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Alsiva

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Alsiva

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Lurasidone साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

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Alsiva Information

Alsiva Benefits & Uses

Alsiva is used to treat the following -

Alsiva Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Alsiva

Lurasidone

Alsiva Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Alsiva is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Nausea or vomiting
  3. Infection
  4. Anxiety Mild
  5. Dizziness Mild
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Rhinitis
  8. Fatigue Mild
  9. Abnormal Dreams
  10. Vertigo Mild
  11. Agitation
  12. Insomnia Mild
  13. Rash

Alsiva Related Warnings

Is the use of Alsiva safe for pregnant women?

Alsiva has mild to no side effects in pregnant women.

Mild

Is the use of Alsiva safe during breastfeeding?

Alsiva may lead to some side effects in breastfeeding women. If you witness any unusal symptoms after taking Alsiva, discontinue its use and call your doctor right away. Follow your doctor's advice regarding the use of Alsiva.

Moderate

What is the effect of Alsiva on the Kidneys?

Alsiva may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Alsiva on the Liver?

Alsiva may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Alsiva on the Heart?

Side effects of Alsiva rarely affect the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Alsiva with Other Drugs

Alsiva should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Alsiva Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Alsiva unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Dementia
  2. Tardive Dyskinesia
  3. Depression
  4. Kidney Disease
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Heart Disease
  7. Suicidal Tendency

Frequently asked Questions about Alsiva

Is this Alsiva habit forming or addictive?

No, you will not get addicted to Alsiva.

No

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

After taking Alsiva you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but consume Alsiva only on doctor's advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Alsiva works for mental disorders.

Yes

Alsiva Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Alsiva

Taking Alsiva with some specific foods may delay its effect. Talk to your doctor about this.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Alsiva

It is difficult to say anything about the effect of Alsiva and alcohol. No research has been done on this yet.

Unknown
This medicine data has been created by -
Dr. Md Saadullah
M.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience
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Dr. Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
2 Years of Experience
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References

  1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 795-797
  2. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 795-797
  3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Latuda (lurasidone hydrochloride)