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Morex 150mg Tablets

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Morex 150 MG Description

Morex Tablet is a prescription medication that is used for the management of Depression and Social Phobia. Depression is a mental disorder characterised by episodes of sadness, mood swings, loss of i

nterest, hopelessness etc. Social phobia is anxiety characterised by episodes of fear, worry, and nervousness in social situations. Morex Tablet contains Moclobemide as an active ingredient. Moclobemide is an antidepressant that belongs to the monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) class of medication. Morex Tablet should be taken after the doctor’s consultation. Many unwanted effects are associated with this medicine, so dosage must be carefully monitored. Headache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dry Mouth, Confusion, and Drowsiness are some of the side effects of Morex Tablets. Do not stop taking Morex Tablets suddenly without consulting your doctor, as it can cause clinical worsening of your condition or may lead to withdrawal symptoms.

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Product Summary

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ContainsMoclobemide(150.0 Mg)
UsesDepression
Side effectsHeadache, Nausea, Vomiting, Dry Mouth, Confusion, Drowsiness, Insomnia
TherapyANTI-DEPRESSANT
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uses

Uses of Morex 150 MG

  • As per CDSCO, the Morex Tablet is used for:
  • Management of Depression
contraindications

Contraindications of Morex 150 MG

  • If you are allergic to any of the components of the Morex Tablet, i.e. Moclobemide.
  • If you are already using other antidepressants or anti-anxiety or sedative medications.
  • If you have an adrenal gland tumour.
  • If you have lactose intolerance.
  • If you have liver or kidney disease.
  • If you have a thyroid disorder.
  • If you have a heart condition.
  • If you are pregnant or lactating.
sideEffects

Side effects of Morex 150 MG

  • Headache
  • Nausea
  • Vomiting
  • Dry Mouth
  • Confusion
  • Drowsiness
  • Insomnia
precautionsAndWarnings

Precautions and Warnings of Morex 150 MG

pregnancy

Pregnancy

Q:
Can I take Morex Tablet during pregnancy?
A:
Morex Tablets are not recommended during pregnancy. Some research studies have shown harmful effects of the medicines on the developing baby. Pregnant women are advised to take Morex Tablet only if their doctor recommends it.
breastfeeding

Breast Feeding

Q:
Can I take a Morex Tablet while breastfeeding?
A:
Morex Tablet is not recommended for breastfeeding mothers. Studies show it gets excreted into breast milk and can harm the baby. Discuss the potential risks and benefits of taking this medicine with your doctor.
driving

Driving

Q:
Can I drive if I have taken Morex Tablet?
A:
Morex Tablets may cause side effects that could affect your ability to drive. This tablet may cause dizziness, lethargy and lightheadedness. Do not drive if you are experiencing these side effects after taking Morex Tablet.
alcohol

Alcohol

Q:
Can I consume alcohol with the Morex Tablet?
A:
Avoid Alcohol consumption with a Morex Tablet. It increases the severity of side effects like drowsiness, dizziness, blurred vision, lethargy etc. It also worsens the condition of the disease for which you are taking this tablet.
otherGeneralWarnings

Other General Warnings

Talk to your doctor if
  • You have any allergic reactions to Morex Tablet.
  • You are taking other prescription medications, herbal products, vitamins and nutritional supplements you are taking or planning to take as there is a chance of Drug Interaction.
  • You experience any self-harming thoughts or suicidal ideation.
  • You notice sudden vision changes.
  • You experience severe side effects persistently.
  • You have a history of mild or severe liver and kidney disease; this medicine may need a dose adjustment.
  • You are pregnant or planning a pregnancy during the course of this medicine.
  • You are using any ayurvedic/ herbal medicines, vitamins, and other health supplements.
modeOfAction

Mode of Action of Morex 150 MG

How Does It Work?

Morex Tablet contains Moclobemide -150mg as an active ingredient. Moclobemide works by blocking the action of a chemical substance known as monoamine oxidase A (MAO-A) in the nervous system. Monoa...
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directionsForUse

Directions for Use of Morex 150 MG

  • Take the Morex Tablet as prescribed by the physician.
  • Take it on a regular schedule, preferably at the same time every day.
  • Take the whole tablet orally with a glass of water. Do not chew or break this medicine.
  • Do not take Morex Tablets with other medications without consulting your doctor.
  • Morex Tablets can be taken with or without food or as prescribed by the doctor.
  • Don’t stop taking Morex Tablets suddenly, as it may lead to withdrawal side effects.
  • Don’t exceed the dosage of Morex Tablet on your own, even if you cannot feel its effects.
interactions

Interactions of Morex 150 MG

Interactions with other medicines

  • Antidepressants like venlafaxine, fluoxetine, fluvoxamine, clomipramine, citalopram, escitalopram, lithium, triptans, buspirone, amphetamines, tramadol, and tryptophan are strictly contraindicated wit...
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  • Morex Tablet should not be given with antiarrhythmics, cisapride, macrolide antibiotics, antihistamines, or certain diuretics as they affect the metabolism of Morex Tablet, leading to side effects.
  • Morex Tablet interaction with NSAIDs, Aspirin, and other medications which affect coagulation may increase the risk of bleeding and bruising.

Interactions with food items

  • You should avoid consuming foods that are high in tyramine, such as aged cheese, cured meats, yeast-extract spreads and soy products. Morex Tablet may also interact with Herbal supplements like St. Jo...
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storageAndDisposal

Storage and disposal of Morex 150 MG

Store Morex Tablet away from sunlight in a cool and dry spot. Make sure that medication is out of reach from children and pet animals. Keep your tablets in their original packing until it is time to t...
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dosage

Dosage of Morex 150 MG

Overdose

Overdose of Morex Tablet can result in nausea, extreme drowsiness, high blood pressure, agitation, confusion, decreased reflexes, loss of memory, convulsions (seizures) etc. If you experience any of t...
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Missed a Dose

If you’ve missed a dose of the Morex Tablet, take it as you remember. If it's already time to take the next scheduled dose, take the next scheduled dose and skip the missed one. Do not double doses as...
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Content Details

WRITTEN BY
doctor

Dr. Zishan Ahmad

Final year MBBS Student

REVIEWED BY
doctor

Dr. Vijay Y

MBBS, MD in Clinical Pharmacology

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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Q: Are there any alternatives to the Morex Tablet?

A: Yes, there are medications from more than 20 antidepressants classes available. Although all antidepressants classes of medicine have broadly similar therapeutic effects, they differ in the side effects they produce. Psychological therapies like CBT (cognitive behavioural therapy) can also help in some types of depression, either as an alternative to medication or alongside it.

Q: How long do I need to take the Morex Tablet before seeing improvement in my symptoms?

A: Morex Tablet is to be taken until you see an improvement in your health conditions. However, It usually takes between 4 to 6 weeks before you see improvement in your symptoms. Once you're feeling better, you are advised to take this medicine for several more months to prevent the symptoms from returning.

Q: Does suddenly stopping the consumption of Morex Tablet lead to withdrawal symptoms?

A: Yes, suddenly stopping the consumption of Morex Tablet causes withdrawal symptoms, including agitation, nausea, tremor, confusion, diarrhoea, vomiting, and sweating. Consult your doctor before stopping the consumption of the Morex Tablet, as doses need to be tapered slowly to avoid unwanted side effects.
Product Details
Brand
MOREX
Expires on or After
06/03/2023
Last Updated on: 11 Apr 2022 | 08:58 AM (IST)
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