Trazonil (Trazodone HCL)
What is Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) used for?
Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) is an antidepressant used in the treatment of depression, anxiety disorders, insomnia and also to treat chronic pain. This medication works by increasing the activity of a natural substance known as serotonin in the brain, which helps to maintain mental balance. Some studies have suggested that there might be some benefits of using this drug to treat a variety of other conditions, such as schizophrenia, OCD, fibromyalgia and other illnesses.
How should I use Trazonil (Trazodone HCL)?
Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) comes in the form of tablets, which are to be taken orally. Adults taking this drug may be told to take this medication 1 to 2 times daily. It is common for physicians to prescribe a low dosage to begin with, and to gradually increase the dosage over time. Patients should note that it is essential to consult their physician before taking this medication, as the exact dosage required may vary, depending on the condition being treated. You should only use this medication as directed by your physician, and never exceed the dosage prescribed to you. It may take up to 4 weeks before the full effects of this drug are noticed. Patients should never suddenly cease taking this medication as this may cause withdrawal symptoms.
What are the side effects of Trazonil (Trazodone HCL)?
Patients should consult their physician immediately if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if they notice a ringing noise in their ears, shakiness, chest pain, pain in the limbs, shortness of breath, severe abdominal pain or seizures.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Trazonil (Trazodone HCL). 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.
Consult your physician immediately if you experience a painful or prolonged erection lasting more than 4 hours.
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.