Typlin (Sterkem) 25 mg Tablet

Manufactured by Sterkem
Composition: Amitriptyline
Prescription Required: Yes

Description

Typlin (Sterkem) 25 mg Tablet is an effective medicine, used to treat depression. It belongs to a class of medicines known as tricyclic antidepressants. It acts by altering the levels of certain chemicals in the brain.

Highlights

Commonly asked questions for Typlin (Sterkem) 25 mg Tablet

Onset of action

The effect of this medicine can be observed within 3-6 weeks of administration.

Duration of effect

The effect of this medicine lasts for an average duration of 4-7 weeks after onset of action. However, it is subject to variation based on a patient's response to the medicine after administration.

Safe with alcohol?

moderate

You should restrict or minimize the use of alcohol while taking this medicine. Symptoms like sleepiness, excessive sweating, muscle stiffness and change in pulse should be reported to the doctor on priority.

Is it habit forming?

No habit forming tendencies were reported.

Usage in pregnancy?

This medicine should be used by pregnant women only when the benefits outweigh the risk associated with usage. This medicine can cause harmful effects on fetus. Hence, you are advised to consult your doctor before taking this medicine.

Usage while breast-feeding?

This medicine should not be used by women who are breastfeeding. If it is absolutely necessary to take this medicine then you should stop breastfeeding. Consult your doctor before using this medicine.

Substitutes

List of substitutes for Typlin (Sterkem) 25 mg Tablet

Below is the list of medicines, which have the same composition, strength and form as Typlin (Sterkem) 25 mg Tablet , and hence can be used as its substitute.

Amit 25 MG TabletOrchid Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Amitone 25 MG TabletIntas Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Amitor 25 MG TabletTorrent Pharmaceuticals Ltd
Sarotena 25 MG TabletLundbeck India Private Limited
Triptova 25 MG TabletAlkem Laboratories Ltd

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