Citalomine 20mg Tablet

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Composition for Citalomine 20mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
44.62
₹4.46/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Citalomine Tablet

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Uses of Citalomine Tablet

Citalomine 20mg 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 Citalomine Tablet

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

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How to use Citalomine 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 Citalomine 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Citalomine Tablet works

Citalomine 20mg 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 Citalomine Tablet

Expert advice for Citalomine Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Citalomine 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 Citalomine, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Citalomine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Citalomine is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Citalomine 20mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Citalomine 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Citalomine 20mg 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
Citalomine 20mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.

Babies should be monitored for behavioral side effects such as sleepiness or fussiness.
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Driving
Citalomine 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
Citalomine 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Citalomine 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Limited information is available on the use of Citalomine 20mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
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Liver
CAUTION
Citalomine 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patien
ts with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Citalomine 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Dianorm 80mg Tablet, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR 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 Citalomine 20mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Citalopram

Citalomine is used in the treatment of depression and panic disorder
Citalomine may cause certain side effects such as headaches, high blood pressure and rarely rapid weight gain
Citalomine does not contain MAOI. However, Citalomine 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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