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Atarap

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Atarap

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Pimozide साल्ट से बनी दवाएं:

Atarap के सारे विकल्प देखें

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Atarap Information

Atarap Benefits & Uses

Atarap is used to treat the following -

Atarap 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 Atarap

Pimozide

Atarap Side Effects

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

  1. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  2. Dry Mouth Severe
  3. Constipation Common
  4. Dystonia Rare
  5. Akathisia
  6. Abnormal voluntary movements
  7. Blurred vision
  8. Nausea or vomiting
  9. Dry eyes
  10. Drowsiness
  11. Rash
  12. Weight Loss
  13. Headache Mild

Atarap Related Warnings

Is the use of Atarap safe for pregnant women?

Atarap can cause unwanted side effects in pregnant women. If you experience any side effects, stop taking Atarap right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Atarap safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Atarap. It should only be taken after medical advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Atarap on the Kidneys?

Atarap rarely harms the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Atarap on the Liver?

Very few cases of side effects of Atarap on the liver have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Atarap on the Heart?

Atarap is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Atarap with Other Drugs

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

Atarap Contraindications

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

  1. Tardive Dyskinesia
  2. Parkinson's Disease
  3. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  4. Calcium Deficiency
  5. Potassium Deficiency
  6. Liver Disease
  7. Dementia
  8. Neutropenia

Frequently asked Questions about Atarap

Is this Atarap habit forming or addictive?

Atarap does not cause addiction.

No

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

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

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, Atarap is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, taking Atarap can treat mental disorders.

Yes

Atarap Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Atarap

Eating certain foods may increase the time it takes Atarap to have an effect. You should consult your doctor about it.

Mild

Interaction between Alcohol and Atarap

Consumption of alcohol and Atarap together may have severe effects on your health.

Severe
This medicine data has been created by -
Vikas Chauhan
B.Pharma, Pharmacy
3 Years of Experience

References

  1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Orap® (Pimozide)
  2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 440,441
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