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Drug information on Depival 25 (Nortriptyline) from Psyco Remedies

Depival 25

Psyco Remedies
Generic : Nortriptyline
Written & Compiled by Anushta Chandrapalan, M.Sc  | Medically Reviewed by The Medindia Medical Review Team on February, 2, 2017
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Medical Condition(s) for which Depival 25 may be prescribed

Side effects of Depival 25

   Heart : Low or high blood pressure, fast heart rate, palpitations, heart attack, abnormal heart rhythm, heart block and stroke.

   Central Nervous System : Numbness, tingling, incoordination, tremor, seizures, alteration in EEG patterns, hallucinations, disorientation, delusions, anxiety, restlessness, agitation and sleeplessness.

   Eye and ENT : Dry mouth, blurred vision, vision disturbances, dilatation of pupil and ringing in the ear.

   Allergic reactions : Skin rash, hives, itching, sensitivity to light, swelling in the face and tongue and fever.

   Blood : Bone marrow depression and bruising.

   Gastrointestinal : Nausea, vomiting, loss of appetite, stomach distress, diarrhea, peculiar taste, mouth ulcer, abdominal cramps and black-tongue.

   Genitourinary : Breast enlargement in male, spontaneous milk secretion, increased or decreased sexual ativities, impotence. urinary retention and delayed urination.

   Miscellaneous : Jaundice, altered liver function, weight gain or loss, flushing, urinary frequency, drowsiness, dizziness, weakness, fatigue, headache and hair loss.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 75-100 mg/day in 3-4 divided doses. Severe: upto 150 mg/day.

How to use Depival 25?

It comes as a capsule and tablet to take by mouth, with or without food.

When is Depival 25 not to be taken? (Contraindications)

Contraindicated in patients with recent heart attack, who are taking or have taken monoamine oxidase inhibitors within 14 days, linezolid or intravenous methylene blue and hypersensitivity.

Warnings and Precautions for Depival 25

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of increased eye pressure, enlarged prostate, difficulty in urinating, sugar, seizures, mental illness, overactive thyroid, liver, kidney, or heart disease, any allergy, who are taking other medications, elderly, children, during pregnancy and breastfeeding.

• It may cause drowsiness, dizziness, or blurred vision, do not drive a car or operate machinery while taking this medication.

• Avoid alcohol consumption.

• Do not become overheated; otherwise heatstroke may occur.

• Avoid exposure to sunlight.

Other Precautions for Depival 25

Avoid excess dosage.

Storage Conditions for Depival 25

Store it at controlled room temperature (20° to 25°C).

♦ Safety Labeling Changes Approved By FDA

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