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Side effect(s) of Amoxapine


Review the side-effects of Amoxapine as documented in medical literature. The term "side effects" refers to unintended effects that can occur as a result of taking the medication. In majority of the instances these side-effects are mild and easily tolerable, however sometimes they can be more severe and can be detrimental.

If the side effects are not tolerable adjusting the dosage or switching to a different medication can help to manage or overcome side effects. If you have any doubts or questions, we recommend seeking advice from your doctor or pharmacist.

   Most Frequent
- Drowsiness, dry mouth, constipation and blurred vision.

   Central Nervous System
- Anxiety, sleeplessness, restlessness, nervousness, palpitations, tremors, confusion, excitement, nightmares, incoordination and alterations in EEG patterns.

   Allergic
- Swelling and skin rash.

   Endocrine
- Elevation of prolactin levels.

   Gastrointestinal
- Nausea.

   Miscellaneous
- Dizziness, headache, fatigue, weakness, excessive appetite and increased perspiration.

Other Precautions :

Avoid exposure to sunlight; otherwise it may cause sunburn.
It may cause heatstroke, protect from hot weather.

Drug Name : Amoxapine

Amoxapine(Asendin) generic is a tricyclic antidepressant, prescribed for depression. It increases the amount of certain natural substances in the brain that are needed to maintain mental balance.


Trade Names for Amoxapine

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International :


Asendin
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