Medicine Overview of Ketrip Tablet SR
Side effects of Ketrip Tablet SR
Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Increased heart rate, Dryness in mouth, Constipation, Weight gain, Difficulty in urination, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
How to use Ketrip 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. Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Ketrip Tablet SR works
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.
In Depth Information on Ketrip Tablet SR
Expert advice for Ketrip 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 Ketrip 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 Ketrip, 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 Ketrip, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Ketrip is very less.
- It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
Ketrip Tablet SR related warnings
Special precautions for Ketrip Tablet SR
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may be unsafe to use during pregnancy.+more
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....
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.
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR is probably unsafe to use during lacta+more
tion. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby....
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.+more
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may impair your alertness which may affect your ability to drive....
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may impair your alertness which may affect your ability to drive.
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR is probably safe to use in patients wi+more
th kidney disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor....
Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR may be needed. Please consult your doctor.+more
Use of Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease....
Use of Ketrip 50mg Tablet SR is not recommended in patients with severe liver disease.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Adamon 100mg Injection, TRANDOL 50MG INJECTION, Barbinol 20mg/5ml Syrup
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.
Frequently asked questions about Ketrip Tablet SR
Frequently asked questions about Amitriptyline
Ketrip is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
No, Ketrip is not a steroid. It belongs to class of medication called as tricyclic antidepressant.
Q. Can I take Ketrip with Betahistine?
Ketrip 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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