Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Oxitine Tablet CR

Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR is used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia and post traumatic stress disorder.

Oxitine Tablet CR side effects

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

How to use Oxitine Tablet CR

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. Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Oxitine Tablet CR works

Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR 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.

Oxitine Tablet CR related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Kidney
CAUTION
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR
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Expert Advice

  • Often a preferred treatment of anxious depression as well as major depressive disorder with anxiety disoders.
  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR 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 Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Oxitine 37.5 mg Tablet CR is very less.

Interaction with Drugs

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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Oxitine

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sir, my self im very depressing while comparing me to others& i dont talk to much bcoz i feel im not in level to talk with them & feel me about myself everyday about my negetativity.this type thinking stressess me very much how can i come from this type of stress?? i feel this is b.coz my weight & height at the age of 21 im right sir??
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
If you let your confidence down, you will develop helplessness ehic leads to depression. Instead of worrying about your weight, take action. Seek professional help. If you feel unmotivated, meet a psychiatrist, its neither too early nor too late for professional advice.
Sir i m suffering from mindly disturbance last 8 days because i have fail in love . Now i dont get to sleep. Only 2-3 hrs sleeping please help me. Im in more depression
Dr. Mehtab Baig
Physiotherapist
Think one mantra ,,,,,duniya jaye bhad me ,,,,, if u don't you takes always on medicine plz ignore all your memories with your ex And deleted
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FAQs

Q. Is Oxitine available or sold over the counter?

No. Oxitine is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter

Q. Is Oxitine safe?

Yes. Oxitine is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor

Q. Is Oxitine a narcotic/controlled/addictive substance?

No. Oxitine is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain

Q. Is Oxitine the same as Xanax?

No. Oxitine is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug

Q. Is Oxitine a MAOI/benzodiazepine/anti-depressant?

Oxitine is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant

Q. Does Oxitine cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss, high blood pressure?

Yes. Oxitine may cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss or high blood pressure. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Sep 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Lattondana, Ludhiana -Chandigarh Highway,-141 113, Punjab
MRP
175
10 tablet cr in 1 strip
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