Ulozet 20 MG Capsule

Manufactured by Sun Pharma Laboratories Ltd
Composition: Duloxetine
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Ulozet 20 MG Capsule is an antidepressant which is used to treat the symptoms of depression and other pain disorders. It should be used with caution in adults and children due to the risk of the suicidal thoughts. This medicine is not recommended in patients with known history of allergy.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Ulozet 20 MG Capsule

Onset of action

The peak effect of this medicine can be observed in 6 to 10 hours.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 24 hours.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

Ulozet 20 MG Capsule may increase the risk of liver injury if taken with alcohol. Avoid consumption of alcohol. Monitoring of liver enzymes is necessary. Any symptoms of abdominal pain, yellow discolouration of skin and eyes should be reported to the doctor.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine is not recommended for use during pregnancy unless absolutely necessary. Consult your doctor about the potential benefits and risks before deciding to take this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine is known to excreted through the breast milk. It is not recommended for breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. However, monitoring of side effects like drowsiness, weight gain is necessary.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Ulozet 20 MG Capsule

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Ulozet 20 MG Capsule , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Delok 20 MG CapsuleAbbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd
Dureep 20 MG CapsuleAlkem Laboratories Ltd
Duxet 20 MG CapsuleUnichem Laboratories Ltd

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