Soltus 200Tablet is a prescription
medicine used in the treatment of schizophrenia, a mental disorder that can
result in hallucinations or delusions and also adversely affects a person’s
ability to think and behave.
Tablet may be taken with or without food,
preferably before bedtime. However, it is advised to take it at the same time
each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body.
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor and if
you have missed a dose, take it as soon as you remember. Do not skip any doses
and finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It is
important that this medication is not stopped suddenly without talking to your
doctor as it may worsen your symptoms.
Some common side effects of this medicine include nausea,
vomiting, and dryness in the mouth. Initially, this medicine may cause a sudden
drop in blood pressure when you change positions, so it is better to rise
slowly if you have been sitting or lying down. It also causes dizziness and
sleepiness, so do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you
know how this medicine affects you. This medicine can lead to weight gain and
may increase your blood sugar and cholesterol levels. However, modifying your
lifestyle by having a healthy diet and exercising regularly can reduce this