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Praxo 20mg Tablet
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Medicine Overview of Raxit Tablet
Side effects of Raxit Tablet
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.
How to use Raxit 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 Raxit 20mg Tablet at a fixed time.
How Raxit Tablet works
Raxit 20mg 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 Raxit Tablet
Expert advice for Raxit Tablet
- It can take 2-3 weeks for Raxit 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 Raxit, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- If your doctor asks you to stop Raxit, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Raxit is very less.
- You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
Special precautions for Raxit 20mg Tablet
Raxit 20mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Raxit 20mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor....
Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Raxit 20mg Tablet should be used with caution during lactati+more
on. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body....
Raxit 20mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or affect+more
your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear....
Raxit 20mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be exercised with impaired Renal function....
Caution should be exercised with impaired Renal function.
Raxit 20mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver dise+more
ase. No dose adjustment of Raxit 20mg Tablet is recommended....
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 2mg Injection, Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Gli 2mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Raxit 20mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine
No. Raxit is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Raxit is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Raxit is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain
No. Raxit is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug
Raxit is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant
Yes. Raxit may cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss or high blood pressure. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.