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  SAROTENA
 Manufacturer Lundbeck India
 Generic Amitriptyline
 Package/s Tablet 50 mg, (Rs. 24.00)
  Tablet 25 mg, (Rs. 17.00)
  Tablet 10 mg, (Rs. 10.00)
 About Amitriptyline Tricyclic Antidepressant (Tertiary Amine), anticholinergic. More details.....
 Dosage Adult: 25 mg 3 times a day dose can be gradually increased up to 150 mg / day. Maintenance dose: 50 - 100 mg / day Maximum daily dose: 300 mg Pro....More details.....
 Pregnancy Use with caution.
 Breast Feeding Use with caution.
 Old Age Use with caution.
 Children Use with caution CHILDREN< 12 years: contraindicated NEONATES: contraindicated
 Mechanism Of Action Amitriptyline acts by inhibiting the re-uptake of Noradrenaline and Serotonin (5 HT) in the CNS nerve terminals .This will result in an increased conc....More details.....
 PharmacoKinetics Absorption: Amitriptyline is rapidly absorbed after oral administration. Distribution: It is widely distributed in the body in protein bound form Meta....More details.....
 OnsetOfAction 2 - 6 weeks....More details.....
 DurationOfAction Up to 6 weeks....More details.....
 AdverseEffect 1.Drowsiness 2 Dizziness 3.Nausea 4.Vomiting 5.Blurred vision 6.Difficulty in micturition 7.Tachycardia 8.Hypotension 9.Arrhythmia 10.Dryn....More details.....
 SpecialPrecautions 1.Renal impairment 2.Hepatic impairment 3.Cardiac arrhythmia 4.Myocardial infarction 5.Tachycardia, 6.Heart failure 7.Strokes 8. Angle closure....More details.....
 Indications 1.Depression, 2.Prophylaxis of migraine, 3.Bulimia nervosa, 4.Nocturnal enuresis.....More details.....
 Interactions Anticholinergics : Enhanced effect of anticholinergics may occur. Barbiturates : Serum level of amitriptyline decreased; additive respiratory depre....More details.....
 Storage Store at room temperature in a tightly closed container. Protect from light. Keep out of the reach of children.....More details.....
 MissedDosage Take the missed dose as soon as noticed and if it is the time to take the next dose then skip the missed dose.....More details.....
 Overdose Give supportive measures and treatment. Remove the drug from the body by inducing emesis and gastric lavage. Activated charcoal can be given to reduce the absorption of the drug. Seizure can be treated with Diazepam or Phenytoin, arrhythmia with Lidocaine, and acidosis with Sodium bicarbonate.....More details.....
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