Q: What should I discuss with my healthcare expert before taking Milnacipran?
Inform the doctor about your detailed medical & surgical history
Inform your physician if you have any of the following conditions -
Heart disease, high BP
Blood cell disorder e.g. sickle cell or haemophilia
Low sodium levels in the body
Problems in urination
If you drink alcohol
If you are taking blood thinners, e.g. warfarin
If you are pregnant, lactating or planning a pregnancy
Q: How is this medicine removed from the body?
A: About 58% of medicine is removed through urine.
Q: How long this medicine stays in the body after taking it?
A: Half-life of this medicine is around 8-10 hours; hence, it can stay up to 16-20 hours in the body.