PROTHEO 25MG TABLET

Manufacturer : THE-THEO PHARMA PVT.LTD.
Composition : DOTHIEPIN-25MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : PROTHEO 25MG TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10
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PRO0801
₹55.50
Manufacturer : THE-THEO PHARMA PVT.LTD.
Composition : DOTHIEPIN-25MG
Dose Form : TABLET
Description : PROTHEO 25MG TAB
Route Of Administration : ORAL
Pack : 10

Drug Ingredient Information

DOTHIEPIN-25MG

DOTHIEPIN

Information for patients
Drug Information Dothiepin is in the category of drugs referred to as tricyclic antidepressants. These are used to treat depression. When an individual experiences depression, the amount of nonadrenaline and serotin released by the brain is decreased. Dothiepin works by helping to block the return of these chemicals to the brain, allowing an individual to continue to feel up-lifted, instead of depressed. In some instances, Dothiepin is used as a painkiller to treat severe nerve pain.
Drug Alert
Alert There is also some concern for individuals who suffer from epilepsy taking this drug. As at times this drug may lower an individual seizure onset, and cause them to go into shock or have convulsions. Again, only a doctor can decide which drug is best suited for the conditions that you are experiencing.
Before Consuming the Medicine
Avoid Drug If you are going to take this medication, you doctor needs to know if you have a history of thyroids, prostate issues, glaucoma, epilepsy, heart, kidney or liver problems. This drug is not recommended for children, or anyone who has recently suffered from a heart attack or irregular heart rhythms.
Drug Special Care There are some drugs that can possibly interact with medications. If you are taking cimeidenie, warfarin, subutramine, and antihistamines, you need to advise your doctor first. You should also not take this drug if you are taking any MAO inhibitors, as this can also have a reaction.
Drug Drug Interactions Dothiepin can react with various medicines; therefore, it is essential for you to tell your doctor beforehand if you are taking any other prescription or non-prescription drugs. Dothiepin should not be taken with barbiturates as they reduce its antidepressant properties. Do not take this medicine with mono amine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs), sympathomimetics, narcotics and alcohol.
Drug Pregnancy Interaction If you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breast-feeding, you need to inform your doctor immediately as this medication could have a negative reaction to your baby or unborn child. There is some evidence that suggests that if you take this drug while pregnant it increases the chance of your child being born with birth defects.
Drug Breast feeding Interaction If you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, or breast-feeding, you need to inform your doctor immediately as this medication could have a negative reaction to your baby or unborn child. There is some evidence that suggests that if you take this drug while pregnant it increases the chance of your child being born with birth defects.
Drug Machinery Interaction This medication can make you dizzy and drowsy so you should avoid driving a car or using machinery while on this medication. You should also avoid drinking alcohol while taking this medication as it can increase the depressant effects of the medication.
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How to take the Medicine
Consumption Info
Drug quanitty Dothiepin needs to be prescribed by your doctor. It comes in tablet, capsule and liquid form. You should take the tablet or capsule with a full glass of water. If you are taking the liquid version then you must first shake the bottle and measure out the correct dosage. A doctor will usually start an individual on the 75mg dose per day; a person should take this medication before going to bed. Based on an individual’s response, your doctor can elect to increase the dosage. Elderly individuals on this medication are usually started on the 50mg dose to begin with, as the increase of side effects for them.
Drug Dose Dothiepin can be taken orally with or without meals. It is essential for you to stick to the dosage prescribed by your doctor and take the medicine at equal intervals everyday. Do not stop taking it abruptly without the consent of your doctor as it may result in worsening your symptoms.
Excess Drug Consumption If you by chance take more than the recommended amount of this drug and overdose, contact poison control center immediately; along with your doctor.
Forgot Drug Consumption If you miss a dose, take it as soon as you remember. If it is almost time for your next dose, take that dose only. Do not take any extra doses.
Stop Drug Consumption
Possible Side Effects
General Information Abrupt withdrawal symptoms of Dothiepin include insomnia, irritability and excessive sweating.
Common Drug Side Effects rash, blurred vision, high temperature, sore throat, yellowish eyes and skin, and changes in your heart beats.
Rare Drug Side Effects dizziness, dry mouth, constipation, feeling sleepy, and tiredness.
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How to Store the Medicine
How to Store the Medicine This medication should be kept in the tight container that it came in, and out of the reach of children at all times. This medication should be stored at room temperature, and away from excessive heat and moisture. This medication should not be stored in your bathroom as that it will expose it to heat and moisture. You should never use any medication after its expiration date.

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