1mg, best e pharmacy in India
Rs.74for 1 strip(s) (10 capsules each)
1
Unfortunately, we don't have any more items in stock
Report Error

Composition FOR DUZELA

Duloxetine(20 mg)

food interaction for DUZELA

alcohol interaction for DUZELA

pregnancy interaction for DUZELA

lactation interaction for DUZELA

medicine interaction for DUZELA

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Duzela 20 mg capsule at a fixed time.
Duzela 20 mg capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Duzela 20 mg capsule 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
  • LIFE-THREATENING INTERACTION
    T ZINE 10MG TABLET 
  • SERIOUS INTERACTION
    PAROPEX CR 12.5MG TABLET CR, JUSTINEX 30 MG TABLET, OSMOSET 50MG TABLET & 6 more
  • SALT INFORMATION FOR DUZELA

    Duloxetine(20 mg)

    Uses

    Duzela 20 mg capsule is used in the treatment of depression and diabetic nerve disease.

    How it works

    Duzela 20 mg capsule increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that helps in regulating the mood and treat depression.

    Common side effects

    Headache, Dizziness, Blurred vision, Decreased libido, Sleepiness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Vomiting, Weakness, Nausea, Dry mouth, Abdominal pain, Agitation, Lethargy, Dyspepsia, Increased sweating, Paresthesia (tingling or pricking sensation), Fatigue, Anxiety, Chills, Diarrhoea, Vertigo, Increased blood pressure, Decreased appetite, Flushing (sense of warmth in the face, ears, neck and trunk), Sleep disorder, Constipation, Tremor

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR DUZELA 20 MG CAPSULE

    Patients taking DUZELA 20 MG CAPSULE

    • 57%
      Once A Day
    • 34%
      Twice A Day
    • 4%
      Thrice A Day
    • 2%
      Four Times A Day
    • 1%
      Thrice A week
    • 1%
      Twice A Week

    SUBSTITUTES FOR DUZELA

    11 Substitutes
    11 Substitutes
    Sorted By
    RelevancePrice
    • DULANE 20 MG CAPSULE
      (10 capsules in strip)
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      Rs. 7.40/capsule
      Capsule
      Rs. 74
      same price
    • DULOT 20 MG CAPSULE
      (10 capsules in strip)
      Lupin Ltd
      Rs. 8.30/capsule
      Capsule
      Rs. 83
      pay 12% more per capsule
    • DUXET 20 MG CAPSULE
      (10 capsules in strip)
      Unichem Laboratories Ltd
      Rs. 8/capsule
      Capsule
      Rs. 80
      pay 8% more per capsule
    • DELOK 20 MG CAPSULE
      (10 capsules in strip)
      Abbott India Ltd
      Rs. 8.20/capsule
      Capsule
      Rs. 82
      pay 11% more per capsule
    • DULEVE 20MG CAPSULE
      (10 capsules in strip)
      Zydus Cadila
      Rs. 4.71/capsule
      Capsule
      Rs. 47.12
      save 36% more per capsule

    Top Psychiatrists

    Expert advice FOR DUZELA

    • Take Duloxetine only as directed by your doctor. Do not take it more often or for a longer period of time. 
    • You may have to take Duloxetine at least for 4 weeks or longer before you begin to feel better. 
    • Do not discontinue the use of Duloxetine, unless the doctor has advised you. This may increase the chances of side effects.
    • Duloxetine should be taken with food to minimize the chances of an upset stomach. 
    • Avoid driving after taking Duloxetine as it may cause drowsiness, blurred vision, dizziness and confusion.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking Duloxetine, it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness. 
    • Duloxetine may cause a higher risk of suicidal thoughts and behaviour changes. 
    • Duloxetine causes sleepiness, so it's good for people who have trouble sleeping (insomnia).

    Frequently asked questions FOR DUZELA

    Duloxetine

    Q.

    Is duloxetine an SSRI, tricyclic antidepressant, opoid, or a pain-killer?
    Duloxetine is not a SSRI/tricyclic antidepressant/opoid analgesic or pain-killer. It is a SSNRI (selective serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor)

    Q.

    Does it contain MAOI?
    Duloxetine is a MAO inhibitor (MAOI)

    Q.

    Is duloxetine the same as Cymbalta?
    Yes. Cymbalta is the branded version of duloxetine available in the market

    Show More
    Q.

    Is duloxetine addictive?
    Duloxetine is not addictive; but it can produce withdrawal symptoms when treatment is stopped abruptly. Please consult your doctor, if you experience any withdrawal symptoms after stopping the therapy

    Q.

    Can I take Cymbalta forever?
    It is advisable to take this drug only for the duration prescribed by your doctor

    Q.

    Can I take duloxetine with tramadol, paracetamol, naproxen, Nytol, amitryptyline, citalopram, ibuprofen, or codeine?
    Duloxetine should not be taken with tramadol, amitriptyline, citalopram, diazepam, codeine or naproxen. It can be taken with paracetamol or ibuprofen only if prescribed by your doctor

    Q.

    Does duloxetine cause weight loss, acne, sweating, or hairloss?
    Duloxetine may cause weight gain instead of weight loss. It can also cause, sweating, hairloss or acne. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor

    Q.

    Does duloxetine contain gluten?
    No. Deloxetine is gluten-free. However, please refer to package insert of the prescribed brand before use.

    WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT DUZELA 20 MG CAPSULE

    How effective is this medicine?

    Effective
    50%
    Moderately effective
    30%
    Can't say
    10%
    Not effective
    10%

    Do you find this medicine expensive?

    No
    88%
    Yes
    13%

    Articles


    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)