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S Citadelm 10mg Tablet

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Composition for S Citadelm 10mg Tablet

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Primary uses of S Citadelm 10mg Tablet

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MRP
52.06
₹5.21/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of S Citadelm Tablet

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S Citadelm Tablet side effects

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Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Fatigue.

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How to use S Citadelm 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. S Citadelm 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How S Citadelm Tablet works

S Citadelm 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 S Citadelm Tablet

Expert advice for S Citadelm Tablet

  • May be among the best-tolerated antidepressants.
  • It can take 2-3 weeks for S citadelm 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 S citadelm, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the S citadelm, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of S citadelm is very less.
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S Citadelm Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for S Citadelm Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
S Citadelm 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
S Citadelm 10mg 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
S Citadelm 10mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
S Citadelm 10mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
S Citadelm 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with severe kidney disease. Dose adjustment of S Citadelm 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
S Citadelm 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of S Citadelm 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of S Citadelm Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of S Citadelm 10mg 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 S Citadelm Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Escitalopram

S citadelm 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.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with coffee?
There is usually no significant effect of taking coffee with S citadelm but a very high quantity of consumption of coffee may cause restlessness and anxiety.
No. S citadelm is not addictive. Its abrupt discontinuation may cause some withdrawal symptoms. But still is not addictive as there is no drug-seeking behaviour and it has no abuse liability.
S citadelm increases the activity of serotonin a chemical which is also involved in the vomiting process so makes the person nauseating.
Tiredness is usually associated with depression. S citadelm can alter the sleep quality and can make the person feel tired most of the time.
S citadelm is not approved for the treatment of a migraine. It is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post-traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
S citadelm should not be used for the treatment of bipolar disorder as it can aggravate the problem. Only in few cases, it can be used that too with caution with other drugs if depression is the more persistent feature of person's bipolar illness. But the person should be very regular with drugs prescribed for the mania part also called mood stabilisers.
There are some case reports of hair loss with the use of S citadelm. It is very infrequent and it usually stops after the discontinuation of the drug. It can be very distressing for a person, especially for the females. So a person should tell his doctor if he is having hair loss with the use of S citadelm.
S citadelm may itself cause sleep disorders. So it is not recommended for the sleep problem.
S citadelm can be used for the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) but there are better alternatives available, in case they don't work then S citadelm can be used. Although it is prescribed in a higher dose and for longer duration in case of OCD in comparison to depression.
Q. Which is better medication, S citadelm or sertraline?
S citadelm is the safest drug in its class. Sertraline can be used in case S citadelm doesn't work for depression. However, setraline can be preferred in case of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD).
Q. Which is better medication, S citadelm or citalopram?
S citadelm is more effective than citalopram for major depression. Although some studies have shown that there is no difference among two in case of effectiveness but some recent studies have shown S citadelm to be superior to citalopram for major depression.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with diphenhydramine?
It is better to avoid diphenhydramine with S citadelm. Diphenhydramine can aggravate side effects of S citadelm and can cause dizziness, confusion and difficulty in concentrating.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with aspirin?
It is usually avoided as it can increase the chances of bleeding.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with Ibuprofen?
No. Combined these two drugs may increase the chances of bleeding especially in persons already on a blood thinner. Nasal bleeding is usually the first symptom.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with methylphenidate?
It is better to avoid methylphenidate with S citadelm. Because methylphenidate can increase the blood levels of S citadelm and its effects and rarely can cause a serious condition called serotonin syndrome with symptoms like anxiety, restlessness, extreme changes in heart rate and blood pressure, blurred vision, incoordination, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea.
Q. Can S citadelm be given with lisdexamfetamine?
It is better to avoid this combined therapy of lisdexamfetamine with S citadelm, it leads to increased anxiety, restlessness and sometimes serotonin syndrome. Serotonin syndrome includes vomiting, diarrhoea, extreme changes in blood pressure and even seizure may occur. It can be life-threatening.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with alprazolam?
It is better to avoid the combination, it can lead to increased dizziness, confusion and difficulty in concentrating. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with clonazepam?
It is better to avoid the combination, it can lead to increased dizziness, confusion and difficulty in concentrating. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can S citadelm be used with hydrocodone?
It is better to avoid the combination, it can lead to increased dizziness, confusion and difficulty in concentrating. Please consult your doctor before taking these two medicines together.
Q. Can I take S citadelm with dextromethorphan?
You should not take Dextromethorphan with S citadelm. It can lead to the seotonin syndrome. Before taking any medications with S citadelm, your should consult with your doctor.
Q. Can I take S citadelm and paracetamol?
Yes. There is no known interaction between S citadelm and paracetamol.
Q. How does S citadelm differ from fluoxetine?
S citadelm and fluoxetin belongs to same class of medicine called as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI).
Q. How doses S citadelm differ from amitriptyline?
S citadelm is a newer drug belongs to class selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) while amitryptiline is an older drug belonging to class tricyclic antidepressants (TCA). Both drugs are almost equally effective for treating depression but S citadelm has much lesser side effects in comparison to amitryptiline and so preferred over amitryptiline for the treatment of depression.
Q. How does S citadelm differ from imipramine?
S citadelm is much safer than imipramine and is preferred in most of the conditions over imipramine. However, imipramine can be preferred in bed-wetting in children.
You may experience withdrawal symptoms which can be in the form flu like symptoms, anxiety, suicidal thoughts, nausea or sleep problems. These symptoms usually last for one to two weeks. Do not stop taking this medicine without consulting your doctor.
You should consult your doctor before stopping the treatment. It would depend on the number and severity of depressive episodes.The dose should be tapered slowly to prevent intense withdrawal symptoms.
No. S citadelm is not a benzodiazepine. Benzodiazepines decrease the anxiety and induce sleep. S citadelm belongs to the class of selective sertonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It may cause insomnia and restlessness initially as the side effect which usually goes away with time.
No. S citadelm is not a narcotic drug. Narcotics are drugs with sleep inducing properties, usual derivatives of Opium like Heroin and Morphine.

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