Prestiq 100 Tablet
Prestiq 100 MG Tablet belongs to a group of medicines called the serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor. It is used to treat major depression symptoms of which may include feelings of sadness, decreased energy level, loss of interest in daily activities or trouble sleeping. These symptoms last for two weeks or longer. This anti-depressant may improve your mood, energy level and feelings of well-being. It works by helping to restore the balance of serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain. Prestiq 100 MG Tablet comes in the form of an extended-release tablet you take by mouth. This drug slowly releases into the body over time.
The possible side effects of using Prestiq 100 MG Tablet are :
Agitation, headache, hallucinations, trouble concentrating, fever, weakness, fast heart rate, overactive reflexes, nausea, memory problems, vomiting, diarrhoea, loss of coordination
Cough and cold, chest tightness, trouble breathing
Easy bruising or bleeding, blood in your urine or stools
Very rigid muscles, high fever, fainting, sweating, confusion, tremors
Severe skin reaction especially in the face or upper body
Do not take this medicine if :
You are allergic to any ingredient in desvenlafaxine tablets or to venlafaxine
You are taking or have taken linezolid or St. John’s wort within the last 14 days.
You are taking a fenfluramine derivative, nefazodone, sibutramine, or tryptophan
You are taking another medicine that contains venlafaxine or desvenlafaxine
Your dosage, drug form, and how often you take the drug will depend on your age, the condition being treated, how severe your condition is, other medical conditions you have, how you react to the first dose.
Information given here is based on the salt content of the medicine. Uses and effects of the medicine may vary from person to person. It is advisable to consult a Psychiatrist before using this medicine.
This medicine is used to treat depression and symptoms associated with major depressive disorder.
Suicidal Thinking And Behaviour
Serotonin Syndrome (Agitation, Hallucinations, Seizures, Nausea)
Irregular Heart Beat
Shaking Of Hands Or Feet
Nausea Or Vomiting
Decrease In Libido
Difficulty In Passing Urine
Rapid Weight Loss
Ringing Or Buzzing In The Ears
Missed Dose instructions
Take the missed dose as soon as you remember. If the next scheduled dose is 4 hours away, then the missed dose should be skipped.
Contact a doctor immediately if an overdose with this medicine is suspected. Symptoms of an overdose may include agitation, hallucinations, convulsions, and nausea.
The active constituent of this medication is a metabolite of venlafaxine and works by potentiating the activity of serotonin and norepinephrine in the brain by preventing their reuptake.