Risperidone Oral Solution USP
BRAND NAME:– Piridone Forte
GENERIC NAME:- Risperidone Oral Solution USP
Each 1 mL Contains:
1 mg of risperidone USP in an aqueous solution.
DOSAGE FORM:- Oral Solution
PACKAGING:- 100 mL Bottle (with Oral Syringe)
Following Information is for the use only of a Registered Medical Practitioner or Hospital or a Laboratory or Healthcare Personnel only..
Piridone forte is indicated for the treatment of schizophrenia. Piridone forte is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe manic episodes associated with bipolar disorders. Piridone forte is indicated for the short-term treatment (up to 6 weeks) of persistent aggression in patients with moderate to severe Alzheimer’s dementia unresponsive to onpharmacological approaches and when there is a risk of harm to self or others.
Piridone forte is indicated for the short-term symptomatic treatment (up to 6 weeks) of persistent aggression in conduct disorder in children from the age of 5 years and adolescents with subaverage intellectual functioning or mental retardation diagnosed according to DSM-IV criteria, in whom the severity of aggressive or other disruptive behaviours require pharmacologic treatment. Pharmacological treatment should be an integral part of a more comprehensive treatment programme, including psychosocial and educational intervention. It is recommended that risperidone be prescribed by a specialist in child neurology and child and adolescent psychiatry or physicians well familiar with the treatment of conduct disorder of children and adolescents.
DOSAGE AND ADMINISTRATION:-
As prescribed by Doctor. Do not use during pregnancy and lactation