Olimelt 5 Tablet MD

 1045 people have bought this recently
10 Tablet in 1 Strip
₹ 47.5 ₹50 5% OFF Save: ₹3
10 TABLET 1 Strip ₹ 47.5 ₹50 5% OFF Save: ₹3
myUpchar Recommended - 27% more Savings
Olan 5 Tablet
Olan 5 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹34.2 ₹3810% off  BUY NOW

  • Seller: Apollo Pharmacy Limited
    • This medicine is not available on Cash on Delivery(CoD)
    • Free Shipping Available
       
    myUpchar Recommended - 27% more Savings over Olimelt 5 Tablet MD
    Olan 5 Tablet
    Olan 5 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹34.2 ₹3810% off  BUY NOW

    Frequently Bought Together

    Frequently Bought Together



    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD Information

    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Schizophrenia. The alternative uses of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD have also been explained below.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD. Dosage also depends on the route of administration and your chief complaint for which the drug is prescribed. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

    Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD as well, which are listed below. Normally, these side effects of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD are not long lasting and go away when the treatment is finished. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

    Furthermore, you should know that effect of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD is Moderate for pregnant women and Severe for women who are breastfeeding. It is important to know if Olimelt 5 Tablet MD has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Olimelt 5 Tablet MD related warnings section.

    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD can cause adverse effects in certain medical conditions. It is strongly recommended to avoid Olimelt 5 Tablet MD in conditions like Tardive Dyskinesia, Depression. Some other conditions that can be affected by Olimelt 5 Tablet MD are listed in the contraindications section below.

    Drug reaction of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD with other medicines has been reported. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

    In addition to the above precautions for Olimelt 5 Tablet MD, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD Benefits & Uses

    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD 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.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Schizophrenia
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dosage range: 5 - 20 mg/day
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Schizophrenia
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dosage range: 5 - 10 mg/day
    13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
    • Disease: Schizophrenia
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dosage range: 5 - 10 mg/day

    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD safe for pregnant women?


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

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD safe during breastfeeding?


      Olimelt should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD on the Kidneys?


      There are no side effects of Olimelt on the kidneys.

      Safe
    • What is the effect of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD on the Liver?


      Olimelt is rarely harmful for the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Olimelt 5 Tablet MD on the Heart?


      Olimelt has very mild side effects on the heart.

      Mild


    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Olimelt 5 Tablet MD unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Olimelt 5 Tablet MD

    • Is this Olimelt 5 Tablet MD habit forming or addictive?


      Olimelt 5 Tablet MD is not addictive in nature.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      No, you should not drive or operate heavy machinery after taking Olimelt 5 Tablet MD as you may feel sleepy.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Olimelt 5 Tablet MD should be used only after doctor's advice.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Yes, in many cases, taking Olimelt 5 Tablet MD can help with mental disorders.

      Yes

    Olimelt 5 Tablet MD Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Olimelt 5 Tablet MD


      Some foods when eaten with Olimelt 5 Tablet MD can alter the onset of actions. Discuss this with your doctor.

      Mild
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Olimelt 5 Tablet MD


      Taking Olimelt 5 Tablet MD with alcohol can have severely harmful effects on your health.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Olimelt 5 Tablet MD

    Question over 4 years ago

    Is Olimelt a benzo?

    Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS , General Physician, Internal Medicine

    Yes, Olimelt is a derivative of benzodiazepines (sedatives). It is an antipsychotic drug that belongs to the class of drug known as a thiobenzodiazepine.

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Does Olimelt treat anxiety?

    Dr. Ajay Kumar MBBS, MD , General Physician

    Yes, Olimelt may be helpful for treating anxiety in those individuals who do not respond to conventional therapy. However, this drug is only approved for the treatment of schizophrenia, Bipolar I Disorder (manic or mixed episodes) and to control the agitation associated with schizophrenia and mania.

    Question over 4 years ago

    Can Olimelt help with OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder)?

    Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS , General Surgery

    Yes, Olimelt might help with OCD (obsessive-compulsive disorder) in those patients who are unresponsive to the conventional treatment. Scientific data suggests that it might improve the mood symptoms in the treatment of unresponsive OCD patients.

    Question over 5 years ago

    How long can I safely take Olimelt?

    Dr. Roshni Poonja MBBS , General Physician, Internal Medicine

    Take Olimelt as directed by your doctor. Do not take this medicine longer than prescribed by your doctor to avoid unpleasant side effects.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Does Olimelt cause drowsiness?

    Dr. Ramraj MBBS , Other

    Yes, Olimelt may cause drowsiness or sedation. It is a common side effect of this drug. It occurs because this drug affects the levels of chemical messengers in your brain. You are advised not to drive any vehicle or operate heavy machinery after taking this drug to avoid accidents



    See all substitutes for Olimelt



    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 932-934

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 442

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zyprexa (olanzapine)

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zyprexa Intramuscular (olanzapine)

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Zyprexa Relprevv (olanzapine)

    Ayurvedic Alternatives from myUpchar Ayurveda

    Sleeping Tablets 120 Tablet in 1 Bottle ₹499 ₹5499% off
    Ashwagandha Tablet 60 Tablet in 1 Bottle ₹359 ₹39910% off
    Peppermint Essential Oil 15 ml Oil in 1 Bottle ₹386 ₹42910% off
    Brahmi Tablets 60 Capsule in 1 Bottle ₹899 ₹99910% off
    Lavender Essential Oil 15 ml Oil in 1 Bottle ₹360 ₹40010% off
    Rosemary Essential Oil 15 ml Oil in 1 Bottle ₹399 ₹45011% off
    See more


    In stock alternatives of Olimelt (based on Olanzapine (5 mg))

    Olimelt 20 Tablet
    Olimelt 20 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹185 ₹1912% off
    Olimelt 10 Tablet MD
    Olimelt 10 Tablet MD 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹84
    Olimelt 2.5 Tablet MD
    Olimelt 2.5 Tablet MD 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹34 ₹351% off
    Olimelt 7.5 Tablet MD
    Olimelt 7.5 Tablet MD 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹81 ₹831% off
    Oleanz RT 20 Tablet
    Oleanz RT 20 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹180 ₹1831% off
    Oleanz RT 15 Tablet
    Oleanz RT 15 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹138 ₹1444% off


    You may also like

    Olan 5 Tablet
    Olan 5 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹34 ₹3810% off
    Olanex 10 Tablet
    Olanex 10 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹74 ₹775% off
    Olimelt 10 Tablet MD
    Olimelt 10 Tablet MD 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹91 ₹10110% off
    Q Mind SR 100 Tablet
    Q Mind SR 100 Tablet 10 Tablet in 1 Strip ₹88 ₹935% off