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Medicine Overview of Amixide Tablet

Uses of Amixide Tablet

Amixide 5mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression.

Amixide Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Amixide are Constipation, Difficulty in urination, Weight gain, Confusion, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Tiredness, Blurred vision, Dryness in mouth, Increased heart rate, Uncoordinated body movement, Depression, Memory impairement.

How to use Amixide 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. Amixide 5mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Amixide Tablet works

Amixide 5mg Tablet is a combination of two medicines: Amitriptyline and chlordiazepoxide which treat depression. Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant which increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression. Chlordiazepoxide is a benzodiazepine (BZD) which works by increasing the action of GABA, a chemical messenger which suppresses the abnormal and excessive activity of the nerve cells in the brain.
In Depth Information on Amixide Tablet

Amixide Tablet related warnings

Special precautions for Amixide Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Amixide 5mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Amixide 5mg Tablet is unsafe to use during pregnancy.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Lactation
CAUTION
Amixide 5mg 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.
As Amixide 5mg Tablet may make you feel drowsy or affect your concentration and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
Amixide 5mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Amixide 5mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Amixide 5mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Amixide 5mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Amixide

Patient had problem of depression some years ago. He consulted to a psychiatrist. He asked to take amixide tablet daily for three months but the patient didn't reached the doctor . Now he is continuing the medicine. Now he is unable to leave taking medicine. Now what should we do . please help us
Dr. Ambrish Dharmadhikari
Mental Wellness
Sometime, patient continue tablets and body becomes habitual to these tablets. You need to see psychiatrist and change tablets. With which patient will be able to leave current tablet and gradually under supervision of doctor, he shall be off medications. Dr. Surjit Prasad +91 80512 13044 Practices at Kanke Raod, Ranchi. He is my colleague, I would brief about you to him. Please see him, he shall help you in all means.
sir, my self im very depressing while comparing me to others& i dont talk to much bcoz i feel im not in level to talk with them & feel me about myself everyday about my negetativity.this type thinking stressess me very much how can i come from this type of stress?? i feel this is b.coz my weight & height at the age of 21 im right sir??
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
If you let your confidence down, you will develop helplessness ehic leads to depression. Instead of worrying about your weight, take action. Seek professional help. If you feel unmotivated, meet a psychiatrist, its neither too early nor too late for professional advice.
Sir i m suffering from mindly disturbance last 8 days because i have fail in love . Now i dont get to sleep. Only 2-3 hrs sleeping please help me. Im in more depression
Dr. Mehtab Baig
Physiotherapist
Think one mantra ,,,,,duniya jaye bhad me ,,,,, if u don't you takes always on medicine plz ignore all your memories with your ex And deleted
Doctor i m suffering from a major depression disoder i went to a psychiatrist 2 days back she prescribed tab paxidep cr 25mg, lithosun 300mg along with epitril 1mg for sleep purpose but still i m not getting sleep could you let me know that what is my rootcause & i would be on balance
Dr. Varun Mehta
Psychiatrist
Dear PATIENT are many causes of depression ranging from genetics to socialDifficulty in falling asleep is one of the symptoms of depressionThe medications take time to act and you should wait for atleast 7-10 days for observable effect to take place
I m in depression as I m not getting any job. Parents r forcing me for marriage bt i want to do something in my life nd now I m feeling like hell. What to do?
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
Dealing with Depression- Assess your thinking pattern. Become aware of negative thought patterns. Decide to trash negative thoughts and replace them by positive thoughts. Pursue hobbies that make you happy. Manage time by making a schedule that includes physical exercises and De stress routines. Communicate your thoughts to people you are comfortable with. Accept your limitations and work on them if possible, no one is born perfect and we don't need to be perfect, we need to be adaptive.
Diet control iam suffering from dipression and blood prassur
Dr. Waseem Mirza
Sexologist
Diet has no major role in depression. Just take your anti depressant medications regularly and follow up with your doctor periodically as advisedFor high bp, Take salt restricted diet, Avoid fatty foods. Walk daily for 30 mins
Hello sir i have taking the tablet of depression from three month this desease come out from dengue now i have taking ventab 25 mg proponol 10 mg and clozepam . 50mg but when i get off it again i feel anxient and sad. I feel freqeunt in mind only when i miss one or two days dose. I wanted to know that we will i stop these medicine i also wanted to get pregnant but due to this tablets i miss this chance sir please help me when will i conceive because have no baby and wanted to plan for this
Dr. Sunil Sekhri
Diabetes Specialist
you have been diagnosed with depression as told by you. It is a treatable condition. your re already undergoing medical therapy and you consult your Doctor to add Psychotherapy but this decision has to be made by your treating doctor

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Frequently asked questions about Amixide Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Amixide Tablet
Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of Amixide?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it at as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose off the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.
Q. Are there any important warning associated with use of Amixide?
Amixide may increase suicidal thoughts or actions in some patient, in the first few months of treatment. Patients having mood or behaviour disorder have high risk of suicidal thoughts and actions. You should pay close attention and report your doctor of any behaviour or mood changes. Make sure that you visit the doctor for the follow-up appointments as scheduled.
Q. Can I stop taking Amixide when my symptoms are relieved?
No, you should continue to take Amixide even if you feel well. If you stop Amixide suddenly, serious withdrawal symptoms may occur. Your doctor will probably decrease your dose gradually.
Q. How to manage weight gain associated with the use of Amixide?
There are reports that suggest association weight gain with the use of Amixide. If you keep good eating habits and exercise regularly, you might not gain any weight. An important to remember: It is easier to stop weight gain than losing increased weight.
Q. Can the use of Amixide cause sleepiness?
Yes, Amixide can make you feel sleepy. At the beginning of your treatment: do not drive, operate machinery, work at heights, or participate in potentially dangerous activities till you know how this medicine affects you.
Q. Can the use of Amixide affect my sexual life?
Sexual side effects are common with the use of Amixide in both men and women. Different sexual problems can occur due to Amixide like decreased sexual desire, erectile dysfunction (inability to develop or maintain erection during the sexual activity) and orgasm problem. It can also cause a decrease in satisfaction and comfort while having sex. If you experience these problems, discuss with your doctor.
Q. Can I drink alcohol while taking Amixide?
No, do not drink alcohol while you are taking Amixide. Drinking alcohol can increase the severity of drowsiness or sleepiness caused by Amixide.
Q. Can the use of Amixide change the colour of urine?
Yes, Amixide can the change the colour of the urine to blue or green colour. This change of colour is expected while using Amixide, and it is not harmful. Your urine colour will be normal once you stop taking Amixide.
Q. How long does Amixide take to work?
Everybody responds differently to treatment. In general, it can take several weeks to feel the full benefits of Amixide, although some people will start to feel better sooner. When taking Amixide, it’s important to give it time to work.
Q. What are the instructions for storage and disposal of the Amixide?
Keep this medicine in the container or pack it came in, tightly closed. Store it at as mentioned on the pack or label. Dispose off the unused medicine. Make sure it is not consumed by pets, children, and other people.<br>

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