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Mdd Xr 100mg Tablet

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Mdd Xr 100 MG Description

Mdd Xr Tablet includes Desvenlafaxine as an active ingredient. It is a prescription medicine used for depression. Mdd Xr Tablet is the primary active metabolite of venlafaxine. It also increases the

mount of chemical serotonin in the brain, which improves the patient's mood and symptoms of depression. Mdd Xr Tablet should not be taken without a clinician’s consultation. It is advised to take medicine at the same time of the day with or without food. The dose should be slowly increased after giving lower doses. Sudden stoppage of Mdd Xr Tablet can lead to withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety, dizziness, sleep disturbances, restlessness, palpitations etc.

Product Summary

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ContainsDesvenlafaxine(100.0 Mg)
UsesDepression
Side effectsNausea, Fatigue, Dryness in mouth, Loss of appetite, Increased sweating, Dizziness, Nervousness, Tremor
TherapyANTI-DEPRESSANT
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Uses of Mdd Xr 100 MG

  • Treatment of depression

Contraindications of Mdd Xr 100 MG

  • If you are allergic to Mdd Xr Tablet or its active ingredient
  • If you have suicidal tendencies
  • If you have kidney or liver disease
  • If you have a respiratory disease
  • If you have any cardiovascular diseases
  • If you have diabetes mellitus
  • If you have seizure disorders
  • Mdd Xr Tablet is unsuitable for children under 18

Side effects of Mdd Xr 100 MG

  • Nausea
  • Fatigue
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Loss of appetite
  • Increased sweating
  • Dizziness
  • Nervousness
  • Tremor

Precautions and Warnings of Mdd Xr 100 MG

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Mdd Xr Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Mdd Xr Tablets can have potential side effects on the baby and can be unsafe to use during pregnancy. The limited human studies on Mdd Xr Tablets show the risk of congenital disabilities in the baby. Seek medical advice before taking this medication.

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take Mdd Xr Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Mdd Xr Tablets are not safe to take while breastfeeding, as they pass from the breast milk in a significant amount, that can affect the newborn. Seek medical advice before taking this medication. In such cases, breastfed babies should be closely checked as not many studies are available.

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Mdd Xr Tablet?
A:
No, you should not drive while using Mdd Xr Tablets, as it decreases alertness. Mdd Xr Tablets cause drowsiness, dizziness, difficulty concentrating, and fatigue. So, don’t perform activities that require mental alertness and physical strength, such as driving.

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Mdd Xr Tablet?
A:
No, you should not consume alcohol with Mdd Xr Tablets as it increases the effect of drowsiness, dizziness, difficulty in concentration, fatigue.

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have to start other medicines.
  • You get self-harming thoughts.
  • You want to stop the medicine. Sudden stoppage of Mdd Xr tablets can result in treatment failure or the development of medicine resistance, leading to serious health issues.
  • Talk to your doctor about your medical history. Some conditions can make you more susceptible to side effects or intensify them.
  • Mdd Xr Tablets should not be given to children without consulting the doctor.

Mode of Action of Mdd Xr 100 MG

How Does It Work?

Mdd Xr Tablet functions by increasing the amount of a chemical in the brain called serotonin. It is responsible for mood stabilisation and happiness. It also helps in sleeping, healthy eating, and dig...
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Directions for Use of Mdd Xr 100 MG

  • Mdd Xr Tablet should be consumed as prescribed by the doctor.
  • Mdd Xr Tablet should be swallowed as a whole with water.
  • Mdd Xr Tablet should not be broken, chewed or crushed.
  • It is advisable to take Mdd Xr Tablet with an antacid that contains aluminium at least four hours before or after taking medicine. Seek medical advice.
  • Mdd Xr Tablet should not be skipped, even after the resolution of the symptoms.
  • Sudden stoppage of Mdd Xr Tablet can lead to treatment failure or the development of withdrawal symptoms, leading to severe side effects.

Interactions of Mdd Xr 100 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • When serotonergic agents interact with Mdd Xr Tablet, it leads to serotonin syndrome.
  • It is contraindicated to take Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors with Mdd Xr Tablet.

Interactions with food items

  • Mdd Xr Tablet does not show any interaction with food.

Storage and disposal of Mdd Xr 100 MG

Store Mdd Xr Tablet at room temperature in a cool place. Mdd Xr Tablet should be kept away from heat and direct sunlight. Do not refrigerate Mdd Xr Tablet. Keep it away from pets and children. Dispo...
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Dosage of Mdd Xr 100 MG

Overdose

Don't take Mdd Xr Tablets more than the given dose by the clinician. Overdosing will not relieve the symptoms; instead, it will lead to toxicity in the body. It can lead to serious side effects. Symp...
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Missed a Dose

If you have missed the dose of Mdd Xr Tablets, take it just when you remember. If it’s nearing the time for the next dose, take the next scheduled dose. Don't take excessive doses to compensate for t...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

DR. Pallavi Kaushik

BDS & Masters in Clinical Research

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Vijay Y

MBBS, MD in Clinical Pharmacology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can Mdd Xr Tablets cause sleepiness?

A: Yes, Mdd Xr Tablets cause sleepiness, drowsiness, difficulty concentrating, dizziness and fatigue. So, don’t perform activities that require mental alertness and physical strength, such as driving.

Q: Can Mdd Xr Tablets cause addiction?

A: There is no evidence of dependency with Mdd Xr Tablets, but sudden stoppage can cause withdrawal symptoms like anxiety, dizziness, sleep disturbances, restlessness, palpitations etc.

Q: I have observed that my symptoms have worsened after consuming the Mdd Xr Tablets, so should I stop the tablet on my own?

A: No, if your symptoms deteriorate, consult your doctor. Do not discontinue this medicine instantly. Sudden stop of this medicine can result in withdrawal symptoms or the development of severe side effects, which can lead to serious health issues.
Product Details
Brand
MDD XR
Country of Origin
India
Last Updated on: 10 Mar 2022 | 10:41 AM (IST)

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