What Eleva is used for?
The medicine treats depression, panic disorder, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and social phobia (social anxiety disorder) in adults.
How does Eleva work?
Eleva belongs to a group of medicines known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs). They are thought to work by blocking the uptake of a chemical called serotonin into nerve cells in the brain. Serotonin and other chemicals called amines are involved in controlling mood.
Is Eleva safe during pregnancy?
There have been reports that babies exposed to ELEVA and other antidepressants during the third trimester of pregnancy may develop complications immediately after birth.
How to take Eleva?
Follow all directions given to you by your doctor or pharmacist carefully. Dosage depends on the age, condition and whether or not you are taking any other medicines.
When to take Eleva?
Try to take tablet at about the same time each day. Taking it at the same time each day will have the best effect. It will also help you remember when to take it.