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Amital 10 mg Tablet

Arwana Pharmaceuticals

Composition for Amital 10 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Primary uses of Amital 10 mg Tablet

Preventive treatment of migraine, Neuropathic pain, Depression
Potentiallyunsafewith
Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Amital Tablet

Uses of Amital Tablet

Amital 10 mg Tablet is used for preventive treatment of migraine, neuropathic pain and depression. It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.

Amital Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Amital are Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Increased heart rate, Dryness in mouth, Constipation, Weight gain, Difficulty in urination, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).

How to use Amital Tablet

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Amital 10 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Amital Tablet works

Amital 10 mg Tablet is a tricyclic antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood and treat depression. It also stops the movement of pain signals from nerves to the brain thereby relieving neuropathic pain (pain from damaged nerves).

In Depth Information on Amital Tablet

Expert advice for Amital Tablet

  • You have been prescribed Amital 10 mg Tablet for treatment of migraine/ neuropathic pain.
  • Take it at bedtime to avoid feeling sleepy during the day.
  • It may take 4 to 6 weeks for Amital 10 mg Tablet to start working.
  • Monitor your weight during the treatment as Amital 10 mg Tablet can cause weight gain and increased appetite.
  • It may change your urine color to blue-green.
  • It may cause sudden drop in your blood pressure. Rise slowly if you have been sitting or lying down.
  • Don't drive or do anything requiring concentration until you know how Amital 10 mg Tablet affects you.
  • Talk to your doctor if you notice sudden mood changes or develop suicidal thoughts.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Amital 10 mg Tablet as it may cause excessive drowsiness.
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Amital Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Amital Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Amital 10 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Amital 10 mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.
Animal studies have shown adverse effects on the foetus, however, there are limited human studies. The benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Amital 10 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Amital 10 mg Tablet may impair your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Amital 10 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Amital 10 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Amital 10 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amital 10 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Use of Amital 10 mg Tablet is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Amital Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Amital 10 mg Tablet, take it as soon as possible. However, if it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular schedule. Do not double the dose.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Amital Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Amitriptyline

Q. Is Amital safe?
Amital is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Amital a steroid?
No, Amital is not a steroid. It belongs to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant.
Q. Can I take Amital with Betahistine?
Amital has not been clinically studied when used along with Betahistine. So there are no reports of any drug-drug interactions or harmful effects when these are used together.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Amital with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Amital with Moxonidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moxonidine: Moxilong
Amital with Linezolid
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Linezolid: Lizolan, Lidoford, Mapzolide, Zenlid, Linolid, Adlid, Molzodin, Linonex, Linzomind, Linosyn
Amital with Clonazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonazepam: Panik, Klojet, Sezolan, Brispam, Naze, Clono, Sonazep, Closis, Ubitpam, Clonarey
Amital with Venlafaxine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Venlafaxine: Vlx, Venlift, VNF, Ventee, Venpad, Venlor, Venla, Flavix, Venjoy
Amital with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast
Amital with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon, Sonal
Amital with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam, Zepox, Raipox, Equiliser, Anxibrium, Cdcon, Czep, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H
Amital with Codeine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Codeine: Acicod, Montokuf
Amital with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Psycolith, Cartil, A Lith, Likon, Lidep, Cylith, Elith, Litholite, Lithocent, Lisalt
Amital with Escitalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Escitalopram: Kopram, Ecit, Escnx, Esitopa, Madito, Citolex, Elcit, Escivi, Esetinol, Esmood
Amital with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Wintal
Amital with Nitrazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit, Zipam, Enzed, Nitrosh, Hypnonex, Nitram, Nit, Nap, Nitrac, Nitrapam
Amital with Nelfinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nelfinavir: Nel
Amital with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite
Amital with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Acidion
Amital with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Celexa, Olarc, Citopam
Amital with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Amital with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lorazepam: Psycopan, Urpam, Anxionil, Biokalm, Larosh, Loripam, Loratranc, Lori, Loralite, Loranxit
Amital with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Risure, Boze, Clobazed, Solzam, Clozop, Sloba, Clobakon, Closum, Emilep, Oresta
Amital with Sertraline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Sertraline: Zosert, Sernit, Taline, Biosert, Pifser, Yline, Mares, Serwal, Setalin, Setrakon
Amital with Alprazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Alprazolam: Eurolam, Tenzo, Indolam, Alzopam, Ezoprax, Aryalam, Lamad, Nucalm, Altok, Sozox
Amital with Fluvoxamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Boxamine, Voxinix, Fluvox, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin
Amital with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune
Amital with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etizom, Etimax, Etezole, Etilax, Ruhiz, Zoly, Etizaa, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep
Amital with Fluoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluoxetine: Flotin, Fluxen, Fluty, FT, Depilox, Bydep, Afzot, Ulaxy, Flurix, Tune
Amital with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro, Parot, Proxzen
Amital with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam, Zeopse, Karpam, Osopose, Campin, Elpam, Elpose, Calmtack, Peptica, Placidox
Amital with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin
Amital with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Terminator, Hifen, Anibret, Terbimet, Derbina, Mycosol, Tinacure, Terowin, Febitan
Amital with Tramadol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Tramadol: Tremash, Tropidol, Dolfi, Cradol, Rimol, Aldol T, Trawel, Acupain, Tramajeev, Fostra
Amital with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Nalfy

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