Escalate 20 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Escalate Tablet

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

Escalate Tablet side effects

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

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

How Escalate Tablet works

Escalate 20 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.

Escalate Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Escalate 20 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Escalate 20 mg 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
Escalate 20 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Escalate 20 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Escalate 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Escalate 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Escalate 20 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Escalate 20 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Escalate Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Escalate 20 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 is one of the most well tolerated antidepressant.
  • Escalate 20 mg Tablet effectively treats a variety of mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, and panic disorders.
  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Escalate 20 mg Tablet to start working.
  • It may cause lesser sexual dysfunction than other similar medications.
  • Take it in the morning since it can keep you awake if taken late at night.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Escalate 20 mg Tablet is very less.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

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

Questions Related to Escalate

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Hello I am a hypothyroid patient. 34 years/female. I have been trying to lose weight for 6 months and have lost about 13 KGS. Now it seems to have stopped. I need your opinion on any special inclusion/exclusion in diet to enhance the weight loss process.
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
hello PATIENT for sharing ur problem jus escalate the measures you were employing previously avoid refined carbohydrates totally, take fibre rich diet, add a protein diet as well as increase the duration and intensity of exercise
I have acidity problem from last 8 years, yesterday and today I took long nap in afternoon (1.5 hrs), so, my head is aching very harsher. I had soda and lemon at evening but no effect observed, pl suggest what to do to escalate this headache problem
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Skin Specialist
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FAQs

Q. Does Escalate cause hair loss?
There are some case reports of hair loss with the use of Escalate. It is very infrequent and it usually stops after the discontinuation of the drug. It can be very distressing for a person, especially for the females. So a person should tell his doctor if he is having hair loss with the use of Escalate.
Q. Can I take Escalate with coffee?
There is usually no significant effect of taking coffee with Escalate but a very high quantity of consumption of coffee may cause restlessness and anxiety.
Q. Why does Escalate cause nausea?
Escalate increases the activity of serotonin, a chemical responsible for inducing vomiting.
Q. How to manage weight gain associated with the use of Escalate?
There are reports that suggest that the use of Escalate can cause weight gain. If you maintain good eating habits and exercise regularly, you might not gain any weight. An important point to remember is that it is easier to prevent weight gain than to lose increased weight.
Q. Can I stop taking Escalate when my symptoms are relieved?
No, you should continue to take Escalate even if you feel well. If you stop Escalate suddenly, serious withdrawal symptoms may occur. Your doctor will probably decrease your dose gradually.
Q. Can the use of Escalate cause sleepiness?
Yes, Escalate can make you feel sleepy. At the beginning of your treatment: do not drive, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities, until you know how this medicine affects you.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 31st Aug 2018.
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