Clomilent is safe if used at prescribed dose and duration as advised by your doctor
Q. Is Clomilent a MAOI/anticholinergic/benzodiazepine/SSRI/narcotic?
Clomilent 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
Q. Is Clomilent a controlled substance?
No, it is not a controlled substance
Q. Is Clomilent addictive?
Clomilent 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
Q. Does Clomilent cause weight loss/weight gain/make you sleepy/cause constipation/affect fertility?
Clomilent 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
Q. Does Clomilent help premature ejaculation?
Clomilent effectively increases ejaculatory latency in men with primary premature ejaculation, while treatment is not effective in those with premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction
Q. Does Clomilent work for obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)?
Yes, Clomilent is used for obsessive-compulsive disorder. Patients should follow the advice of the doctor regarding its use.
Information last updated by Dr. Varun Gupta, MD Pharmacology on 16th Jan 2020. The medicine details are for information purpose only. Consult a doctor before taking any medicine.