Class: Antidepressants: Other (CNS agents)
Mechanism of Action:
Molecular Formulae: C19H29NO2.HCL = 313.5
Precautions: Hypersensitivity. concurrent use of mao inhibitors. alcohol. hypertension. heart diseases.
Indications/Uses: Inhibitor of noradrenaline and serotonin reuptake, used in depression; 75mg in 2 or 3 doses daily with meals, then adjusted as needed.
Interactions: Increased effect: mao inhibitors, ssris, amphetamines.
Side Effects: Nausea. insomnia. headache. drowsiness. dyspnoea. dizziness. weakness. rash. diaphoresis.