Who should not take Selfemra Capsule?

The following conditions are contraindicated with this drug. Check with your physician if you have any of the following:

Conditions:

  • diabetes
  • a disorder with excess antidiuretic hormone called syndrome of inappropriate antidiuretic hormone
  • low amount of sodium in the blood
  • an increased risk of bleeding
  • manic behavior
  • a form of mania that has a lower severity of symptoms
  • Manic-Depression
  • suicidal thoughts
  • serotonin syndrome
  • a type of disorder with high serotonin levels
  • closed angle glaucoma
  • heart attack within the last 30 days
  • torsades de pointes
  • a type of abnormal heart rhythm
  • prolonged QT interval on EKG
  • suddenly serious symptoms of heart failure
  • abnormal EKG with QT changes from birth
  • hardening of the liver
  • liver problems
  • bleeding from stomach
  • esophagus or duodenum
  • seizures
  • decreased appetite
  • CYP2D6 poor metabolizer
  • risk of angle-closure glaucoma due to narrow angle of anterior chamber of eye

Allergies:

  • SSRI's
  • Fluoxetine Analogues

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