Zotral 50 Tablet

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Zotral 50 Tablet Information

Zotral 50 Tablet is a prescription medicine that is available as a Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Depression, Fear. Secondary and off-label uses of Zotral 50 Tablet have also been mentioned below.

The optimal dosage of Zotral 50 Tablet is largely dependent on the individual's body weight, medical history, gender and age. Individual symptoms and route of administration also determines the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Zotral 50 Tablet have been listed ahead. Such side effects of Zotral 50 Tablet normally do not last long and go away once the treatment is completed. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Zotral 50 Tablet's effect during pregnancy is Moderate and Severe while nursing. It is important to know if Zotral 50 Tablet has any effect on the kidney, liver and heart. Information on such adverse effects, if any, has been given in the Zotral 50 Tablet related warnings section.

Zotral 50 Tablet is not recommended if you suffer from certain medical conditions as it can have adverse effects. Suicidal Tendency, Bipolar Disorder are examples of such conditions. Some other conditions that can be affected by Zotral 50 Tablet are listed in the contraindications section below.

Besides this, Zotral 50 Tablet may also have severe interaction with some medicines. See below for a complete list.

In addition to the above precautions for Zotral 50 Tablet, it is important to know that it is not safe while driving, and is not habit-forming.



Zotral 50 Tablet Benefits & Uses

Zotral 50 Tablet is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Zotral 50 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: 50 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Adult(Female)
  • Disease: PMS
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 50 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: Given continuously or during the luteal phase only
Geriatric
  • Disease: Depression
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 25 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
13 - 18 years (Adolescent)
  • Disease: Depression
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 25 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 1 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


Zotral 50 Tablet Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Zotral 50 Tablet is used -

Moderate

Mild

Zotral 50 Tablet Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Zotral 50 Tablet safe for pregnant women?


    Pregnant women may experience moderate side effects from Zotral. It is best to stop taking Zotral immediately and inform your doctor if you notice any discomfort.

    Moderate
  • Is the use of Zotral 50 Tablet safe during breastfeeding?


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

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Zotral 50 Tablet on the Kidneys?


    Zotral does not damage the kidneys.

    Safe
  • What is the effect of Zotral 50 Tablet on the Liver?


    Zotral has very mild side effects on the liver.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Zotral 50 Tablet on the Heart?


    Zotral has very mild side effects on the heart.

    Mild


Zotral 50 Tablet Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Zotral 50 Tablet unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Zotral 50 Tablet

  • Is this Zotral 50 Tablet habit forming or addictive?


    Zotral 50 Tablet does not cause addiction.

    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 Zotral 50 Tablet can make you feel drowsy.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Yes, Zotral 50 Tablet is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

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


    Yes, this Zotral 50 Tablet works for mental disorders.

    Yes

Zotral 50 Tablet Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Zotral 50 Tablet


    Taking Zotral 50 Tablet with food does not cause any problems.

    Safe
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Zotral 50 Tablet


    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Zotral 50 Tablet as it can have severe side effects.

    Severe


Frequently asked Questions about Zotral 50 Tablet

Question over 4 years ago

Can Zotral cause acne?

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

No, Zotral doesn't cause acne. For treating acne, one must talk to a doctor. There are many over the counter creams available for treating acne such as topical antibiotics, creams containing ingredients like retinoids, salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, glycolic acid, isotretinoin, etc. There are many herbal creams also available which contain ingredients like fuller's earth, aloe vera, etc. However, it is best to see a doctor who is likely to prescribe a cream as per the skin type and severity of one's acne. Acne can be prevented or managed by eating a low carb, low fat and high protein diet, by drinking a lot of water, by treating hormonal issues and staying stress-free.

Question over 4 years ago

Can Zotral cause sexual dysfunction?

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

Rarely, Zotral causes erectile dysfunction. It is an uncommon side effect of this drug. However, the exact cause of erectile dysfunction is unknown. If you experience erectile dysfunction after taking this drug. Do not hesitate to discuss with your doctor. If need be discontinued the drug after taking doctors consent.

Question almost 5 years ago

Can I take Zotral at night?

Dr. Braj Bhushan Ojha BAMS , Gastroenterology, Dermatology, Psychiatry, Ayurveda, Sexology, Diabetology

Zotral is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It might disrupt your sleep, therefore, you might take it in the morning or evening. However, it is best to follow the advice of your doctor. You must take your Zotral as directed by your doctor.

Question about 5 years ago

How does Zotral work?

Dr. Vinod Verma MBBS , Diabetology

Zotral is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It selectively inhibits the reuptake of serotonin which increases the concentration of serotonin in the central nervous system (CNS) that helps maintain mental balance. This results in many functional changes and alleviation of depression.

Question almost 5 years ago

Can Zotral cause tremors?

Dr. B. K. Agrawal MBBS, MD , Cardiology, General Physician, Internal Medicine

Yes, Zotral may cause tremors (unintentional oscillatory movement of the body part). Other movement disorders caused by Zotral are dystonia (excessive contraction of a muscle leading to involuntary twisting), and akathisia (sense of restlessness and an intense desire to move). 



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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; Zoloft (sertraline hydrochloride)

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 1132-1134

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