Always take Olanzapine Glenmark exactly as your doctor has told you. You should check with your doctor or pharmacist if you are not sure.
doctor will tell you how many Olanzapine Glenmark tablets to take and how long you should continue to take them. The daily dose of Olanzapine Glenmark is between 5 and 20 mg. Consult your doctor if your symptoms return but do not stop taking Olanzapine Glenmark unless your doctor tells you to.
You should take your Olanzapine Glenmark tablets once a day following the advice of your doctor. Try to take your tablets at the same time each day. It does not matter whether you take them with or without food. Olanzapine Glenmark tablets are for oral use. You should swallow the Olanzapine Glenmark tablets whole, with water.
If you take more Olanzapine Glenmarkthan you should
Patients who have taken more Olanzapine Glenmark than they should, have experienced the following symptoms: rapid beating of the heart, agitation/aggressiveness, problems with speech, unusual movements (especially of the face or tongue) and reduced level of consciousness. Other symptoms may be: acute confusion, seizures (epilepsy), coma, a combination of fever, faster breathing, sweating, muscle stiffness and drowsiness or sleepiness, slowing of the breathing rate, aspiration, high blood pressure or low blood pressure, abnormal rhythms of the heart. Contact your doctor or hospital straight away. Show the doctor your pack of tablets.
If you forget to take Olanzapine Glenmark
Take your tablets as soon as you remember. Do not take two doses in one day.
If you stop taking Olanzapine Glenmark
Do not stop taking your tablets just because you feel better. It is important that you carry on taking Olanzapine Glenmark for as long as your doctor tells you.
If you suddenly stop taking Olanzapine Glenmark, symptoms such as sweating, unable to sleep, tremor, anxiety or nausea and vomiting might occur. Your doctor may suggest you to reduce the dose gradually before stopping treatment.
If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.