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Suggest alternative medication in place of Deanxit

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Dr. Shubham Mehta

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Posted on Thu, 15 Oct 2015 in Mental Health
Question: sir ,i have been using deanxit tablet more than 10 years.Now the medicine is banned and i also tried nexito LS,zolefresh tablets as an alternative please suggest suitable alternative tablet without any side effects.
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Answered by Dr. Shubham Mehta 2 hours later
Brief Answer:
available as separate drugs.

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Welcome to HCM.
I can understand your concerns.

The drug deanxit (flupentixol+melitracen) has been banned.

There is no exact substitute of this drug.
But flupentixol is available in combination with escitalopram and melitracen is available as a separate drug.(prescription drugs).

You can take the two drugs together.
Kindly consult your doctor for a valid prescription.

Hope this helps.
Take care.

Thanks.
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