage drug interactions. Risdone LS Tablet may interact with the following drugs and products:
When not to use Risdone LS Tablet
Hypersensitivity to Risdone LS Tablet is a contraindication. In addition, Risdone LS Tablet should not be used if you have the following conditions:
Acute narrow angle glaucoma
Children under 18 years of age
Chronic pulmonary disease
Do not consume along with furosemide
Pregnancy and lactation
Sick sinus syndrome