Stalopam 5 Tablet

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  • Contains / Salt: Escitalopram (5 mg)
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    Stalopam 5 Tablet Information

    Stalopam 5 Tablet is a prescription drug, available for use as Tablet. It is primarily used for the treatment of Depression. Secondary and off-label uses of Stalopam 5 Tablet have also been mentioned below.

    Medical history of the patient along with age and gender determines the dosage of Stalopam 5 Tablet. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. Refer to the dosage section for a detailed discussion.

    While these are the most often observed Stalopam 5 Tablet side effects, there are can be others also. These have been listed below. These side effects of Stalopam 5 Tablet are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

    In addition, Stalopam 5 Tablet's effect is Moderate during pregnancy and Severe for lactating mothers. Warnings related to Stalopam 5 Tablet's effects on the liver, heart and kidney, if any, have been listed below.

    Other contraindications of Stalopam 5 Tablet have been discussed in the sections ahead.

    Besides this, Stalopam 5 Tablet may also have severe interaction with some medicines. Refer to the list below for further details.

    Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Stalopam 5 Tablet is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



    Stalopam 5 Tablet Benefits & Uses

    Stalopam 5 Tablet is used to treat the following -

    Main Benefits

    Other Benefits

    Stalopam 5 Tablet 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.

    Find the right dosage based on disease and age

    Age Group Dosage
    Adult
    • Disease: Depression
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: Dose may be increase up to 20 mg, once daily as needed
    Adult(Male)
    • Disease: Depression
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
    Geriatric
    • Disease: Panic Attack and Disorder
    • Before or After Meal: After Meal
    • Single Maximum Dose: 5 mg
    • Dosage Form: Tablet
    • Dosage Route: Oral
    • Frequency: 1 daily
    • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
    • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor

    Stalopam 5 Tablet Related Warnings

    • Is the use of Stalopam 5 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


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

      Moderate
    • Is the use of Stalopam 5 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


      Women who are breastfeeding may experience severe harmful effects after taking Stalopam. It should only be taken after medical advice.

      Severe
    • What is the effect of Stalopam 5 Tablet on the Kidneys?


      Stalopam rarely affects the kidneys.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Stalopam 5 Tablet on the Liver?


      Side effects of Stalopam rarely affect the liver.

      Mild
    • What is the effect of Stalopam 5 Tablet on the Heart?


      Stalopam is rarely harmful for the heart.

      Mild


    Stalopam 5 Tablet Contraindications

    If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Stalopam 5 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



    Frequently asked Questions about Stalopam 5 Tablet

    • Is this Stalopam 5 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


      Stalopam 5 Tablet is not addictive in nature.

      No
    • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


      No, you should do not do anything that requires concentration and attention as the Stalopam 5 Tablet can make you feel drowsy.

      Dangerous
    • Is it safe?


      Stalopam 5 Tablet is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

      Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
    • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


      Yes, in many cases, taking Stalopam 5 Tablet can help with mental disorders.

      Yes

    Stalopam 5 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    • Interaction between Food and Stalopam 5 Tablet


      Taking Stalopam 5 Tablet with food does not harm your health.

      Safe
    • Interaction between Alcohol and Stalopam 5 Tablet


      Taking alcohol with Stalopam 5 Tablet can be dangerous.

      Severe


    Frequently asked Questions about Stalopam 5 Tablet

    Question almost 5 years ago

    Can Stalopam cause withdrawal symptoms?

    ravi udawat MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Stalopam 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.

    Question about 4 years ago

    Can I take Stalopam with lorazepam?

    Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

    Yes, Stalopam can be taken with lorazepam. No harmful drug interaction has been reported between them. It is safe to take Stalopam 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.

    Question over 4 years ago

    Does Stalopam cure OCD?

    Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MBBS , Internal Medicine

    Yes, Stalopam 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 over 4 years ago

    Is Stalopam addictive?

    Dr. Gaurav MBBS , General Physician

    No, Stalopam is not addictive. It has not been reported to cause addiction among those who are taking it.

    Question about 5 years ago

    Can I discontinue Stalopam on my own without doctors advice?

    Dr. Mayank Yadav MBBS , General Physician

    No, Stalopam should not be discontinued without doctors advice because sudden discontinuation of this drug can result in very unpleasant withdrawal symptoms. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.



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    This medicine data has been created by -

    Vikas Chauhan

    B.Pharma, Pharmacy
    5 Years of Experience



    References

    US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Lexapro® (escitalopram oxalate)

    KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 461

    April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 520-522

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