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. Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule is a combination of two medicines: Paroxetine and clonazepam which have mood-enhancing and anxiety-lowering effects. Paroxetine is selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) which increases the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger that improves mood. Clonazepam is a benzodiazepine (BZD) which increases the action of GABA, a chemical messenger that suppresses the abnormal activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule is highly unsafe to use during pregnancy. Human and animal studies have shown significant adverse effects on the foetus. Please consult your doctor.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule is probably unsafe to use during lactation.
Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule may cause side effects which could affect your ability to drive.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor. Use of Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule can cause excessive sleepiness in patients with end stage kidney disease.
Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zaptra 25 mg/0.25 mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 10th Jan 2018.