Ozidal is a medicine containing the active ingredient(s) risperidone. On this page you will find out more about Ozidal, including side effects, age restrictions, food interactions and whether the medicine is subsidised by the government on the pharmaceutical benefits scheme (PBS)
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Active ingredient in this medicine: risperidone
Pack size information
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Information for medicine and pack size:
Ozidal 4 mg film-coated tablet, 60
Consumer Medicine Information leaflet:
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What this medicine is for
OZIDAL is indicated for - Treatment of schizophrenia and related psychoses. - Short term treatment of acute mania associated with bipolar 1 disorder. - Treatment of conduct and other disruptive behaviour disorders in children (over 5 years), adolescents and adults with sub-average intellectual functioning or mental retardation in whom destructive behaviours (e.g. aggression, impulsivity and self-injurious behaviours) are prominent. - Treatment of behavioural disorders associated with autism in children and adolescents.
Table of characteristics
Green coloured, film coated, capsule shaped tablets with a scoreline on both sides and 'RSN' and '4' debossed on either side of the scoreline on one side.
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|Route of administration||Oral|
60 tablets per pack: Prescription Only Medicine, or Prescription Animal Remedy
There is one type of pack available.
Pack type 1
|Storage temperature||Store below 25 degrees Celsius|
|Storage conditions||Protect from Light|
|Life time||3 Years|
This medicine was verified as being available on the PBS (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) on 1 January 2018
The PBS provides a list of government subsidised medicines available to be dispensed to patients. Further information can be found on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme website.
Is this medication banned in sport?
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