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Elamin

Elamin Information

Elamin Benefits & Uses

Elamin is used to treat the following -

Elamin 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.

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Ingredients of Elamin

Imipramine

Elamin Side Effects

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

  1. Sleepiness
  2. Blurred vision
  3. Constipation Moderate
  4. Weight gain
  5. Dry Mouth Mild
  6. Difficulty urinating
  7. Rapid heart rate (pulse)
  8. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  9. Nausea or vomiting
  10. Tremor
  11. Abdominal Pain Moderate

Elamin Related Warnings

Is the use of Elamin safe for pregnant women?

Elamin may have some side effects during pregnancy. Pregnant women should discontinue the use of Elamin, and talk to their doctor, if they notice any discomfort.

Moderate

Is the use of Elamin safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding, may experience serious side effects after taking Elamin. So it is adviced to consult the doctor before using it.

Severe

What is the effect of Elamin on the Kidneys?

Very few cases of side effects of Elamin on kidney have been reported.

Mild

What is the effect of Elamin on the Liver?

Elamin is rarely harmful for the liver.

Mild

What is the effect of Elamin on the Heart?

Elamin has very mild side effects on the heart.

Mild

Severe Interaction of Elamin with Other Drugs

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

Paracetamol,Chlorpheniramine,Dextromethorphan

    Elamin Contraindications

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

    1. Heart Disease
    2. Suicidal Tendency
    3. Bipolar Disorder
    4. Schizophrenia
    5. Thyroid
    6. Diabetes
    7. Depression

    Frequently asked Questions about Elamin

    Is this Elamin habit forming or addictive?

    No, there is no any evidence that Elamin is addictive.

    No

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

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

    Dangerous

    Is it safe?

    Yes, Elamin is safe but you must consult your doctor before taking it.

    Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

    Is it able to treat mental disorders?

    Elamin has been seen to have positive effect on patients with mental disorders.

    Yes

    Elamin Interactions with Food and Alcohol

    Interaction between Food and Elamin

    You can take Elamin with food.

    Safe

    Interaction between Alcohol and Elamin

    Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Elamin as it can have severe side effects.

    Severe

    Details

    सामग्री 10 Tablets(S)

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    References

    1. April Hazard Vallerand, Cynthia A. Sanoski. [link]. Sixteenth Edition. Philadelphia, China: F. A. Davis Company; 2019: Page No 679-680
    2. KD Tripathi. [link]. Seventh Edition. New Delhi, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers; 2013: Page No 455-458
    3. US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) [Internet]. Maryland. USA; Package leaflet information for the user; Tofranil-PM™ (imipramine pamoate)