About Trazonil 100 Tablet
TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET belongs to a group of medications called ‘antidepressants’ used to treat all types of depression. It can also be used to treat depression associated with anxiety (a mental disorder characterized by a persistent feeling of worry or fear). Depression is a mood disorder that affects a person’s daily life described as feelings of sadness, loss, or anger. This condition can also be accompanied by anxiety. Both conditions have similar symptoms and can be treated similarly.
TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET contains ‘trazodone’ which belongs to the class of ‘antidepressants’. Trazodone works by increasing serotonin and noradrenaline (chemicals present in the brain) and reducing symptoms of depression. Low levels of serotonin and noradrenaline lead to depression symptoms.
TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET is available in the form of tablets. You should take this medicine exactly as prescribed by your doctor. TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET may cause side-effects such as nausea, vomiting, indigestion, and drowsiness. These side-effects usually go away without requiring any treatment. However, if any of these side-effects persist or get worse, consult a doctor immediately.
TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET is not recommended to take TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET if you are allergic to Trazodone or any content of it, recently had a heart attack, are alcoholic, and have been taking sleeping pills. TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET should not be used in children and adolescents below 18 years as it may cause suicidal thoughts and worsen depression. Before taking TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET, inform your doctor if you have seizures (fits), severe liver, kidney, or heart problems, hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid), urination problems, glaucoma (an eye disease), and schizophrenia or other mental disorders. Also, inform your doctor if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Elderly patients may require dose adjustments. Avoid taking alcohol, as it can cause excessive drowsiness. TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET may cause drowsiness, so avoid driving or operating heavy machinery if you feel drowsy.
Uses of Trazonil 100 Tablet
TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET contains ‘trazodone’ which belongs to the class of ‘antidepressants’. It is an effective and well-tolerated antidepressant. It works by restoring the chemicals ‘serotonin’ and ‘noradrenaline’ in the brain, which are essential to improve mood and energy levels. It can also reduce anxiety. It causes drowsiness as a side-effect. So, it can also induce sleep in patients with depression associated with insomnia (sleeplessness).
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Side Effects of Trazonil 100 Tablet
In-Depth Precautions and Warning
TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET may cause suicidal thoughts and worsen depression or anxiety when used in children and adolescents below 18. TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET is also used with caution in young adults who have previously had suicidal thoughts. If you notice thoughts of harming yourself while using this medicine, consult a doctor immediately. Do not stop taking TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET even if you feel better without your doctor’s advice. Abrupt stopping this medicine may cause withdrawal symptoms such as sleep problems, irritability, and excessive sweating. The doctor may gradually reduce the dose of this medicine before stopping to avoid withdrawal reactions.
Drug-Drug interactions: TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET may interact with other antidepressant medicines (tranylcypromine, phenelzine, isocarboxazid, amitriptyline, fluoxetine, and hypericum perforatum), medicines used to treat Parkinson’s disease (selegiline and levodopa), muscle relaxants or pain killers, sleeping pills, medicines used to treat fits (carbamazepine and phenytoin), a medicine used to treat high blood pressure (clonidine), a medicine used to treat heart disease (digoxin), antifungal agents (ketoconazole and itraconazole), medicines used to treat HIV (ritonavir and indinavir), an antibiotic (erythromycin), anticoagulant (warfarin), and medicines used to treat psychosis (chlorpromazine, fluphenazine, levomepromazine, and perphenazine).
Drug-Food interactions: Avoid alcohol while using TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET as it may increase the risk of side-effects.
Drug-Disease interactions: TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET should not be patients with heart failure and alcoholic abuse. TRAZONIL 100MG TABLET should be used with caution in patients with fits, severe liver, heart, or kidney failure, overactive thyroid, urination problems, glaucoma (an eye condition), and psychosis or other mental disorders.