Alprazolam+Sertraline is used in the treatment of depression.
Sertakem AZ Products side effects
Side Effects of Sertakem AZ are Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, Confusion, Memory impairment, Uncoordinated body movements, Drowsiness, Tiredness, Delayed ejaculation, Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm), Low sexual desire.
Alprazolam + Sertraline is a combination of two medicines: Alprazolam and Sertraline, which has anxiety-lowering and mood-enhancing effects. Alprazolam 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. Sertraline is selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) which increases the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger that improves mood.
Q. Can I stop taking Sertakem AZ 0.25 mg/50 mg Tablet if I feel well?
No, you should continue to take Sertakem AZ 0.25 mg/50 mg Tablet even if you feel well. If you stop taking Sertakem AZ 0.25 mg/50 mg Tablet suddenly, serious withdrawal problems may occur. Consult your doctor instead of stopping it yourself, your doctor might decrease your dose gradually.
Q. Can the use of Sertakem AZ 0.25 mg/50 mg Tablet cause sleepiness?
Yes, Sertakem AZ 0.25 mg/50 mg Tablet can make you feel sleepy. Avoid driving, operating machinery, working at heights or participating in potentially dangerous activities till you know how this medicine affects you.
Q. What are the instructions for the storage and disposal of Sertakem AZ 0.25 mg/50 mg Tablet?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it according to the instructions mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose of the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children and other people.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 18th Feb 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.