It is used in the treatment of depression and associated symptoms like lack of interest, mood changes, and despair. It is also used to treat sleep disorders.
Prothiaden Tablets 25mg 10X10's
Drowsiness, Shaking and trembling of arms and feet, Increase/decrease in libido, Constipation, Nausea or Vomiting, Excessive sweating, Dry mouth
Patient with Heart Attack, Manic phase of bipolar disorder and Liver disease
This medicine should be used with caution in patients having a liver disease or an impairment of normal liver function due to the potential for severe adverse effects in such patients.
Use of this medicine may cause a fall in the blood pressure, and hence, caution is advised. It may also cause dizziness and fainting if you get up from a sitting position suddenly.
Use of this medicine can cause moderate to severe sedation and impairment of physical abilities. You should avoid work that requires a high level of mental alertness while using this medicine.
This medicine is not recommended for use in breastfeeding women unless absolutely necessary. Your doctor may prescribe a suitable alternative that is safer to use. If this medicine is prescribed, close monitoring of the infant for any undesired effects is necessary.
Please consult your doctor when taking this medicine if you are pregnant.
Some drugs that may interact with drug are Cisapride, Flavoxate, Hydrochlorothiazide, Selegiline, Chlorpromazine, Phenobarbital, Diazepam, Guanethidine and Ephedrine.