Pexep CR 25mg Tablet

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Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Pexep 25mg Tablet CR

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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₹19.0/Tablet CR
10 tablet cr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Pexep Tablet CR

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Uses of Pexep Tablet CR

Pexep CR 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Side effects of Pexep Tablet CR

Common

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

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How to use Pexep 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Pexep CR 25mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Pexep Tablet CR works

Pexep cr 25mg 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 Pexep Tablet CR

Expert advice for Pexep Tablet CR

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Pexep 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 Pexep, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Pexep, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Pexep is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Pexep CR 25mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Pexep CR 25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Pexep CR 25mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Pexep CR 25mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Pexep CR 25mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affe
ct your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Pexep CR 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pexep CR 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Pexep CR 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients
with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pexep CR 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 200mg Injection, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet, Serenace 5mg Injection 1ml, Paliris 3mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Pexep 25mg Tablet CR

Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine

No. Pexep is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Pexep is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Pexep is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain
No. Pexep is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug
Pexep is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant
Yes. Pexep 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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