Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride)
What is Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride) used for?
Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride) is an antidepressant. This drug is commonly known as a tetracyclic antidepressant. It works by acting on nerve cells in the brain, while also blocking certain receptors in the brain that help to bind released serotonin. By doing this, the positive effects of any released noradrenaline and serotonin are prolonged, which in turn helps to treat the negative emotions caused by depression.
How should I use Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride)?
Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride) tablets are taken orally. Patients should consult their physician before taking this medication, so that the correct dosage required to treat their condition can be prescribed. The exact dosage varies, depending on the condition being treated. You should never exceed the dosage prescribed to you by your physician.
What are the side effects of Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride)?
Some side effects which have been reported by patients taking Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride) include:
Other side effects include fluid retention, edema, breast tenderness or production of breast milk. Consult your physician immediately if any side effects persist or worsen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Depnon (Mianserin Hydrochloride). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
This drug should not be taken by patients who have taken a monoamine oxidase inhibitor antidepressant (MAOI) within the last two weeks.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have any allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.