Medicine : Rithem (25mg)

Name:Rithem (25mg)
Manufacturer:Cadila Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Generic Use:Levosulpiride
Composition:Levosulpiride(25 Mg)

Generic ( Levosulpiride )

Typical use Of Levosulpiride :Psychosis, Particularly Negative And Cognitive Symptoms Of Schizophrenia, Depression. Somatoform Disorders, Dyspepsia, Gastro-esophageal Reflux And Irritable Bowel Syndrome.
Mechanism of action of Levosulpiride :Levosulpiride Is A Substituted Benzamide, Which Exerts Antidopaminergic (selective Dopamine D2 Receptors) Activity On Both Central And Peripheral Levels. It Is An Atypical Neuroleptic And A Prokinetic Agent.
Drug Interaction of Levosulpiride :Reduced Bioavailability With Sucralfate, Aluminium- And Magnesium-containing Antacids. Effect On GI Motility May Be Antagonised By Anticholinergic Agents, Narcotics And Analgesics. Avoid Alcohol.
Side effects of Levosulpiride :Amenorrhoea, Gynaecomastia, Galactorrhoea, Changes In Libido.Potentially Fatal: Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome.


How Levosulpiride will impact on Pregnancy ?

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How Levosulpiride will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

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Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Levosulpiride

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