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Flunat Price and Pack Size

Flunat 20 Mg Capsule ₹30.0 Buy Medicine
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Flunat Information

Flunat Benefits & Uses

Flunat is used to treat the following -

Flunat Dosage & How to Take

Fluoxetine मस्तिष्क में, serotonin के स्तर में वृद्धि करता है। यह अवसाद में मूड और शारीरिक लक्षणों और आकस्मिक भय विकार और जुनूनी विकारों (panic and obsessive disorders) के लक्षणों को राहत देता है।

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.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

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Ingredients of Flunat

Fluoxetine

Flunat Side Effects

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

  1. Nausea or vomiting
  2. Diarrhoea
  3. Insomnia Mild
  4. Headache Mild
  5. Fatigue Mild
  6. Constipation Moderate
  7. Colitis
  8. Akathisia
  9. Tremor
  10. Dry Mouth Mild
  11. Flushing
  12. Flatulence Mild
  13. Drowsiness
  14. Anxiety Mild
  15. Rash

Flunat Related Warnings

Is the use of Flunat safe for pregnant women?

Flunat can cause unwanted effects on pregnant women. If you experience any such side effects, stop taking Flunat right away. Take your doctor's advice before taking it again.

Moderate

Is the use of Flunat safe during breastfeeding?

Flunat may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

Severe

What is the effect of Flunat on the Kidneys?

Side effects of Flunat rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Flunat on the Liver?

Flunat is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Mild

What is the effect of Flunat on the Heart?

Side effects of Flunat rarely affect the [Organ].

Mild

Severe Interaction of Flunat with Other Drugs

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

Flunat Contraindications

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

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

Frequently asked Questions about Flunat

Is this Flunat habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Flunat has not been reported.

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

After taking Flunat you may feel sleepy. So it is not safe to undertake these activities.

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Is it safe?

Yes, but take Flunat only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, Flunat is useful in treating mental disorders.

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Flunat Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Flunat

Taking Flunat with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Flunat

Taking alcohol with Flunat can be dangerous.

Severe

Flunat से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 6 months पहले

What is Flunat?

Dr. Bharat MBBS, General Physician

Flunat is the brand name for fluoxetine. It belongs to a class of drug known as an antidepressant (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors). It is available in the form of tablet, capsule, syrup, and suspension. Flunat is used for the management of depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (recurring disturbing thoughts with a compulsion to repeat some act), panic disorder (sudden bouts of extreme fear), and premenstrual dysphoric syndrome (irritability, mood swings, bloating and breast tenderness before a menstrual cycle. It is also used to treat depression in people who do not respond to other antidepressant medications such as olanzapine. In addition, it is used to treat depression in people who also show symptoms of bipolar disorder (a manic-depressive disorder in which there are bouts of depression, mania, and abnormal mood) with olanzapine.

सवाल 28 days पहले

Can Flunat make you tired?

Dr. Rahul Poddar MBBS, DNB, MBBS, DNB, General Surgery

Yes, Flunat causes tiredness but this occurs only in a few cases. It is a rare side effect of this drug. If you experience tiredness after taking this drug, then try to take some rest even after that if you feel excessive tiredness then do discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 5 months पहले

How to take Flunat?

Dr. Kumawat Vijay Kumar MBBS, General Physician

Flunat is available in the forms tablet, capsule, suspension, and syrup. It should be taken exactly as recommended by your doctor. It may be taken with or without food because food does not affect the absorption of the drug. It is important to take Flunat at the same time every day so that you do not forget to take the dose. Flunat may take 4 to 5 weeks to exert its complete effect and it is thus, important to be patient and keep taking Flunat.

सवाल 3 months पहले

Is Flunat a controlled substance?

Dr. Ramraj Meena MBBS, General Physician

No, Flunat is not a controlled substance. It is a prescription drug belongs to the class of medications called antidepressant. A controlled drug is one whose manufacture, use and possession are regulated by the government, eg narcotics. Narcotics are the natural products like opium and its derivatives, heroin, coca leaf and cannabis, synthetic drugs like pethidine and methadone, codeine, morphine. These are also prescription drugs and must be taken cautiously as these can cause an addiction.  

सवाल 4 months पहले

Is Flunat habit forming?

Dr. Yogesh Kumar MBBS, General Physician

No, Flunat is non-habit forming and non-addictive when taken as prescribed by the doctor. However, since it lessens the depression, a user may feel good about himself and then he might take more doses and take doses more frequently to enhance that feeling of well-being. Gradually, this might lead to dependence. Therefore, it is imperative that one takes Flunat strictly under the recommendations of a doctor.  

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