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Calmpax ES Tablet

Prescription Required
Storage
Store at room temperature (10-30°C)

Introduction

Calmpax ES Tablet is a prescription medicine used to treat anxiety disorder. It is the combination medicine that calms the brain by decreasing the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells. It also works by increasing the level of a chemical messenger in the brain which improves mood.

Calmpax ES Tablet can be taken with or without food. However, it is advised to take it at the same time each day as this helps to maintain a consistent level of medicine in the body. Take this medicine in the dose and duration advised by your doctor as it has habit-forming potential. If you miss a dose of this medicine, take it as soon as you remember. Finish the full course of treatment even if you feel better. It is important not to stop taking this medicine suddenly as it may cause withdrawal symptoms.

Some common side effects of this medicine include delayed ejaculation, low sexual desire, vomiting, memory impairment, depression, and confusion. It may also cause dizziness and sleepiness. So, do not drive or do anything that requires mental focus until you know how this medicine affects you. It may cause weight gain or weight loss depending upon person to person. To prevent weight gain, you can eat a balanced diet and exercise regularly. On the other hand, weight loss can be prevented by increasing food portions in your diet. It is important to inform your doctor if you develop any unusual changes in mood as it can cause suicidal thoughts.

Take caution while taking medicine if you are suffering from liver disease. Your doctor should also know about all other medicines you are taking as many of these may make this medicine less effective or change the way it works. Inform your doctor if you are pregnant, planning pregnancy or breastfeeding.

Uses of Calmpax ES Tablet

Benefits of Calmpax ES Tablet

In Anxiety disorder

Calmpax ES Tablet stops your brain from releasing the chemicals that make you feel anxious so it can reduce the symptoms of excessive anxiety and worry. It can also reduce feelings of restlessness, tiredness, difficulty concentrating, feeling irritable and sleep problems that often come with Generalised Anxiety Disorder. Calmpax ES Tablet will therefore help you go about your daily activities more easily and be more productive. Keep taking this medicine even if you feel well. Stopping suddenly can cause serious problems.

Side effects of Calmpax ES Tablet

Most side effects do not require any medical attention and disappear as your body adjusts to the medicine. Consult your doctor if they persist or if you’re worried about them

Common side effects of Calmpax ES

  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Confusion
  • Vomiting
  • Memory impairment
  • Drowsiness
  • Tiredness
  • Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm)
  • Low sexual desire
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea
  • Uncoordinated body movements

How to use Calmpax ES Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Calmpax ES Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Calmpax ES Tablet works

Calmpax ES Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Clonazepam and escitalopram, which has anxiety-lowering and mood-enhancing effects. Clonazepam is a benzodiazepine (BZD) which increases the action of GABA, a chemical messenger that suppresses the abnormal activity of the nerve cells in the brain. Escitalopram is selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) which increases the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger that improves mood.

Safety Advice

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Calmpax ES Tablet.
Pregnancy
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Calmpax ES Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy as there is definite evidence of risk to the developing baby. However, the doctor may rarely prescribe it in some life-threatening situations if the benefits are more than the potential risks. Please consult your doctor.
Breastfeeding
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Calmpax ES Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Calmpax ES Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
Calmpax ES Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Calmpax ES Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Calmpax ES Tablet can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Calmpax ES Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Calmpax ES Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Fact Box

Habit Forming
Yes
Therapeutic Class
NEURO CNS

Patient Concerns

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i am hypothyroid. i take thyronorm 75mcg every morning in empty stomach. is there any ayurvedic treatment so that my thyroid gland become normal and i dont have to tablet throughout my life
Dr. Ankur Kumar Tanwar
Ayurveda
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skin rash es on whole body and spots like pimple due to rash es many scratch on under arm. swelling on rash area. rash and scratch occurs tremedously
Dr. Atula Gupta
Dermatology
Better to consult with skin specialist for examination of nerves
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FAQs

Q. Can the Calmpax ES Tablet cause sleepiness or drowsiness?

Calmpax ES Tablet may make you feel drowsy or you may fall asleep suddenly during your routine activities like watching television, talking, eating or riding in a car. You might not feel drowsy or have any other warning signs before you suddenly fall asleep. Avoid driving a car, operating machinery, working at heights or participating in potentially dangerous activities at the beginning of your treatment until you know how the medication affects you. Inform your doctor if you experience such symptoms.

Q. Can I take a higher than the recommended dose of this medicine?

No, taking higher than the recommended dose of Calmpax ES Tablet can lead to increased chances of side effects and toxicity. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms that is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.

Q. Any special instruction regarding storage and disposal of Calmpax ES Tablet?

Keep Calmpax ES Tablet in a container that is tightly closed and out of children's reach. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture (not in the bathroom). Unneeded medications should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children and other people cannot consume them.

Q. What is Calmpax ES Tablet?

Calmpax ES Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Clonazepam and Escitalopram. This combination is used to treat anxiety disorders. Clonazepam works by decreasing abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Escitalopram works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps to improve mood.

Q. Can I stop taking Calmpax ES Tablet when my symptoms are relieved?

No, you should not stop taking Calmpax ES Tablet even if you feel well. Continue taking your medicine as advised. Your doctor may lower your dose gradually if your symptoms are improving.

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References

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