Sarafem (Generic) is a medication which has a place with the gathering of antidepressants.
Sarafem (Generic) alludes to propylamine subsidiaries. The component of its activity is the particular (specific) capacity to restrain the reuptake of serotonin in the focal sensory system. For this situation, the medication minimally affects the digestion of dopamine, acetylcholine and norepinephrine.
Noticed that Sarafem (Generic) diminishes the sentiment of strain and dread, calms uneasiness, enhances state of mind. Sarafem (Generic) does not cause orthostatic hypotension, does not antagonistically influence the myocardium.
According to reviews, to achieve the full therapeutic effect Sarafem (Generic) should be taken at least for one to two weeks. Sarafem (Generic) is well absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. Eating does not have a noticeable effect on its bioavailability.
Sarafem (Generic) should be taken in the following cases:
Treatment of depressive states of varying severity;
Appetite disorders (anorexia, bulimia);
Complex therapy of alcoholism.
For the treatment of depressive states, it is usually prescribed to take Sarafem (Generic) in a dose of 1 tablet (20 mg) once a day, preferably in the morning. With insufficient effectiveness, the dose may be increased to two tablets (40 mg) per day. The maximum permissible daily dose is 4 tablets (80 mg), and for older patients - 3 tablets (60 mg).
According to the instructions, Sarafem (Generic) for bulimia is administered one tablet for three times a day. For the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorders, it is prescribed from 1 to 3 tablets (20-60 mg) per day. The duration of treatment depends on the severity of the disease, and on the effectiveness of the therapy. The minimum course duration is at least 3 weeks, and the maximum is several years.