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Placida Plus

Placida Plus Information

Placida Plus Benefits & Uses

Placida Plus is used to treat the following -

Placida Plus 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 Placida Plus

Etizolam
Escitalopram

Placida Plus Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Slurred speech
  3. Fatigue Mild
  4. Irritability
  5. Constipation Moderate
  6. Memory problems
  7. Dry Mouth Mild
  8. Headache Mild
  9. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  10. Visual Disturbance
  11. Urine Retention
  12. Nausea or vomiting
  13. Diarrhoea
  14. Insomnia Mild
  15. Ejaculation disorder
  16. Rhinitis
  17. Paresthesia
  18. Abdominal Pain Mild

Placida Plus Related Warnings

Is the use of Placida Plus safe for pregnant women?

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

Is the use of Placida Plus safe during breastfeeding?

Taking Placida Plus may lead to serious side effects if you are breastfeeding. Placida Plus should not be taken unless your doctor says it is necessary.

What is the effect of Placida Plus on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Placida Plus on [Organ] have been reported.

What is the effect of Placida Plus on the Liver?

Side effects of Placida Plus rarely affect the [Organ].

What is the effect of Placida Plus on the Heart?

Placida Plus is rarely harmful for [Organ].

Severe Interaction of Placida Plus with Other Drugs

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

Placida Plus Contraindications

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

  1. Glaucoma
  2. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  3. Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  4. Liver Disease
  5. Suicidal Tendency
  6. Bipolar Disorder
  7. Heart Disease
  8. Potassium Deficiency
  9. Calcium Deficiency
  10. Liver Disease
  11. Kidney Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Placida Plus

Is this Placida Plus habit forming or addictive?

Forming a habit of Placida Plus has not been reported.

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

You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Placida Plus. So it is best to avoid driving.

Is it safe?

" Yes, Placida Plus it is safe but take it after seeking your doctor's advice."

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Placida Plus has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

Placida Plus Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Placida Plus

Taking Placida Plus with food is safe.

Interaction between Alcohol and Placida Plus

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

Placida Plus से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Placida Plus cause withdrawal symptoms?

Dr. Gaurav MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Placida Plus can cause withdrawal symptoms when the drug is discontinued. These withdrawal symptoms can include anxiety, insomnia, headache, dizziness, tinnitus, anorexia, vomiting, nausea, tremor, weakness, perspiration, irritability, hypersensitivity to visual and auditory stimuli, palpitations, tachycardia (fast heart rate), and postural hypotension (drop in blood pressure on standing). 

सवाल 10 months पहले

Does Placida Plus cause weight gain?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

No, Placida Plus does not cause weight gain. However, if you gain weight after taking Placida Plus, discuss it with your doctor.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Does Placida Plus cause erectile dysfunction?

Dr. Anjum Mujawar MBBS, Diabetology

Yes, Placida Plus causes erectile dysfunction. If you experience erectile dysfunction after taking it, do not stop the drug without consulting your doctor. Instead, discuss with your doctor, he/she will provide you solutions or prescribe alternative medicines.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can Placida Plus cure anxiety?

Dr. Abhijit MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Placida Plus when taken as a short-term course can help in providing relief from anxiety by relaxing the muscles of the body and suppressing the abnormal activity of nerve cells in the brain.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Placida Plus?

Dr. Rajeev Kumar Ranjan MBBS, Pulmonology

Take Placida Plus as advised by your doctor. Do not take it longer than prescribed. Initially, a doctor prescribes this drug for a month and recommends his/her patient to follow- up/ re-visit to check for results. Taking this medicine longer than prescribed can lead to addiction because this is a habit-forming drug which can lead to drug dependency in patients.

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References

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