FAQs ABOUT NORTIMER 10 TABLET
What is NORTIMER 10 TABLET used for?
NORTIMER 10 TABLET is used in the treatment of depression for restoring the chemical imbalance in the brain and enhances mood and behavior.
Is NORTIMER 10 TABLET good for nerve pain?
NORTIMER 10 TABLET relieves persistent pain by increasing the amount of specific chemical substances in the nervous system, reducing pain messages arriving in the brain. It is especially good for nerve pain, such as burning, shooting, or stabbing pain, and for pain that keeps you awake at night.
Can NORTIMER 10 TABLET cause liver damage?
Yes, NORTIMER 10 TABLET can cause inflammation of the liver, resulting in yellowing of your skin or whites of your eyes, dark urine, pale stools, tiredness, fever, nausea, weakness, drowsiness, and abdominal pain, along with test results showing abnormal liver function. If you experience these symptoms, consult your doctor immediately.
Is NORTIMER 10 TABLET safe for elderly?
Yes, NORTIMER 10 TABLET is recommended for treating depression in older patients. The dose and duration of the medicine will be decided by the doctor. However, consult your doctor before taking the medicine.
Can NORTIMER 10 TABLET cause weight gain?
Yes, taking NORTIMER 10 TABLET of low-modest doses for long term can cause considerable weight gain and significantly interfere with the ability to provide long-term maintenance therapy. If you find any difficulty, please consult your doctor.
Can I take opioids with NORTIMER 10 TABLET?
Consult your doctor before taking any other medicine along with NORTIMER 10 TABLET. Opioids may interact with NORTIMER 10 TABLET and you may experience symptoms like uncontrollable rhythmic contractions of muscles, including eye muscles, agitation, hallucinations, too much sweating, shaking, increased muscle tension, or body temperature above 38°C. Inform your doctor if you experience any of these.
Is NORTIMER 10 TABLET safe to use in pregnancy?
The safety of NORTIMER 10 TABLET for use during pregnancy has not been established. Before taking this medicine, inform your doctor if you are pregnant, think you may be pregnant or are planning to get pregnant.
Can I take NORTIMER 10 TABLET while driving?
NORTIMER 10 TABLET may affect alertness. Drive or use heavy machinery cautiously until you’re aware of how this medicine affects you. If you feel this medicine affect your ability to drive or use machines, inform your doctor immediately.
What if I forget to take a dose of NORTIMER 10 TABLET?
If you forget to take a dose of NORTIMER 10 TABLET, take it as soon as you remember. Do not take the medicine twice to make up for the forgotten dose. Inform your doctor if you have missed several doses.
Can I stop taking NORTIMER 10 TABLET?
Do not stop taking NORTIMER 10 TABLET or change the dose without telling your doctor first.
If you suddenly stop taking the medicine, you may feel nauseous, have a headache or feel generally unwell.
Can NORTIMER 10 TABLET cause nausea?
Yes. NORTIMER 10 TABLET may interfere with liver function and cause nausea and other side effects. If you feel nauseous, take this medicine with, or just after meals. Stick to simple meals. Avoid eating oily or spicy foods. Consult your doctor if you persistently feel sick.