Dexanil 100 mg tablet

Manufacturer: Baroda Pharma Pvt Ltd

Trade name: Dexanil

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Strength: 100mg

Type: Tablet

Active ingredient: Escitalopram

Category: Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI)

Pregnancy category: Escitalopram belongs to FDA pregnancy category C.

Uses: Dexanil 100 mg tablet is used to treat depression and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).

How to use: Take Dexanil 100 mg tablet orally with or with out food. Do not stop using medication with out your doctor advise. Sudden stop may lead to withdrawal symptoms such as mood changes, irritablity, anxiety, confusion, headache, tiredness, sleep changes.

Side Effects: Diarrhea, dizziness, drowsiness, light-headedness, Nausea, dry mouth, trouble sleeping, constipation, tiredness, and increased sweating may occur.

Dosage: For depression and generalized anxiety disorder (GAD) usual adult dose: Initial dose is 10 mg orally once a day for one week and maintenance dose is 10 to 20 mg orally once a day.

Written by: : healthplus24.com team

Date last updated: September 24th, 2015