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Opipramol

INFORMATION

Uses

Opipramol is used in the treatment of anxiety disorder.

How it works

Opipramol works in depression by increasing the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that helps in regulating mood.

Common side effects

Acute urticaria, Allergic skin rash, Constipation, Decreased blood pressure, Dry mouth, Fatigue, Nasal congestion, Sudden decrease in blood pressure, Weight gain

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Expert advice

Do not drive or operate heavy machinery while on opipramol treatment as it may cause drowsiness and reduce alertness.
  • Do not take opipramol if you have enlarged prostate gland, painful urination, liver and kidney diseases, recurrent fits due to any cause or heart disease.
  • Discontinue treatment and seek immediate medical attention if you develop any allergic reactions.
  • You should undergo routine blood cell count and liver function tests while receiving long term treatment with opipramol.
  • If you are a patient with heart blocks or other conduction disorders, you should be frequently monitored with ECG.


Content on this page was last updated on 26 November, 2016, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)