Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Nexito Forte Tablet
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of anxiety disorder.
Nexito Forte Tablet side effects
Common
  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Confusion
  • Vomiting
  • Memory impairment
  • Drowsiness
  • Tiredness
  • Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm)
  • Low sexual desire
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhoea
  • Uncoordinated body movements
How to use Nexito Forte 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. Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Nexito Forte Tablet works
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Clonazepam and escitalopram which have anxiety-lowering and mood-enhancing effects. Clonazepam 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.
Nexito Forte Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Nexito Forte Forte 0.5mg/10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Nexito Forte

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taking Nexito Forte one at night for Anxiety Neurosis for the past one year when will I stop
Dr. Venkatraju Kalidindi
Psychiatrist
Dear 1mg user, medicines gives quick relief and has side effects too so consult your doctor and see how to reduce dose and control totally, later you can take counselling that really helps you. Pay Rs 99 and call me on my phone www.dontfeel.com for counsellingDear 1mg user, medicines gives quick relief and has side effects too so consult your doctor and see how to reduce dose and control totally, later you can take counselling that really helps you.
Dear sir I am a 32 yr old guy last few months i am feeling very sad i am loosing interest in everything i runs a pharmacy and i earn a good amount every month there is no tension in my life i am happily married but last few mmths i am fearing about something which i cant define my heart is beating faster and i am always afraid from my inner could not sleep in time could not concentrate always have a fear of unknown in my heart plz help me outSometimes i have a sleep disturbance i consulted a psychiatrist 10yrs ago he prescribed me nexito forte i had this tablet for a few days then i was ok i never visited the doctor after that actually i realised that i feel sleepy but could not sleep sometimes and whenever this problem arise i take nexito forte for a day or two then i keep it away this continues till date but last 1 month i am fearing in my heart it beats fast and i am afraid how can i get rid of it
Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari
Mental Wellness
From your detailed description, I can understand you are suffering from depression. Taking antidepressant (Nexito) off n on is not useful. Antidepressant takes time to act on. So please take medication regularly. And then discuss with doctor when to start reducing medication.
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FAQs

Q. Can the Nexito Forte cause sleepiness or drowsiness?
Nexito Forte may make you feel drowsy or you may fall asleep suddenly during your routine activities like watching television, talking, eating or riding in a car. You might not feel drowsy or have any other warning signs before you suddenly fall asleep. Do not drive a car, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities at the beginning of your treatment until you know how the medication affects you. Inform your doctor if you experience such symptoms.
Q. Are there any important warning related to Nexito Forte?
Your behavior or mood may change in unexpected ways when you take Nexito Forte. You may experience new or worsening depression, thoughts of harming or killing yourself, or planning or trying to do so. You may experience extreme worry, agitation, panic attacks, difficulty in falling asleep or staying asleep, aggressive behavior, irritability, acting without thinking, severe restlessness, and frenzied abnormal excitement. Be sure that your family or caregiver knows which symptoms may be serious so that they can call the doctor if you are unable to seek treatment on your own. Your healthcare provider will want to see you often while you are taking Nexito Forte, especially at the beginning of your treatment. Be sure to visit your doctor as advised.
Q. Are there any medications to avoid while taking Nexito Forte?
Nexito Forte may increase the risk of serious or life-threatening breathing problems (respiratory depression) or coma if used along with certain medications. Tell your doctor if you are taking or plan to take certain opiate medications for cough or pain such as codeine, hydrocodone, codeine, fentanyl, hydromorphone, meperidine, methadone, morphine, oxycodone, and tramadol. Drinking alcohol or using street drugs during your treatment with Nexito Forte may also increase the risk of these serious, life-threatening side effects. Call your doctor immediately or seek emergency medical care immediately if there is unusual dizziness, lightheadedness, extreme sleepiness, slowed or difficult breathing, or unresponsiveness. Be sure that your caregiver or family members know which symptoms may be serious so that they can call the doctor or emergency medical care if you are unable to seek treatment on your own.
Q. Can I take a higher dose of this medicine than recommended?
No, taking higher than the recommended dose of Nexito Forte can lead to increased chances of side effects and toxicity. If you are experiencing increased severity of your symptoms that is not relieved by the recommended doses, please consult your doctor for re-evaluation.
Q. Any special instruction regarding storage and disposal of Nexito Forte?
Keep Nexito Forte in a container that is tightly closed and out of children's reach. Store it at room temperature and away from excess heat and moisture (not in the bathroom). Unneeded medications should be disposed of in special ways to ensure that pets, children, and other people cannot consume them.
Q. What is Nexito Forte?
Nexito Forte is a combination of two medicines: Clonazepam and Escitalopram. This medicine is used to treat anxiety and mood disorders. Clonazepam works by decreasing abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Escitalopram works by increasing the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps to improve mood.
Q. Can I stop taking Nexito Forte when my symptoms are relieved?
No, you should not stop taking Nexito Forte even if you feel well. Continue taking your medicine as advised. Your doctor may lower your dose gradually if your symptoms are improving.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
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