DEPREXOR table. 75 mg. 60 table
Depreksor used to relieve symptoms of depression, including depression associated with anxiety, to prevent recurrence or onset of new depressive episodes
DEPREXOR table. 75 mg. 60 table
DEPREKSOR WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Depreksor belongs to a group of drugs called antidepressants. They are used to treat depression.
Depreksor used to relieve symptoms of depression, including depression associated with anxiety, to prevent recurrence or onset of new depressive episodes.
BEFORE YOU TAKE DEPREKSOR
Do not take Depreksor in the following cases:
If you are allergic (hypersensitive) to the active ingredient venlafaxine or any of the excipients of the product;
If you are taking or have recently (last two weeks) have been treated with other medicines to treat depression (MAOIs);
Acute liver or kidney disease;
If you are pregnant or breast-feeding;
If you are under the age of 18 years.
Tell your doctor if:
Have had a mental illness in the past (mania);
You have experienced depression in the past;
Have recently had a heart attack, have severe heart failure or other cardiac disease, accompanied by rapid pulse;
You suffer from epilepsy or have had seizures in the past;
You have a serious kidney or liver disease;
Have glaucoma (increased eye pressure);
Have or have had bleeding in the skin and / or mucous membranes.
Thoughts of suicide and worsening of your depression or anxiety disorder
Sometimes, if you are depressed and / or have anxiety disorders you may thoughts about self-injury or suicidal. These may be increased when first starting antidepressants, since these medicines all take time to not work, usually two weeks but sometimes longer.
More likely to think like this:
If you have previously had thoughts about killing or harming yourself.
If you are a young adult. Information from clinical trials has shown an increased risk of suicidal behavior in young adults (under 25 years) with psychiatric problems who were treated with an antidepressant.
Immediately contact your doctor or go straight to hospital if you have thoughts of harming or killing themselves.
It may be helpful to tell a relative or close friend that you are depressed or have an anxiety disorder, and ask them to read this leaflet. You might ask them to tell you if they think your depression or anxiety is getting worse, or if they are worried about changes in your behavior. Taking other medicines
Please tell your doctor if you are taking or have recently taken any other medicines, including medicines obtained without a prescription.
Tell your doctor if you are taking medicines that affect blood clotting (warfarin), products containing St. John's Wort extract, medicines for migraine sibutramine (medicine for weight control), dextromethorphan (cough treatment), clozapine (used to treat schizophrenia), cigarette metidin (for the treatment of peptic ulcer disease), zolpidem (sleep-inducing).
Do not drink alcohol while taking Depreksor.
Pregnancy and lactation
Ask your doctor before taking any medicine if you are pregnant or plan to become pregnant.
The safety of this medicine during pregnancy has not been established and therefore Depreksor not apply to pregnant women.
If necessary, treatment of lactating women Depreksor breastfeeding should be discontinue
Driving and using machines:
Depreksor can affect judgment, thinking, or motor functions. Before you start to drive or operate machinery should be confident that your psychomotor abilities are not affected due to the treatment.
Important information about some of the ingredients of Depreksor:
This product contains lactose. Inappropriate for people with lactase deficiency, galactosaemia or glucose / galactose malabsorption.
HOW TO TAKE DEPREKSOR
Always Depreksor exactly as your doctor has told you. If you're not sure, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
Depreksor tablets be taken during meals sdostatachno water.
The dosage and duration of treatment is determined individually by the doctor. Do not change the prescribed dose! Take this medicine at the same time in the morning and evening. Adults
The usual recommended dose for all indications is 75 mg daily in 2 divided doses (at 37,5 mg two times daily). If necessary, after a two-week course of treatment, your doctor may increase the dose to 150 mg daily in 2 divided doses (75 mg two times daily). Your condition should be closely monitored by your doctor.
In particularly severe cases of depression in hospitalized patients and the initial dose is 150 mg daily. If necessary, it can be gradually increased (75 mg daily), the changes should be made at intervals of about two weeks or more, but not less than 4 days. The maximum daily dose is 375 mg. Upon reaching the desired therapeutic response, the dose should be reduced gradually. You may not immediately feel the effect. Do not worry - this is perfectly normal. You may need treatment for months.
Do not stop treatment abruptly Depreksor! If your doctor decides that you no longer need treatment with the product, it will advise you to reduce the dose before discontinuation. Cessation of therapy is done under medical supervision. Follow your doctor's instructions, because discontinuation or rapid decrease in dose may experience symptoms such as weakness, malaise, headache, nausea or vomiting, dizziness, dry mouth, diarrhea, insomnia, nervousness, numbness, sweating, impaired coordination. If you have serious liver or kidney disease, your doctor may recommend a reduction in the daily dose by 50%. In patients on haemo-dialysis recommended dose reduction of 50% and a daily dose after the haemo-dialysis.
Patients over 65 years usually do not require dose reduction. In patients with age changes in renal function the dose is adjusted according to the degree of violation. Children
Depreksor therapy is contraindicated in children under the age of 18!
If you take more tablets than necessary Depreksor: You may experience drowsiness, dizziness, headache, palpitations, difficulty and uncoordinated movements, convulsions. You should seek immediate medical attention!
If you forget to take Depreksor: If you miss a dose, take it as soon as possible. If almost happened next dose, take it as usual. Do not take a double dose to make up. Continue to take your medicine as prescribed. If you have any further questions on the use of this product, ask your doctor or pharmacist.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Depreksor can cause side effects, although not everybody gipoluchava.
Depreksor usually well tolerated. Sometimes, early treatment can be observed weakness, headache, nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, constipation or diarrhea, reduced appetite, pain in muscles and joints, dizziness, dry mouth, insomnia, nervousness, somnolence, abnormal dreams, respiratory disease, yawning, sweating, visual disturbances, loss or weight gain. Rarely Depreksor can cause bleeding in the skin and mucous membranes, prolonged bleeding time, rapid or irregular heartbeat, unconscious teeth grinding, muscle cramps, hallucinations, impaired balance and coordination, speech disorders, severe allergic reactions. Some people feel dizzy or unstable when changing body position due to a sharp drop in blood pressure. It has high blood pressure, minor changes in cholesterol and sodium in the blood, abnormal blood cells or alterations in liver function. Very rarely Depreksor can cause fever, disturbance of consciousness, muscle stiffness.
Depreksor can cause bleeding from the gastrointestinal tract, increased levels of the hormone prolak-tin in the blood, urine retention, very rare inflammation of the pancreas.
Tell your doctor if you experience allergic reactions such as itching, skin rash, shortness of breath! If any of the side effects gets serious, or you notice other effects not listed in this leaflet, please tell your doctor or pharmacist.
HOW TO STORE DEPREKSOR
Keep the medicine in the original container in a dry and dark place at a temperature below 25 ° C. Keep out of reach of children. Depreksor Do not use after the expiry date stated on the pack
Medicines should not be disposed of via wastewater or household waste. Ask your pharmacist how to dispose of medicines no longer required. These measures will help to protect the environmen
The active substance is venlafaxine hydrochloride (ven-lafaxine hydrochloride), eq. of 37,5 mg or 75 mg of venlafaxine (venlafaxine).
The other ingredients are: microcrystalline cellulose, lactose monohydrate, magnesium stearate, red iron oxide, sodium starch glycolate type A Depreksor looks like and contents of pack: tablets 37,5 mg - round, flat, pale pink, scored a diameter of 8 mm . Tablets 75 mg-round, flat, pale pink, scored a diameter of 10 mm.
10 tablets 37,5 mg or 75 mg in a blister of PVC / aluminum foil, 3 or 6 blisters in a carton with leaflet.