Composition for Amitop 50 mg Tablet SR
- Uses of Amitop Tablet SR
Amitop 50 mg Tablet SR is used for preventive treatment of migraine,neuropathic pain and depression. It is used in patients intolerant of or unresponsive to alternative treatment options for depression.
- Amitop Tablet SR side effects
Side Effects of Amitop are Sleepiness, Blurred vision, Increased heart rate, Dryness in mouth, Constipation, Weight gain, Difficulty in urination, Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing).
- How to use Amitop Tablet SR
Take this medicine in the dose and duration as advised by your doctor. Swallow it as a whole. Do not chew, crush or break it. Amitop 50 mg Tablet SR may be taken with or without food, but it is better to take it at a fixed time.
- How Amitop Tablet SR works
Amitop 50 mg Tablet SR is a tricyclic antidepressant. It works by increasing the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating mood and treat depression. It also stops the movement of pain signals from nerves to the brain thereby relieving neuropathic pain (pain from damaged nerves).