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Escitus

Manufactured by: Icarus Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Escitalopram

Prescription Required

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Escitus

Manufactured by: Icarus Healthcare Pvt Ltd

Contains / Salt: Escitalopram

Prescription Required

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Escitus Information

Escitus Benefits & Uses

Escitus is used to treat the following -

Escitus Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Escitus

Escitalopram

Escitus Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Escitus is used -

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Insomnia Mild
  4. Headache Mild
  5. Fatigue Mild
  6. Ejaculation disorder
  7. Constipation Moderate
  8. Drowsiness
  9. Rhinitis
  10. Paresthesia
  11. Abdominal Pain Mild
  12. Dry Mouth Mild

Escitus Related Warnings

Is the use of Escitus safe for pregnant women?

Escitus may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Escitus again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Escitus safe during breastfeeding?

Escitus should not be taken without taking your doctor's advice, as it may have severe side effects on breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Escitus on the Kidneys?

Escitus may have mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Escitus on the Liver?

Escitus is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Escitus on the Heart?

Escitus may have mild side effects on the heart. Most people will never see any effect on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Escitus with Other Drugs

Escitus should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Fentanyl

    Tramadol

    Dextromethorphan

    Cimetidine

    Diazepam

    Escitus Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Escitus unless your doctor advises you to do so -

    1. Suicidal Tendency
    2. Bipolar Disorder
    3. Heart Disease
    4. Potassium Deficiency
    5. Calcium Deficiency
    6. Liver Disease
    7. Kidney Disease

    Frequently asked Questions about Escitus

    Is this Escitus habit forming or addictive?

    Escitus is not addictive in nature.

    Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

    After taking Escitus you may feel sleepy. So it is not advised to perform these activities.

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but consume Escitus only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, this Escitus works for mental disorders.

    हाँ

    Escitus Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Escitus

    Taking Escitus with food is safe.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Escitus

    Consumption of alcohol and Escitus together may have severe effects on your health.

    Severe

    Escitus से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

    सवाल over 1 year पहले

    What is Escitus?

    Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD, General Physician

    Escitus is a brand name of escitalopram and it comes in the form of a tablet (solid unit dosage form). It is a prescription drug that belongs to the class of drugs known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). It is used for the treatment of depression (major depressive disorder) and anxiety (generalized anxiety disorder). It is also used in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder with or without agoraphobia.

    सवाल about 1 year पहले

    Can Escitus cause withdrawal symptoms?

    ravi udawat MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Escitus causes withdrawal symptoms when the drug is suddenly discontinued after long-term treatment. These withdrawal symptoms can include seizures, dysphoria (unease or dissatisfaction), vomiting, sweating, uncontrollable shaking of a part of your body, stomach or muscle cramps, anxiety, or difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep.

    सवाल 4 months पहले

    Can I take Escitus with lorazepam?

    Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Escitus can be taken with lorazepam. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Escitus along with lorazepam if it does not exceed recommended doses. However, if you feel any discomfort after taking this drug do not hesitate to inform your doctor.

    सवाल 8 months पहले

    Does Escitus make you thirsty?

    Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Escitus may cause increased thirst but it occurs only in a few cases. This is because Escitus sometimes causes low levels of sodium (hyponatremia) which leads to increased thirst. This side effect is reversible and it goes away after discontinuation of this drug.

    सवाल 10 months पहले

    Can Escitus treat anxiety?

    Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS, General Physician

    Yes, Escitus is used in the treatment of anxiety. It has been found to be very effective in reducing anxiety in the patients.

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    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Lexapro® (escitalopram oxalate)
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 461
    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 520-522