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Relax F Tablets

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Relax F Tablets Description

Relax F tablet is used to treat major depressive disorders. Other uses of Relax F tablet are managing symptoms of other mood disorders like panic disorder and anxiety. It has two active ingredients:

fluoxetine and alprazolam. Relax F tablet balances the brain's chemical substances that slow down the overworked nervous system. It also lowers mood changes and improves behaviour. All types of mood disorders affect a person's normal day-to-day life, which lowers the quality of life. It can cause immensely low mood and loss of interest in life. The proper dosage of Relax F tablets helps in managing these symptoms. Take these tablets in the exact dose advised by the doctor as it can cause various adverse effects like drowsiness, fatigue, etc. Suddenly, stopping this medicine can cause withdrawal symptoms like cramps, sweating, vomiting, and tremors. Try to follow your doctor's directions for using Relax F tablets. It is an addictive medication. It can cause both physical and cognitive dependency.

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Product Summary

Offer Price₹43.35
You Save₹7.65 (15% on MRP)
ContainsFluoxetine(20.0 Mg) + Alprazolam(0.25 Mg)
UsesMajor depressive disorder, Anxiety disorder, panic disorder
Side effectsBlurred speech, Change in sex drive, Balancing problems, Constipation, Dryness in mouth, Weight gain, Muscle stiffness, Restlessness, Tremor, Delayed ejaculation, Anorgasmia (decreased orgasm),
TherapyANTI-DEPRESSANT
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uses

Uses of Relax F Tablets

  • As per CDSCO, Relax F tablet is used in the following conditions:
  • Major depressive disorder.
  • Anxiety in people with depression. (like restlessness, irritability, fatigue, concentration problems, etc.)
  • Anxiety disorder.
contraindications

Contraindications of Relax F Tablets

  • If you have a known allergic reaction to the main ingredients of Relax F tablets.
  • If you have a history of alcohol addiction or substance abuse, this medicine can cause both physical and psychological dependency if used for a long time.
  • If you are expecting currently or planning a pregnancy while using this medicine.
  • If you have noticed sudden mood changes, feeling suicidal or having other self-harming thoughts.
  • If you have glaucoma, an eye disorder, Relax F tablets can increase fluid pressure in the eye.
  • If you have respiratory problems like asthma, sleep apnea, etc.
  • If you have central nervous system depression, which causes a slow and steady decline of breathing.
  • If you had a head injury, are at risk of falling often, or suffer from sudden spells of dizziness.
sideEffects

Side effects of Relax F Tablets

  • Lightheadedness
  • Blurred speech
  • Drowsiness
  • Dry mouth
  • Weight gain
  • Dizziness
  • Change in sex drive
  • Sleep-related problems
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Relax F Tablets

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take the Relax F tablet during pregnancy?
A:
No, Relax F tablets can be unsafe to use in pregnancy. Even though there are limited human studies to prove this, animal studies have shown harmful effects on the foetus. Doctors sometimes may prescribe this medicine in life-threatening cases. Please consult your doctor before taking it.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take the Relax F tablets while breastfeeding?
A:
No, you should consult your doctor before taking the Relax F tablet. It can be unsafe during breastfeeding. There is limited data available on the effects of Relax F tablets on the breastfeeding baby; however, studies indicate that this medicine may pass into the milk and cause undesirable effects on the baby.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive after taking the Relax F tablet?
A:
No, do not drive after taking the Relax F tablet. It can lead to side effects like drowsiness, dizziness, and blurred or double vision that can affect the driving ability or operate heavy machinery.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Relax F tablet?
A:
No, you cannot consume alcohol with a Relax F tablet. It can exaggerate the side effects and interfere with the effectiveness of the medicine.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have breathing problems during sleep.
  • You have a seizure disorder and are under antiepileptic medication.
  • You have a history of low blood pressure and diabetes.
  • You are an elderly patient over 65 years. High doses of this medicine may cause serious adverse effects due to slow metabolism.
  • You are going to have a surgical or dental procedure.
  • You have previously been diagnosed with lung, kidney, or liver disease.
  • You are using any vitamin, ayurvedic, herbal medicines, and supplements.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Relax F Tablets

How Does It Work?

Relax F tablet contains two active ingredients: fluoxetine and alprazolam. Fluoxetine is an antidepressant medication. Fluoxetine improves the activity and levels of serotonin in the brain by bloc...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Relax F Tablets

  • Take the Relax F tablet in the exact dosage and at the same time each day.
  • Do not increase the dosage, even if you cannot notice its effects.
  • Take this tablet as it is with a glass of water.
  • Do not try to break this tablet or chew it.
  • Do not take Relax F tablets with other medications without informing your doctor.
  • If you stop using this medication suddenly, it may have unwanted side effects.
interactions

Interactions of Relax F Tablets

Interactions with other medicines

  • If you have used fluoxetine, an ingredient in Relax F tablet in the last few weeks, inform your doctor. It can stay in the body for an extended period, and taking this medicine can lead to overdose si...
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  • Relax F medicine can increase bleeding if you use blood thinners (warfarin) and medicines such as aspirin, ibuprofen, etc.
  • If you are currently using seizure medicines, antipsychotics, heart medicine, Relax F tablets can slow down the removal of these medicines.
  • If you have taken MAO antidepressant medications (linezolid, selegiline, etc.) in the last 14 days, Relax F tablets can interact to cause fatal reactions.
  • If you are using any medicines that increase serotonin levels in the body, Relax F tablets can cause serotonin syndrome.
  • Do not take medicines that cause drowsiness with Relax F tablets, such as anti-allergy medicines, cold or cough medicines, certain pain relievers, sleeping pills, etc.
  • Pimozide medicine is contraindicated with Relax F tablets as it can cause QT prolongation (heart rhythm disorder).

Interactions with food items

  • While consuming a Relax F tablet, do not eat any food that has high amounts of Tyramine such as cheese, milk, meat, bananas, soy, excess chocolate, chicken liver, and canned fruits like figs. It can r...
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  • Try to avoid grapefruit and its juice. It can cause potentially serious side effects by increasing the level of this medicine in the body.
  • Do not use cigarettes or tobacco products. They can alter the effectiveness of the Relax F tablet.
storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Relax F Tablets

Always store Relax F tablets in dry conditions. Keep these tablets away from wet surfaces, direct sunlight, and humid conditions. Try to keep Relax F tablets away from children and pets. Dispose o...
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dosage

Dosage of Relax F Tablets

Overdose

  • Overdose of Relax F tablet can cause symptoms such as confusion, decreased focus, suicidal thoughts, swollen feet and hands, low sexual desire, trouble breathing, liver problems, severe abdominal pain...
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  • If you overdose on the Relax F tablets and experience any of these symptoms, immediately seek emergency medical treatment at a hospital close to you.

Missed a Dose

  • If you have missed a single dose of Relax F tablet, take it as soon as possible. If you recall missing a dose when it's already time to take the next Relax F tablet, skip the missed one and take the n...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Varsha Parihar

MBBS, MD (Community Medicine)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Can I gain weight if I use the Relax F tablets every day?

A: Relax F tablets can cause weight gain in some people. It varies from person to person. These tablets can also increase cholesterol. To avoid weight gain, try to eat good food and be physically active.

Q: Can I use the Relax F tablet if I have seizures?

A: Do not use the Relax F tablet without consulting your doctor if you have seizure disorders. This medicine is not recommended for treating seizure disorders. Inform your doctor if you have any disorders that can affect the functioning of this medicine.

Q: Can I use Relax F safely for a long duration?

A: Use Relax F tablets in the exact dosage and duration prescribed by the doctor. Do not use it for longer than recommended. That can lead to unwanted side effects.
Product Details
Brand
RELAX F
Country of Origin
India
Expires on or After
02/03/2023
Last Updated on: 30 Mar 2022 | 10:25 AM (IST)
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