Amisulpride

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Main Medicine Class:: Nervous System   Sub Medicine Class ::  Anti Psychotics

1E. ANTI-PSYCHOTICS in 1. NERVOUS SYSTEM
AMISULPRIDE
SELECTIVE D2/D3 RECEPTOR ANTAGONIST | ATYPICAL ANTI-PSYCHOTIC
PK: A: GIT M: Hepatic E: Urine

Indications & Dose: ACUTE PSYCHOTIC EPISODES PO Adult 400-800mg in 2divided doses, may be increased to 1.2g/day | IM Adult 400mg/day

Contra: Pheochromocytoma, prolactin-dependent tumours

Precautions: Elderly, abrupt withdrawal, severe renal impairment, history of epilepsy/parkinson’s disease

ADR: Serious: hyperprolactinemia, galactorrhea, amenorrhea, impaired fertility, gynecomastia, tardive dyskinesia, HTN, QT prolongation, torsade de pointes, NMS, Others: insomnia, constipation, drowsiness, nausea, vomiting

DDI: Serious Lithium increases drug adverse effects