Medicine Overview of Doxipan Tablet
Uses of Doxipan Tablet
Doxipan Tablet is used in the treatment of Depression.
Side effects of Doxipan Tablet
Sleepiness, Dry mouth, Increased appetite, Headache, Weight gain.
How to use Doxipan 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 Doxipan Tablet at a fixed time.
How Doxipan Tablet works
Doxipan tablet is an antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers (serotonin and noradrenaline), natural substances in the brain that help maintain mental balance.
In Depth Information on Doxipan Tablet
Expert advice for Doxipan Tablet
- Doxipan starts to work more quickly than other antidepressants.
- Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Doxipan, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- If your doctor asks you to stop Doxipan, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks. You should not discontinue it abruptly.
- Notify your doctor immediately if you develop a sore throat or fever or stomatitis during treatment with Doxipan.
Special precautions for Doxipan Tablet
Doxipan Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Doxipan 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.
Doxipan Tablet is probably safe to use during lactation. Li+more
mited human data suggests that the drug does not represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Doxipan Tablet can affect your concentration or alertness. This may impair your driving ability....
Doxipan Tablet can affect your concentration or alertness. This may impair your driving ability.
Doxipan Tablet is probably unsafe to use in patients with kidney disease and should be avoided. Please consult your doctor.+more
Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function....
Caution should be used in patients with impaired renal function.
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Onabet Powder, Medzol 1mg Injection, Flugee 150mg Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Doxipan NA Tablet
Frequently asked questions for Mirtazapine
Doxipan is a tetracyclic antidepressant. It is not SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/narcotic
No, Doxipan is not addictive. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Doxipan is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
No, patient should take Doxipan for the given duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take mirtazapine for sleep with citalopram?
No, Patient should not take mirtazapine with citalopram because it may cause serious side effects. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Doxipan is specifically used to treat major depressive disorder. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take mirtazapine with sertraline/ citalopram/ fluoxetine/ antibiotics/ zopiclone/ amitryptline/ tramadol/ diazepam/ ambien/ Xanax?
Taking other medicines may alter the effects of mirtazapine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Doxipan may cause these side effects. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms
Doxipan may be used to treat anxiety but not to lower the seizure threshold. Care should be taken in patients with seizures
No, it does not contain benzodiazepine.
Substitutes for Doxipan
No substitutes found for this medicine