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Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer

Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Pack Of

10 TABLETS

In Stock

Prescription Required
Product Details

About Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's belongs to the class of medications called antidepressants. It is used to treat neurological diseases such as depression, anxiety, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Depression is a mood disorder characterized by persistent feelings of sadness, loss, or anger. Anxiety is the feeling of fear about what’s about to come. Panic disorder is characterized by a panic attack in which the patient experiences a sudden feeling of terror even if there is no real danger. Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is the excessive thoughts that lead to repetitive behaviour.

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's contains fluvoxamine which is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It increases the release of the serotonin hormone in the body, responsible for improving mood, cognition, and memory. 

Take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. You are advised to take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you depending on your medical conditions. You may experience common side effects like drowsiness, delayed ejaculation (extended period of sexual stimulation in men for releasing of sperm), erectile dysfunction, low sexual desire, insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), nausea, vomiting, restlessness, fatigue, dryness in the mouth, indigestion, loss of appetite, increased sweating, nervousness, and tremor. Most of these side effects of Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's do not require medical attention and gradually resolve over time. However, if the side effects are persistent, reach out to your doctor.

Do not take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to fluvoxamine or other ingredients present in this medicine. Before taking Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's, inform your doctor if you have low sodium level in the blood, increased risk of bleeding, suicidal thoughts, liver problems, family history of depressive disorder, intestinal ulcer (bleeding in the intestine) glaucoma. If you are pregnant, then immediately inform your doctor because Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's may harm the unborn baby.

 

Uses of Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

Depression, anxiety, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)

Medicinal Benefits

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's belongs to the class of antidepressants. It is used to treat neurological diseases such as depression, anxiety, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's is a selective, serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It increases the release of the serotonin hormone, which balances the excitatory responses in the body. It helps in improving mood, memory, cognition, and learning. It also helps to regulate digestion, sleep cycle, and food cravings.

Directions for Use

Take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's as prescribed by your doctor. The doctor determines the dose and duration of the medicine. Swallow the medicines as a whole with a glass of water. Do not crush, chew, or break it. You can take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's with or without food. Do not abruptly stop the medication even if your symptoms get better. Take the medication at a fixed time every day. Do not decrease or overdose on medicine. If you miss a dose, skip it and take the next dose as usual at the fixed time.

Storage

Store in a cool and dry place away from sunlight

Side Effects of Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

  • Drowsiness
  • Delayed ejaculation (extended period of sexual stimulation in men for releasing of sperm)
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Low sexual desire
  • Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping)
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Restlessness
  • Fatigue
  • Dryness in the mouth,
  • Indigestion
  • Loss of appetite
  • Increased sweating
  • Nervousness
  • Tremor
  • Decreased sodium levels

In-Depth Precautions and Warning

Drug Warnings

Do not take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's if you are allergic (hypersensitive) to fluvoxamine or other ingredients present in this medicine. Before taking Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's, inform your doctor if you have low sodium level in the blood, increased risk of bleeding, suicidal thoughts, liver problems, kidney problems, family history of depressive disorder, intestinal ulcer (bleeding in the intestine), and glaucoma. If you are pregnant, then immediately inform your doctor because Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's may harm the unborn baby. Talk to your doctor if you are a breastfeeding mother. Do not take alcohol because alcohol makes you dizzier and drowsier. Talk to your doctor if you are using alcohol.

Safety Advice

  • Safety Warning

    Alcohol

    Consult Your Doctor

    Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's interacts with alcohol and increases the risk of side-effects like sleepiness and dizziness.

  • Safety Warning

    Pregnancy

    Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's should be used during pregnancy with caution only when your doctor recommended it because the use of this Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's in the last three months may cause harm to the unborn baby.

  • Safety Warning

    Breast Feeding

    Consult Your Doctor

    Not safe because some part of medicine passe into breast milk and produces an undesirable effect.

  • Safety Warning

    Driving

    Consult Your Doctor

    Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's causes drowsiness. So, it is recommended to avoid driving or operating heavy machinery after taking Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's.

  • Safety Warning

    Liver

    Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of liver diseases/conditions. The dose may have to be adjusted by your doctor.

  • Safety Warning

    Kidney

    Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's to be taken with caution, especially if you have a history of kidney diseases/conditions as dose adjustment might be required.

Habit Forming

No

Diet & Lifestyle Advise

  • Eat a well-balanced diet.
  • Avoid processed or packed foods and foods that are high in refined sugars.
  • Exercise regularly.
  • Lose excess weight and keep a check on your weight.
  • Avoid stress.
  • Improve your mood by being active, socializing with others, and talking about your feelings.
  • Quit alcohol intake and smoking.

Other Information (FRE0136)

This item is Not Returnable.

Expires on or after - Mar-22

Patients Concern

Disease/Condition Glossary

Depression: Depression is a mental health disorder in which patients experience persistent loss of interest or mood and feelings of sadness. It affects quality-of-life. It causes changes in sleep, appetite, social behaviour, learning abilities, concentration, and self-esteem.

Anxiety: Anxiety is a feeling of fear, worry, or uneasiness. It is usually a normal emotion. However, if a person experiences repeated episodes of anxiety that gets worsen over time or interfere with daily activities, then the condition is called anxiety disorder.

Panic disorder: Panic disorder is a type of anxiety disorder. It is characterized by sudden panic attacks in which patients experience intense fear even if there is no danger.

Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD):  As the name suggests, patients experience obsessions (intruding excessive thoughts) that cause compulsions (impulsive behaviours). It is characterized by nervousness, repetitive movements or words, and increased alertness. 

 

FAQs

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's may cause gastritis. Consult a doctor if you experience any abnormal side-effects while taking Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's.

Do not stop Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's without your doctor's advice. Sudden discontinuation may lead to withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, insomnia, restlessness, and anxiety.

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's may cause side-effects on prolonged use. So, it is recommended to use this medicine for the duration prescribed by your doctor.

Yes, a common side effect of Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's is sleepiness. It may also affect your capacity to think clearly, react quickly, or make decisions. Avoid operating heavy machinery or driving until and unless you know how Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's affects you.

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's may either cause weight loss or weight gain. The weight loss occurs due to loss of appetite. However, the chances of having weight loss or gain are not known. As compared to other anti-depressant medicines, there is no major change in the weight of the body with Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's in most people.

When you take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's, it increases the serotonin levels. Serotonin is a chemical messenger in the brain responsible for improving the mood and physical symptoms of depression. It is also responsible for relieving symptoms of anxiety, panic attacks, and obsessive-compulsive disorders.

In case you miss a dose of Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's, do not take a double dose of Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's. If you remember the missed dose before sleeping, take it at that time and take Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's at the same time the next day, which were you taking earlier. If you remember the missed dose the next day, leave the skipped dose, and continue with the next dose.

PRODUCT SUBSTITUTES

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

Manufacturer/Marketer address

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

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

Frext CR 100 Tablet 10's

MRP: 348.00

Strip
1

10 Tablet in 1 Strip