Doxipan Tablet

Prescription Required


Uses of Doxipan Tablet

Doxipan Tablet is used in the treatment of depression.

Doxipan Tablet side effects

  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in 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. Doxipan Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it 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.

Doxipan Tablet related warnings

Doxipan Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Doxipan 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.
Doxipan Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
The baby should be monitored for behavioral side effects and adequate growth.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Doxipan Tablet can affect your concentration or alertness. This may impair your driving ability.
Doxipan Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Doxipan Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Doxipan Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Doxipan Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
No alternate brands found for this medicine

Expert Advice

  • Doxipan Tablet 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 Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Doxipan Tablet, 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 Tablet.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Doxipan with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Risure
Brand(s): Fungis
Brand(s): Zuroxy
Brand(s): Shinosun
Brand(s): Eurolam
Brand(s): Panik
Brand(s): Stoin
Brand(s): Psycopan
Brand(s): Indizole, Itraspan, Itzo
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Doxipan

sir, my self im very depressing while comparing me to others& i dont talk to much bcoz i feel im not in level to talk with them & feel me about myself everyday about my negetativity.this type thinking stressess me very much how can i come from this type of stress?? i feel this is b.coz my weight & height at the age of 21 im right sir??
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
If you let your confidence down, you will develop helplessness ehic leads to depression. Instead of worrying about your weight, take action. Seek professional help. If you feel unmotivated, meet a psychiatrist, its neither too early nor too late for professional advice.
Sir i m suffering from mindly disturbance last 8 days because i have fail in love . Now i dont get to sleep. Only 2-3 hrs sleeping please help me. Im in more depression
Dr. Mehtab Baig
Think one mantra ,,,,,duniya jaye bhad me ,,,,, if u don't you takes always on medicine plz ignore all your memories with your ex And deleted
Do you have any questions related to Doxipan Tablet?


Q. Is Doxipan an SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/ narcotic/ benzo/tricyclic antidepressant?

Doxipan is a tetracyclic antidepressant. It is not SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/narcotic

Q. Is Doxipan addictive?

No, Doxipan is not addictive. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use

Q. Is Doxipan safe?

Doxipan is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor

Q. Can I take Doxipan forever?

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

Q. Can you take Doxipan for sleep?

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

Q. Does Doxipan cause weight gain/memory loss/ insomnia/ make you eat more/ make you constipated?

Doxipan may cause these side effects. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms

Q. Does Doxipan treat anxiety/lower seizure threshold?

Doxipan may be used to treat anxiety but not to lower the seizure threshold. Care should be taken in patients with seizures

Q. Does Doxipan contain benzodiazepine?

No, it does not contain benzodiazepine.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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