Daxid 50mg Tablet

Medically reviewed by Dr. Nilanjan Chandra | Written By Sonu Kumar Rao

Last updated on: November 02, 2020 10:22 am

Daxid 50mg Tablet
  • Manufacturer : Pfizer Ltd.
  • Composition : Sertraline 50mg
  • Generally Prescribed For : Depression, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Estimated Price : 131.61 For 15 Tablets Strip

Uses of Daxid 50mg Tablet

Daxid 50mg Tablet is used for the treatment or prevention of the following disease(s):

Depression, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder

Side effects of Daxid 50mg Tablet

The most common side effects of Daxid 50mg Tablet are – Fatigue, Headache, Dry Mouth, Nausea, Diarrhea, Loose Stools, Dyspepsia, Vomiting, Constipation, Abdominal Pain


These side effects can usually occur in patients. However, these are only indicative and not all patients will experience them.

Precautions while using Daxid 50mg Tablet

Do not use Daxid 50mg Tablet if you are allergic to – Sertraline

If you have heart disease, liver or kidney disease, drug or alcohol addiction, consult your doctor before using Daxid 50mg Tablet.

If you are allergic to any medicine or food, consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Use this medicine under the supervision of your doctor.

To avoid an adverse reaction, consult your doctor if you are already taking other medicines.

How Daxid 50mg Tablet works

Daxid 50mg Tablet contains – Sertraline

Sertraline works by affecting the balance of chemicals in the brain. Specifically, it increases the level of a neurotransmitter called serotonin in the brain. Increased serotonin levels can help improve mood, reduce panic attacks, and treat OCD.

Dosage of Daxid 50mg Tablet

The dosage of Daxid 50mg Tablet depends on many factors such as the patient age, health, medical condition or history of the patient and many other conditions.

Please use this medicine as prescribed by your doctor.

Overdose of Daxid 50mg Tablet

If you forget to take a dose of Daxid 50mg Tablet, do not take two doses at the same time, there is a risk of overdose.

If you notice any unusual reaction in your body after taking this medicine, contact your doctor immediately or call your local medical emergency number.

Precautions & Warnings

Alcohol

Information will be added soon.

Pregnancy

Information will be added soon.

Breastfeeding

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Driving

Information will be added soon.

Kidney

Information will be added soon.

Liver

Information will be added soon.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.

Tralin 50mg Tablet  ( Alkem Laboratories Ltd. )

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Lincer 50mg Tablet  ( Ceras Pharmaceutical )

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Sertima 50mg Tablet  ( Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd. )

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Zentalin 50mg Tablet  ( Zenith Healthcare Ltd. )

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Zotral 50mg Tablet  ( Micro Labs Ltd. )

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Interaction

Drug :- Agents with antiplatelet properties (P2Y12 inhibitors, NSAIDs, SSRIs): May enhance antiplatelet effect.

Amphetamines, buspirone, dextromethorphan, dihydroergotamine, lithium salts, meperidine, other SSRIs or SSNRIs (duloxetine, venlafaxine), sumatriptan, TCAs, tramadol , trazodone, tryptophan: May increase the risk of serotonin syndrome.

Triptans: May cause serotonin syndrome (restlessness, hallucinations, loss of coordination, fast heartbeat, rapid changes in BP, increased body temperature, hyperreflexia, nausea, vomiting, and diarrhea) or neuroleptic malignant syndrome-like reactions.

About Reviewer

Dr. Nilanjan Chandra is a talented Psychiatrist, Psychotherapist, De-addiction specialist, and Sex Therapist with 10 years of experience. He's currently practicing as a Consultant Neuro-psychiatrist at Institute of Neurosciences, Kolkata. He completed his MBBS from Calcutta National Medical College in 2011 and MD from Government Medical College and New Civil Hospital, Surat in 2016.

About Author

Sonu Kumar is a registered pharmacist with Bihar State Pharmacy Council with over 6 months experience. He is a medicine content contributor at Zotezo.

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