Milpran 50 mg Tablet

Prescription Required

Overview

Uses of Milpran Tablet

Milpran 50 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression, fibromyalgia and neuropathic pain.

Milpran Tablet side effects

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

How to use Milpran 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. Milpran 50 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Milpran Tablet works

Milpran 50 mg Tablet 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.

Milpran Tablet related warnings

Alcohol
CAUTION
Milpran 50 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Milpran 50 mg 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
Milpran 50 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
As Milpran 50 mg Tablet may impair your thinking or reactions and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Milpran 50 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Milpran 50 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
Milpran 50 mg Tablet is probably safe to use in patients with liver disease. Limited data available suggests that dose adjustment of Milpran 50 mg Tablet may not be needed in these patients. Please consult your doctor.
Caution is advised in patients with the severe liver disease.

What if you miss a dose of Milpran Tablet?

If you miss a dose of Milpran 50 mg 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.

Alternate Brands

For informational purposes only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicines.
Milpran 50 mg Tablet
₹6.6/Tablet
Milnace 50 Tablet
Torrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
₹10.77/Tablet
63% costlier

Expert Advice

  • You may have to wait for 2 to 4 weeks to get the full effect.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Milpran 50 mg Tablet, 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.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Milpran with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Attera, Axepta, Starkid
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Inbec, Indease, Indivan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Nel, Neivex
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Atazor, Atavir, Virataz
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Maximune, Saquin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Virem
SERIOUS

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Milpran

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sir, my self im very depressing while comparing me to others& i dont talk to much bcoz i feel im not in level to talk with them & feel me about myself everyday about my negetativity.this type thinking stressess me very much how can i come from this type of stress?? i feel this is b.coz my weight & height at the age of 21 im right sir??
Dr. Jyoti Kapoor Madan
Psychiatrist
If you let your confidence down, you will develop helplessness ehic leads to depression. Instead of worrying about your weight, take action. Seek professional help. If you feel unmotivated, meet a psychiatrist, its neither too early nor too late for professional advice.
Sir i m suffering from mindly disturbance last 8 days because i have fail in love . Now i dont get to sleep. Only 2-3 hrs sleeping please help me. Im in more depression
Dr. Mehtab Baig
Physiotherapist
Think one mantra ,,,,,duniya jaye bhad me ,,,,, if u don't you takes always on medicine plz ignore all your memories with your ex And deleted
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FAQs

Q. Is Milpran addictive?

Milpran does not cause addiction

Q. Is Milpran narcotic?

Milpran is not a narcotic

Q. Is Milpran a generic or a controlled substance?

Milpran is a generic and not a controlled substance

Q. Does Milpran cause weight loss?

Milpran may cause this side effect. Call your doctor if you experience any unusual problems during your treatment.

Related Ayurvedic Ingredients

Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.
Manufacturer/Marketer Address
Ajanta House, Charkop, Kandivli West, Mumbai 400 067, India
MRP
66
10 tablets in 1 strip
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