Setalin 25 mg Tablet

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Overview

Uses of Setalin Tablet

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

Setalin Tablet side effects

Common
  • Low sexual desire
  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Vomiting
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Nausea
  • Weight gain
  • Diarrhoea
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Stomach upset

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

How Setalin Tablet works

Setalin 25 mg 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.

Setalin Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Setalin 25 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Setalin 25 mg 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
Setalin 25 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Setalin 25 mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Setalin 25 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Setalin 25 mg 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
Setalin 25 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Setalin 25 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Setalin 25 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Setalin Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Setalin 25 mg 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.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Setalin 25 mg Tablet effectively treats a variety of mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, and panic disorders.
  • It is one of the more effective and better tolerated antidepressant medication.
  • It causes less sleepiness than other antidepressants.
  • It has been proven safe for depressed patients with recent myocardial infarction or angina.
  • Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how Setalin 25 mg Tablet affects you.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Setalin 25 mg Tablet is very less.
  • Inform your doctor if you experience decreased sex drive or difficulty having an orgasm.
  • Do not stop taking the medication suddenly without talking to your doctor.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Setalin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Glunase
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin, Marantin, Notian
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Brand(s): Norma, Cizonil
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Brand(s): R Zep
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Brand(s): Bupro
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Carz, Antep
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Imirise, Imikon
SERIOUS
Brand(s): DLX, Dutron, Dulok
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Brand(s): Diabic, Glicla, Glywin
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Brand(s): Euroglip, Pridex MG, Glimpee
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Setalin

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Hi sir/madam ,I am suffering from mental disorder since 2011.when i first consult doctor,he said i have ocd.i use medicines for 2 years,i feel some what good,but i dont use medicines for 20 days,i was suffered once again symptoms like repetitive sexual thaughts ,suspicious and fear about mother's behaviour even she is good,sexual obsessions on god and i feel people think bad about my mother repetedly.i dont control my unwanted thaughts of sex on my relatives even i do not think.after that i consult another psychiatrist,he is also said i has ocd.but after using medicines like escitalaprum,SSRI's,divalproex sodium,haloperidol,trihexyphenidyl,setalin and alprazolum i feel good ,and obsessive thaughts are very much reduced,but i dont take medicines for days,i feel very nervousness,fear and uncomforted mind,but obsessions are not visible,and i again consult my doctor and explain my situation he said you are having bipolar disorder,and OCD is the part of that .sir kindly inform wether i have bipolar disorder or OCD,or both and also i upload my medicines as a photos.if it is true in how many days to treat bipolar disorder or OCD totally curable or it is life long disorder? kindly give your valuable suggestion sir/madam.
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Depression is a persistent state of sadness that is the result of interaction between one's inner biological and psychological state and gets triggered of with environmental stressors. Reactive depression is in response to a situation like loss, sickness, trauma etc. Endogenous depression occurs without any noticeable environmental stressors. Psychological symptoms include lack of interest, negative thinking, irritability, frustration, feeling demotivated etc. Somatic symptoms like fatigue/ weakness/ lack of sleep/ lack of appetite and other physical symptoms are common. Anxiety is common. In severe cases one may feel helpless and hopeless enough to wish for death or attempt suicide. Treatment includes physical and psychiatric work up following which medicines can be prescribed. In milder cases, psychotherapy or counselling is recommended.Behavioural disturbance can result from a number of psychological reasons and often similar psychological issues can manifest as different behavioural issues. Depressive thoughts may lead to quiet/ withdrawn or agitated/ aggressive behaviour. Psychotic thought process may similarly manifest as absent mindedness, self smiling, self talking, angry or irritable behaviour, poor self care etc. Mood Disorder is manifested as impulsivity, distractibility, indecisiveness, high risk behaviour, sleep disturbance etc. BAD and OCD can co exist. Psychiatric evaluation is based on history, clinical symptoms, personality factors, ongoing psychosocial stressors and frequency and severity of symptoms. It requires direct interaction with the patient on a regular basis. Once diagnosed, a management plan is formed based on intensity and frequency of symptoms and associated biological and psycho social factors. I suggest you to visit a psychiatrist in your vicinity for clinical evaluation.Please ignore first message, it was a response for another patient's question.
sir, my self im very depressing while comparing me to others& i dont talk to much bcoz i feel im not in level to talk with them & feel me about myself everyday about my negetativity.this type thinking stressess me very much how can i come from this type of stress?? i feel this is b.coz my weight & height at the age of 21 im right sir??
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
If you let your confidence down, you will develop helplessness ehic leads to depression. Instead of worrying about your weight, take action. Seek professional help. If you feel unmotivated, meet a psychiatrist, its neither too early nor too late for professional advice.
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FAQs

Q. Is Setalin addictive?
Setalin is not addictive. However, sudden discontinuation or decrease in dose of Setalin 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
Q. Is Setalin a mono amine oxidase inhibitor/steroid?
No, Setalin 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
Q. Is Setalin safe?
Setalin is safe, if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Does Setalin cause insomnia/hair loss/ weight gain or loss/acne/sick feeling?
Insomnia, headache, weight gain or weight loss and sick feeling are side effects reported with the use of Setalin. However acne has not been reported. Patients should consult doctors regarding the possible side effects
Q. Can I take Setalin for anxiety?
Setalin is used for the treatment of social anxiety disorder. But, consult your doctor regarding the use of Setalin for your anxiety complaints
Q. Is Setalin a stimulant?
No, Setalin 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
Q. How long can I take Setalin/ Can I take Setalin forever?
It is advisable to take this drug only till prescribed by the doctor
Q. Does Setalin expire?
Yes, like all drugs, Setalin has an expiry date. Please refer to the package insert or the information on the tablet strip to find out when your medicine expires.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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