Parot 40 mg Tablet


Uses of Parot Tablet

Parot 40 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia and post traumatic stress disorder.

Parot Tablet side effects

  • 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 Parot 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. Parot 40 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Parot Tablet works

Parot 40 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.

Parot Tablet related warnings

Parot 40 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Parot 40 mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Parot 40 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Parot 40 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
Parot 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Parot 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Parot 40 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Parot 40 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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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 Parot 40 mg Tablet 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 Parot 40 mg Tablet, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Parot 40 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Parot 40 mg Tablet is very less.

Interaction with Drugs

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

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Parot

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
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
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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User Feedback


Q. Is Parot available or sold over the counter?

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

Q. Is Parot safe?

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

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

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

Q. Is Parot the same as Xanax?

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

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

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

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

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

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 6th Feb 2018.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
ZDL ZODIACAL Pharmaceuticals Private Limited, Kumar Kunj, GMD Road, Moradabad-244001, Uttar Pradesh, India
10 tablets in 1 strip