LEXAM

Main information

  • Trade name:
  • LEXAM 10 escitalopram (as oxalate) 10 mg tablet blister pack
  • Medicine domain:
  • Humans
  • Medicine type:
  • Allopathic drug

Documents

Localization

  • Available in:
  • LEXAM 10 escitalopram (as oxalate) 10 mg tablet blister pack
    Australia
  • Language:
  • English

Other information

Status

  • Source:
  • Dept. of Health,Therapeutic Goods Administration - Australia
  • Authorization number:
  • 211387
  • Last update:
  • 09-10-2017

Public Assessment Report

Public Summary

Summary for ARTG Entry:

211387

LEXAM 10 escitalopram (as oxalate) 10 mg tablet blister pack

ARTG entry for

Medicine Registered

Sponsor

Arrow Pharma Pty Ltd

Postal Address

15 - 17 Chapel Street,Cremorne, VIC, 3121

Australia

ARTG Start Date

5/07/2013

Product category

Medicine

Status

Active

Approval area

Drug Safety Evaluation Branch

Conditions

Conditions applicable to all therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered or Listed Therapeutic Goods

Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Conditions applicable to the relevant category and class of therapeutic goods as specified in the document "Standard Conditions Applying to Registered

or Listed Therapeutic Goods Under Section 28 of the Therapeutic Goods Act 1989" effective 1 July 1995.

Products

1. LEXAM 10 escitalopram (as oxalate) 10 mg tablet blister pack

Product Type

Single Medicine Product

Effective date

11/09/2017

Warnings

See Product Information and Consumer Medicine Information for this product

Standard Indications

Specific Indications

Treatment of major depression. Treatment of social anxiety disorder (social phobia). Treatment of generalised anxiety disorder.

Additional Product information

Container information

Type

Material

Life Time

Temperature

Closure

Conditions

Blister Pack

PCTFE (Aclar)/AI

2 Years

Store below 25

degrees Celsius

Not recorded

Not recorded

Pack Size/Poison information

Pack Size

Poison Schedule

28 tablets

(S4) Prescription Only Medicine

Components

1. LEXAM 10 escitalopram (as oxalate) 10 mg tablet blister pack

Dosage Form

Tablet, film coated

Route of Administration

Oral

Visual Identification

White, oval convex shaped, coated tablet with 'E' bisect '1' on one side and

plain on the other.

Active Ingredients

escitalopram oxalate

12.774 mg

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Danish Medicines Agency

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Changed reimbursement for medicines for depression and anxiety as of 5 March 2012

Changed reimbursement for medicines for depression and anxiety as of 5 March 2012

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