The Brand Name AMBULAX-AD Has Generic Salt :: Escitalopram 

AMBULAX-AD  Is From Company Unimarck Priced :: Rs. 400

AMBULAX-AD have Escitalopram is comes under Sub class Anxiolytics of  Main Class Nervous System

Main Medicine Class:: Nervous System  Sub Medicine Class :: Anxiolytics 

 Salt Name :  OR Generic Name Form Price : MRP /Probable Packing
Escitalopram  TAB  Rs. 400  10
Brand Name Company / Manufacturers Strength Unit Price / 10
 AMBULAX-AD  Unimarck  5MG  10 Rs. 400

Company  Brand Name  Salt Combination Main Medical Class Sub Medical Class
 From Unimarck :: AMBULAX-AD  Escitalopram  Nervous System Anxiolytics

Indications for Drugs ::

Major depressive disorder, Depression, Panic disorder, Obsessive compulsive disorder, Anxiety disorder

Drug Dose ::

Adult: PO Depression; Anxiety; Obsessive compulsive disorder 10 mg once daily. Max: 20 mg/day. Panic disorder Initial: 5 mg/day, up to 10 mg/day after 7 days if needed. Max: 20 mg/day. Elderly: Half the adult dose. Hepatic impairment: Dosage adjustments may be required.

Contraindication ::

Concomitant use with or within 2 wk of MAOI withdrawal.

Drug Precautions ::

History of mania or seizure disorders; work requiring mental alertness; renal and hepatic impairment; pregnancy, lactation; withdraw gradually. Children and adolescents <18 yr Drug Side Effects ::

Nausea, diarrhoea, increased sweating, insomnia, impotence, ejaculation disorder, fatigue, somnolence; postural hypotension, sinusitis, taste disturbances. Increased appetite and wt gain.

Pregnancy category ::
Pregnancy category


Drug Mode of Action ::  

Escitalopram selectively inhibits CNS neuronal re-uptake of serotonin (5-HT) and potentiates serotonergic activity. It has minimal effects on norepinephrine and dopamine neuronal re-uptake.

Drug Interactions ::

Increased risk of bleeding when used with aspirin, NSAIDs or drugs that affect coagulation. Serum levels may be reduced by CYP2C19 inducers (e.g. carbamazepine, rifampin, phenytoin) or CYP3A4 inducers (e.g. nafcillin, nevirapine). Serum levels may also be increased by CYP2C19 inhibitors (e.g. fluconazole, fluvoxamine, omeprazole) or CYP3A4 inhibitors (e.g. azole antifungals, clarithromycin). May increase serum levels of desipramine or metoprolol. Increased risk of serotonin syndrome when used with linezolid or sibutramine. Escitalopram may enhance the sedative effects of alcohol. Potentially Fatal: Concomitant administration with MAOIs may lead to serious or fatal reactions; should not be started until at least 2 wk after stopping escitalopram or vice versa. Moclobemide may increase the risk of serotonin syndrome.


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