Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride)
What is Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride) used for?
Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride) is a type of medication known as an atypical antipsychotic used to treat the symptoms of schizophrenia such as social isolation, lack of feelings, lack of emotion, hallucinations, and disturbed thoughts or behavior. The medication works by balancing levels of a natural substance in the brain known as dopamine. Your physician may also prescribe it to treat other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride)?
Follow your physician's instructions while using Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride) to get the most effective results from treatment. One tablet is normally administered once each day, but your individual dosage will be decided by your health condition and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a full glass of water and may be taken with or without food, but a snack is recommended before application if you experience nausea. Never alter the form of the tablets before use by crushing or splitting them to avoid unintentionally destroying or changing the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about the medication before beginning use to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride)?
The use of Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride) may cause side effects such as:
Immediately inform your physician if you experience any symptoms that worry you or if more serious side effects occur such as seizures, twitching of the muscles in the face, elevated liver enzymes, slowed heart rate, increased glucose levels, clot formation, arrhythmias, flu symptoms, or reduced blood cell count. These conditions may require changes to your dosage or frequency of administration to prevent more complications from occurring.
Do not begin using Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride) if you have dementia, tumors that grow in the presence of prolactin, or tumors affecting the adrenal gland. Also disclose if you have a history of seizures, diabetes, risk of stroke, clotting disorders, cardiovascular disease, decreased kidney function, Parkinson's disease, withdrawal from alcohol, disturbances in electrolyte levels, or if you are a smoker. These conditions may lead to unexpected complications requiring adjustments to your dosage or frequency of application.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Sulpitac 50 (Amisulpride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.