Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR

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Aspen Pharma

Composition for Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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₹13.9/Tablet CR
10 tablet cr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Pexpen Tablet CR

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Uses of Pexpen Tablet CR

Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR 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 Pexpen Tablet CR

Common

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

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How to use Pexpen 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 Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR at a fixed time.

How Pexpen Tablet CR works

Pexpen 25mg 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.

In Depth Information on Pexpen Tablet CR

Expert advice for Pexpen Tablet CR

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Pexpen 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 Pexpen, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Pexpen, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Pexpen is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Pexpen 25mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR is probably usafe to use during lactat
ion. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patient
s with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR should be used with caution in patient
s with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 200mg Injection, Danavir 600mg Tablet, Paliris 6mg Tablet, Cyblex 60mg XR Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Pexpen 25mg Tablet CR

Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine

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