Setrof

Setrof

sertraline

Manufacturer:

Hovid

Distributor:

DCH Auriga - Healthcare
Concise Prescribing Info
Contents
Sertraline HCl
Indications/Uses
Treatment of depression including those accompanied by anxiety; obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), panic disorders w/ or w/o agoraphobia.
Dosage/Direction for Use
Adult Depression (including accompanying symptoms of anxiety) 50 mg/day. OCD Initially 50 mg/day. Therapeutic dose range: 50-200 mg/day. Post-traumatic stress disorder 25 mg/day, dose may be increased to 50 mg/day after 1 wk.
Administration
May be taken with or without food.
Contraindications
Hypersensitivity. Concomitant w/ MAOIs.
Special Precautions
History of mania, neurological impairment including developmental delay, seizure disorders. Wt loss. Hepatic & renal impairment. May affect ability to drive or operate machinery. Pregnancy & lactation.
Adverse Reactions
Headache, insomnia, agitation, anorexia, tremor.
Drug Interactions
Avoid using w/ alcohol. Inhibit metabolism of TCAs. Increased risk of cardiac arrhythmias w/ ternadine. Increased plasma conc w/ digitoxin & warfarin. Increased incidence of serotonin-associated side effects w/ lithium.
MIMS Class
ATC Classification
N06AB06 - sertraline ; Belongs to the class of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. Used in the management of depression.
Presentation/Packing
Form
Setrof Tab 50 mg
Packing/Price
30's
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