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Floxin 40 Tablet in Telugu

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Overview

Introduction of Floxin (Introduction of Floxin in Telugu)

Floxin 40 Tablet is a prescription medicine used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder, and obsessive-compulsive disorder. It works by increasing the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain.

Floxin 40 Tablet should be taken in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor 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. 

ఉపయోగాలు Floxin (Uses of Floxin in Telugu)

  • వ్యాకులత
  • ఆతురత రుగ్మత
  • ఫోబియా
  • పోస్ట్ ట్రుమాటిక్ ఒత్తిడి రుగ్మత
  • అబ్సెసివ్ కంపల్సివ్ డిసార్డర్

యొక్క దుష్ప్రభావాలు (Floxin side effects in Telugu)

Common
  • స్కలనం ఆలస్యం కావడం
  • అల్పరక్తపోటు (తక్కువ రక్తపోటు)
  • వాంతులు
  • వికారం
  • అంగస్తంభన సమస్య
  • పొట్టలో గందరగోళం
  • విరామము లేకపోవటం

ఎలా ఉపయోగించాలి Floxin (How to use Floxin in Telugu)

దీన్ని డాక్టర్ సూచించిన మోతాదులో , తగినంత కాలం వాడాలి. దీన్ని నేరుగా మింగాలి. నమలడం లేదా చప్పరించటం చేయొద్దు. దీనిని ఆహారంతో లేదా ఆహారం లేకుండా తీసుకోవచ్చు, అయితే Floxin 40 Tabletని ఒక స్థిరమైన సమయంలో తీసుకోవడం మంచిది.

ఎలాFloxin పనిచేస్తుంది (How Floxin works in Telugu)

Floxin 40 Tablet మెదడులోని సెరిటోనిన్స్థాయిలను ఎక్కువ చేసి మానసికంగా కుంగుబాటుకు లోనైన స్థితి నుంచి ఉపశమనాన్ని కలిగిస్తుంది.

హెచ్చరికలు (Floxin related warnings in Telugu)

ఆల్కహాల్
UNSAFE
Floxin 40 Tablet మద్యంతో అధిక మత్తు మరియు మౌనాన్ని కలిగిస్తుంది. శూన్య
గర్భధారణ
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
Floxin 40 Tabletను గర్భధారణ సమయంలో ఉపయోగించడం సురక్షితం కాకపోవచ్చు
జంతు అధ్యయనాల్లో పిండంపై వ్యతిరేక ప్రభావాలు చూపించబడ్డాయి, అయితే ఇవి మానవ అధ్యయనాల్లో పరిమితంగా ఉన్నాయి. గర్భధారణ మహిళల్లో దీనిని ఉపయోగించడం వల్ల కలిగే ప్రయోజనాలు, దీనిని ఉపయోగించడం వల్ల కలిగే ప్రమాదాల కంటే ఆమోదయోగ్యమైనవి. దయచేసి మీ వైద్యుడిని సంప్రదించండి.
చనుబాలివ్వడం
CONSULT YOUR DOCTOR
బిడ్డకు పాలిచ్చే తల్లులు Floxin 40 Tablet వాడటం మంచిదికాకపోవచ్చు. ఈ మందు మానవ వినియోగం విషయంలో ఉన్న సమాచారం ప్రకారం ఇది బిడ్డకు చెప్పుకోదగ్గ స్థాయిలో హానిచేయొచ్చు.
డ్రైవింగ్
UNSAFE
వాహణాలు నడిపేటప్పుడు Floxin 40 Tablet వాడకూడదు. ఒకవేళ వాడితే ప్రతికూల ప్రభావాల ప్రభావం మీ డ్రైవింగ్ సామర్ధ్యాన్ని దెబ్బతీస్తుంది.
మూత్రపిండాలు
SAFE IF PRESCRIBED
కిడ్నీ వ్యాధి రోగులు Floxin 40 Tablet బహుశ సురక్షితము.అందుబాటులో ఉన్న పరిమిత సమాచారం ప్రకారం కిడ్నీ వ్యాధి రోగుల విషయంలో Floxin 40 Tablet మోతాదును మార్చాల్సిన పనిలేదు. ఈ విషయంలో వారు వైద్యులను సంప్రదించాలి.
కాలేయం
CAUTION
కాలేయ వ్యాధి ఉన్న రోగులు Floxin 40 Tablet వాడే విషయంలో తగు జాగ్రత్తలతో వాడాలి. ఈ విషయం మీ వైద్యుడితో చెప్పండి. తద్వారా వారు Floxin 40 Tablet మోతాదులో తగిన మార్పులు సూచిస్తారు.

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FAQs

Q. Is Floxin a selective serotonin re−uptake inhibitor (SSRI)?

Floxin is an antidepressant drug and belongs to the class of selective serotonin re−uptake inhibitors (SSRIs). In adults, this medicine is used to treat major depressive episodes, eating disorder (bulimia nervosa) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). In children and adolescents aged eight years and above, it is used to treat moderate to severe major depressive disorder. Consult a doctor if you think you are suffering from depression as the treatment should always be taken as advised by a doctor.

Q. Is Floxin a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOIs)?

Floxin is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOIs). It is an antidepressant and belongs to a class of medications known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).

Q. Does Floxin cause sleepiness?

Somnolence (sleepiness) is a common side effect associated with the use of Floxin. However, Floxin can also cause other sleep problems like insomnia (inability to sleep) and abnormal dreams. Talk to your doctor in case you experience sleep problems while taking Floxin.

Q. Does Floxin cause constipation?

Floxin has not been reported to cause constipation. Talk to your doctor if you experience constipation while taking Floxin.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with citalopram?

Fluoxetine and citalopram both increase the serotonin levels and when used together can increase the risk of serotonin syndrome (fever, muscle stiffness or tremor, confusion, irritability, and extreme agitation). ECG monitoring may also be required as there could be some changes in your heart rhythm (prolonged QTc interval). Talk to your doctor as you may need an alternative for one of these medicines.

Q. Is Floxin a placebo?

Floxin is not a placebo, it is an active drug, an antidepressant which belongs to the class of medications known as selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs).

Q. Is Floxin a stimulant?

Floxin is not a stimulant. It is an antidepressant and belongs to a class of medications known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs)

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with diazepam?

Fluoxetine can be taken with diazepam. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Does Floxin cause weight gain?

Floxin does not cause weight gain, rather it causes weight loss, which is a common side effect seen with its use. Weight loss is usually proportional to baseline body weight. Please consult your doctor if you experience a change in weight while taking Floxin.

Q. Does Floxin make you tired?

Floxin can make you feel tired. Fatigue (extreme tiredness) is a very common side effect of Floxin. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive tiredness while taking it as the dose may need to be changed.

Q. Does Floxin expire?

Yes, like any other medicine Floxin has an expiry date. Please check the expiry date mentioned on the pack before taking the medicine.

Q. Does Floxin help in anxiety?

Floxin is used for the treatment of anxiety and other associated conditions like panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and phobias. It also helps in depression associated with or without anxiety. Consult a doctor for the right treatment of your anxiety before starting any medicines.

Q. Does Floxin cause acne?

Floxin has not been reported to cause acne. Talk to your doctor if you develop acne while taking Floxin.

Q. Does Floxin work?

Floxin works if taken for the right indication at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor.

Q. Does Floxin cause a headache?

Headache is a very common side effect of Floxin. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive headache while taking Floxin.

Q. Does Floxin cause nausea?

Nausea is a very common side effect of Floxin. Please consult your doctor if you experience excessive nausea while taking Floxin.

Q. Can I take Floxin for life?

You should take Floxin only for the duration as advised by your doctor. Also, you should not stop the medicine without consulting your doctor.

Q. How long can I take Floxin for?

You should take Floxin only for the duration as advised by your doctor. You should not stop the medicine without consulting your doctor.

Q. Can I take Floxin for hot flushes?

Floxin is not used for the treatment of hot flushes. It is used for the treatment of depression and belongs to a group of medicines called selective serotonin re−uptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressants.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with paracetamol?

Fluoxetine can be taken with paracetamol, however, when taken together paracetamol can increase the antidepressant effect of fluoxetine. Talk to your doctor before taking the two medicines as there could be other effects of using the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with amitriptyline?

Fluoxetine may possibly change the blood levels of amitriptyline. Your doctor may need to lower the dose of amitriptyline when administered with fluoxetine. Talk to your doctor before taking these two medicines together.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with alcohol?

Fluoxetine when taken with alcohol, does not increase the effects of alcohol, however, it may affect your judgment or coordination and make you dizzy. Talk to your doctor regarding the use of alcohol when you are taking fluoxetine.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with lorazepam?

Fluoxetine can be taken with lorazepam. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with omeprazole?

Fluoxetine may increase the level or effect of omeprazole by decreasing its metabolism. Consult a doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Floxin with birth control?

Floxin can be taken with birth control pills. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, this does not mean that interactions cannot occur. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with amoxicillin?

Fluoxetine can be taken with amoxicillin. No drug-drug interactions have been reported between the two. However, interactions can occur. Consult a doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with ibuprofen?

Fluoxetine, when given with ibuprofen, may increase the risk of gastric side effects. Consult a doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take Floxin with phentermine?

Floxin. when given with phentermine, may increase the effects of phentermine like nervousness, anxiety, restlessness. There could also be an increased risk of serotonin syndrome (fever, muscle stiffness or tremor, confusion, irritability, and extreme agitation). The reason for an increase in toxicity is not clear. Please consult your doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with tramadol?

Fluoxetine when taken along with tramadol, can lead to an increased risk of serotonin syndrome (fever, muscle stiffness or tremor, confusion, irritability, and extreme agitation). Consult a doctor before taking the two medicines together.

Q. Is Floxin safe?

Floxin is safe if taken for prescribed duration in prescribed doses as advised by your doctor.

Q. Is Floxin addictive?

Floxin is not addictive in nature. No habit forming potential has been seen with its use. Always follow your doctor's advice regarding the duration of its use.

Q. Is Floxin safe in pregnancy?

There have been some reports showing an increased risk of birth defects affecting the heart in babies when the mother took Floxin during the first few months of pregnancy. When taken during the last three months of pregnancy, it may increase the risk of a serious condition in babies, called persistent pulmonary hypertension of the new born (PPHN), making the baby breathe faster and appear bluish. These symptoms usually begin during the first 24 hours after the baby is born. So, it is advisable not to use Floxin during pregnancy. If you are pregnant or you are planning to have a baby, ask your doctor for advice before taking this medicine.

Q. Is Floxin a controlled substance?

Floxin is not a controlled substance. It's a prescription medicine and is available on providing a valid prescription.

Q. Is Floxin a narcotic?

Floxin is not a narcotic substance. It belongs to a group of medicines called selective serotonin re−uptake inhibitors (SSRI) antidepressants.

Q. Is Floxin a benzodiazepine?

Floxin is not a benzodiazepine. It belongs to a group of medicines called selective serotonin re−uptake inhibitors (SSRIs) antidepressants.

Q. Can I take fluoxetine with naproxen?

Fluoxetine, when given with naproxen, may increase the risk of gastric side effects. Consult a doctor before taking the two medicines together.

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