The Brand Name NOCTADERM Has Generic Salt :: Doxepin
NOCTADERM Is From Company Croslands Priced :: Rs. 37.5
NOCTADERM have Doxepin is comes under Sub class #N/A of Main Class #N/A
Main Medicine Class:: #N/A Sub Medicine Class :: #N/A
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Indications for Drugs ::
Anxiety disorders, Depression, Insomnia
Drug Dose ::
Adult: PO Initial: 75 mg/day, up to 300 mg/day in severely depressed patients. Total daily dose >100 mg should be given in divided doses
Hypersensitivity; mania, glaucoma, neonates (topical); lactation.
Drug Precautions ::
Epilepsy, CV disease, pregnancy, history of urinary retention, glaucoma; gradual withdrawal. May impair ability to drive or operate machinery.
Drug Side Effects ::
Drowsiness, dizziness, confusion, headache, dry mouth, constipation, blurring of vision, hypotension, tachycardia, rashes. Topical: Burning, stinging, scaling, oedema and dryness.
Pregnancy category ::
Drug Mode of Action ::
Doxepin inhibits serotonin and norepinephrine re-uptake by the presynaptic neuronal membrane increasing its synaptic conc in the CNS.
Drug Interactions ::
Methylphenidate may increase plasma doxepin levels. Potentially Fatal: Potentiates hypertensive action of sympathomimetics. Increased anticholinergic effects with MAOIs. Additive CNS effects with anticholinergics, CNS depressants and alcohol.