FAQs ABOUT ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET
What is ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET used for?
ESCIPRA 15MG 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 ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET.
What are the side effects of taking ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET?
The most common side effects of taking ESCIPRA 15MG 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 ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET to work?
ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET typically takes 4 to 6 weeks to start working fully. To feel better, it may take a few weeks. Keep taking ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET, even if you didn't notice any improvement in your health immediately.
Is ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET safe to use during pregnancy?
ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET is not recommended for use in pregnant women, unless it is clearly advised by the doctor. If ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET is used during pregnancy it should not be stopped abruptly. Consult your doctor before taking ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET if you are pregnant or planning to get pregnant.
Can ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET be used in elderly patients?
ESCIPRA 15MG 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 ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET.
How does ESCIPRA 15MG TABLET work?
ESCIPRA 15MG 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.