LENUKSIN table. 10 mg. 28 table
LENUKSIN table. 10 mg. 28 table
LENUKSIN WHAT IS AND WHAT IT IS USED
Lenuksin containing escitalopram, is a selective inhibitor of serotonin reuptake / SSRI / belongs to the group of medicines known as antidepressants.
Lenuksin used to treat depression, panic razstoystvo, social anxiety disorder / social phobia also called / razstoystvo generalized anxiety and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Depression is characterized by low mood, low energy, melancholy, feelings of inferiority, sleep disturbances, withdrawal and inability to cope with everyday duties. Depression may be accompanied by thoughts of suicide. Depressed patients may have symptoms of anxiety.
Panic razstoystvo is characterized by the occurrence of unexpected bouts of strong panic or anxiety associated with certain situations or fear of occurrence of new attacks. Reasons provokirashtgi panic attacks vary between patients. Attacks recur when the patient gets back in the same situation
Social anxiety disorder, also known as social phobia, is characterized by excessive fear of social situations. Patients tend to avoid social situations that may cause them anxiety or discomfort.
GAD is associated with excessive anxiety and worry. Characteristically, the anxiety is related to activities of daily routine.
Lenuksin will alleviate these symptoms and make you feel better.
BEFORE YOU TAKE LENUKSIN
If you are allergic to escitalopram or any of the other ingredients. Consult a doctor if you think you may be allergic
If you are taking other medicines that belong to a group called MAO inhibitors, including selegiline, moclobemide and linezolid
If you are taking other medicines that belong to a group called non-selective monoamine oxidase inhibitors / MAOIs /, eg phenelzine, isocarboxazid, and tranylcypromine, which are also used to treat depression. If you take any of these medicines, you must wait seven days before taking any of these medicines
HOW TO TAKE LENUKSIN
Vitagi take Lenuksin exactly as your doctor tells you.
Lenuksin take each day as a single daily dose
Lenuksin can be taken with or without food. Swallow the tablets with a drink of water. Do not chew
If necessary, tablets can be broken by first placing on a flat surface with the score up.
The usual dosage
Depression: The usual dose is 10 mg. The dose may be increased by your doctor. The maximum recommended dose is 20 mg daily
Panic disorder: An initial dose of 5 mg for the first week before increasing to 10 mg daily.
Social Anxiety Disorder: The usual dose is 10 mg. It usually takes 2-4 semitsa to achieve symptom relief. Depending on how chuvstvote after taking the drug for some time, the doctor may primate dose between 5 and 20 mg daily.
GAD: The usual dose is 10 ml per day. The dose may be increased by your doctor to a maximum of 20 mg daily
Obsessive-compulsive disorder: The starting dose is 10 mg once daily. Depending on individual patient response, the dose may be increased to a maximum of 20 mg daily.
Patients with special risk
In patients with mild to moderate renal impairment do not require dose adjustment. In patients with severely reduced renal function is advised
It is recommended that patients with liver zabolmyavaniya to receive an initial dose of 5 mg daily for the first two weeks. Your doctor may increase the dose to 10 mg daily. Caution is advised in patients with severely reduced liver function
Use in children and adolescents under 18 years:
Usually Lenuksin not be used in children or adolescents under 18 years
The usual starting dose is 5 mg daily
Preporachvase maximum dose is less than 20 mg.