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Steel 100mg Tablet

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S P Pharma

Composition for Steel 100mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Steel 100mg Tablet

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
MRP
61.9
₹6.19/Tablet
10 tablets in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Steel Tablet

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Uses of Steel Tablet

Steel 100mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Steel Tablet side effects

Common

Nausea, Headache, Diarrhoea, Fatigue.

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How to use Steel 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. Steel 100mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Steel Tablet works

Steel 100mg 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 Steel Tablet

Expert advice for Steel Tablet

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Steel 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 Steel, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Steel, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Steel is very less.
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Steel Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Steel Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Steel 100mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Steel 100mg 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
Steel 100mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Steel 100mg Tablet may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Steel 100mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Steel 100mg 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
Steel 100mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Steel 100mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Steel 100mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Steel Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Steel 100mg 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 Steel Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Sertraline

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

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