SINTAMIL 75MG TABLET

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Novartis India Ltd

Composition for SINTAMIL 75MG TABLET

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Primarily used for

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Substitutes for SINTAMIL

No substitutes found for this medicine

Medicine Overview of SINTAMIL TABLET

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Uses of SINTAMIL TABLET

Sintamil 75mg tablet is used in the treatment of depression
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
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Side effects of SINTAMIL TABLET

Common

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

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How to use SINTAMIL 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. It is better to take Sintamil 75mg tablet with food.

How SINTAMIL TABLET works

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

In Depth Information on SINTAMIL TABLET

Expert advice for SINTAMIL 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 Nitroxazepine 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 Nitroxazepine, 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 Nitroxazepine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Nitroxazepine is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
Warnings
Special precautions for SINTAMIL 75MG TABLET
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Alcohol
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
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Pregnancy
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Lactation
Unknown. Human and animal studies are not available. Please consult your doctor.
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Driving
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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Kidney
There is no data available. Please consult doctor before consuming the drug.
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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 Nitroxazepine, 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 SINTAMIL 75MG TABLET

Frequently asked questions for Nitroxazepine

Q. Is nitroxazepine safe?
Nitroxazepine is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Nitroxazepine the same as diazepam?
No. Nitroxazepine is primarily prescribed for depression, and bedwetting; while diazepam is used to treat anxiety disorders, alcohol withdrawal symptoms, or muscle spasms.