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Doxipan Tablet

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Primary uses of Doxipan Tablet

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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Doxipan Tablet

Uses of Doxipan Tablet

Doxipan Tablet is used in the treatment of depression.

Doxipan Tablet side effects

Common

Side Effects of Doxipan are 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.

In Depth Information on Doxipan Tablet

Expert advice for Doxipan Tablet

  • 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.
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Doxipan Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Doxipan Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Doxipan Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
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.
Lactation
CAUTION
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.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Doxipan Tablet can affect your concentration or alertness. This may impair your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Doxipan Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Doxipan Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Doxipan Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Doxipan Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Doxipan Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Mirtazapine

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.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Doxipan with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Doxipan with Nitrazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Konit, Zipam, Enzed, Nitrosh, Nap, Nitraz, Nzm
Doxipan with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etizom, Etimax, Etezole, Etilax, Etirest, Etimark
Doxipan with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Terminator, Hifen, Anibret, Tzorg
Doxipan with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Shinosun, Epikon
Doxipan with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Equblam, Zepox, Raipox, Equiliser, Anxibrium, Poxid
Doxipan with Clotrimazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clotrimazole: Clowil, Odis, Canzol, Kamestin, Cano, Gynaemed, Clovag, Clotrim V, Clomax V7, Candinil
Doxipan with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clobazam: Risure, Boze, Clobazed, Solzam, Clozop, Sloba, Clobakon, Oresta, Adinep, Clobakem, Bazzy, Kivizam
Doxipan with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Dizapam, Zeopse, Karpam, Osopose, Peptica, Placidox, Anxol
Doxipan with Voriconazole
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Voriconazole: Voristil, Vhope
Doxipan with Spiramycin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Spiramycin: Spiramycin
Doxipan with Phenytoin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenytoin: Stoin, Marantin, Notian, Phenytoin Sodium, Phenozed, Episol, Neptoin
Doxipan with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lorazepam: Psycopan, Loract, Urpam, Loram, Anxionil, Biokalm, Larosh, Loripam, Loratranc, Loranxit, Larox
Doxipan with Atomoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Atomoxetine: Attera
Doxipan with Carbamazepine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Carbamazepine: Carz, Antep, C Lep, Ametol, Setol, Carbatol, Biocarb, Arbetol, Antilep, Versizur, Carbazep, Mezocar LA, Tegrital, Majerol, Mezapin
Doxipan with Clarithromycin
SERIOUS
Doxipan with Rifampicin
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rifampicin: Coxbact, Rifacure, Rifacil, Toscular, Grifa, Tubercin, Car, Acirimpi, Osorifa, Serom, Monocin, Rifacept, R-Cin
Doxipan with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast
Doxipan with Paroxetine
MODERATE
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Leparox, Prx, Paromec, Madotine, Parolyst, Parox, Baxidep, Psypro, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil
Doxipan with Fluoxetine
MODERATE
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