Medicine Overview of Antipres Tablet
Side effects of Antipres Tablet
Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Constipation, Weight gain, Dryness in mouth, Difficulty in urination, Increased heart rate, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
How to use Antipres 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. Antipres 75mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Antipres Tablet works
Antipres 75mg Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.
In Depth Information on Antipres Tablet
Expert advice for Antipres Tablet
- The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
- It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Antipres 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 Antipres, 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 Antipres, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Antipres is very less.
- It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
Antipres Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Antipres Tablet
Antipres 75mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Antipres 75mg Tablet may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Antipres 75mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactat+more
ion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
As Antipres 75mg Tablet may impair your alertness or cause drowsiness or blurred vision, and this may affect your ability to drive....
As Antipres 75mg Tablet may impair your alertness or cause drowsiness or blurred vision, and this may affect your ability to drive.
Antipres 75mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients+more
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Antipres 75mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor....
Antipres 75mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Antipres 75mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine....
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup
If you miss a dose of Imipramine, 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.
Frequently asked questions about Antipres Tablet
Frequently asked questions about Imipramine
Q. Is Antipres a monoamine oxidase inhibitor/ anticholinergic/ tricyclic antidepressant/benzodiazepine?
Antipres belongs to a class of medication called tricyclic antidepressants. It is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor/ anticholinergic/ benzodiazepine
No, Antipres is not addictive
It had sedative effect, due to its antihistaminergic effect
Yes, Antipres may be used for the treatment of anxiety (panic disorder).