Goldep 25mg Tablet SR

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Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Goldep 25mg Tablet SR

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Primarily used for

Depression, Neuropathic pain
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Goldep Tablet SR

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Uses of Goldep Tablet SR

Goldep 25mg Tablet SR is used in the treatment of depression and neuropathic pain.
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Side effects of Goldep Tablet SR

Common

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

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How to use Goldep Tablet SR

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. Goldep 25mg Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Goldep Tablet SR works

Goldep 25mg Tablet SR increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Goldep Tablet SR

Expert advice for Goldep Tablet SR

  • The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
  • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Goldep 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 Goldep, 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 Goldep, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Goldep is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Goldep Tablet SR related warnings
Special precautions for Goldep Tablet SR
Alcohol
CAUTION
Goldep 25mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Goldep 25mg Tablet SR 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.
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Lactation
CAUTION
Goldep 25mg Tablet SR is probably unsafe to use during lacta
tion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

Goldep 25mg Tablet SR may impair your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
Goldep 25mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use in patients wi
th kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Goldep 25mg Tablet SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
CAUTION
Goldep 25mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Goldep 25mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

Use of Goldep 25mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Amitriptyline, 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 Goldep Tablet SR

Frequently asked questions about Amitriptyline

Goldep is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Goldep is not a steroid. It belongs to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant.
Q. Can I take Goldep with Betahistine?
Goldep has not been clinically studied when used along with Betahistine. So there are no reports of any drug-drug interactions or harmful effects when these are used together.

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