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Axepta 10Mg Tablet

Manufacturer: Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Medicine composition: Atomoxetine
Prescription vs.OTC: Prescription by Doctor not required
Last Updated: September 03, 2019

This medication is used to treat attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). It is a selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor that increases the secretion of certain chemicals in the brain that helps to increase attention span behavior.

Avoid using this drug if you have a history of a particular kind of adrenal gland tumor. Inform your doctor if your family has a history of bipolar disorders. Read the medication guide of this drug carefully before taking it. In case you have missed a dose, but it is almost time for the next one, skip it.

Primary use of this medicine is as follows:

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (Adhd)

Common side effects of this medicine include:

  • Is It safe with alcohol?

    Use of this medication with alcohol may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • Are there any pregnancy warnings?

    This medication is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
  • Are there any breast-feeding warnings?

    It is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
  • Does this affect kidney function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.
  • Does this affect liver function?

    There is no data available. Please consult a doctor before consuming the drug.

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Axepta 10Mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

  • Are there any missed dose instructions?

    Missed dose should be taken as soon as possible. It is recommended to skip your missed dose, if it is the time for your next scheduled dose.
  • Are there any overdose instructions?

    Consult your doctor in case of overdose.

The drug is used in the treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder. It judiciously blocks the pre-synaptic norepinephrine transporter. This medicine has very less likeness for others noradrenergic receptors or neurotransmitter transporters or receptors.

Whenever you take more than one medicine, or mix it with certain foods or beverages, you"re at risk of a drug interaction.

  • Interaction with Disease

    Disease

    This medication should be avoided by those who suffer from renal dysfunction, liver disease, seizure disorders, psychiatric disorders and cardiovascular disease.
  • Interaction with Medicine

    Medicine

    This medication reacts with ivabradine, ofloxacin, azithromycin, citalopram, haloperidol and clozapine.

Ques: What is Axepta 10Mg Tablet?

Ans: Axepta tablet is a medication which has Atomoxetine Hydrochloride as an active ingredient present in it. This medicine performs its action by obstructing the release of serotonin-norepinephrine (chemical messengers) in the body.

Ques: What are the uses of Axepta 10Mg Tablet?

Ans: Axepta 10mg is used for the treatment and prevention from conditions and symptoms of diseases like Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder and impulsiveness.

Ques: What are the Side Effects of Axepta 10Mg Tablet?

Ans: Skin irritation, redness, itching, rashes, breathing difficulty and abdominal disorders are common side effects.

Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal Axepta 10Mg Tablet?

Ans: Axepta should be stored at room temperature, away from heat and direct light. Keep it away from the reach of children and pets.
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