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Sentral 25mg Tablet

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Composition for Sentral 25mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Sentral 25mg Tablet

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
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50
₹5/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Sentral Tablet

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Uses of Sentral Tablet

Sentral 25mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Sentral Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Fatigue.

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How to use Sentral 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. Sentral 25mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Sentral Tablet works

Sentral 25mg 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 Sentral Tablet

Expert advice for Sentral Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Sentral 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 Sentral, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Sentral, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Sentral is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Sentral Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Sentral Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Sentral 25mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Sentral 25mg 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
Sentral 25mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Sentral 25mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Sentral 25mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Sentral 25mg 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
Sentral 25mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Sentral 25mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Sentral 25mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Sentral Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Sentral 25mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Sentral Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Sertraline

Sentral is not addictive. However, sudden discontinuation or decrease in dose of Sentral 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, Sentral 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
Sentral 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 Sentral. However acne has not been reported. Patients should consult doctors regarding the possible side effects
Sentral is used for the treatment of social anxiety disorder. But, consult your doctor regarding the use of Sentral for your anxiety complaints
No, Sentral 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, Sentral 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 Sentral with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Sentral with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Sentral with Terfenadine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Terfenadine: Terfed, Trexyl, Daylert
Sentral with Tizanidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Tizanidine: Sirdalud, Tizalide, Ginox, Tizpa
Sentral with Rasagiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin, Rasipar, Rasagin
Sentral with Selegiline
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Selegiline: Jumex, Selgin, Elegelin, Eldepryl
Sentral with Sibutramine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Sibutramine: Reduce, MEDISLIM (MERIDIAN), Sintrim, Sibutrex, Sibutrim, Sibuslim, Deobese, Keep Fit, Sibunet
Sentral with Reboxetine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Reboxetine: Rebotin, Reboot
Sentral with Exenatide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Exenatide: Exapride
Sentral with Pimozide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pimozide: R Zep, Pimoz, Arkazid, Pimide, Mozep, Orap
Sentral with Fenoverine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fenoverine: Spasmopriv
Sentral with Amineptine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Amineptine: Survector
Sentral with Oxazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxazepam: Zaxpam
Sentral with Celiprolol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Celiprolol: Celipress
Sentral with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol, Butrum
Sentral with Fentanyl
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fentanyl: Fent, Trofentyl
Sentral with Cyclandelate
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cyclandelate: Cevadil, Cyclospasmol
Sentral with Bupropion
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Bupropion: Bupep, Unidep, Zyban, Bulet, Atydep, Ession, Smoquit, Zupion
Sentral with Galantamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Galantamine: Galamer
Sentral with Darunavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Darunavir: Virem
Sentral with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin, Pentawin, Riddof, Pentalab, Nicozocin, Fortstar, Unizocine
Sentral with Penfluridol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Penfluridol: Penridol
Sentral with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Sentral with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Hyoscine butylbromide: Hyocimax, Spaslin H, Biscotas, Xspas, Belloid, Hyoswift, Buscogast, Hyoscine Bromide, Hikin, Hyosil, Hylac, Hyopil
Sentral with Camylofin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Camylofin: Bigspas
Sentral with Fosphenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fosphenytoin: Fosphen, Fosentin, Fosolin, Neofost, Rapitoin
Sentral with Iloperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Iloperidone: Ilofast, Ilopt, Ilopride, Ilosure, Iiosure
Sentral with Paliperidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paliperidone: Psycodon, Paliris, Invega Sustenna, Palivega, Palica OD, Palip, Palicalm
Sentral with Oxyphenonium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Oxyphenonium: Antrenyl
Sentral with Eletriptan
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Eletriptan: Elipran
Sentral with Asenapine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Asenapine: Welenuf, Definium
Sentral with Glipizide
SERIOUS
Sentral with Blonanserin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Blonanserin: Elicia
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