(Rx) - indicates only available by prescription
This medicine is an antidepressant drug used in the treatment of clinical depression, panic disorder and ADHD.
Always read the manufacturer’s information leaflet, where possible before beginning treatment.
Try to take Edronax at the same times each day to avoid missing any doses. If you do miss a dose don’t worry, just take your next dose at the normal time. Never take two doses at the same time.
You may have to take Edronax for several weeks before you feel the full effect.
Do not stop taking Edronax without speaking to your doctor first. It is important that you continue to take Edronax until your doctor advises you to stop.
Never take more than the prescribed dose. If you suspect that you or someone else has taken an overdose of Edronax contact your doctor or go to the accident and emergency department of your local hospital at once. Where possible take the container with you, even if it is empty.
This medicine is for you. Never give it to others even if their condition appears to be the same as yours.
Before taking Edronax make sure your doctor or pharmacist knows:
If you are pregnant, trying for a baby or breast-feeding.
If you suffer from heart, liver, kidney or prostate problems.
If you suffer from epilepsy or glaucoma.
If you have bipolar disorder (also known as manic depression).
If you have been experiencing difficulty urinating (passing water).
If you have ever had an allergic reaction to this or any other medicine.
If you are taking any other medicines, including those available to buy without a prescription, herbal or complementary medicines.
This medicine is not to be used in people who have taken a monoamine-oxidase inhibitor antidepressant (MAOI) in the last 14 days.
This medicine is not recommended for elderly people or children under 18 years of age, as its safety and efficacy have not been established in these age groups.
Any medicine can cause unwanted effects. With Edronax most side effects are mild and usually go away alter the first few weeks of treatment When taking Edronax some people may have a dry mouth or experience constipation. They may sweat more than usual or find it difficult to sleep properly. Some men may have difficulty in having or maintaining an erection. Patients may experience pain or have difficulty passing urine water). Increased heart rate. Feeling of pins and needles, feeling dizzy or faint when standing up may re experienced. If you have any problems whilst taking Edronax tell your doctor or pharmacist.