Uses of Acodac Capsule
Acodac 20mg Capsule is used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorder, phobia, post traumatic stress disorder and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Side effects of Acodac Capsule
Nausea, Diarrhoea, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Headache, Fatigue.
How to use Acodac Capsule
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Acodac 20mg Capsule may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Acodac Capsule works
Acodac 20mg Capsule is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of serotonin, a chemical messenger in the brain. This improves mood and physical symptoms in depression and relieves symptoms of panic and obsessive disorders.
In Depth Information on Acodac Capsule
Expert advice for Acodac Capsule
It can take 2-3 weeks for Acodac to start working.
Do not stop treatment suddenly as this may cause a stomach upset, flu-like withdrawal symptoms and sleep disturbance.
Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Acodac, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
If your doctor asks you to stop Acodac, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
The addiction/dependence potential of Acodac is very less.
You may develop anxiety during initiation of therapy.