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Citadep 10 mg Tablet

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Overview

Introduction of Citadep Tablet

Citadep 10 mg Tablet is an antidepressant medicine which helps improve low mood and effectively treats a variety of mental health conditions such as depression. It has fewer unwanted side effects than older antidepressants. This medicine should be taken strictly as advised by the doctor and should not be stopped abruptly.

Uses of Citadep Tablet

Citadep Tablet side effects

Common
  • Low sexual desire
  • Vomiting
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm)
  • Nausea
  • Weight gain
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Stomach upset
  • Restlessness

How to use Citadep 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. Citadep 10 mg Tablet is to be taken empty stomach.

How Citadep Tablet works

Citadep 10 mg 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.

Citadep Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Citadep 10 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Citadep 10 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the fetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Citadep 10 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Babies should be monitored for behavioral side effects such as sleepiness or fussiness.
Driving
Citadep 10 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Citadep 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Citadep 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Citadep 10 mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Citadep 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Citadep 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Citadep Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Citadep 10 mg Tablet, 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.

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Expert Advice

  • It can take up to 8 to 12 weeks to see the medication's full effects on your mood.
  • Take it with food to avoid stomach upset.
  • It causes less drowsiness as compared to other antidepressant medications.
  • Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how Citadep 10 mg Tablet affects you.
  • Citadep 10 mg Tablet is when taken in combination with other drugs leads to Serotonin syndrome. Avoid serotonergic drugs like triptans, lithium, and tramadol.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience decreased sex drive or difficulty having an orgasm.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Citadep with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Norma, Cizonil
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Brand(s): Antep
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Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin
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Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
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Brand(s): Imirise, Imikon
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Brand(s): R Zep
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Brand(s): DLX, Dutron, Dulok
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Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Citadep

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Erection problem.BP tablet nebicard 2.5mg and Roseday 10mg taking daily
Dr. Deepak Kumar Soni
Skin Specialist
Erectile dysfunction is the condition in which a man is unable to maintain an erection of the penis that is sufficient for sexual intercourse. A person may be able to get an erection while masturbating but fails to get an erection when he is with the sexual partner. There are many reasons for this condition. It includes narrowing of the blood vessels to the penis, changes in hormones, anxiety, depression, relationship problem or any injury. Tips for controlling ED: Dried dates offer good strength to the body and have the ability to increase sexual drive in humans. Mix a handful of dried date, pistachio nuts, almonds and quince seeds in equal proportions and then pound them into fine powder. Mix this powder in a glass of milk and consume it daily to see effective results.
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FAQs

Q. What Citadep used for?

Citadep is used in the treatment of depression and panic disorder

Q. Does Citadep cause weight gain/ high blood pressure/ headaches?

Citadep may cause certain side effects such as headaches, high blood pressure and rarely rapid weight gain

Q. Does Citadep contain monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI)?

Citadep does not contain MAOI. However, Citadep 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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