Esitor

La Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Esitor Products

Esitor Products are primarily used for

About Esitor Products

Uses of Esitor Products

Escitalopram Oxalate is used in the treatment of depression and anxiety disorder.

Esitor Products side effects

Common

Side Effects of Esitor are Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm) in women, Decreased libido, Delayed ejaculation, Fatigue, Increased sweating, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Nausea, Sleepiness.

How Esitor Products work

Escitalopram Oxalate 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 of depression and also relieves symptoms of anxiety, panic attacks and obsessive-compulsive disorders.

Patient Concerns about Esitor Products

Frequently asked questions about Esitor Products

Frequently asked questions about Escitalopram Oxalate

Q. How long does it take for Esitor to work?
Usually, it will take about 2-4 weeks before you start feeling better, however, full benefits may take a little longer. Therefore, do not stop taking Esitor without consulting your doctor. Talk to your doctor if taking the medicine does not make you feel better or you feel worse even after taking the medicine.
Q. What are the most common side effects of Esitor?
The most common side effects of Esitor are headache and nausea. Other common side effects include blocked or runny nose, decreased or increased appetite, anxiety, restlessness and abnormal dreams. You may also experience sleepiness or difficulty falling asleep, dizziness, yawning, tremors, diarrhea or constipation. Other side effects of Esitor may be vomiting, dry mouth, increased sweating, fatigue, fever, increase in weight and pain in muscles and joints. Using this medicine may even cause delayed ejaculation, problems with erection, decreased sexual drive and women may experience difficulty in achieving orgasm.
Q. What is Esitor used for?
Esitor is used to treat depression and anxiety disorders such as social phobia, anxiety disorder, panic attacks and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Q. Is Esitor dangerous?
The use of Esitor in children, adolescents and young adults may increase their risk of experiencing suicidal tendencies. You should always discuss the risks and benefits of taking Esitor with your doctor before taking it. Remember that children younger than 12 years of age should not be given Esitor.
Q. Is Esitor better taken at night or in the morning?
It is usually recommended to take Esitor once a day in the morning since it can keep you awake if taken late at night. You can take it with or without food. You should prefer taking it at the same time each day so that you remember to take it.
Q. Can I stop taking Esitor on my own?
Esitor should not be stopped abruptly as it may cause withdrawal symptoms. Though the withdrawal symptoms are usually mild and disappear within 2 weeks, it is not recommended to stop it without consulting your doctor. You should rather consult your doctor who will reduce the dose gradually.
Q. What are the withdrawal symptoms one may experience?
The withdrawal symptoms include dizziness, sleep disturbances like vivid dreams, nightmares and inability to sleep, anxiety, and headaches. You may also get burning sensations and electric shock sensations. Withdrawal symptoms may also include nausea, sweating including night sweats, restlessness or agitation, tremors, confusion, irritability, diarrhea, visual disturbances, and palpitations.
Q. What if I accidentally take more than the recommended dose of Esitor?
If you accidentally take more than the recommended dose of Esitor, seek immediate medical attention in a nearby hospital or call your doctor immediately. The symptoms of overdose dizziness, tremor, agitation, convulsion, coma, nausea, and vomiting. You may also experience change in heart rhythm, decreased blood pressure and change in body fluid/salt balance.
Q. Is Esitor better taken at night or in the morning?
It is usually recommended to take Esitor once a day in the morning since it can keep you awake if taken late at night. You can take it with or without food. You should prefer taking it at the same time each day so that you remember to take it.

Products for Esitor

Esitor 10mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
La Pharmaceuticals
MRP
86.69
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Esitor 20mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
La Pharmaceuticals
MRP
140.22
Not Available
Esitor 5mg Tablet
strip of 10 tablets
La Pharmaceuticals
MRP
50.06
Not Available

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