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Doctor insights on: Amisulpride Side Effects

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Is it possible for me to take a medication to keep normal prolactin levels on amisulpride?

Is it possible for me to take a medication to keep normal prolactin levels on amisulpride?

Yes it is: Please see an endocrinologist for this who will work closely with your other prescribing physician. Best wishes. ...Read more

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How long does it take prolactin levels to reduce to normal levels after discontinuation of amisulpride which caused hypoprolactinemia? Thanks

How long does it take prolactin levels to reduce to normal levels after discontinuation of amisulpride which caused hypoprolactinemia? Thanks

Drugs and prolactin: It can take a few months for the prolactin to come down. However, all the drugs in this class cause elevated prolactin. Your profile says you are on quetiapine: this will elevate prolactin too. However, the elevated prolactin from these drugs may be an annoyance (disrupted periods, perhaps galactorrhea), but is not serious. More important to treat the underlying condition. ...Read more

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Is mirtazapine and amisulpride agood combination?

Is mirtazapine and amisulpride agood combination?

It depends: Mirtazapine is antidepressant and amisulpride is an antipsychotic. The combination could be useful for treatment of depression with psychotic symptoms. ...Read more

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What to do if my amisulpride has been reduced to 200mg. Do i still need to take procyclidine 5mg with it?

What to do if my amisulpride has been reduced to 200mg. Do i still need to take procyclidine 5mg with it?

YES/NO : some may need it some may not, depending on the severity of the EPS side effects you had on the higher dosage of Sulpride. please discuss this with your prescriber who may be the best to help you with this good luck and feel better ...Read more

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Am pregnant last week i take amisulpride medicine 50 mg.It will cause any defects in baby. Any problem in growth of baby.Now i stop the medicine?

Am  pregnant last week i take amisulpride  medicine 50 mg.It will cause any defects  in baby. Any problem in growth of  baby.Now i stop the medicine?

Category C: This medication is category c meaning it should only be used if the benefits outwieght the risks. Since it is used for psychosis and schizophrenia the known benefits of controlling your disease may likely outweigh any theorietical risk. Discuss with your obgyn and your psychiatrist. ...Read more

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Is mirtazapine and amisulpride a good combination?

Is mirtazapine and amisulpride a good combination?

Amisulpride/Remeron: Not sure about "Good", but if sedation is tolerated, the combination would be safe. ...Read more

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Is amisulpride induced infertility reversible after discontinuation of the drug? Also, do the prolactin levels return to normal after discontinuation?

Probably: Amisulpride is an atypical antipsychotic medication that is not available in the United States. It is reported to increase prolactin levels, which can depress fertility. The prolactin levels should return to normal upon discontinuation of the drug, but this has not been studied in the U.S. ...Read more

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Feeling restless and aggressive when taking the anti-psychotic amisulpride/solian. Is this normal?

Feeling restless and aggressive when taking the anti-psychotic amisulpride/solian. Is this normal?

Known effects: I agree with my colleague that these are known effects from this medication -- but it's not "normal" to continue suffering them. Please contact your psychiatrist and tell him/her what's happening with you. This is not what s/he would want for you, and s/he may need to change your medication. ...Read more

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