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It is better to take Wells 12.5mg tablet empty stomach (1 hour before food or 2 hours after food).
Interaction with alcohol is unknown. Please consult your doctor.
Wells 12.5mg 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 WELLS 12.5mg tablet

    Tianeptine(12.5mg)

    Wells tablet uses

    Wells 12.5mg tablet is used in the treatment of depression
    It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.

    How wells tablet works

    Wells 12.5mg tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

    Common side effects of wells tablet

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

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    Expert advice FOR WELLS 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 Tianeptine 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 Tianeptine, 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 Tianeptine, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
    • The addiction/dependence potential of Tianeptine is very less.
    • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.

    Frequently asked questions FOR WELLS 12.5mg tablet

    Tianeptine

    Q. Is tianeptine safe/ an opiate?
    Tianeptine is not an opiate. It belongs to class of medications called antidepressants. It is safe if used at prescribed doses for the prescribed duration as advised by your doctor
    Q. Is tianeptine approved by FDA?
    Tianeptine is not approved by FDA
    Q. Is tianeptine addictive?
    Tianeptine causing addiction is very rare. However, consult your doctor, if you develop addiction.

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    Content on this page was last updated on 08 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)