Medicine : Esok (5mg)

Name:Esok (5mg)
Manufacturer:Eisai Pharmaceuticals India Pvt Ltd
Generic Use:Escitalopram
Composition:Escitalopram(5 Mg)
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Generic ( Escitalopram )

Typical use Of Escitalopram :To Treat Major Depressive Episodes, Panic Conditions, Social Anxiety Condition And Obsessive-compulsive Disorder.
Mechanism of action of Escitalopram :Reduced Levels Of Serotonin (the Chemical Messengers That Nerves Use To Communicate With One Another) Are Common In Disorders Such As Obsessive-compulsive Disorder, Depression, And Anxiety. Escitalopram Shows Antidepressant, Anti-obsessive-compulsive And Anti-bulimic (binge Eating Disorders) Actions By Maintaining The Levels Of Serotonin In The Brain.
Drug Interaction of Escitalopram :Coadministration With NSAIDs, Aspirin, And Warfarin May Increase Occurrence Of Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Anti-seizure Medicine (carbamazepine And Phenytoin) May Increase The Clearance Of Escitalopram. Other Central Nervous System Medications Such As Isocarboxazid, Phenelzine, Selegiline And Tranylcypromine, Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) Such As Fluoxetine, Fluvoxamine, Paroxetine, Sertraline And Citalopram May Interact With Escitalopram. Other Drugs Which May Interact Includes Cimetidine, Ketoconazole, Lithium, Linezolid, Metoprolol, Desipramine. Always Consult Your Physician For The Change Of Dose Regimen Or An Alternative Drug Of Choice That May Strictly Be Required.
Side effects of Escitalopram :Headache, Urge To Vomit (nausea), Vomiting, Decreased Or Increased Appetite, Stomach Pain, Weight Gain, Increased Sweating, Disturbed Sleep, Anxiety, Restlessness, Abnormal Dreams, Suicidal Thoughts, Tremors, Decreased Sex Drive, Inflammation Of The Sinuses (sinusitis), Diarrhea, Constipation, Dry Mouth, Undue Tiredness, Fever, Painful Bones And Muscles.


How Escitalopram will impact on Pregnancy ?

Studies In Animals Have Shown Risk To Fetus, However There Are No Sufficient Studies In Humans. This Drug May Be Used In Pregnant Women If Benefit Outweighs The Risk. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

How Escitalopram will impact during lactation(breastfeeding) ?

Possibly Unsafe: Evidence From Studies In Breastfeeding Women Show That There Is A Definite Risk Of Side Effects To The Breastfed Infants. However, Use Of The Drug In Breastfeeding Women Is Acceptable In Spite Of The Risk To The Infants, If The Drug Is Needed In A Life-threatening Situation Or For A Serious Disease For Which Safer Drugs Cannot Be Used Or Are Ineffective. Patients Should Follow The Advice Of The Doctor Regarding Its Use.

Medicine & Alcohol use and effect of Escitalopram

No Studies Found