Stalopam 10 Tablet
Stalopam 10 MG Tablet is an antidepressant which is used to treat depression and generalized anxiety disorder. It helps in optimizing the serotonin levels in the body. This belongs to the class of drugs called selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs).
This medication can increase suicidal thoughts and behaviors especially amongst teenagers, children, and young adults if taken in excess amounts. Hence, this drug should only be taken under a doctor’s prescription.
This medication is normally prescribed to be taken once a day. The usual dose is 10-20 mg for adults as well as children. It is not suitable for everyone as it might cause harmful effects on people suffering from certain conditions.
If you are suffering from irregular heartbeats or are allergic to certain ingredients present in the medicine, it is advisable to consult with the doctor first. Also, this medication might have a harmful effect on a pregnant woman. Consult with the doctor if you have a history of liver disease or kidney disease.
This medicine is prescribed for the following conditions:
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (Ocd)
Side effects that might occur after consumption of this medicine include:
Shortness Of Breath
Change In Taste
Acid Or Sour Stomach
Are there any missed dose instructions?
The missed dose should be taken as soon as possible.
Are there any overdose instructions?
Seek emergency medical treatment or contact the doctor in case of overdose.
The drug is a selective inhibitor of serotonin (5-HT) re-uptake with high affinity for the primary binding site. It also binds to an allosteric site on the serotonin transporter, with a 1000 fold lower affinity.