Amicon

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Amicon 25 Tablet 10 टैबलेट 1 पत्ते ₹ 24
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Amicon Information

Amicon is a commercial drug that is prescribed in the form of Tablet. Primarily, it is used for the treatment of Depression. Other than this, Amicon has some other therapeutic uses, which have been discussed ahead.

The correct dosage of Amicon depends on the patient's age, gender, and medical history. The condition it has been prescribed for, and the route of administration also determine the right dosage. For detailed information on this, read through the dosage section.

Some other side effects of Amicon have been listed ahead. These side effects of Amicon are usually temporary and subside with the completion of treatment. If, however, they worsen or do not go away, please speak with your physician.

Amicon's effect during pregnancy is Severe and Severe while nursing. Further, the section on Amicon related warnings talks about Amicon's effects on the liver, heart and kidney.

Amicon is contraindicated in people with pre-existing medical conditions like Heart Disease, Heart Failure, Arrhythmia as it can result in adverse effects. The section on Amicon contraindications lists all such conditions.

Drug interactions for Amicon have been reported in the medical literature. A complete list of these interactions is given below.

Along with the above-mentioned precautions, remember that taking Amicon is considered not safe while driving, and is not addictive.



Amicon Benefits & Uses

Amicon is used to treat the following -

Main Benefits

Other Benefits

Amicon Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

Find the right dosage based on disease and age

Age Group Dosage
Adult
  • Disease: Depression
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 25 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor
Geriatric
  • Disease: Depression
  • Before or After Meal: After Meal
  • Single Maximum Dose: 10 mg
  • Dosage Form: Tablet
  • Dosage Route: Oral
  • Frequency: 3 daily
  • Course Duration: As directed by the doctor
  • Special Instructions: As prescribed by the doctor


Amicon Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Amicon is used -

Moderate

Mild

Amicon Related Warnings

  • Is the use of Amicon safe for pregnant women?


    Amicon should not be taken during pregnancy, or should only be taken on the advice of a doctor as it may have severe side effects.

    Severe
  • Is the use of Amicon safe during breastfeeding?


    Amicon may cause serious side effects in breastfeeding women, so do not take this drug without doctor's advice.

    Severe
  • What is the effect of Amicon on the Kidneys?


    Amicon has very mild side effects on the kidneys.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Amicon on the Liver?


    Amicon is rarely harmful for the liver.

    Mild
  • What is the effect of Amicon on the Heart?


    There may be an adverse effect on the heart after taking Amicon. If you observe any side effects on your body then stop taking this drug. Restart this medicine only if your doctor advises you to do so.

    Moderate


Severe Interaction of Amicon with Other Drugs

Amicon should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -

Severe

Moderate



Amicon Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Amicon unless your doctor advises you to do so -



Frequently asked Questions about Amicon

  • Is this Amicon habit forming or addictive?


    Yes, Amicon cause dependence in some cases. Talk to your doctor before taking it.

    Yes
  • Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?


    You may feel sleepy or tired after taking Amicon. So it is best to avoid driving.

    Dangerous
  • Is it safe?


    Amicon is safe but it is important to consult a doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise
  • Is it able to treat mental disorders?


    Yes, Amicon is useful in treating mental disorders.

    Yes

Amicon Interactions with Food and Alcohol

  • Interaction between Food and Amicon


    Information is not available on the interaction of any foods with Amicon, due to a lack of research on this.

    Unknown
  • Interaction between Alcohol and Amicon


    Due to lack of research, there is no information about the side effects of taking Amicon with alcohol.

    Unknown


Frequently asked Questions about Amicon

Question about 4 years ago

How does Amicon work?

Dr. Kishan Barnwal MBBS , General Physician

Amicon works by increasing the levels of a chemical messenger that is called serotonin in the brain which helps in regulating the mood and treating depression. It also stops the movement of the pain signal from the nerve to the brain. Hence, in this way, it treats depression and relieves neuropathic pain.

Question almost 4 years ago

How to take Amicon?

Dr. Saikat Mukherjee MBBS , General Physician

Amicon should be taken as prescribed by your doctor. However, it's best to take in the evening with or without food as this medicine induces sleep. 

Question almost 4 years ago

How long can I safely take Amicon?

Dr. Haleema Yezdani MBBS , General Physician

Amicon can be safely taken for a long time as prescribed by your doctor. Do not discontinue the treatment suddenly or take it longer than prescribed duration.

Question over 3 years ago

Can I take Amicon with diazepam?

Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS , General Surgery

Taking Amicon with diazepam can increase the risk of drowsiness and sleepiness. Breathing difficulties have also been reported. Hence, avoid using these two medicines together until and unless prescribed by your doctor.

Question over 3 years ago

Does Amicon cause weight gain?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS , Diabetology

Yes, Amicon can cause weight gain. Weight gain is a common side effect of it. However, if you gain weight after taking Amicon, discuss with your doctor.



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This medicine data has been created by -

Vikas Chauhan

B.Pharma, Pharmacy
5 Years of Experience


References

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Amitriptyline Hydrochloride

KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 454,458

April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 145-147



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