What is Etifoxine?

Category: Prescription Drugs

Most popular types: Stresam

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Etifoxine is a an antianxiety agent and anticonvulsant drug.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Anxious mood 7 7
Generalized anxiety disorder 4 1
Insomnia 2 2
Anxiety attacks 1 1
Heart palpitations 1 1
Increased anxiety 1 0

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 1
None 8

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Etifoxine

Side effect Patients
Vertigo 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Etifoxine

Dosage Patients
100mg as needed 1
1cap(s) as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Etifoxine

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 4
Course of treatment ended 3
Did not seem to work 1
Doctor's advice 1
See all 8 patients who've stopped taking Etifoxine

Duration

Currently taking Etifoxine

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped taking Etifoxine

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 3
1 - 6 months 3
6 months - 1 year 2
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 2
Sometimes 3
Never taken as prescribed 2
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 9
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
Not specified 8

What people switch to and from

Patients started taking Etifoxine after stopping:

Treatment Patients
Alprazolam (Xanax) 1

Patients stopped taking Etifoxine and switched to:

Treatment Patients
Amlodipine-olmesartan (Azor) 1
Clonazepam (Klonopin) 1
Last updated:

1 patient evaluation for Etifoxine

Aug 14, 2017 (Started Jul 06, 2017)

  • Effectiveness
    None (for generalized anxiety disorder)
  • Effectiveness
    None (for anxious mood)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Usually
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: 1 mg Twice daily

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