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Doxyril 10mg Tablet

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Composition for Doxyril 10mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Doxyril 10mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Doxyril Tablet

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Uses of Doxyril Tablet

Doxyril 10mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression and insomnia. It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Doxyril Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Doxyril 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. Doxyril 10mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Doxyril Tablet works

Doxyril 10mg Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Doxyril Tablet

Expert advice for Doxyril 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 Doxyril 10mg Tablet 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 Doxyril 10mg Tablet, 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 Doxyril 10mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Doxyril 10mg Tablet is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Doxyril Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Doxyril Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Doxyril 10mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Doxyril 10mg 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
Doxyril 10mg 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 carefully for excessive sleepiness, and adequate weight gain.
Driving
Doxyril 10mg Tablet may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tired, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
Kidney
SAFE
Doxyril 10mg Tablet is safe to use in patients with kidney disease. No dose adjustment of Doxyril 10mg Tablet is recommended.
However, talk to your doctor if you have any underlying kidney disease.
Liver
CAUTION
Doxyril 10mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Doxyril 10mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

What if you miss a dose of Doxyril Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Doxyril 10mg Tablet, 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 about Doxyril Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Doxepin

Doxyril is a tricyclic antidepressant. It is not a SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) or a MAOi (monoamine oxidase inhibitor)
No. Doxyril is not a habit-forming/addictive or narcotic drug. It might however cause certain withdrawal effects when the treatment is stopped abruptly. Hence, it is advisable to consult your doctor before stopping the treatment
No. Doxyril is not a sedative or sleeping pill. However it might cause sleepiness as a side-effect
Yes. Doxyril is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take doxepin with hydroxyzine, Ambien, Zoloft, Percocet, Wellbutrin, NyQuil, Atarax, Lunesta, and Prozac?
Doxepin should not be taken with Zoloft (sertraline), Prozac (Fluoxetine), Wellbutrin (bupropion), Lunesta (eszopiclone), NyQuil (cold and flu medication), Percocet (oxycodone, acetaminophen), Prozac (fluoxetine), Atarax (hydroxyzine) and Ambien (zolpidem)
Doxyril may cause weight gain, sleepiness or hair loss. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Doxyril may be effective in the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain and anxiety.

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Doxyril with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Doxyril with Moxonidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moxonidine: Moxilong, Moxcent, Moxovas, Moxopress
Doxyril with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Doxyril with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Doxyril with Venlafaxine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Venlafaxine: Venlift, Ventee, Venpad, Venlor, Venla, Flavix, Venjoy, Nutraport, Venlaway, Sentosa, Ventin, Veniz
Doxyril with Fluvoxamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Voxinix, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin, Fluxam, Sorest, Fluvoxin, Fluvo
Doxyril with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin
Doxyril with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam
Doxyril with Nitrazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent, Nite, Nitrosun, Nitavan
Doxyril with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Tzorg, Terbicide, Tinazen, Zygter, Terfast, Fluty TF, Terbit, Tinafine
Doxyril with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam, Etizoram, New Zomnia
Doxyril with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Doxyril with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz
Doxyril with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol
Doxyril with Codeine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Codeine: Montokuf
Doxyril with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed, Megarest
Doxyril with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Doxyril with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Doxyril with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Doxyril with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot, Xet, Parocen, Paroxee, Pxt, Praxet, Parot, Paxidep, Pxn, Emoxet, Paxiford, XL Paro
Doxyril with Lorazepam
SERIOUS
Doxyril with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Peptica, Placidox, Shipam, Anxol, D P M, Paxum, Dizep, Juniz Rds, Starlium, Repam, Clampose
Doxyril with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Doxyril with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Lithocent, Lisalt, Lithocap, Carbolith, Hethium, Zecarb, Lalithium, T Lith, Tricab
Doxyril with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide, Librate
Doxyril with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Ristor, Dejac
Doxyril with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
Doxyril with Flurazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Flurazepam: Nindral
Doxyril with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Doxyril with Clobazam
SERIOUS

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