Medicinal Products

DIPIPERON 40 mg / mL

Generic Drug Therapeutic Class: Neurology-Psychiatry
active ingredients: Pipamperone
laboratory: Eumedica

Oral solution drops
Box of 4 dropper bottles of 195 ml
All forms


Short-term treatment of states of agitation and aggression in acute and chronic psychotic states (schizophrenia, chronic non-schizophrenic delusions: paranoid delusions, chronic hallucinatory psychoses).

Dosage DIPIPERON 40 mg / mL Oral solution in drops Box of 4 dropper bottles of 195 ml

The prescription will preferably be made in one or two evening doses, for example, at dinner and at bedtime.

The daily dosage depends on the age:


Average dosage

Initial dose

Daily progress


20 to 60 drops

10 drops

10 drops


20 to 40 drops

5 drops

5 drops

Child (from 5 years old)

5 drops per year of age

5 drops

5 drops

Against indications

This medicine is CONTRA-INDICATED in the following cases:

· Known hypersensitivity to pipametone or any of the components of the product,

· Comatose state, central nervous system depression,

· Combination with dopaminergic drugs other than Parkinson's (cabergoline, quinagolide) (see section 4.5). See also Interactions with other medicinal products and other forms of interaction .

Adverse effects Dipiperon

Based on safety data from clinical trials, the most commonly reported adverse events (incidence in%) were: Nervous system disorders: somnolence (22.5%), toothed wheel phenomenon (11.3%) %).

Adverse reactions reported during the use of DIPIPERON in clinical trials (including the effects mentioned above) and after marketing are summarized in the table below. The frequencies are presented according to the following convention:

Very common (≥ 1/10) frequent (≥ 1/100, <1/10); uncommon (≥ 1/1000, <1/100); rare (≥ 1/10 000, <1/1000); very rare (<1 / 10, 000); indeterminate frequency (can not be estimated based on available data).

Side effects

Classes of organ system

Frequencies of appearance

Very common
(≥ 1/10)

(≥ 1/100, <1/10)


Blood and lymphatic system disorders

Leukopenia, thrombocytopenia.

Immune system disorders


Endocrine disorders

Hyperprolactinemia, hyponatremia, SIADH (inappropriate secretion of antidiuretic hormone).

Psychiatric disorders


Indifference, anxious reactions, change of mood.

Nervous system disorders

Drowsiness; gear wheel (Phenomenon of).

hypertension; akathisia; oculogyric crises; opisthotonos; dyskinesia, spasmodic torticollis, trismus.

Convulsions (including seizures and status of Grand Epilepticus); Neuroleptic malignant syndrome; parkinsonism; syncope; tardive dyskinesia; tremors.

Heart conditions


Ventricular arrhythmias such as ventricular tachycardia, ventricular fibrillation, torsades de pointes, cardiac arrest.

Vascular disorders

Orthostatic hypotension.


Gastrointestinal disorders


Skin and subcutaneous tissue disorders


Rash, erythematous rashes, bullous eruptions including Lyell syndrome (toxic epidermal necrolysis).

Musculoskeletal and systemic disorders

Muscular spasticity.

Disorders of reproductive organs and breasts


galactorrhoea; gynecomastia (including gynecomastia and breast hypertrophy); oligomenorrhea; sexual disorders including priapism.

General events and anomalies at the administration site

Walking disorder; asthenia.

Tired; edema (including edema of the face and peripheral edema); hypothermia, hyperthermia


Increased liver enzymes, prolongation of the QT interval.
Weight gain.

Pregnancy, puerperium and perinatal conditions

neonatal withdrawal syndrome

In addition, isolated cases of sudden cardiac death and unexplained sudden death have been reported in patients treated with phenothiazine, butyrophenone or benzamide-based antipsychotics.

Cases of venous thromboembolism, including cases of pulmonary embolism and deep vein thrombosis have been reported with antipsychotics (frequency unknown).

Cases of hyperglycemia or glucose intolerance and the occurrence or exacerbation of diabetes have been reported in patients treated with antipsychotics.

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