FAQs ABOUT ECITELO 20 TABLET
What is ECITELO 20 TABLET used for?
ECITELO 20 TABLET is used to treat depression (major depressive episodes) and anxiety disorders (such as panic disorder with or without agoraphobia, social anxiety disorder, generalised anxiety disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder). Consult your doctor before taking ECITELO 20 TABLET.
What are the side effects of taking ECITELO 20 TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking ECITELO 20 TABLET are nausea, headache, decrease or increase in appetite, diarrhoea, constipation, vomiting, dry mouth, sleepiness and weight gain. Consult your physician if any of the side effects worsen.
How long does it take for ECITELO 20 TABLET to work?
ECITELO 20 TABLET typically takes 4 to 6 weeks to start working fully. To feel better, it may take a few weeks. Keep taking ECITELO 20 TABLET, even if you didn't notice any improvement in your health immediately.
Is ECITELO 20 TABLET safe to use during pregnancy?
ECITELO 20 TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women, unless it is clearly advised by the doctor. If ECITELO 20 TABLET is used during pregnancy it should not be stopped abruptly. Consult your doctor before taking ECITELO 20 TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Can ECITELO 20 TABLET be used in elderly patients?
ECITELO 20 TABLET should be used with caution in elderly patients (aged 65 years and above). Your doctor may initiate the treatment with the lowest effective dose and then gradually increase the dose. Consult your doctor before taking ECITELO 20 TABLET.
How does ECITELO 20 TABLET work?
ECITELO 20 TABLET is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) acts on the brain's serotonin-system and works by increasing the level of serotonin. Serotonin system's dysfunction is an important factor and is thought to be the rise of disorders like depression and other related diseases.