Zaptra capsule is a combination medicine comprising of drugs of the class of an antidepressant and an anti-epileptic. It treats various mental disorders such as OCD, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
Tell your doctor if you have any of the following conditions:
- If you are pregnant, planning to conceive or breastfeeding a baby.
- If you have low sodium levels.
- If you have a history of seizures or epilepsy.
- If you have a history of glaucoma.
- If you have liver, heart or kidney diseases.
- If you are taking any prescriptive or over the counter drugs, herbal medications or dietary supplements.
The dosage for Zaptra will be prescribed by your doctor as per your medical history, age, gender, the current medical condition and what reactions you have after the first course of medicine.
Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOI)
How long is the duration of effect?The time for which this medicine remains effective in the body is not clearly established.
What is the onset of action?The effect of this medicine is cumulative and may take months to show. It varies depending on the intended use and the dosing.
Are there any pregnancy warnings?Pregnant women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Is it habit forming?No habit forming tendencies were reported.
Are there any breast-feeding warnings?Breastfeeding women must consult doctor before using this medication.
Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Zaptra 12.5 Mg/0.25 Mg Capsule , and hence can be used as its substitute.
Are there any missed dose instructions?Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If the next scheduled dose is less than 4 hours away, then the missed dose should be skipped.
Are there any overdose instructions?In case of an overdose, doctor should be consulted immediately.
This medicine works by selectively inhibiting the re-uptake of serotonin. This results in higher concentrations of serotonin in the brain. It also inhibits the synaptic transmission that occurs in the central nervous system. This capsule also reduces the use of serotonin by neurons and is used to treat seizures and anxiety.
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