Nexito 10 MG Tablet
Nexito is an antidepressant which treats depression and generalized anxiety disorder. It helps in optimizing the serotonin levels in the body. This drug belongs to the class of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake (SSRIs). This medication can increase suicidal thoughts and behaviours especially amongst teenagers, children and young adults if taken in excess amounts. Hence, this drug should only be taken under a doctor’s prescription.
This tablet should be taken once in a day. It is not suitable for everyone as it might cause harmful effects on people suffering from certain conditions. Consult the doctor if you are suffering from irregular heartbeats or are allergic to certain ingredients present in it. Pregnant or breastfeeding women must take medical help before using this medication. Tell your doctor if you have a history of liver disease or kidney disease.
There are certain safety measures that needs to be taken care of while taking this drug. Never try to compensate for a missed dose by overdosing on the next one. It will have harmful consequences on your body. It is also advisable to abstain from alcohol during the period of medication and treatment. Store this drug at a cool temperature and keep it away from the reach of children.
The medication is used for the treatment of conditions like
Social Anxiety Disorder
How long is the duration of effect?This tablet is excreted mainly through urine and the effect lasts for a duration of approximately 4 to 8 hours.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendency has been reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this tablet.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Nexito 10 MG Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?The missed dose should be taken as soon possible. It is advisable to skip the missed dose if it's already time for your next scheduled dose.
Are there any overdose instructions?Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
It is a selective inhibitor of serotonin (5-HT) re-uptake with high affinity for the primary binding site. This tablet also binds to an allosteric site on the serotonin transporter, with a 1000 fold lower affinity.
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
DiseaseThis tablet interacts with Seizure disorders, depression.
Interaction with Medicine
MedicineThis medication interacts with Clarithromycin, Ketoconazole, sulfonylureas, Diuretics.
Ques: What is Nexito 10 mg tablet?
Ques: What is the use of Nexito 10 mg tablet?
Ques: What are the side effects of Nexito 10 mg tablet?
Ques: What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Nexito 10 mg tablet ?
Ques: How long do I need to use nexito 10 mg tablet before I see improvement in my condition?
Ques: At what frequency do I need to use nexito 10 mg tablet?
Ques: Should I use nexito 10 mg tablet empty stomach, before food or after food?
Escitalopram- Drug Information Portal [Internet]. druginfo.nlm.nih.gov. 2019 [Cited 29 April 2019]. Available from:https://druginfo.nlm.nih.gov/drugportal/name/escitalopram
Escitalopram- DrugBank [Internet]. Drugbank.ca. 2019 [Cited 27 April 2019]. Available from:https://www.drugbank.ca/drugs/DB01175
Cipralex 10 mg film-coated tablets- EMC [Internet]. www.medicines.org.uk. 2018 [Cited 26 April 2019]. Available from:https://www.medicines.org.uk/emc/product/7718/smpc
Lybrate is a medium to provide our audience with the common information on medicines and does not guarantee its accuracy or exhaustiveness. Even if there is no mention of a warning for any drug or combination, it never means that we are claiming that the drug or combination is safe for consumption without any proper consultation with an expert.
Lybrate does not take responsibility for any aspect of medicines or treatments. If you have any doubts about your medication, we strongly recommend you to see a doctor immediately.