Medicine Overview of Citalent Tablet
Side effects of Citalent Tablet
Sleep disorder, Fatigue, Nausea, Dry mouth, Increased sweating, Weakness.
How to use Citalent 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 Citalent 40mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Citalent Tablet works
Citalent 40mg 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 Citalent Tablet
Expert advice for Citalent Tablet
- It can take 2-3 weeks for Citalent 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 Citalent, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Citalent, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Citalent is very less.
- You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
Special precautions for Citalent 40mg Tablet
Citalent 40mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Citalent 40mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Citalent 40mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.+more
Babies should be monitored for behavioral side effects such as sleepiness or fussiness....
Babies should be monitored for behavioral side effects such as sleepiness or fussiness.
Citalent 40mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,+more
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive....
Citalent 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Citalent 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Limited information is available on the use of Citalent 40mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease....
Limited information is available on the use of Citalent 40mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Citalent 40mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients+more
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Citalent 40mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 200mg Injection, Reclide 40 Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml
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.
Frequently asked questions for Citalent 40mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Citalopram
Citalent is used in the treatment of depression and panic disorder
Citalent may cause certain side effects such as headaches, high blood pressure and rarely rapid weight gain
Citalent does not contain MAOI. However, Citalent should not be taken if a MAOI inhibitor is taken in the past 14 days, as it may cause dangerous drug interaction.
Substitutes for Citalent Tablet
Vocita 40mg Tablet
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