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Tinpax CR 25 Tablet


Overview

Introduction of Tinpax Tablet CR

Tinpax CR 25 Tablet is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, phobia and post traumatic stress disorder. It works by increasing the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain.

Tinpax CR 25 Tablet may be taken with or without food but take it at the same time each day to get the most benefit. The dose and how often you need it will be decided by your doctor so that you get the right amount to control your symptoms. It may be increased gradually. If you have trouble sleeping it may be best to take this medicine in the morning. It may take a few weeks before you start to feel better. Do not change the dose or stop taking it without talking to your doctor, even if you feel well. Your condition may get worse or you may suffer unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. Let your doctor know if you do not see any improvement after four weeks.

The most common side effects of this medicine include rash, panic attacks, low sexual desire, sleepiness, ejaculation disorder and nausea. Some people gain weight while being treated with it. Keep taking the medicine but talk to a doctor if these side effects bother you. There may be ways of preventing or reducing them. You should avoid driving or operating machinery until you know how this medicine affects you.

Before taking it, you should tell your doctor if you have epilepsy, diabetes, liver or kidney disease, heart problems, glaucoma, drug addiction or bipolar disorder. These may affect your treatment. Pregnant or breastfeeding women should also consult their doctor before taking it. Some other medicines may affect the way it works, especially other antidepressants and medicines called MAO inhibitors. Please tell your doctor about all the medicines you are taking to make sure you are safe.

Tinpax Tablet CR side effects

Common
  • Low sexual desire
  • Delayed ejaculation
  • Vomiting
  • Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing)
  • Nausea
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Weight gain
  • Stomach upset
  • Restlessness

How to use Tinpax Tablet CR

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. Tinpax CR 25 Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Tinpax Tablet CR works

Tinpax CR 25 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.

Tinpax Tablet CR related warnings

Alcohol
UNSAFE
It is unsafe to consume alcohol with Tinpax CR 25 Tablet
Pregnancy
UNSAFE
Tinpax CR 25 Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Seek your doctor's advice as studies on pregnant women and animals have shown significant harmful effects to the developing baby.
Lactation
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Tinpax CR 25 Tablet is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Limited human data suggests that the drug may pass into the breastmilk and harm the baby.
Driving
UNSAFE
Tinpax CR 25 Tablet may decrease alertness, affect your vision or make you feel sleepy and dizzy. Do not drive if these symptoms occur.
Kidney
CAUTION
Tinpax CR 25 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Tinpax CR 25 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Tinpax CR 25 Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Tinpax CR 25 Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

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Expert Advice

  • Tinpax CR 25 Tablet may be a preferred treatment for major depressive disorders with anxiety disoders.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Tinpax with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
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Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Tinpax

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I have compulsive thoughts and cleanliness phobia also I take 1hr 10 min while bathing. Please suggest way to improve.
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) is a common, chronic and long-lasting disorder in which a person has uncontrollable, reoccurring thoughts (obsessions) and behaviors (compulsions) that he or she feels the urge to repeat over and over. It's a neurochemical disturbance in brain and worsens due to stressful environment. OCD is typically treated with medication, psychotherapy or a combination of the two.
social phobia,,,social anxiety disorder,,,obsessive-compulsive disorder,,lack of self-confidence,self-esteem,,,no interest in social world.why not delivery in bathinda-151001? and m an unemployed, my parents don't give money easily for medicine,they think m just completely normal and say to me to not take medicine.m patient of social anxiety disorder,social phobia,obsessive-compulsive disorder. i take clonazepam .25, ession 150,betacap tr 40, tynept od 12.5, frext 50 is there any facility of free drugs under any private or government scheme thus i can live my life in a better way :(
Dr. Varun Mehta
Psychiatrist
Well, PATIENT can understand the problems you are facingThere is no hospital in India that delivers medicationsThere are few online portals that provide medicationsI am not sure if there is a government hospital nearby that provides free medicationsBut you can make a visit to Ranchi and we can work in adjusting your medications that would be convenient to you
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FAQs

Q. After how many days of taking Tinpax will I start feeling better?

You may start to see an improvement in your symptoms after 1-2 weeks of starting the treatment. In case you do not see any improvement, do not stop the medicine and consult your doctor. It may take around 4-6 weeks to see the full benefits of the medicine.

Q. I feel that my symptoms have worsened after having started taking Tinpax. Can I stop it on my own or do I need to consult the doctor?

No, do not stop taking Tinpax abruptly, without consulting your doctor. This is a common problem with Tinpax that initially you may feel that your symptoms have worsened but the benefits start appearing after 1-2 weeks. If the worsening does not improve even after 1-2 weeks, you must consult your doctor.

Q. Can Tinpax affect my sex life?

Yes, Tinpax use may affect your sex life. It can cause decreased sexual desire and inability to reach orgasm in both men and women. Additionally, men may even experience abnormal erection and ejaculation.

Q. What is the effect of Tinpax on children?

Tinpax should not be used in children under 18 years of age. The reason being, patients under 18 have an increased risk of experiencing side effects such as suicidal thoughts, aggression, oppositional behavior and anger when they take Tinpax. If your doctor has prescribed Tinpax for your child and you are worried about these side effects, discuss it with your doctor.

Q. I have been taking tamoxifen for breast cancer. Can I take Tinpax with it?

No, you should not take Tinpax if you are receiving tamoxifen. Tamoxifen often causes hot flashes (episodes of feeling extremely hot), which can be treated with Tinpax. But Tinpax may reduce the effectiveness of tamoxifen and can lead to recurrence of breast cancer.

Q. Do I need to be careful while taking Tinpax if I am a diabetic?

Yes, you need to be careful while taking this medicine if you are a diabetic. Tinpax may alter your blood sugar levels and your dose of insulin or antidiabetic medicines may need adjustment. Talk to your doctor regarding this and keep a regular check on your blood sugar levels.

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