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Retalin 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Retalin 50mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Retalin 50mg Tablet

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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MRP
42
₹4.2/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Retalin Tablet

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Uses of Retalin Tablet

Retalin 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Retalin Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Fatigue.

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How to use Retalin 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. Retalin 50mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Retalin Tablet works

Retalin 50mg 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 Retalin Tablet

Expert advice for Retalin Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Retalin to start working.
  • Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Retalin, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Retalin, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Retalin is very less.
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Retalin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Retalin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Retalin 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Retalin 50mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Retalin 50mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Retalin 50mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Retalin 50mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Retalin 50mg Tablet is recommended.
However, inform your doctor if you have an underlying kidney disease as you may be given a smaller dose initially and then increased slowly as required.
Liver
CAUTION
Retalin 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Retalin 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Retalin 50mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Retalin Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Retalin 50mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

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Frequently asked questions about Retalin Tablet

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Retalin is not addictive. However, sudden discontinuation or decrease in dose of Retalin may cause effects like dizziness, numbness, sleep disturbances, agitation or anxiety, headaches, nausea, vomiting and shaking. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use and discontinuation
No, Retalin belongs to a class of medications called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs), which alter the levels of a chemical called serotonin in the brain and help improve depression
Retalin is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Insomnia, headache, weight gain or weight loss and sick feeling are side effects reported with the use of Retalin. However acne has not been reported. Patients should consult doctors regarding the possible side effects
Retalin is used for the treatment of social anxiety disorder. But, consult your doctor regarding the use of Retalin for your anxiety complaints
No, Retalin belongs to a class of medications called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressants. It does not stimulate the brain, but improves depression by increasing the levels of a chemical called serotonin in the brain
Q. Can I take sertraline with diazepam/ Adderall (amphetamine and dextroamphetamine)/ alcohol/ Tylenol (paracetamol)/ mirtazapine/ amoxicillin/ Nyquil (acetaminophen, dextromethorphan, doxylamine)/ Co codamol (paracetamol and codeine)/ ibuprofen?
With tramadol there is an increased risk of hypertension, amitriptyline may possibly change the blood levels of fluoxetine, and alcohol may alter the effect of fluoxetine. No clinically observed drug interaction has been reported with diazepam, Co codamol, Nyquil, ibuprofen and mirtazapine. Please consult your doctor when using concomitantly
It is advisable to take this drug only till prescribed by the doctor
Yes, like all drugs, Retalin has an expiry date. Please refer to the package insert or the information on the tablet strip to find out when your medicine expires.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Retalin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Retalin with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox, Tizpa
Retalin with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot
Retalin with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Retalin with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Retalin with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin, Elegelin, Eldepryl
Retalin with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar, Rasagin
Retalin with Sibutramine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sibutramine: Reduce, MEDISLIM (MERIDIAN), Sintrim, Sibutrex, Sibutrim, Sibuslim, Deobese, Keep Fit, Sibunet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hyoscine butylbromide: Hyocimax, Spaslin H, Biscotas, Xspas, Belloid, Hyoswift, Buscogast, Hyoscine Bromide, Hikin, Hyosil, Hylac, Hyopil
Retalin with Zuclopenthixol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Zuclopenthixol: Clopixol-Acuphase
Retalin with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Retalin with Celiprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Retalin with Galantamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Galantamine: Galamer
Retalin with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Retalin with Cyclandelate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cyclandelate: Cevadil, Cyclospasmol
Retalin with Eletriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Retalin with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem
Retalin with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Retalin with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet, Atydep, Ession, Smoquit, Zupion
Retalin with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost, Rapitoin
Retalin with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
Retalin with Fenoverine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenoverine: Spasmopriv
Retalin with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine
Retalin with Oxyphenonium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenonium: Antrenyl
Retalin with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Retalin with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap
Retalin with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam
Retalin with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Retalin with Camylofin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Camylofin: Bigspas
Retalin with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Retalin with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Retalin with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Retalin with Exenatide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Exenatide: Exapride
Retalin with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm
Retalin with Amineptine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Amineptine: Survector

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