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  NICOTEX
 Manufacturer Cipla Limited
 Generic Bupropion
 Package/s Tablet Sustained Release 150 mg, (Rs. 137.50)
 About Bupropion Norepinephrine and dopamine reuptake inhibitor,nicotinic antagonist, aminoketone derivative, Atypical antidepressant, Smoking Cessation Aid. More details.....
 Dosage Adult Depression: Initial dose: 150 - 200 mg / day in 2divided doses. If sufficient response do not occur after 3 days dose can be increased to 300 ....More details.....
 Pregnancy Contraindicated
 Breast Feeding Contraindicated
 Old Age Use with caution
 Children Contraindicated NEONATES: contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Bupropion blocks the re-uptake of neurotransmitter Dopamine and Noradrenaline from the synapse in to the presynaptic nerve terminal in the CNS. It has....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Bupropion is well absorbed after oral administration but its bioavailability is 5 - 20 % in animals. Distribution: It is distributed in th....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1. Nausea 2. Dry mouth 3. Insomnia 4. Agitation 5. Headache 6. Sedation 7. Anxiety 8. Tremor 9. Dizziness 10. Confusion 11. Hearing dist....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1. Liver disease 2. Severe kidney disease 3. Hypertension 4. Myocardial infarction 5. History of seizure disorder 6. Alcoholics 7. Patient on ....More details.....
 Indications 1. Depression 2. Smoking cessation treatment....More details.....
 Storage Store at 15 - 30 degree C in a tightly closed container. Protect from direct light and heat....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time for next dose then skip the missed dose. Continue the regular schedule. Do not double the dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Give supportive measures and symptomatic treatment. Drug can be removed from the body by inducing emesis and by gastric lavage. Activated charcoal can be given to reduce the absorption of the drug. Seizure can be treated with IV Benzodiazepines....More details.....
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