Ciprexa 10mg Tablet

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Pulse Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Ciprexa 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
56.78
₹5.68/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Ciprexa Tablet

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Uses of Ciprexa Tablet

Ciprexa 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia, Post traumatic stress disorder and Obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Side effects of Ciprexa Tablet

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Sleep disorder, Fatigue, Nausea, Dry mouth, Increased sweating, Weakness.

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How to use Ciprexa 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Ciprexa 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Ciprexa Tablet works

Ciprexa 10mg tablet is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain. This improves mood and physical symptoms in depression and relieves symptoms of panic and obsessive disorders.

In Depth Information on Ciprexa Tablet

Expert advice for Ciprexa Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Ciprexa to start working.
  • Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Ciprexa, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Ciprexa, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Ciprexa is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Ciprexa 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Ciprexa 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ciprexa 10mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Ciprexa 10mg Tablet should be used with caution during lacta
tion. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Ciprexa 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Ciprexa 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Ciprexa 10mg Tablet is recommended.

Caution should be advised in patients with severe renal impairment.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 2mg Injection, Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Gli 2mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Citalopram, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Ciprexa 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Citalopram

Ciprexa is used in the treatment of depression and panic disorder
Ciprexa may cause certain side effects such as headaches, high blood pressure and rarely rapid weight gain
Ciprexa does not contain MAOI. However, Ciprexa should not be taken if a MAOI inhibitor is taken in the past 14 days, as it may cause dangerous drug interaction.

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