Aryzalera

Aryzalera

aripiprazole

Manufacturer:

Krka

Distributor:

T-BOMA
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Aripiprazole
Indications/Uses
Treatment of schizophrenia in adult & adolescents ≥15 yr. Treatment of manic episodes in bipolar I disorder in adult & adolescents ≥13 yr. Prevention of manic episodes in adult patients who have responded to aripiprazole treatment.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult 15 mg once daily. Max: 30 mg once daily. Childn & adolescent >13 yr 10 mg once daily. Max: 30 mg once daily.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Special Precautions
High blood sugar or family history of diabetes; seizure; involuntary, irregular muscle movements, especially in the face; CV diseases, family history of CV disease, stroke or 'mini' stroke, abnormal BP; blood clots or family history of blood clots; past experience of excessive gambling. Elderly patients suffering from dementia. Suicidal thoughts & behaviours. Consult physician in case of wt gain, development of unusual movements, somnolence, difficulty in swallowing, allergic symptoms; muscle stiffness or inflexibility w/ high fever, sweating, altered mental status, or very rapid or irregular heartbeat. Do not drive or use any tools or machines until effect of Aryzalera is known. Intolerance to some sugars. Pregnancy & lactation. Not for use in childn & adolescent <13 yr.
Adverse Reactions
Uncontrollable twitching or jerking movements, headache, tiredness, nausea, vomiting, uncomfortable feeling in the stomach, constipation, increased production of saliva, light-headedness, trouble sleeping, restlessness, feeling anxious, sleepiness, shaking, blurred vision.
Drug Interactions
Antiarrhythmics, antidepressants or herbal remedy for depression & anxiety, antifungal agents, certain HIV medicines, anticonvulsants. Increased effect of BP-lowering medicines. Increased risk of side effects w/ triptans, tramadol, tryptophan, SSRIs (eg, paroxetine and fluoxetine), tricyclics (eg, clomipramine, amitriptyline), pethidine, St John's wort, venlafaxine.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
N05AX12 - aripiprazole ; Belongs to the class of other antipsychotics.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Aryzalera tab 15 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Aryzalera tab 5 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
Form
Aryzalera tab 10 mg
Packing/Price
3 × 10's
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