Hello and welcome to HCM
The symptoms indicate that your mother-in-law is suffering from Schizophrenia
Schizophrenia is a psychotic disorder
characterised by hallucinations
. Because of these hallucinations the person hears imaginary voices, sees imaginary people & views and other has other kinds of imaginations.
is an anti-psychotic drug. It helps to alleviate symptoms of schizophrenia.
The side effects of olimelt are nausea, drowsiness
, sedation and weight changes.
The excessive sleepiness seen in your mother-in-law is due to a common side effect of the dreug.
Inability to maintain balance can be due to the sedative effect of the same drug.
If these symptoms become very troublesome then discuss it with the treating doctor. The dose can be adjusted if required.
Thanks and take care
Dr Shailja P Wahal