Flupen 150mg Tablet

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Composition for Flupen 150mg Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Flupen Tablet

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Uses of Flupen Tablet

Flupen 150mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Side effects of Flupen Tablet

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

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How to use Flupen 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 Flupen 150mg Tablet at a fixed time.

How Flupen Tablet works

Flupen 150mg tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Flupen Tablet

Expert advice for Flupen 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 Flupen 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 Flupen, 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 Flupen, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Flupen is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Flupen 150mg Tablet
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
No information is available on the use of Flupen 150mg Table
t during lactation. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
It is not known whether Flupen 150mg Tablet alters the abili
ty to drive. Do not drive if you experience any symptoms that affect your ability to concentrate and react.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Flupen
150mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is limited information available on the use of Flupen
150mg Tablet in patients with liver disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 200mg Injection, Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Medzol 1mg Injection

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Melitracen, 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

Substitutes for Flupen

No substitutes found for this medicine
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