Medicine Overview of Theodep Tablet
Uses of Diazepam
Side effects of Diazepam
Sleepiness, Memory impairment, Uncoordinated body movements, Dizziness, Headache, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Depression, Irritability, Slurred speech, Constipation.
How to use Diazepam
How Theodep Tablet works
Uses of Imipramine
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
Side effects of Imipramine
Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Constipation, Weight gain, Dry mouth, Difficulty in urination, Increased heart rate, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
How to use Imipramine
How Theodep Tablet works
In Depth Information on Theodep Tablet
Expert advice for Diazepam
- If you are taking Diazepam for the treatment of insomnia and anxiety, it should not be used more than 4 weeks.
- It may become less effective over the time.
- It causes sleepiness or drowsiness. If this happens to you, do not drive or use machinery.
- Avoid consuming alcohol when taking the Diazepam, as it may cause excessive sleepiness or drowsiness.
- Inform your doctor if you are pregnant or planning to conceive or breastfeeding.
- Inform your doctor if you have ever been diagnosed with kidney or liver problems.
- The addiction / habit-forming potential of Diazepam is very high.
Expert advice for Imipramine
- The main dose should be taken at night as this drug may produce drowsiness or sleepiness.
- It can take 4 to 6 weeks for Imipramine 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 Imipramine, 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 Imipramine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
- The addiction/dependence potential of Imipramine is very less.
- It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
There is positive evidence of human fetal risk, but the benefits from use in pregnant women may be acceptable despite the risk, for example in life-threatening situations. Please consult your doctor.
Theodep Tablet should be used for short periods and sleepiness of the baby should be watched. The withdrawal of Theodep Tablet should be gradual.
Theodep Tablet can make you sleepy, forgetful, and have poor co-ordination. This may affect your ability to drive.
As Theodep Tablet may impair your alertness or cause drowsiness or blurred vision, and this may affect your ability to drive.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is recommended while you are taking this medicine.