Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet

icon
Arinna Lifescience Pvt Ltd

Composition for Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet

iconPrescription Required

Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
Potentiallyunsafewith
icon
Alcohol
icon
Pregnancy
214.5
₹21.45/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
ADD TO CART

Substitutes for Patroxta Tablet

XL Paro 37.5mg Tablet
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹16.23/Tablet
save 24%
Xepar 37.5mg Tablet
Consern Pharma P Ltd
₹17.5/Tablet
save 18%
₹18.39/Tablet
save 14%
Paxotus 37.5mg Tablet
Emcure Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹23.0/Tablet
7% costlier

Medicine Overview of Patroxta Tablet

uses

Uses of Patroxta Tablet

Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia, Post traumatic stress disorder and Obsessive-compulsive disorder.
uses

Side effects of Patroxta Tablet

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.

uses

How to use Patroxta 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Patroxta Tablet works

Patroxta 37.5mg 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.

In Depth Information on Patroxta Tablet

Expert advice for Patroxta Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Patroxta to start working.
  • Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Patroxta, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Patroxta, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Patroxta is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
video imgplay img
Warnings
Special precautions for Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet
icon
Alcohol
CAUTION
Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
icon
Pregnancy
CAUTION
Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
...
+more
icon
Lactation
CAUTION
Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet should be used with caution during la
ctation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
...
+more
icon
Driving
Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or af
fect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
...
+more
icon
Kidney
UNSAFE
Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be exercised with impaired Renal function.
...
+more
icon
Liver
SAFE
Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet is recommended.
...
+more
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 2mg Injection, Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Gli 2mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Patroxta 37.5mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine

No. Patroxta is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Patroxta is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Patroxta is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain
No. Patroxta is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug
Patroxta is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant
Yes. Patroxta may cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss or high blood pressure. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
+more

cross img