Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet

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Composition for Xet 12.5mg Tablet PR

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Primarily used for

Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia
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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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₹13.7/Tablet PR
10 Tablet pr in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Xet Tablet PR

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Uses of Xet Tablet PR

Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of Depression, Anxiety disorder, Phobia, Post traumatic stress disorder and Obsessive-compulsive disorder.
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Side effects of Xet Tablet PR

Common

Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.

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How to use Xet Tablet PR

Use it as advised by your doctor or check the label for directions before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Xet Tablet PR works

Xet cr 12.5 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.

In Depth Information on Xet Tablet PR

Expert advice for Xet Tablet PR

  • It can take 2-3 weeks for Xet 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 Xet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Xet, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Xet is very less.
  • You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
CAUTION
Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy.

Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet should be used with caution during lac
tation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, drowsy or aff
ect your vision. Do not drive until your vision is clear.
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Kidney
UNSAFE
Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.

Caution should be exercised with impaired Renal function.
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Liver
SAFE
Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with liver
disease. No dose adjustment of Xet CR 12.5 mg Tablet is recommended.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 2mg Injection, Rimarex 300mg Capsule, Gli 2mg Tablet, Glychek 40mg Tablet

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions for Xet 12.5mg Tablet PR

Frequently asked questions for Paroxetine

No. Xet is a prescription drug. It is not available or sold over the counter
Yes. Xet is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
No. Xet is not a narcotic/controlled substance. However, it can cause addiction in some cases because of its effects on the brain
No. Xet is an anti-depressant while Xanax (alprazolam) is a sedative/anti-epileptic drug
Xet is not a MAOI (mono-amino oxidase inhibitor) or a benzodiazepine. It is an anti-depressant
Yes. Xet may cause headache, weight loss, memory loss, hair loss or high blood pressure. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor.
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