EFEKTIN ER table. 150 mg. 28 table
EFEKTIN ER table. 150 mg. 28 table
Name of the medicinal product
EFECTIN ER 75 mg
Active ingredient in these capsules venlafaxine (as hydrochloride). There are two levels of Efectin ER capsules containing 75 and 150 mg venlafaxine, prolonged release of the active ingredient, which means you need to take medicine once daily.
The other ingredients in the capsules are: cellulose, ethylcellulose, ???????????????????????????, gelatin, red and yellow iron oxide (E172) and titanium dioxide (E 171).
75 mg capsules are opaque with purple-pink color, while those of 150 mg are opaque with a dark orange color. The capsules are marked with W and it is marked on the concentration of the drug, respectively red (75 mg) and white (150 mg).
EFECTIN ER WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Efectin ER capsules belong to a group of medicines called antidepressants are used to relieve depressive symptoms.
The active substance in Efectin ER has protivostrahovi properties and is used in the treatment of anxiety states. Efectin ER capsules are indicated for oral administration. Efectin ER is used to relieve symptoms of depression, including depression associated with anxiety as patients on inpatient and outpatients at. Efectin ER applies also to prevent worsening of depression or the onset of new depressive episodes.
Efectin ER is indicated for the treatment of symptoms of specific anxiety disorders, including prolonged administration: Efectin ER is used to treat social anxiety disorder and generalized anxiety disorder.
Before starting treatment with EFECTIN ER
You should not take Efectin ER:
during pregnancy (unless your doctor has told you so);
if you are breastfeeding;
if you have a hypersensitivity to venlafaxine or to any of the ingredients;
If your age is under 18;
if you are taking or have recently used (last two weeks) other product with antidepressant action, known as monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs).
You should consult with your doctor or pharmacist:
if you have liver or kidney disease, as Efectin ER prescribed dose can be reduced;
if you suffer from epilepsy. Your doctor will closely monitor you throughout the course of treatment with Efectin ER;
HOW TO TAKE EFECTIN ER
The dose regimen and duration of treatment is determined individually by the doctor, depending on the response and tolerance of the patient to the drug. Do not change the prescribed dose.
The usual recommended starting dose for all indications is 75 mg per day, taken once a day. The dose may be increased by your doctor to 150 mg daily as a single dose. In case you require the use of a higher dose, the latter may be increased to 375 mg daily. If you're not sure, ask your doctor or your doctor farmatsevt.Ako decide to prescribe Efectin ER capsules to prevent worsening depression or the emergence of new depressive episodes dosing regimen is the same as that which was used in initial therapy. Your condition should be closely monitored by your doctor to evaluate the effect of long-term therapy.
Efectin ER should be administered once daily at approximately the same time of day, morning or evening. Recommended taking the capsules to become a meal. The capsules should be swallowed whole with liquid. The capsules should not be split, broken, chewed, or placed in water.
Duration of treatment
It may take several days or longer before you feel the effect. Do not worry - this is perfectly normal. You may need an intake Efectin ER for several months. In this case, do not worry, this is not unusual.
Do not stop taking the capsules without the advice of your doctor even if you feel better. Your doctor will periodically assess whether treatment should be continued. Discontinuation Efectin ER, especially when the drug is taken in high doses, should be done gradually and under the supervision of your doctor. Period for discontinuation of treatment may depend on the dose, duration of treatment, kaktro and individual patient characteristics.
If your doctor believes you do not need more than Efectin ER, he will advise you to reduce the dose before stopping treatment altogether. If therapy Efectin ER stopped suddenly or the dose too quickly senamali may experience symptoms such as anxiety, nervous agitation, confusion, diarrhea, appetite, dizziness, convulsions (seizures), dry mouth, headaches, hypomania (difficulty mood), nausea, nervousness, numbness and / or tingling, sleep disturbances, insomnia, sweating, tinnitus (ear noise), unusual tiredness, dizziness and vomiting. These symptoms are usually not serious and disappear within a few days. If you experience any of these or other symptoms that are troublesome, consult your doctor for advice.
If you forget to take Efectin ER
Do not worry if you forget to take a capsule. If within 12 hours of the time you usually take Efectin ER realize that you missed a capsule to take it the next day to resume normal treatment. In case you have more than 12 hours, you can skip the medicinal product and the next day to continue normal lechenieto.Lekuvashtiyat your doctor may change the therapeutic regimen of tablets Efectin Efectin ER capsules. In this case, you will be prescribed a dose equivalent to the total dose of tablets. This dose contained in the capsules should be taken only once a day.
If you take more Efectin ER than necessary
If you accidentally take too many capsules you should seek immediate medical attention.
POSSIBLE SIDE EFFECTS
Like all medicines, Efectin ER may have adverse reaktsii.Obiknoveno Efectin ER is well tolerated. If side effects occur, it should be borne in mind that they usually are not serious and rapid resolution.
If the list of side effects bother you, please note that side effects were not observed in any patient. This list contains adverse reactions have been reported very rarely.
Given that some of these symptoms are severe or start to bother you, you should tell your doctor: insomnia, rapid or irregular heartbeat, hot flashes / flushes, decreased, or changes in appetite, constipation, nausea, vomiting, nervousness , nervous agitation, delirium, dizziness, fatigue, difficulty sleeping, abnormal sanisha impotence, drowsiness, muscle rigidity and tremors unpleasant sensations in the skin like "pins and iglichni" or burning, sweating (including night sweats), rash, tinnitus (ringing in ears), bruxism (teeth grinding unconsciously), pruritus (itching generalized), hair loss, flushing, dry mouth, yawning, changes in vision, abnormal ejaculation / orgasm, changes in taste sensation, photosensitivity, pulmonary eosinophilia (pulmonary injury) front-chamber glaucoma, weight loss, weight gain, decreased libido, difficulty in urination, diarrhea, bruising, bleeding from the mucous membranes, apathy, hallucinations, unusual severe or prolonged menstruation, hepatitis (liver inflammation), seizures, mania, akathisia, neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS), serotonergic syndrome, pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), increased prolactin (a hormone produced by the brain), muscle tissue damage, abnormal movements or muscle tone, erythema multiforme (a skin condition) incl. Steven-Johnson-syndrome urtiki.Tryabva inform your doctor if you develop an allergic reaction such as skin rash, shortness of breath or any other allergic manifestations.
Some patients sometimes feel dizzy or unstable upright due to a decrease in blood pressure. In other increases in blood pressure and slight changes in cholesterol and sodium in the blood, abnormal blood cells or alterations in liver function. Sometimes blood pressure increases slightly, so it needs to be monitored, especially in patients who are being treated for high blood pressure.
Very rarely, it can be observed rapid heartbeat (tachycardia) and heart rhythm disturbances.
Use in children and adolescents under 18 years
Venlafaxine is generally not used to treat children and adolescents under 18 years of age. In clinical studies with drugs of the same group, patients under 18 years were at increased risk of side effects such as suicide attempt, suicidal thoughts and hostility (aggression, conflict behavior and anger) when Nonetheless, at the discretion of the physician can be prescribe venlafaxine for the treatment of children and adolescents under 18 years. If your doctor has prescribed venlafaxine for a patient under 18 years, ask him if you want to discuss it. You should tell your doctor if you notice any of these symptoms or deterioration in patients under 18 years receiving venlafaxine. With continued use in patients under 18 years receiving venlafaxine no adverse effects associated with growth, maturation, and cognitive and behavioral development.
Before you prescribe another medicine;
If you become pregnant;
If you need to do for a hospital
STORAGE EFECTIN ER
You should not use the medicine after the expiry date stated on the packaging.
Do not store above 30 ° C. Blisters in the outer carton.
Keep out of reach of children.
Return any unused capsules to their pharmacist or keep them if your doctor tells you to.