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Tryptomer: Uses, Side Effects, Precautions, Dosage

Tryptomer contains Amitriptyline as an active ingredients and is manufactured by Wockhardt (Merind) LTD.

Amitriptyline is in a group of Drugs Called Tricyclic Antidepressant And is Used to help Relieve Symptoms Of Depression ,Nerve pain ( Neuralgia) Preventing migraine,Nocturnal enuresis) in children aged six years and over (Bedwetting)Lower doses are also widely used to block the long-term (chronic) pain of some rheumatic conditions.

Tryptomer Uses:

Tryptomer Tablet is used for the treatment of the following medical conditions:
  • Depression
  • Migraine Prevention
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Nighttime bedwetting in children (Nocturnal enuresis)

Tryptomer Tablet may also be used for purposes not listed in This medication Guide.

Tryptomer Side Effects:

The more common side effects of amitriptyline (Tryptomer) can include,

  • Blurred vision,
  • Confusion
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea,
  • Numbness
  • Tingling in your arms and legs,
  • Skin rash,
  • Swelling of your face Tongue,
  • Dry Mouth
  • Nausea,
  • Headache,
  • Unexpected weight gain or loss

While Serious Side Effects Include,

  • Hypertension
  • Stroke
  • Heart Attack.

Precautions

Before Taking Tryptomer Consult Your Pharmacist or Doctor if you

  • Allergic to The ingredients Present in Tryptomer.
  • Breathing Problems, recent Heart attack, Liver Problems, Hyperthyroidism, Urination Problem, family history of Glaucoma, and history of mental condition.
  • Avoid Alcohol or marijuana while taking Tryptomer as Both of these drugs cause you more dizzy.
  • Don’t Drive while Taking This medicine.
  • Tryptomer should be used with extreme caution along with Along with Monoamine oxidase inhibitors such as Selegiline and Isocaboxazid.
  • The use of Tryptomer along with Cisapride is not Recommended.
  • Do not discontinue this medication without doctor advice.

Tryptomer in Pregnancy & Breast Feeding:

Pregnant women should use tryptomer tablets only if the benefit outweighs the risk associated with the application. This medicine can have harmful effects on the fetus. While this drug should not be used by lactating women. Therefore, it is recommended that you consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

How It Work?

Tryptomer inhibits the mechanism of the membrane pump, which is responsible for the absorption of norepinephrine and serotonin in adrenergic and serotonergic neurons. It basically controls brain chemicals that are unbalanced in patients with mental illness and depression.

Dose

Dosage for Nocturnal enuresis (Bedwetting)

Usual recommended dose for Children aged 12-16 years are between 25 and 50 mg, preferably one hour before bedtime.

The usual recommended dose for children aged 6 to 10 years is 10 to 20 mg, preferably one hour before bedtime.

The duration of therapy should not exceed 3 months.

Dosage for depression

The usual recommended dose for adolescents (children over 16 years of age) is 30-75 mg daily or in divided doses, preferably at bedtime.

The usual recommended dose for adults is 50-75 mg daily in divided doses or as a single dose at night. If necessary, the dosage can be slowly increased to 150 mg per day.

The usual recommendation The dose for the elderly is 30-75 mg daily or in divided doses, preferably at bedtime.

Dosage for Migraine

The usual recommended initial dose for adults is 10 mg at bedtime. While the maintenance dose is 50 to 75 mg.

Dosage for Neuropathic Pain

The usual starting dose for adults is 10 to 25 mg, then the dose can be slowly increased to 75 mg daily, as needed.

Take the missed dose as soon as you remember it. However, when it is almost time for the next scheduled dose, the missed dose should be omitted. Contact your doctor if an overdose is suspected.

Take Tryptomer Tablet according to the instructions in the prescription and the manual that comes with the medicine. Take the exact dose you have prescribed.

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