Milnace 25mg Capsule

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Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Composition for Milnace 25mg Capsule

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Primarily used for

Depression, Fibromyalgia, Neuropathic pain (Pain due to damage of nerves)
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₹5.7/Capsule
10 capsules in 1 strip
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Medicine Overview of Milnace Capsule

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Uses of Milnace Capsule

Milnace 25mg Capsule is used in the treatment of depression, fibromyalgia and neuropathic pain.
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Side effects of Milnace Capsule

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Nausea, Vomiting, Dizziness, Insomnia (difficulty in sleeping), Constipation, Anxiety, Decreased appetite, Increased sweating, Sexual dysfunction.

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How to use Milnace Capsule

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 Milnace 25mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Milnace Capsule works

Milnace 25mg capsule works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers (serotonin and noradrenaline), natural substances in the brain that help maintain mental balance and stop the movement of pain signals in the brain.

In Depth Information on Milnace Capsule

Expert advice for Milnace Capsule

  • You may have to wait for 2 to 4 weeks to get the full effect.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Milnace, you should not discontinue it abruptly. Many patients tolerate decreasing 50% dose every 3 days however if the withdrawal symptoms emerge during tapering it would require more gradual tapering over few weeks.
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with any heart problems (heart attack, heart failure, slow or irregular heart rate).
  • Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
  • It can cause a sensation of restlessness or an inability to sit or stand still. This is most likely to occur within the first few weeks of treatment. You should tell your doctor if this happens to you.
  • It may be more effective in some patients with depression who fails to respond to selective serotonin receptor inhibitors (SSRI) e.g. Fluoxetine.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Milnace 25mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Milnace 25mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Milnace 25mg Capsule 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
Milnace 25mg Capsule is probably usafe to use during lactati
on. Limited human data suggests that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
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Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.

As Milnace 25mg Capsule may impair your thinking or reactions and this may affect your ability to drive.
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Kidney
CAUTION
Milnace 25mg Capsule should be used with caution in patients
with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Milnace 25mg Capsule may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
Milnace 25mg Capsule is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Milnace 25mg Capsule may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.

Caution is advised in patients with the severe liver disease.
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Severely interacts with other drugs like
Ritomune 100mg Capsule, Attentrol 40mg Capsule, Attera 25mg Tablet, Viriton 100mg Tablet

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Milnacipran, 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 for Milnace 25mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Milnacipran

Milnace does not cause addiction
Milnace is not a narcotic
Milnace is a generic and not a controlled substance
Milnace may cause this side effect. Call your doctor if you experience any unusual problems during your treatment.
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