Psychopin 25mg Capsule

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RKG Pharma

Composition for Psychopin 25mg Capsule

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Alcohol
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Pregnancy
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Medicine Overview of Psychopin Capsule

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Uses of Psychopin Capsule

Psychopin 25mg Capsule is used in the treatment of Depression and insomnia.
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Side effects of Psychopin Capsule

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

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How to use Psychopin 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 Psychopin 25mg Capsule at a fixed time.

How Psychopin Capsule works

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

In Depth Information on Psychopin Capsule

Expert advice for Psychopin Capsule

  • The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
  • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Psychopin 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 Psychopin, 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 Psychopin, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Psychopin is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Warnings
Special precautions for Psychopin 25mg Capsule
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Alcohol
CAUTION
Psychopin 25mg Capsule may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
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Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Psychopin 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
Psychopin 25mg Capsule should be used with caution during la
ctation. Breast feeding should be held until the treatment of the mother is completed and the drug is eliminated from her body.
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Driving
Psychopin 25mg Capsule may make you feel dizzy, sleepy, tire
d, or decrease alertness. If this happens, do not drive.
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Kidney
There is limited information available on the use of Psychop
in 25mg Capsule in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
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Liver
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Linowin 2mg Injection, Mezolam 7.5mg Injection, Tramazac HP 50mg Injection, Benadryl Dr Dry Cough Active Relief Syrup

Missed Dosageuses

If you miss a dose of Doxepin, 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 Psychopin 25mg Capsule

Frequently asked questions for Doxepin

Psychopin is a tricyclic antidepressant. It is not a SSRI (selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor) or a MAOi (monoamine oxidase inhibitor)
No. Psychopin is not a habit-forming/addictive or narcotic drug. It might however cause certain withdrawal effects when the treatment is stopped abruptly. Hence, it is advisable to consult your doctor before stopping the treatment
No. Psychopin is not a sedative or sleeping pill. However it might cause sleepiness as a side-effect
Yes. Psychopin is relatively safe if used as recommended. In case of any side-effects, consult your doctor
Q. Can I take doxepin with hydroxyzine, Ambien, Zoloft, Percocet, Wellbutrin, NyQuil, Atarax, Lunesta, and Prozac?
Doxepin should not be taken with Zoloft (sertraline), Prozac (Fluoxetine), Wellbutrin (bupropion), Lunesta (eszopiclone), NyQuil (cold and flu medication), Percocet (oxycodone, acetaminophen), Prozac (fluoxetine), Atarax (hydroxyzine) and Ambien (zolpidem)
Psychopin may cause weight gain, sleepiness or hair loss. If you experience any such symptoms, please consult your doctor
Psychopin may be effective in the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain and anxiety.
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