Amitriptyline Hydrochloride Tablets come with the brand name “PSYCOMER-10” and belongs to ‘tricyclic antidepressants’ a group of medicines that are used to treat depression, neuropathic pain, chronic tension-type headache, and migraine in adults. Additionally, it is also used to treat bedwetting at night in children aged 6 years and above. Depression is a mood disorder that affects a person’s daily life described as feelings of sadness, loss, or anger.
Amitriptyline Hydrochloride Tablets contains Amitriptyline which works by affecting certain chemical messengers (serotonin, norepinephrine) in the brain which communicate between brain cells, thereby helping in the regulation of mood and preventing depression. Besides this, it is also the transmission of pain signals, thereby providing relief from neuropathic pain.
How does this medicine help treat depression?
It works by affecting certain chemical messengers (serotonin and/or norepinephrine) in the brain which communicate between brain cells, thereby helping in regulating mood and treating depression.
How does this tablet help treat neuropathic pain?
It prevents the transmission of pain signals, thereby providing relief from neuropathic pain.
Can I drive after taking this composition?
Tablet causes sleepiness, drowsiness, and dizziness. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are experiencing these symptoms.
Does it cause weight gain?
This medicine causes weight gain due to increased appetite. Eat a healthy diet and exercise regularly to maintain a healthy weight.
Can I stop taking this medication if I feel well?
Do not discontinue medicine without consulting your doctor as it could lead to recurring symptoms. To treat your condition effectually continue taking it for as long as prescribed. Do not be reluctant to speak with your doctor if you feel any difficulty while taking this composition.
Does this tablet cause sexual disturbances?
It may cause decreased sex drive, problems with erection and orgasm. Consult your doctor if you have any concerns regarding this.