Nexito Tablet

Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Escitalopram (5 mg)

Prescription Required

1221 people have bought this recently

Nexito Tablet

Manufactured by: Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd

Contains / Salt: Escitalopram (5 mg)

Prescription Required

1221 people have bought this recently

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Nexito Tablet Information

Nexito Tablet, a prescription drug, is manufactured in various forms such as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Depression. Other than this, Nexito Tablet has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The right dosage of Nexito Tablet depends on the age, gender, and medical history of the patient. Besides the medical condition it is advised for, the route of administration also plays an important role in determining the correct drug dosage. This information has been provided in detail in the dosage section.

Besides the aforementioned side effects, there are other adverse effects of Nexito Tablet as well, which are listed below. Usually, these side effects of Nexito Tablet go away soon, and do not persist beyond the duration of the treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Furthermore, you should know that effect of Nexito Tablet is Moderate for pregnant women and Severe for women who are breastfeeding. Warnings related to Nexito Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

Other conditions have been mentioned below in the Nexito Tablet contraindications section.

Drug interactions for Nexito Tablet have been reported in the medical literature. Refer to the list below for further details.

You should also be aware that Nexito Tablet is not safe while driving, and is not addiction.

  1. Nexito Tablet Benefits & Uses
  2. Nexito Tablet Dosage & How to Take
  3. Nexito Tablet Side Effects
  4. Nexito Tablet Related Warnings
  5. Severe Interaction of Nexito Tablet with Other Drugs
  6. Nexito Tablet Contraindications
  7. Frequently asked Questions about Nexito Tablet
  8. Nexito Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Nexito Tablet Benefits & Uses

Nexito Tablet is used to treat the following -

  1. Depression Primary
  2. Anxiety
  3. Panic Attack and Disorder

Nexito Tablet Dosage & How to Take

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Ingredients of Nexito Tablet

Escitalopram

Nexito Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Nexito Tablet 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

Nexito Tablet Related Warnings

Is the use of Nexito Tablet safe for pregnant women?

Nexito Tablet can have harmful effects in pregnant women. If you experience any discomfort after using Nexito Tablet, then discontinue the use and take your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Nexito Tablet safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Nexito Tablet may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Nexito Tablet should not be taken by breastfeeding women unless prescribed by the doctor.

Severe

What is the effect of Nexito Tablet on the Kidneys?

Nexito Tablet has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

Mild

What is the effect of Nexito Tablet on the Liver?

Nexito Tablet may have mild side effects on the liver. Most people will never see any effect on the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Nexito Tablet on the Heart?

Nexito Tablet is rarely harmful for the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Nexito Tablet with Other Drugs

Nexito Tablet 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

    Nexito Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Nexito Tablet 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 Nexito Tablet

    Is this Nexito Tablet habit forming or addictive?

    Nexito Tablet does not cause addiction.

    No

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

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

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, but consume Nexito Tablet only on doctor's advice.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Yes, Nexito Tablet is useful in treating mental disorders.

    Yes

    Nexito Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Nexito Tablet

    Taking Nexito Tablet with food does not harm your health.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Nexito Tablet

    Taking alcohol with Nexito Tablet can be dangerous.

    Severe

    Nexito Tablet FAQs

    Question over 1 year ago

    Does Nexito Tablet cure OCD?

    Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

    Yes, Nexito Tablet is used in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). It has been found to be effective in treating obsessive-compulsive disorder alone or in combination with psychotherapy.

    Question about 1 year ago

    Can I take Nexito Tablet with paracetamol?

    Yes, Nexito Tablet can be taken with paracetamol. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Nexito Tablet along with paracetamol if it does not exceed the recommended doses. 

    Question almost 2 years ago

    Can Nexito Tablet cause headache?

    Dr. Joydeep Sarkar MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Nexito Tablet causes a headache. It is a common side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause behind this is unknown. If you experience a headache after taking this drug, consider taking a mild painkiller, applying balms and complete rest. Even if the pain does not subside then discuss with your doctor immediately.

    Question almost 2 years ago

    How long can I safely take Nexito Tablet?

    ram saini MD, MBBS , General Physician

    For treatment of anxiety Nexito Tablet is usually given upto 8 weeks and for the treatment of depression, the duration of treatment may vary depending upon the severity of depression. Take Nexito Tablet as advised by your doctor. Do not discontinue the drug suddenly or take it longer than prescribed by your doctor to avoid unpleasant side effects.

    Question over 1 year ago

    Does Nexito Tablet make you thirsty?

    Dr. Manju Shekhawat MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Nexito Tablet may cause increased thirst but it occurs only in a few cases. This is because Nexito Tablet 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.

    This medicine data has been created by -
    Vikas Chauhan
    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    3 Years of Experience

    References

    1. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Lexapro® (escitalopram oxalate)
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    3. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 520-522
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