Pxt 10mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
72.98
₹7.3/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Pxt Tablet

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Uses of Pxt Tablet

Pxt 10mg 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 Pxt Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Pxt 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 Pxt 10mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Pxt Tablet works

Pxt 10mg 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 Pxt Tablet

Expert advice for Pxt Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Pxt 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 Pxt, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Pxt, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Pxt is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Pxt 10mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Pxt 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Pxt 10mg 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
Pxt 10mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Pxt 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect yo
ur vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Pxt 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Pxt 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Pxt 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with
liver disease. Dose adjustment of Pxt 10mg 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 Pxt 10mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine

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