What is Amisulpride
Amisulpride is a medication that is used to treat schizophrenia. It works by blocking certain receptors in the brain that are believed to be involved in causing the symptoms of schizophrenia.
Benefits of Amisulpride
and Its Uses.
Amisulpride is a medication approved for the treatment of schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and irritability associated with autism spectrum disorder. It is a medication that belongs to a class of medications called atypical antipsychotics.
Some benefits of amisulpride include that it is effective in treating the positive symptoms of schizophrenia such as hallucinations and delusions, it is also effective in treating the negative symptoms of schizophrenia such as lack of motivation and social withdrawal, it may be less likely to cause weight gain than other atypical antipsychotics, and it has a relatively low risk of causing extrapyramidal side effects such as tremors and muscle stiffness.
Side Effects and Dosage of Amisulpride
Amisulpride is a medication that is used to treat schizophrenia and bipolar disorder. It is a type of medication known as an antipsychotic. It works by changing the actions of certain chemicals in the brain.
Amisulpride comes as a tablet and an oral solution (liquid). It is usually taken once a day with or without food.
The most common side effects of amisulpride are weight gain, drowsiness, dry mouth, and constipation. Amisulpride may also cause increased blood pressure and heart rate, dizziness, and akathisia (a feeling of restlessness).
Amisulpride may increase the risk of death in elderly people with dementia-related psychosis. Amisulpride should not be used in people with dementia-related psychosis.