Take extra caution in patients with the following medical conditions:
- Risk factors for blood dyscrasia
- Pre-existing low white blood cells
- History of drug-induced leucopenia/neutropenia
- Pre-existing abnormal lipid profile
- Risk factors for aspiration pneumonia
- Alzheimer’s disease
- Heart failure
- History of myocardial infarction or ischemia
- Conduction abnormalities
- Cerebrovascular disease
- Predisposing conditions to hypotension
- Conditions that increase risk of torsade de pointes or sudden death
- History of seizures or conditions that may lower seizure threshold
- Alzheimer’s dementia
- Head trauma
- Brain damage
- Parkinson’s disease dementia or Lewy body dementia
- Diabetes mellitus
- Family history of diabetes
- Other disorders of glucose regulation
- Patients undergoing strenuous exercise or exposed to extreme heat
- Avoid abrupt withdrawal
- Renal and moderate to severe hepatic impairment
- Elderly with dementia-related psychosis
Prior in taking this medicine, tell your physician or pharmacist if you have allergies or other hypersensitivity reactions with the drug. This drug may contain inert ingredients which can cause unfavorable side effects or different issues. Talk with your pharmacist for more information.
Iloperidone may interact with the following medicines:
- Antihypertensive agents
- Anticholinergic agents
- Levomethadyl acetate
Inform your physician about the drugs you take including over-the-counter medications, prescribed drugs, supplements and vitamins.
This is not a complete list of drug interactions. Approach your physician or pharmacist for more details.
The effects of certain medications can change if you consume different medications or herbal products simultaneously. This can build your risk for side effects or may cause your drugs not to work effectively. These interactions are possible, yet don’t generally happen. Your physician or pharmacist can prevent or oversee interactions by changing how you utilize your prescriptions or by close checking.
While utilizing this drug, don’t start, stop, or change the dose of other medicines you are using without your physician’s advice.