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medicine interaction for PROTHIADEN tablet

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It can be taken with or without food, but it is better to take Prothiaden 25mg tablet at a fixed time.
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Prothiaden 25mg 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.
WEIGH RISKS VS. BENEFITS
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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  • SALT INFORMATION FOR PROTHIADEN 25mg tablet

    Dosulepin(25mg)

    Prothiaden tablet uses

    Prothiaden 25mg tablet is used in the treatment of depression and anxiety disorder.

    How prothiaden tablet works

    Prothiaden 25mg tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

    Common side effects of prothiaden tablet

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

    COMMON DOSAGE FOR PROTHIADEN 25MG TABLET

    Patients taking PROTHIADEN 25MG TABLET

    • 37%
      Once A Day
    • 21%
      Thrice A week
    • 21%
      Twice A Day
    • 7%
      Four Times A Day
    • 7%
      Thrice A Day
    • 5%
      Twice A Week
    • 2%
      Alternate Day

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    Expert advice FOR PROTHIADEN tablet

    • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Dosulepin 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 Dosulepin, you should reduce the dose slowly over 4 weeks.
    • Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Dosulepin, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
    • The addiction/dependence potential of Dosulepin is very less.
    • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.

    Frequently asked questions FOR PROTHIADEN 25mg tablet

    Dosulepin

    Q. What is dosulepin?
    Dosulepin is a tricyclic antidepressant. It is used for the treatment of depression.
    Q. Is it an SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor)/ tricyclic antidepressant/ MAOI (monamine oxidase inhibitors)/muscle relaxant?
    Dosulepin is a tricyclic antidepressant.
    Q. How does dosulepin work?
    Dosulepin works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.
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    Q. Is dosulepin the same as doxepin?
    Dosulepin has some structural similarity with doxepin, but it is not the same as doxepin
    Q. Is dosulepin safe or addictive?
    Dosulepin is safe if used for an indication and a dose prescribed by your doctor.

    WHAT OUR USERS ARE SAYING ABOUT PROTHIADEN 25MG TABLET

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    Content on this page was last updated on 24 May, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)