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Brand name: Xydep TM

Active ingredients: sertraline

What it is used for

Xydep (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of major depression, obsessive complusive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder. INDICATIONS AS AT 22 JULY 2003: Children and Adolescents: XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of children and adolesecents with OCD. Adults: XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of major depression, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder. XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of social phobia (social anxiety disorder) and the prevention of its relapse. INDICATIONS AS AT 18 NOVEMBER 2003: Children and Adolescents: XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of children aged 6 years and older and adolescents with OCD. Adults: XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of major depression, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and panic disorder. XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of social phobia (social anxiety disorder) and the prevention of its relapse. XYDEP (sertraline hydrochloride) is indicated for the treatment of premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) as defined by DSM-IV criteria.

How to take it

You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.

  • The way to take this medicine: Oral
  • Store below 30 degrees Celsius
  • Shelf lifetime is 5 Years.

Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.

Visual appearance

White film coated capsule-shaped tablets marked "XY 100" on one side and plain on the other side.

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Do I need a prescription?

This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is Schedule 4 : Prescription Only Medicine.

Pregnant or planning a pregnancy?

For the active ingredient sertraline

You should seek advice from your doctor or pharmacist about taking this medicine. They can help you balance the risks and the benefits of this medicine during pregnancy.

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Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website

Reporting side effects

You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.

You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems

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