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moclobemide-oral tablet

GENERIC NAME: MOCLOBEMIDE - ORAL TABLET (mow-KLO-bem-ide)

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USES: This medication is used in the treatment of depression. It belongs to a class of drugs known as MAO inhibitors.

HOW TO USE: Take this medication by mouth immediately after meals as prescribed. Your dose may be adjusted gradually during the first weeks of therapy to find the dose just right for you. Follow dosing instructions closely. Do not take this more often, increase your dose or stop taking this without first consulting your doctor.

SIDE EFFECTS: This medication may initially cause dizziness, nervousness, mild headache, trouble sleeping and nausea as your body adjusts to the medication. Other side effects reported include sweating, loss of appetite, dry mouth, anxiety or blurred vision. If any of these effects continue or become bothersome, inform your doctor. To avoid dizziness and lightheadedness when rising from a seated or lying position, get up slowly. Notify your doctor if you develop: rapid/pounding/irregular heartbeat, stomach pain, chest pain, sudden and severe headache, stiff neck, confusion, disorientation, slurred speech, behavioral changes, fever, skin rash. If you notice other effects not listed above, contact your doctor or pharmacist.




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