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Zenil 50mg Tablet

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Composition for Zenil 50mg Tablet

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Primary uses of Zenil Tablet

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Medicine Overview of Zenil Tablet


Uses of Zenil Tablet

Zenil 50mg Tablet is used in the treatment of depression and obsessive-compulsive disorder.
It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.

Zenil Tablet side effects


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


How to use Zenil 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. Zenil 50mg Tablet is to be taken with food.

How Zenil Tablet works

Zenil 50mg Tablet increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.

In Depth Information on Zenil Tablet

Expert advice for Zenil 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 Zenil 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 Zenil, 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 Zenil, as it may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness.
  • The addiction/dependence potential of Zenil is very less.
  • It may be extremely dangerous in overdose.
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Zenil Tablet related warnings
Special precautions for Zenil Tablet
Zenil 50mg Tablet may cause excessive drowsiness and calmness with alcohol.
Zenil 50mg 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.
Zenil 50mg Tablet is probably unsafe to use during lactation. Limited human data suggest that the drug could represent a significant risk to the baby.
Do not drive unless you are feeling well.
If you feel dizzy, tired, have blurred vision, have difficulty concentrating, or have other effects such as confusion, disorientation or your depression gets worse with Zenil 50mg Tablet, do not drive.
There is limited information available on the use of Zenil 50mg Tablet in patients with kidney disease. Please consult your doctor.
Caution should be exercised in patients with underlying kidney disease. Regular monitoring of kidney function test is advised while you are taking this medicine.
Zenil 50mg Tablet should be used with caution in patients with liver disease. Dose adjustment of Zenil 50mg Tablet may be needed. Please consult your doctor.
Regular monitoring of liver function tests is advisable when you are taking this medicine.

What if you miss a dose of Zenil Tablet?uses

If you miss a dose of Zenil 50mg 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 Zenil Tablet

Frequently asked questions about Clomipramine

Zenil is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Zenil is tricyclic antidepressant. It treats depression through inhibiting the neuronal re-uptake of chemical substances present in the brain called noradrenaline and mainly serotonin (SSRI). It is not MAOI/anticholinergic/benzodiazepine/narcotic
No, it is not a controlled substance
Zenil is not addictive if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Can I take paracetamol/diazepam/5htp with clomipramine?
Taking other medicines may alter the effects of clomipramine. Always consult your doctor for the change of dose regimen or an alternative drug of choice that may strictly be required
Zenil may cause these side effects; effect on fertility is very rare side effect. However, consult your doctor if you experience any of these side effects
Zenil effectively increases ejaculatory latency in men with primary premature ejaculation, while treatment is not effective in those with premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction
Yes, Zenil is used for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Severely interacts with other drugs like
Taking Zenil with any of the following medicines can modify the effect of either of them and cause some undesirable side effects
Zenil with Moclobemide
Medicines with composition Moclobemide: Trima, Rimarex
Zenil with Moxonidine
Medicines with composition Moxonidine: Moxilong, Moxcent, Moxovas, Moxopress
Zenil with Diazepam
Medicines with composition Diazepam: Peptica, Placidox, Shipam, Anxol, D P M, Paxum, Dizep, Starlium, Repam
Zenil with Clobazam
Zenil with Clonidine
Medicines with composition Clonidine: Arkamin, Cloneon, Catapres
Zenil with Primidone
Medicines with composition Primidone: Mysoline
Zenil with Nalbuphine
Medicines with composition Nalbuphine: Rubuphine, Nalfy, Nacphin
Zenil with Rasagiline
Medicines with composition Rasagiline: Rasalect, Relgin
Zenil with Etizolam
Medicines with composition Etizolam: Etilax, Etirest, Etimark, Etizep, Etilaam, Solopose, Lam ET, Suprabenz, Sylkam, Etizoram, New Zomnia
Zenil with Ethylmorphine
Medicines with composition Ethylmorphine: Dionindon
Zenil with Paroxetine
Medicines with composition Paroxetine: Parox, Pirotin, Paropex, Depaxil, Patriot, Xet, Parocen, Paroxee, Pxt, Praxet, Parot, Paxidep, Pxn, Emoxet, Paxiford, XL Paro
Zenil with Venlafaxine
Medicines with composition Venlafaxine: Venlift, Ventee, Venpad, Venlor, Venla, Flavix, Venjoy, Nutraport, Venlaway, Sentosa, Ventin, Veniz
Zenil with Indinavir
Medicines with composition Indinavir: Indivan
Zenil with Citalopram
Medicines with composition Citalopram: Vocita, Olarc, Citopam, Cetadep, Cita, Topdep, Celica, Citalomine, Citalent, Citola, Cytop, Madam
Zenil with Lithium
Medicines with composition Lithium: Lithocent, Lisalt, Lithocap, Unicarb, Carbolith, Hethium, Zecarb, Lalithium, T Lith, Tricab
Zenil with Nitrazepam
Medicines with composition Nitrazepam: Nap, Nitraz, Nzm, Sopor, N Tra, Nira, Hypnoril, Nitab, Hypnocent, Nite, Nitrosun, Nitavan
Zenil with Cinacalcet
Medicines with composition Cinacalcet: Capicet, Setz
Zenil with Pentazocine
Medicines with composition Pentazocine: Fortwin
Zenil with Terbinafine
Medicines with composition Terbinafine: Terbicutis, Tzorg, Terbicide, Tinazen, Zygter, Terfast, Fluty TF, Terbit, Tinafine
Zenil with Butorphanol
Medicines with composition Butorphanol: Butodol
Zenil with Phenobarbitone
Medicines with composition Phenobarbitone: Nytoin, Barbee, Gardenal, Fenobarb, Luminal, Beetal, Emgard
Zenil with Midazolam
Medicines with composition Midazolam: Medzol, Mezolam, Midfast, Fulsed, Midosed, Midzee, Benzosed, Megarest
Zenil with Fluvoxamine
Medicines with composition Fluvoxamine: Voxinix, Uvox, Voxidep, Voxazen, Voxamin, Psyvoxin, Fluxam, Sorest, Fluvoxin, Fluvo
Zenil with Dapoxetine
Medicines with composition Dapoxetine: Actinex, DA Sutra, Stay Tal, Dapoxy, Dapnex, Duraject, Appynite, Ristor, Dejac
Zenil with Ritonavir
Medicines with composition Ritonavir: Viriton, Ritomune, Ritomax
Zenil with Codeine
Medicines with composition Codeine: Montokuf
Zenil with Chlordiazepoxide
Medicines with composition Chlordiazepoxide: Zepox, Anxibrium, Poxid, Peaceoxide, Equilibrium, Cloxide, Librel, Anxizide
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