PROTHIADEN 50MG contain Dosulepin which belongs to a group of medicine called tricyclic antidepressants. It is used to treat depression and can also help reduce feelings of anxiety. Depression is a mood disorder that cause persistent feeling of sadness and loss of interest. Anxiety is a mental health disorder characterised by feeling of worry, anxiety, or fear. It increases the levels of chemical messengers in the brain that help in regulating the mood and treat depression.
Always take PROTHIADEN 50MG exactly as your doctor has told you. This medicine must be taken with or without food. The common side effects are dry mouth, blurred vision, dizziness, constipation, sedation, difficulty in passing urine. Do not drive or operate any machine while taking this medicine as it may cause drowsiness. This medicine is strictly not recommended for use in children and adolescents under 18 years. Before taking this medicine tell your doctor if you have ever had kidney disease, heart disease, liver problems. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should consult their doctor before taking this medicine.