I have been diagnosed as a moods disorder patient and the doctor has prescribed oleanz plus, mintez 15, Nexito plus- are all these medicines sedatives and habit forming and will they cure me completly of the ailment?

Question (Posted on :  06 Jan 2009 )


I have been diagnosed as a moods disorder patient and the doctor has prescribed oleanz plus, mintez 15, Nexito plus- are all these medicines sedatives and habit forming and will they cure me completly of the ailment?

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 06 Jan 2009 )


Oleanz (Olanzapine) and Nexito (Escatilopharm) have some sedative properties, but the major issues are dependence and weight gain. Yes you bipolar mood disorder can be cured by this drug and you will have to live with some of the side effects, luckily most of the side effects are self-limiting and are relieved when the medicines are stopped.



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