Information about Opipramol

Opipramol uses

Opipramol is used in the treatment of anxiety disorder.

How opipramol works

Opipramol increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood and treat depression.

Common side effects of opipramol

Nasal congestion, Fatigue, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing), Dry mouth, Decreased blood pressure.

Available Medicine for Opipramol

  • ₹64 to ₹110
    Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹57 to ₹97
    Intas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹55 to ₹61
    Icon Life Sciences
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹65 to ₹105
    Strides shasun Ltd
    2 variant(s)
  • ₹55
    Walton Healthcare Pvt. Ltd
    1 variant(s)

Expert advice for Opipramol

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 27 March, 2017, by Dr. Varun Gupta (MD Pharmacology)