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AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

Manufacturer

INT-INTAS LABORATORIES LTD

Composition

ATOMOXETINE-40MG

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

0
Prescription Required

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

Product Details

About AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

AXEPTA 40MG TABLET belongs to a group of drugs known as selective norepinephrine reuptake inhibitors. AXEPTA 40MG TABLET is antidepressant which is used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is one of the most common mental disorders that affects children. ADHD also affects many adults. Symptoms of ADHD include hyperactivity (excess movement that is not fitting to the setting), inattention (not being able to keep focus), and impulsivity (hasty acts that occur in the moment without thought). It is seen thrice as commonly in boys as in girls. The main cause of disease is unknown but some factors that include genetics, food activities, environment factors, cigarette smoking and alcohol abuse in pregnancy.

AXEPTA 40MG TABLET contains ‘Atomoxetine’ which moderates the activity of few chemical messengers in the brain, which decreases restlessness and increases attention. It is a medicine used in depression.

Take AXEPTA 40MG TABLET as prescribed. You are advised to take AXEPTA 40MG TABLET for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical condition. You may experience certain common side-effects such as headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain, decreased appetite, sleepiness, increased heart rate, and high blood pressure. Most of these side-effects do not require medical attention and will resolve gradually over time. However, you are advised to talk to your doctor if you experience these side-effects persistently.

Before taking AXEPTA 40MG TABLET inform your doctor if you have any allergy, heart disease, high blood pressure, glaucoma, pheochromocytoma. If you are taking other antidepressant in last 14 days, then inform your doctor. Do not stop, start, or change the dose of any drug without informing your doctor. This AXEPTA 40MG TABLET may disturb growth in children and teens in several cases. They may need regular check-up of growth. Use with care in children and inform your doctor. Inform your doctor before taking AXEPTA 40MG TABLET if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy as it may cause risk to the baby. If you are breastfeeding mother immediately contact to your doctor.

Uses of AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)

Directions for Use

Take AXEPTA 40MG TABLET by mouth with food or without food. AXEPTA 40MG TABLET swallowed whole with a glass of water. Do not chew, open, or crush. Depending on your medical condition, your doctor will decide how long you need to take AXEPTA 40MG TABLET.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

Like all medicines, AXEPTA 40MG TABLET can also cause side-effects, although not everybody experiences them. Headache, vomiting, nausea, abdominal pain, decreased appetite, sleepiness, increased heart rate, and high blood pressure are the common side-effects of AXEPTA 40MG TABLET. Please consult your doctor if you experience any of these side-effects persistently.

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warning

Before taking AXEPTA 40MG TABLET inform your doctor if you have any allergy, heart disease, high blood pressure, glaucoma, pheochromocytoma. If you are taking another antidepressant in the last 14 days, then inform your doctor. Do not stop, start, or change the dose of any drug without informing your doctor. This AXEPTA 40MG TABLET may disturb growth in children and teens in several cases. They may need regular check-ups of growth. Use with care in children and inform your doctor. AXEPTA 40MG TABLET increased the risk of suicidal thoughts or actions in children and teens. All people who take AXEPTA 40MG TABLET need to be watched closely. Inform the doctor right away if signs like panic attacks, nervousness, depression, irritability, restlessness, or changes in mood are new or worse. Inform the doctor immediately if any thoughts or actions of suicide occur. Inform your doctor before taking AXEPTA 40MG TABLET if you are pregnant or planning for pregnancy as it may cause risk to the baby. If you are a breastfeeding mother immediately contact to your doctor.

Safety Advice

  • Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Do not drink alcohol with this AXEPTA 40MG TABLET because it may produce more dizziness and drowsiness.

  • Pregnancy

    This AXEPTA 40MG TABLET should be used only when clearly needed. Discuss the risks and benefits with your doctor.

  • Breast Feeding

    It is not known if this drug passes into breast milk. Inform your doctor before breast-feeding.

  • Driving

    If you experience drowsiness, dizziness, or a headache as side-effects when using AXEPTA 40MG TABLET then it may not be safe to drive or operate heavy machinery.

  • Liver

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor if you have liver disease or any concerns regarding this.

  • Kidney

    Dose adjustment may be needed in patients with kidney impairment. Please consult your doctor if you have kidney impairment or any concerns regarding this.

Other Information (AXE0060)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - September 2021

Patients Concern

FAQs

Immediately contact to your doctor if you did not take at correct time. If it is close to the time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your normal time. Do not take 2 doses at the same time or extra doses.

If you are taking AXEPTA 40MG TABLET and have high blood pressure, inform your doctor before using OTC (without prescription drugs) products that may increase blood pressure.

You can feel dizzy while taking this AXEPTA 40MG TABLET. To lower the chance of feeling dizzy, rise slowly if you have been lying down or sitting. Be careful about going up and downstairs.

Immediately go to the emergency department of your nearest hospital. Be ready to tell or show what was taken, how much, and when it happened.

Manufacturer/Marketer address

Chinubhai Centre, Off. Nehru Bridge, Ashram Road, Ahmedabad - 380009. Gujarat. India.

AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

AXEPTA 40MG TABLET

MRP: 262.00