food interaction for DEPRANIL tablet

alcohol interaction for DEPRANIL tablet

pregnancy interaction for DEPRANIL tablet

lactation interaction for DEPRANIL tablet

medicine interaction for DEPRANIL tablet

food
alcohol
pregnancy
lactation
medicine
It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Depranil 75mg tablet at a fixed time.
Depranil 75mg tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
UNSAFE
Depranil 75mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR DEPRANIL 75mg tablet

    Imipramine(75mg)

    Depranil tablet uses

    Depranil 75mg tablet is used in the treatment of depression and bed-wetting.
    It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.

    How depranil tablet works

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

    Common side effects of depranil tablet

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

    SUBSTITUTES FOR DEPRANIL tablet

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      Rs. 2.25/tablet
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      Rs. 2.17/tablet
      Tablet
      Rs. 21.75
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      Talent India
      Rs. 2.32/tablet
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      Rs. 23.21
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    • SHIMIN 75MG TABLET
      (10 tablets in strip)
      Shine Pharmaceuticals Ltd
      Rs. 2.60/tablet
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      Rs. 26
      pay 12% more per tablet

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    Expert advice FOR DEPRANIL 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 Imipramine 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 Imipramine, 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 Imipramine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
    • The addiction/dependence potential of Imipramine is very less.
    • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.

    Frequently asked questions FOR DEPRANIL 75mg tablet

    Imipramine

    Q. Is imipramine a monoamine oxidase inhibitor/ anticholinergic/ tricyclic antidepressant/benzodiazepine?
    Imipramine belongs to a class of medication called tricyclic antidepressants. It is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor/ anticholinergic/ benzodiazepine
    Q. Is imipramine addictive?
    No, imipramine is not addictive
    Q. Is imipramine sedative?
    It had sedative effect, due to its antihistaminergic effect
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    Q. Is imipramine good for anxiety?
    Yes, imipramine may be used for the treatment of anxiety (panic disorder).

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