About Careers Internship MedBlogs Contact us
Medindia LOGIN REGISTER
Advertisement

Xet (Paroxetine) Drug Price and Information

Xet is an SSRI antidepressant, prescribed for major depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety and generalized anxiety disorder. It increases the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.

Xet

  Tablet  
Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd. (Neuro)
Generic : Paroxetine
 70.00
10mg
10 Tablets
Update the Drug Info ADD Drugs

Search for Drugs/Medicines

    Medindia currently has information on 3,116 generic drugs and 110,306 brands that have their prices listed. New drugs with their prices are listed as and when they get approved by the drug controller. Please do write to us (info@medindia.net) if a drug is missing from our comprehensive drug price list.

    Drug information on Xet (Paroxetine) from Zydus Cadila Healthcare Ltd. (Neuro)

    Advertisement

    Drug Name : Paroxetine

    Paroxetine(Paxil) generic Xet is an SSRI antidepressant, prescribed for major depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, panic disorder, social anxiety and generalized anxiety disorder. It increases the amount of serotonin, a natural substance in the brain that helps maintain mental balance.
    More Info about Paroxetine

    Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
    Advertisement

    Medical condition(s) for which Xet may be prescribed


    Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

    PO- The recommended initial dose is 20 mg/day.

    Side effects of Xet

    Most Common : Weakness, sweating, nausea, decreased appetite, drowsiness, dizziness, sleeplessness, tremor, nervousness, ejaculatory disturbance, and other male genital disorders.

    Body as a Whole : Headache.

    Heart : Palpitations and dilatation of blood vessels.

    Skin : Sweating and rash.

    Gastrointestinal : Nausea, dry mouth, constipation, diarrhea, decreased appetite, flatulence and indigestion.

    Musculoskeletal : Muscle pain and weakness.

    Central Nervous System : Anxiety, tingling, decreased sexual activity and confusion.

    Eye and ENT : Respiration problems, blurred vision and taste perversion.

    Genitourinary : Ejaculatory disturbances, urinary frequency, urination disorder and female genital disorders.

    How to use Xet?

    It comes as a tablet and liquid to take by mouth, with or without food.

    When Should Xet not be taken? (Contraindications)

    Contraindicated in patients who are taking monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), pimozide, and hypersensitivity.

    Advertisement

    Warnings and Precautions for Xet

    Caution should be exercised in patients with history of increased eye pressure, seizures, stomach bleeding, liver, kidney or heart disease, any allergy, who are taking other medications, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

    It may cause dizziness or drowsiness, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

    Avoid alcohol consumption.

    Patient may develop with increased risk of Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) and Serotonin Syndrome with the following symptoms: fever, rigid muscles, blood pressure changes, mental changes, restlessness, diarrhea, fast heart beat, incoordination, nausea, vomiting. If it is so consult with your doctor.

    Other Precautions for Xet

    Avoid excess dosage.

    Storage Conditions for Xet

    Store it at room temperature, away from direct sunlight and excess heat and moisture.

    ♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA



    Disclaimer :
    Medindia updates the prices regularly, however, there may be slight discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to the following reasons:Medindia updates the prices regularly, however, there may be slight discrepancies in the prices displayed. This can be due to the following reasons:
    • Difference in GST/local taxes
    • Change in price by the company
    • Updation of price information may not have happened at the right time
    For the above reasons, Medindia cannot be held liable for any action taken based on the information provided by its website. The purpose of this website is to provide initial guidance only and it does not intend to replace professional medical opinion in any manner whatsoever.

    Post a Comment

    Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.

    Drug Price A - Z
    A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
    Advertisement
    Drugs Search
    :
    :

    Substitutes for Xet

    Baxidep-CR (12.5mg)


    Biomax Laboratories

    Baxidep-CR (25mg)


    Biomax Laboratories

    Curetin


    Cure Quick Remedies

    Leparox


    Psychotop (Solitaire Pharmacia Pvt Ltd) 

    Leparox (25 mg)


    Psychotop (Solitaire Pharmacia Pvt Ltd) 

    Leparox SR


    Psychotop (Solitaire Pharmacia Pvt Ltd) 

    Madotine


    Maiden Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

    Madotine (20 mg)


    Maiden Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

    Madotine (30 mg)


    Maiden Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

    Madotine (40 mg)


    Maiden Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
    View all
    Advertisement
    Advertisement
    Buy Medicines (Drug) at Concessional Price from India
    What's New on Medindia
    World Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Day 2022 —
    Monkeypox Outbreak: What it is, How Does it Spread & the Prevention
    Seasonal Allergy Medications
    View all

    Medindia Newsletters Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!
    Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

    Advertisement

    Most Popular on Medindia

    Drug - Food Interactions Post-Nasal Drip Indian Medical Journals Drug Interaction Checker Nutam (400mg) (Piracetam) Loram (2 mg) (Lorazepam) Selfie Addiction Calculator Find a Hospital Accident and Trauma Care A-Z Drug Brands in India

    Disclaimer - All information and content on this site are for information and educational purposes only. The information should not be used for either diagnosis or treatment or both for any health related problem or disease. Always seek the advice of a qualified physician for medical diagnosis and treatment. Full Disclaimer

    © All Rights Reserved 1997 - 2022

    This site uses cookies to deliver our services. By using our site, you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Cookie Policy, Privacy Policy, and our Terms of Use