Don 2mg Tablet

Don 2mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Packaging :

strip of 10 tablets

Manufacturer :

Crescent Therapeutics Ltd

Composition :

Risperidone (2mg)



Introduction to Don 2mg Tablet

Don 2mg Tablet is an antipsychotic medication primarily prescribed to treat conditions like schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, and certain symptoms of irritability associated with autism.

Risperidone is classified as an atypical antipsychotic and works by acting on certain neurotransmitters in the brain, primarily dopamine and serotonin receptors. 

It helps restore the balance of these neurotransmitters, thereby reducing symptoms of psychosis and stabilizing mood.

Take it orally with a full glass of water, usually once or twice a day, as directed by your doctor Do not discontinue or change the dosage without consulting your healthcare provider, as abrupt cessation may lead to withdrawal symptoms or worsening of your condition.


How Don 2mg Tablet Works

Risperidone (2mg) is used to treat schizophrenia, a mental disorder causing hallucinations or delusions and impacting thinking and behavior. Schizophrenia leads to abnormal thinking, feelings, and behavior. The medicine helps correct chemical imbalances in the brain, improving thoughts and behavior while enhancing overall quality of life.

How to take Don 2mg Tablet

Follow your doctor's advice on the prescribed dose and duration.
Avoid chewing, crushing, or breaking.
It can be taken with or without food, but consistency in timing is recommended.
It is preferable to take that at a fixed time daily for optimal effectiveness.
Do not alter the recommended dose or duration without consulting your doctor.
Swallow the tablet whole for its intended therapeutic benefits.

Special Precautions about Don 2mg Tablet

Caution in elderly patients with dementia related psychosis due to increased risk of mortality.
Monitor for neuroleptic malignant syndrome symptoms.
Potential for hyperglycemia and weight gain.
Assess for orthostatic hypotension.
Regularly evaluate for extrapyramidal symptoms.

USES IN Don 2mg Tablet


BENEFITS OF Don 2mg Tablet

Effectively controls psychiatric symptoms.
Specifically beneficial in managing schizophrenia.
Stabilizes mood in bipolar disorder.
Helps reduce agitation and aggression.
Improves the overall quality of life.

SIDE EFFECTS OF Don 2mg Tablet

Restless feeling
Weight gain
Feeling tired

What if I Missed a Dose of Don 2mg Tablet

If you forget a dose of the drug, take it promptly. Skip it if your next dose is near and return to your regular schedule. Avoid doubling the dose. Consistent adherence to this routine ensures safe and effective use. If uncertain, consult your healthcare provider for guidance on managing missed doses and maintaining the prescribed regimen.

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Safety Advice For Don 2mg Tablet

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Disease Explanation :


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Disclaimer : This information is not a substitute for medical advice. Consult your healthcare provider before making any changes to your treatment . Do not ignore or delay professional medical advice based on anything you have seen or read on Medwiki.

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