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Trikodep

Trikodep Information

Trikodep Benefits & Uses

Trikodep is used to treat the following -

Trikodep 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 Trikodep

Diazepam
Imipramine

Trikodep Side Effects

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

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Memory problems
  3. Uncoordinated Body Movements
  4. Dizziness Severe
  5. Headache Mild
  6. Dry Mouth Mild
  7. Fatigue Mild
  8. Depression Moderate
  9. Irritability
  10. Slurred speech
  11. Constipation Moderate
  12. Diarrhoea
  13. Vertigo Mild
  14. Cough Mild
  15. Bone Fracture
  16. Bradycardia
  17. Nausea or vomiting
  18. Convulsion
  19. Shortness of Breath Severe
  20. Skin Rash Severe
  21. Loss of appetite
  22. Sleepiness
  23. Blurred vision
  24. Weight gain
  25. Difficulty urinating
  26. Rapid heart rate (pulse)
  27. Orthostatic Hypotension (Sudden Lowering of Blood Pressure on Standing)
  28. Tremor
  29. Abdominal Pain Moderate

Trikodep Related Warnings

Is the use of Trikodep safe for pregnant women?

Trikodep may cause moderate side effects during pregnancy. If you feel its harmful effects, then stop taking this drug immediately, and do not take Trikodep again without your doctor's advice.

Moderate

Is the use of Trikodep safe during breastfeeding?

Trikodep should not be taken without first taking your doctor's advice, as it may severe side effects for breastfeeding women.

Severe

What is the effect of Trikodep on the Kidneys?

Trikodep may have mild side effects on the [Organ]. Most people will never see any effect on the [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Trikodep on the Liver?

Trikodep has very mild side effects on the [Organ].

Safe

What is the effect of Trikodep on the Heart?

Very few cases of side effects of Trikodep on [Organ] have been reported.

Safe

Severe Interaction of Trikodep with Other Drugs

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

Trikodep Contraindications

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

  1. Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
  2. Dementia
  3. Asthma
  4. Depression
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Glaucoma
  7. Kidney Disease
  8. Heart Disease
  9. Suicidal Tendency
  10. Bipolar Disorder
  11. Schizophrenia
  12. Thyroid
  13. Diabetes
  14. Depression

Frequently asked Questions about Trikodep

Is this Trikodep habit forming or addictive?

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

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

After taking Trikodep, you should not drive or work on any heavy machine. It can be dangerous, as Trikodep can make you drowsy.

Dangerous

Is it safe?

Yes, but it is important to consult a doctor before taking Trikodep.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, Trikodep is useful in treating mental disorders.

हाँ

Trikodep Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Trikodep

Taking Trikodep with food is safe.

Safe

Interaction between Alcohol and Trikodep

Consuming Trikodep with alcohol can have many serious effects on your body.

Severe

Trikodep से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Is Trikodep safe to use?

Dr. Piyush Malav MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Trikodep is safe to use, if taken in a prescribed amount for a specified time as advised by the doctor. However, some side effects are observed at regular doses such as drowsiness, dizziness, dry mouth, constipation and changes in libido. Do not hesitate to inform your doctor if you are facing any of the above.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Can I discontinue Trikodep on my own or without doctors advice?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, Trikodep Should not be discontinued without doctors advice. You are recommended to always consult a doctor before discontinuing this medicine.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

How long can I safely take Trikodep?

Dr. R.K Singh MBBS, General Physician

Take Trikodep as advised by your doctor. Do not take it longer than prescribed. Initially, a doctor prescribes this drug for a shorter duration and recommends his/her patient to follow- up/ re-visit to check for results. Taking this medicine longer than prescribed can lead to addiction because this is a habit-forming drug which can lead to drug dependency in patients.

सवाल 10 months पहले

Does Trikodep cause dry mouth?

Dr. Madhur Anand MBBS, MS, General Surgery

Yes, Trikodep causes dry mouth. It is a common side effect of it. If you experience excess dry mouth after taking this drug, then please consult your doctor and follow his/her instructions.

सवाल 11 months पहले

Does Trikodep cause erectile dysfunction?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, General Physician

Yes, Trikodep causes erectile dysfunction. If you experience erectile dysfunction after taking it, do not stop the drug without consulting your doctor. Discuss with your doctor, he/she will provide you solutions or prescribe alternative medicines.

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