What is Trima (Moclobemide) used for?
Trima (Mocolobemide) is an antidepressant that is effective in the treatment of depression, social anxiety and panic disorder. This medication contains the active ingredient mocolobemide, which is a type of drug known as a reversible monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI).
How should I use Trima (Moclobemide)?
Trima (Mocolobemide) comes in the form of tablets, which should be taken orally after eating. It is common for patients to be prescribed a low dosage when they first start taking this drug, such as 300mg daily, in 2 separate doses, which may either be increased to 600mg per day or decreased to 150mg per day, depending on the patient's response to treatment. However, patients should be aware that the exact dosage prescribed may vary, depending on the condition being treated. Patients should always consult their physician before taking this medication so that the correct dosage can be prescribed, and never increase or decrease their dosage, or discontinue taking this medication unless directed to do so by their physician.
What are the side effects of Trima (Moclobemide)?
Patients may notice some side effects while taking Trima (Mocolobemide) such as:
Patients should immediately consult their physician if any of these side effects persist or worsen, or if they notice a fast pounding heartbeat, abdominal pain, pain in the chest, stiffness in the neck, slurred speech, changes in behavior or fever.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Trima (Mocolobemide). 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 any thoughts of suicide.
Your physician may instruct you on special dietary requirements while using this drug. Follow the instructions of your physician at all times.
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.