Depilox 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Depilox 50mg Tablet

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Primarily used for

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Depilox Tablet

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Uses of Depilox Tablet

Depilox 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Side effects of Depilox Tablet

Common

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

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How to use Depilox 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. It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Depilox 50mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Depilox Tablet works

Depilox 50mg tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Depilox Tablet

Expert advice for Depilox 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 Depilox 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 Depilox, 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 Depilox, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Depilox is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Depilox 50mg Tablet
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Depilox 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Depilox 50mg 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Depilox 50mg Tablet is probably usafe to use during lactatio
n. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Depilox 50mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired,
or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
SAFE
Depilox 50mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Depilox 50mg Tablet is recommended.

However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Depilox
50mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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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 Amoxapine, 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 Depilox 50mg Tablet

Frequently asked questions for Amoxapine

Depilox is used for the treatment of depression
It acts by increasing the amount of chemicals (norepinephrine and serotonin) that is required to maintain normal mental balance
Depilox causes change in weight (increase or decrease).

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