Men with an enlarged prostate should avoid certain antidepressants.
She didn’t want anyone to know, she didn’t want anyone to judge or tell her that her feelings were wrong and force her to change them.So I was thinking of asking my pdoc for a sedating tricyclic. Sorry, late on this, Ive tried all TCA and this is what I've found. For this reason, the medication trial should probably be initiated with a very low dose -- as little as 10 to 25 milligrams (mg) per day of imipramine, for example. Typically taken in one dose at bedtime, but can be divided. Use during pregnancy or breast-feeding only after approval from your physician. Headache, drowsiness, dizziness, nervousness, trouble sleeping, dry mouth, nausea, vomiting, blurred vision, altered taste, sweating, stomach upset, constipation, loss of appetite, anxiety, or yawning may occur. Some people may experience side effects on dosages as low as 10 mg per day: jitteriness, irritation, unusual energy, and difficulty falling or staying asleep. One-third of panic-prone individuals become jittery and actually experience more anxiety symptoms for the first two to three weeks. The sedating side effects can limit productivity and concentration during the day. Consult your physician before using during pregnancy or breast-feeding. Start at 25 to 75 mg per day and increase over one or two weeks to an average dose of 75 to 150 mg and a maximum dose of 300 mg. Nausea and dizziness can be be common side effects. Some of these side effects will disappear with the passage of time or with a decrease in the dosage.
The anticholinergic effects of dry mouth, blurred vision, constipation, and difficulty in urination; postural hypotension; tachycardia, loss of sex drive; erectile failure; increased sensitivity to the sun; weight gain; sedation (sleepiness); increased sweating.
Tricyclic antidepressants, also known now as cyclic antidepressants or TCAs, were introduced in the late 1950s.
They were one of the first antidepressants, and they’re still considered effective for treating depression.
I have to get off the 400mg of Seroquel I take for insomnia.
It's causing havoc with my blood sugar levels and metabolism my endocrinologist tells me.
These drugs are a good choice for some people whose depression is resistant to other drugs.