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. Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Etizolam and escitalopram which have anxiety-lowering and mood-enhancing effects. Etizolam is a benzodiazepine (BZD) which increases the action of GABA, a chemical messenger that suppresses the abnormal activity of the nerve cells in the brain. Escitalopram is selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) which increases the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger that improves mood.
Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg 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.
No information is available on the use of Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
What were the side-effects while using Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg Tablet?
Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
How much was the improvement?
What are you using Etilaam S Tablet for?
Survey Participants: 1
“The following are the results of on-going survey on 1mg.com for Etilaam S 0.5mg/10mg 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.”
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 14th Aug 2017.