Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet


Overview

Uses of Mitrapil Tablet
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression.
Mitrapil Tablet side effects
Common
  • Sleepiness
  • Dryness in mouth
  • Increased appetite
  • Headache
  • Weight gain
How to use Mitrapil 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. Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
How Mitrapil Tablet works
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet is an antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers (serotonin and noradrenaline), natural substances in the brain that help maintain mental balance.
Mitrapil Tablet related warnings
Alcohol
CAUTION
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Mitrapil 15 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
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
The baby should be monitored for behavioral side effects and adequate growth.
Driving
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet can affect your concentration or alertness. This may impair your driving ability.
Kidney
CAUTION
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.

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Expert Advice

  • Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet starts to work more quickly than other antidepressants.
  • Avoid driving or operating dangerous machinery as it may decrease alertness.
  • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • If your doctor asks you to stop Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks. You should not discontinue it abruptly.
  • Notify your doctor immediately if you develop a sore throat or fever or stomatitis during treatment with Mitrapil 15 mg Tablet.

Interaction with Drugs

Taking Mitrapil with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Brand(s): Itraspan, Itzo, Canzit
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Stoin
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Eurolam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Dizapam
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Zuroxy
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Panik
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Shinosun
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Psycopan
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Risure
SERIOUS
Brand(s): Leparox, Prx
MODERATE

Patient Concerns

Questions Related to Mitrapil

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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 Mitrapil an SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/ narcotic/ benzo/tricyclic antidepressant?
Mitrapil is a tetracyclic antidepressant. It is not SSRI/ MAOI/opiate/narcotic
Q. Is Mitrapil addictive?
No, Mitrapil is not addictive. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Is Mitrapil safe?
Mitrapil is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take Mitrapil forever?
No, patient should take Mitrapil for the given duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take mirtazapine for sleep with citalopram?
No, Patient should not take mirtazapine with citalopram because it may cause serious side effects. Always consult your doctor regarding its use
Q. Can you take Mitrapil for sleep?
Mitrapil is specifically used to treat major depressive disorder. Patient should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use
Q. Can I take mirtazapine with sertraline/ citalopram/ fluoxetine/ antibiotics/ zopiclone/ amitryptline/ tramadol/ diazepam/ ambien/ Xanax?
Taking other medicines may alter the effects of mirtazapine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Q. Does Mitrapil cause weight gain/memory loss/ insomnia/ make you eat more/ make you constipated?
Mitrapil may cause these side effects. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these symptoms
Q. Does Mitrapil treat anxiety/lower seizure threshold?
Mitrapil may be used to treat anxiety but not to lower the seizure threshold. Care should be taken in patients with seizures
Q. Does Mitrapil contain benzodiazepine?
No, it does not contain benzodiazepine.

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Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 8th Mar 2017.
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