food interaction for CLORA tablet sr

alcohol interaction for CLORA tablet sr

pregnancy interaction for CLORA tablet sr

lactation interaction for CLORA tablet sr

medicine interaction for CLORA tablet sr

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alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It is better to take Clora 75mg tablet sr with food.
Clora 75mg tablet sr may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Clora 75mg tablet sr 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Clora 75mg tablet sr is probably unsafe to use during breastfeeding. Please consult your doctor.
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    LINOWIN 2MG INJECTION 
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR CLORA 75mg tablet sr

    Clomipramine(75mg)

    Clora tablet sr uses

    Clora 75mg tablet sr is used in the treatment of depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
    It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.

    How clora tablet sr works

    Clora 75mg tablet sr increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

    Common side effects of clora tablet sr

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

    SUBSTITUTES FOR CLORA tablet sr

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    • CLONIL 75MG TABLET SR
      (10 tablet sr in strip)
      Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      Rs. 17.20/tablet sr
      generic_icon
      Rs. 172
      pay 34% more per tablet sr
    • CLOFRANIL 75MG TABLET SR
      (10 tablet sr in strip)
      Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
      Rs. 16.20/tablet sr
      generic_icon
      Rs. 162
      pay 26% more per tablet sr
    • OBSENIL 75MG TABLET SR
      (10 tablet sr in strip)
      Consern Pharma P Ltd
      Rs. 9.22/tablet sr
      generic_icon
      Rs. 92.18
      save 28% more per tablet sr
    • CLOMISTAR 75MG TABLET SR
      (10 tablet sr in strip)
      Gentech Healthcare Pvt Ltd
      Rs. 10.72/tablet sr
      generic_icon
      Rs. 107.20
      save 16% more per tablet sr
    • CLOM 75MG TABLET SR
      (10 tablet sr in strip)
      Orchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      Rs. 9.40/tablet sr
      generic_icon
      Rs. 94
      save 27% more per tablet sr

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    Expert advice FOR CLORA tablet sr

    • The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
    • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Clomipramine 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 Clomipramine, 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 Clomipramine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
    • The addiction/dependence potential of Clomipramine is very less.
    • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.

    Frequently asked questions FOR CLORA 75mg tablet sr

    Clomipramine

    Q. Is clomipramine safe?
    Clomipramine is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
    Q. Is clomipramine a MAOI/anticholinergic/benzodiazepine/SSRI/narcotic?
    Clomipramine is tricyclic antidepressant. It treats depression through inhibiting the neuronal re-uptake of chemical substances present in the brain called noradrenaline and mainly serotonin (SSRI). It is not MAOI/anticholinergic/benzodiazepine/narcotic
    Q. Is clomipramine a controlled substance?
    No, it is not a controlled substance
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    Q. Is clomipramine addictive?
    Clomipramine is not addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
    Q. Can I take paracetamol/diazepam/5htp with clomipramine?
    Taking other medicines may alter the effects of clomipramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
    Q. Does clomipramine cause weight loss/weight gain/make you sleepy/cause constipation/affect fertility?
    Clomipramine may cause these side effects; effect on fertility is very rare side effect. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects
    Q. Does clomipramine help premature ejaculation?
    Clomipramine effectively increases ejaculatory latency in men with primary premature ejaculation, while treatment is not effective in those with premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction
    Q. Does clomipramine work for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)?
    Yes, clomipramine is used for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)