Clomipramine Hydrochloride Tablets MANUFACTURERS SUPPLIERS - THIRD PARTY CONTRACT MANUFACTURING - PCD PHARMA FRANCHISE
CLOMITAB – 25
Clomipramine Hydrochloride Tablets come with the brand name “CLOMITAB – 25” and belongs to a class of drugs called ‘antidepressant’ used to treat obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), depression, panic, and anxiety disorder. OCD is a mental disorder with symptoms such as excessive thoughts or ideas (obsessions), leading to repetitive behaviors (compulsions). Depression is a mood disorder associated with symptoms such as sadness, unable to sleep properly or enjoy life as you used to do. Panic or anxiety disorder is linked to anxiety with sudden feelings of unnecessary fear or worries even when there is no danger in reality. It contains Clomipramine which works by increasing the activity of serotonin and noradrenaline (chemical messengers) in the brain involved in regulating mood, behavior, and emotions. Thereby, this composition helps relieve depression, lighten the mood, and relieve anxiety symptoms such as fear and panic.
Is this medicine used to treat panic disorder?
Yes, it may be used to treat panic disorder by reducing fear. However, please consult a doctor before using a tablet.
Can I take this tablet with buprenorphine?
You are not recommended to take it with buprenorphine as co-administration of these medicines may lead to a severe condition called ‘serotonin syndrome’ and cause symptoms such as blurred vision, stomach cramps, fits, diarrhea, hallucination, extreme changes in blood pressure, confusion, excessive sweating, increased heart rate, fever, shivering or shaking, tremor, incoordination, muscle spasm or stiffness. However, please consult a doctor before taking it with other medicines.
Does this medicine cause self-harming thoughts?
Yes, it may cause self-harming or suicidal thoughts, especially in patients aged less than 25 years or who have a history of self-harming thoughts. Therefore, please consult a doctor immediately if you experience any such thoughts while taking it.
Does this tablet cause impotence (erectile dysfunction)?
This composition may cause impotence (inability to maintain an erection) in males and may decrease sexual desire (libido) in both men and women. However, if you experience any such problems while taking it, please consult a doctor immediately.
How long does it take for the tablet to work?
It takes about 2 weeks or longer usually for this tablet to work. However, it is recommended to use it for as long as your doctor has prescribed it for you.
Does this composition cause weight gain?
Yes, this tablet may cause weight gain due to an increase in appetite. Regular exercise and a healthy diet are recommended while taking it to maintain proper body weight. However, if you notice any major changes in weight, please consult a doctor.