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Duzela 60mg Capsule

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Medical Description

Duzela Capsule is used to manage the symptoms of depression such as mood swings, hopelessness and sleep disturbances. It is used to treat anxiety disorder, diabetic neuropathy (sensations of tingling ...
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Product Summary

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ContainsDuloxetine(60.0 Mg)
UsesDepression, Anxiety Disorder, Diabetic Neuropathy, Fibromyalgia, Stress Urinary Incontinence
Side effectsNausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Headache, Decreased Appetite, Stomach Pain.
ClassificationANTI-DEPRESSANT
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Uses of Duzela 60 MG

  • Major depression (swings in the mood, loss of hope and disturbances in sleep)
  • Generalised Anxiety Disorder (uncontrollable excessive thoughts)
  • Diabetic neuropathy (sensations of tingling in foot or hand due to nerve damage in diabetic patients)
  • Fibromyalgia (muscle pain and stiffness)
  • Stress urinary incontinence (leakage of urine in women while coughing, laughing, sneezing, and exercising)

Contraindications of Duzela 60 MG

  • If you’ve an allergy to duloxetine or any other ingredients in this medicine.
  • If you had or are suffering from severe liver or kidney disease.
  • If you take any medicines of the group Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors (medications used in managing depression).
  • If you’re taking medications to treat depression (fluvoxamine).
  • If you are taking medicines for any infection (ciprofloxacin).

Side effects of Duzela 60 MG

  • Nausea (feeling sick)
  • Vomiting
  • Constipation or Diarrhoea
  • Heartburn and stomach pain
  • Excessive sweating and dry mouth

Precautions and Warnings of Duzela 60 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Duzela Capsule during pregnancy?
A:
No, Duzela Capsule isn’t safe to be taken during pregnancy as it’s known to cause problems in the newborn when taken during pregnancy. You must contact your doctor before starting any medication if you’re pregnant.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Duzela Capsule while breastfeeding?
A:
The components of this capsule have been found in breast milk and can cause harm to your growing baby. You should, therefore, not consume this medicine while breastfeeding.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken a Duzela Capsule?
A:
No, it isn’t safe to drive when taking Duzela Capsule as it may affect the mental and physical temperament required while driving a car. It may cause drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, and forgetfulness and affect your ability to think and judge. Hence, you must not drive a car while taking this medicine.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Duzela Capsule?
A:
No, alcohol must be avoided with Duzela Capsule as it may lead to serious side effects of an overdose.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have or had any liver, kidney, or heart problems.
  • You’ve epilepsy or any history of fits or seizures.
  • You have eye diseases such as glaucoma.
  • You’ve a high blood sugar level (diabetes).
  • You’ve a history of bleeding disorders or consuming any medicine that may make your blood thin.
  • You are on a diet that may lower the sodium levels in your body or if taking medications for the management of hypertension.

Mode of Action of Duzela 60 MG

How Does It Work?

Duzela Capsule contains duloxetine, an active ingredient that helps maintain mental balance by increasing the natural brain chemicals (serotonin and norepinephrine) and relieves pain in the nerves by ...
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Directions for Use of Duzela 60 MG

  • Duzela Capsule must be taken as per the doctor’s prescription.
  • Duzela Capsule can be taken with or without food.
  • Make sure to swallow the Duzela Capsule as a whole and do not chew, crush or break it.
  • Duzela Capsule must be taken at the same time.
  • The dosage and frequency of Duzela Capsule must not change without consulting your doctor.
  • Do not stop taking Duzela Capsule on your own, and you should continue taking it as long as your doctor recommends.

Interactions of Duzela 60 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Seek medical advice before taking Duzela Capsule if you are taking:
  • Medicines to treat severe pain (tramadol) - Risk of serotonin syndrome.
  • Medicines to decrease the risk of bleeding (apixaban) - Risk of bleeding increases.
  • Medicines for migraine (sumatriptan, almotriptan) - Risk of adverse effects increases.
  • Medicines for high blood pressure treatment (diltiazem) - Risk of abnormally low blood pressure and even blackout increases.
  • Antibiotics (ciprofloxacin) - Risk of toxicity of the Duzela medicine increases.

Interactions with food items

  • Duzela Capsule may interact adversely with
  • St. John’s Wort (herbal medicine for depression)
  • Tryptophan containing dietary supplements (milk, cheese, oats, nuts, chicken, canned tuna fish)

Storage and disposal of Duzela 60 MG

Duzela Capsule must be stored in a dry place, away from sunlight, at room temperature, away from the reach of children. Dispose of the medicine so that it is out of reach of children and cannot be con...
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Dosage of Duzela 60 MG

Overdose

Nausea (feeling sick), vomiting, dizziness, fast heartbeat, lightheadedness, seizures, feeling too much happiness or sadness, and coma are some of the symptoms of an overdose of this medicine. If you ...
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Missed a Dose

If you missed a dose of this capsule, take it immediately as soon as you remember it making sure that it is not the time for your next dose. If it is time for your next dose, do not take the missed do...
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Content Details

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Vijay Y

MBBS, MD in Clinical Pharmacology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I give Duzela Capsule to children?

A: Duzela Capsule is not meant to be given to children and adolescents below 18.

Q: I have been taking Duzela Capsule for a week now but do not see much improvement in my condition. Should I stop taking it?

A: No, you should not stop taking Duzela Capsule suddenly and consult your doctor before you stop taking this medicine. It may cause withdrawal symptoms such as changes in the mood, excessive sweating, depression, anxiety, headache, disturbed sleep, and confusion.

Q: What are the other precautions to consider while taking Duzela Capsule?

A: After taking Duzela Capsule, if you experience symptoms such as palpitations or irregular heartbeat or any discomfort that doesn’t go away or worsens with time, immediately consult your doctor or the nearest emergency hospital. After taking this medicine, some patients may find it difficult to sit or standstill. Contact your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms.
Product Details
Brand
DUZELA
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
19/08/2022
Last Updated on: 17 Mar 2022 | 05:54 PM (IST)
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