Home>Citox>citox 20mg tablet

Citox 20mg Tablet

icon
Nusearch Organic

Composition for Citox 20mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primary uses of Citox 20mg Tablet

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
MRP
55.12
₹5.51/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Medicine Overview of Citox Tablet

uses

Uses of Citox Tablet

Citox 20mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
uses

Citox Tablet side effects

Common

Sleep disorder, Fatigue, Nausea, Dryness in mouth, Increased sweating, Weakness.

uses

How to use Citox 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. Citox 20mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Citox Tablet works

Citox 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 Citox Tablet

Expert advice for Citox Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Citox 20mg Tablet 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 Citox 20mg Tablet, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Citox 20mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Citox 20mg Tablet is very less.
video imgplay img
Citox Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Citox Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Citox 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Citox 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.
Lactation
CAUTION
Citox 20mg 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
Citox 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
Citox 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Citox 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Limited information is available on the use of Citox 20mg Tablet in these patients. No dose adjustment is recommended in patients with mild to moderate kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Citox 20mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Citox 20mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Citox Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Citox 20mg 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.

Patient Concerns

User Submitted Feedback For Citox 20mg Tablet

Survey Participants: 1
Disclaimer
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Citox 20mg Tablet. These results only indicate the perceptions of the website users. Please base your medical decisions only on the advice of a doctor or a registered medical professional.”

Frequently asked questions about Citox Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Citalopram

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

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Citox with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Citox with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Citox with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Citox with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot
Citox with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin, Elegelin, Eldepryl
Citox with Sibutramine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sibutramine: Reduce, MEDISLIM (MERIDIAN), Sintrim, Sibutrex, Sibutrim, Sibuslim, Deobese, Keep Fit, Sibunet
Citox with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox, Tizpa
Citox with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar, Rasagin
Citox with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost, Rapitoin
Citox with Oxyphenonium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenonium: Antrenyl
Citox with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem
Citox with Cyclandelate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cyclandelate: Cevadil, Cyclospasmol
Citox with Eletriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Citox with Fenoverine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenoverine: Spasmopriv
Citox with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Citox with Zuclopenthixol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Citox with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine
Citox with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Citox with Exenatide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Exenatide: Exapride
Citox with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam
Citox with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Citox with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Citox with Galantamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Galantamine: Galamer
Citox with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Citox with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hyoscine butylbromide: Hyocimax, Spaslin H, Biscotas, Xspas, Belloid, Hyoswift, Buscogast, Hyoscine Bromide, Hikin, Hyosil, Hylac, Hyopil
Citox with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Citox with Celiprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Citox with Camylofin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Camylofin: Bigspas
Citox with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Citox with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Citox with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap
Citox with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet, Atydep, Ession, Smoquit, Zupion
One of the following vendor pharmacies will deliver Citox 20mg Tablet: JSL, GHR, OWP, JVO, JVN, DHR, HEX, DPL, VRS, NVL, KHC, HSP, PMA, EQN, BLE, AMR, DYG, BMJ, NSL, WSI, BSN, SHC, TOM, MAX, RPI, EMB, SWT, HZF, EAN, RHW, OHM, BHM, ARD, SVS, SAF, BAL, ATP, AYU, UBL, AAR, NVY, AYM, PEN, DLP, RSS, EVP, ESY, RWP, RSA, PTI, MBP, SPD, KIS, BHA, RHL, ZVP, GNC, 4IT, SWP, AWS, NNH, VJS, PWN, VDH, JHC, MSD, SGC, BLP, PLT, DVH, AVS, HBV, SJP, MMS, LCC, DAO, TSS, TFP, GTK, BHP, HAT, DZY, SHD, CHP, HIP, GBL, MPC, SWA, ENP, HGI, PPR, STA, MAP, HPC, GPT, ABP, RJH, HNP, AGT, BHS, RPP, TRP, SVH, PHN, MAM, SRG, KNH, BNA, ANP, SSA, DFP, SLN, VNS, MLC, NNP, JBT, FGH, IPL, LMS, SDM, OIP, NXG, PRT, DPP, KHH, TNH, ANT, HMP, QTM, THP, WHL, HTS, UMP, KAL, OLT, SBL, PVP, ADT, BBN, NTB, GTC, NDP, PRN, KMC, MKT, IAD, RDH, MDO, QLF, GPP, CLT, MAK, SBA, JIV, UHP, NAS, EPS, SGH, ZEL, ATL, RDR, 9T9, AAY, DHP, DGN, USF, RUS, 9MM, BDN, MDH, LHA, ZPR, BIO, BTM, SMN, SYN, RKS, BAP, PNT, BGS, BLS, SCH, BBS

Substitutes for Citox Tablet

Citopam 20mg Tablet
Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
₹9.6/Tablet
74% costlier
Citalin 20mg Tablet
Linux Laboratories
₹13/Tablet
136% costlier
Citalopam 20mg Tablet
Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹6.85/Tablet
24% costlier
Citola 20mg Tablet
La Pharmaceuticals
₹6.7/Tablet
22% costlier
Lopram 20mg Tablet
Ind Swift Laboratories Ltd
₹3.75/Tablet
save 32%
Related OTC Products
Quogress Soft Gelatin Capsule
MRP59210% off
533
Bilovas Tablet
MRP1805% off
171
Himalaya Mentat Syrup
MRP1355% off
128
Ginkocer Tablet
MRP163.95% off
156
Himalaya Mentat Tablet
MRP1005% off
95
Recharje Plus Capsule
MRP87.86% off
82
Gudmensia Tablet
MRP1205% off
114
Neurozan Tablet
MRP49510% off
446
Health OK Syrup
MRP1007% off
93
Top Psychiatrists
Dr. Samir Parikh
MBBS, MD, Diploma
4.6
Dr. Rajiv Mehta
MBBS, MD, MSc
4.5
Dr. M. K. Zaman
MBBS, MD, Diploma
4.8
4.4
4.1
cross img