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Shimin 75mg Tablet

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Composition for Shimin 75mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Shimin 75mg Tablet

Depression, Bed-wetting
Potentiallyunsafewith
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Alcohol
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Medicine Overview of Shimin Tablet

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Uses of Shimin Tablet

Shimin 75mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression and bed-wetting. It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Shimin Tablet side effects

Common

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

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How to use Shimin 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. Shimin 75mg Tablet may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.

How Shimin Tablet works

Shimin 75mg Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Shimin Tablet

Expert advice for Shimin Tablet

  • The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
  • It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Shimin 75mg Tablet 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 Shimin 75mg Tablet, 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 Shimin 75mg Tablet, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Shimin 75mg Tablet is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Shimin Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Shimin Tablet
Alcohol
CAUTION
Shimin 75mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Pregnancy
WEIGH RISKS VS BENEFITS
Shimin 75mg 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
Shimin 75mg 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 Shimin 75mg Tablet may impair your alertness or cause drowsiness or blurred vision, and this may affect your ability to drive.
Kidney
CAUTION
Shimin 75mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with kidney disease. Dose adjustment of Shimin 75mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Liver
CAUTION
Shimin 75mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Shimin 75mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Shimin Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Shimin 75mg 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.

Patient Concerns

Frequently asked questions about Shimin Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Imipramine

Shimin belongs to a class of medication called tricyclic antidepressants. It is not a monoamine oxidase inhibitor/ anticholinergic/ benzodiazepine
No, Shimin is not addictive
It had sedative effect, due to its antihistaminergic effect
Yes, Shimin may be used for the treatment of anxiety (panic disorder).

Severely interacts with other drugs like

Taking Shimin with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Shimin with Moclobemide
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Shimin with Moxonidine
LIFE-THREATENING
Medicines with composition Moxonidine: Moxilong, Moxcent, Moxovas, Moxopress
Shimin with Primidone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Shimin with Nalbuphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
Shimin with Indinavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Shimin with Butorphanol
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol
Shimin with Paroxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot, Xet, Parocen, Paroxee, Pxt, Praxet, Parot, Paxidep, Pxn, Emoxet, Paxiford, XL Paro
Shimin with Dapoxetine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Ristor, Dejac
Shimin with Phenobarbitone
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Shimin with Rasagiline
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Shimin with Nitrazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent, Nite, Nitrosun, Nitavan
Shimin with Flurazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Flurazepam: Nindral
Shimin with Diazepam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Peptica, Placidox, Shipam, Anxol, D P M, Paxum, Dizep, Juniz Rds, Starlium, Repam
Shimin with Venlafaxine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Venlafaxine: Venlift, Ventee, Venpad, Venlor, Venla, Flavix, Venjoy, Nutraport, Venlaway, Sentosa, Ventin, Veniz
Shimin with Chlordiazepoxide
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Anxon H, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide
Shimin with Lithium
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Lithium: Lithocent, Lisalt, Lithocap, Carbolith, Hethium, Zecarb, Lalithium, T Lith, Tricab
Shimin with Terbinafine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Tzorg, Terbicide, Tinazen, Zygter, Terfast, Fluty TF, Terbit, Tinafine
Shimin with Midazolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed, Megarest
Shimin with Pentazocine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin
Shimin with Clobazam
SERIOUS
Shimin with Ritonavir
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Shimin with Etizolam
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam, Etizoram, New Zomnia
Shimin with Citalopram
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam
Shimin with Cinacalcet
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz
Shimin with Codeine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Codeine: Montokuf
Shimin with Clonidine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Shimin with Fluvoxamine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Voxinix, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin, Fluxam, Sorest, Fluvoxin, Fluvo
Shimin with Ethylmorphine
SERIOUS
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
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