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For what purpose of surtalo 10 mg tab is prescribed

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For what purpose of surtalo 10 mg tab is prescribed by doctors ?

My father is suffering from depression from last 2 year and doctor have prescribed him following drugs from last two year

1.Risdone liquid,
2.Olimelt-5,
3.Pacitanetablets 2mg

and 4. Zapiz 1mg when he feels sleepless but

today Dr. have included SURTALO 10MG

I WANT TO KNOW FOR WHAT PURPOSE HE INCLUDED THIS DRUG ?


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replied March 15th, 2015
Welcome to e health forum.

Escitalopram or SURTALO is a medication recommended to be used to treat conditions like depression , anxiety and obsessive compulsive disorder.

The said medication has been added to treat your fathers depression.

If you have any doubts, you may consult with your doctor for proper advice.
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