Amitone Syrup

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Maneesh Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Amitone NA Syrup

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Primarily used for

Depression, Neuropathic pain
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Amitone Syrup

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Uses of Amitone Syrup

Amitone Syrup is used in the treatment of depression and neuropathic pain.
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Side effects of Amitone Syrup

Common

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

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How to use Amitone Syrup

Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Check the label for directions before use. Measure it with a measuring cup and take it by mouth. Shake well before use. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Amitone Syrup at a fixed time.

How Amitone Syrup works

Amitone syrup increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Amitone Syrup

Expert advice for Amitone Syrup

  • The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
  • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Amitone to start working.
  • You should continue the treatment for at least 6 months after you feel better to stop depression from coming back.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Amitone, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks. You should not discontinue it abruptly.
  • Avoid driving or operating machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Amitone, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Amitone is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Amitone Syrup
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Amitone Syrup may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Amitone Syrup 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Amitone Syrup is probably usafe to use during lactation. Li
mited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Amitone Syrup may impair your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Amitone Syrup is probably safe to use in patients with kidne
y disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Amitone Syrup may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Amitone Syrup should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amitone Syrup may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Amitone Syrup is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Amitriptyline, 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 for Amitone NA Syrup

Frequently asked questions for Amitriptyline

Amitone is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Amitone is not a steroid. It belongs to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant.
No, Amitone is not like diazepam. Amitone belongs to a different class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant while diazepam belongs to the class of medicines called benzodiazepines.
Q. Can I take Amitone with Betahistine?
Amitone 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.
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Substitutes for Amitone

No substitutes found for this medicine
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