• Tab. Apiz-20mg

Tab. Apiz-20mg

Requires Prescription
strip of 10 tablets
Generic Name: Aripiprazole
25 Ratings
Rs. 180.7

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Information about Tab. Apiz-20mg

Apiz Tablet is an atypical antipsychotic. It works by modulating the action of certain chemical messengers in the brain that affect thoughts. Aripiprazole works by combination antagonism at D2 receptors in the mesolimbic pathway and 5HT2A receptors in the frontal cortex. Antagonism at D2 receptors relieves positive symptoms while antagonism at 5HT2A receptors relieves negative symptoms of schizophrenia.

INGREDIENTS:

Aripiprazole

Benifits:

Apiz is used in the treatment of Schizophrenia, Major Depressive Disorder and bipolar disorder.

Direction to Use

  • Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor.
  • Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it.
  • Apiz Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
  • Take special precaution while taking¬†Apiz if you have high blood sugar or family history of diabetes ; seizure (fits), involuntary, irregular muscle movements, especially in the face; disease of heart or its blood vessels (cardiovascular diseases).

Side Effects

Common Side Effects of Apiz are Headache, Fatigue, Nausea, Vomiting, Blurred vision, Sleepiness, Dyspepsia, Increased saliva production, Parkinsonism, Akathisia, Dystonia, Restlessness, Dizziness, Constipation, Tremor, Anxiety, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping).

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