Mytrip 10 MG Description
Mytrip is a prescription medication. It contains Amitriptyline, which belongs to a group of medications called tricyclic antidepressants. It is used in the treatment of major depressive disorders, ma
nagement of neuropathic pain and migraine. Depression is a condition characterised by a pervasive low mood. Patients present with complaints like feeling low, decreased motivation, feelings of hopelessness and dread, and loss of interest in daily activities. This can happen due to changes in the chemical messengers in the brain, such as serotonin and dopamine. These are long term changes and take several months of continuous treatment for improvement. Mytrip should be taken regularly for the entire duration prescribed. The tablet should not be abruptly started or stopped, as it may cause a relapse of symptoms, withdrawal symptoms and worsening of an underlying condition. Taking the tablet at the same time every day is advisable for the best results.
|You Save||₹14.25 (15% on MRP)|
|Uses||Treatment of Depression, Neuropathic Pain, and Migraine|
|Side effects||Constipation, Urinary Retention, Weight Gain, Confusion, Orthostatic Hypotension, Tiredness, Blurred Vision, Dryness in Mouth|
Uses of Mytrip 10 MG
- Treatment of Major Depressive Disorder
- Treatment of Neuropathic pain (pain that occurs due to damage to the nervous system)
- Treatment of Migraines
Contraindications of Mytrip 10 MG
- If you are hypersensitive reactions to this medication or its inactive ingredients.
- If you’ve a recent history of heart conditions such as irregular heart rhythm or myocardial infarction (heart attack).
- If you have angle-closure glaucoma (a condition associated with elevated pressure in the eyes).
- If you have epilepsy/ seizure disorders.
- If you are below 12 years of age.
- If you are an adolescent and young adult <24 years of age, you should use it cautiously as it may increase suicidal ideation.
- It is preferable to stop this tablet before elective surgery to reduce the chances of interaction with anaesthetic agents.
Side effects of Mytrip 10 MG
- Weight Gain
- Urinary retention
- Orthostatic hypotension (sudden lowering of blood pressure on standing up)
- Blurred vision
- Increased heart rate (tachycardia)
- Increased risk of fractures
Precautions and Warnings of Mytrip 10 MG
Other General Warnings
- You are taking any other medications. This tablet interacts with many other medications that use the same metabolic enzymes.
- You face any discomfort or sudden mood changes.
Mode of Action of Mytrip 10 MG
How Does It Work?
Directions for Use of Mytrip 10 MG
- Mytrip should be taken as prescribed by the treating physician.
- It is recommended to take this medication regularly for optimal pharmacological effects of this medication.
- Swallow this tablet as a whole. Do not crush, chew or break.
- It is recommended to finish the full course of this medication as prescribed by your treating doctor. Abrupt stoppage of the medicine can cause withdrawal side effects.
- This medication may require 2-4 weeks for onset of action. Do not increase the dose without explicit advice of your treating physician.`
Interactions of Mytrip 10 MG
Interactions with other medicines
- This medication affects the heart rhythm and should not be used in addition to other medicines with the same effect, as it may result in potentially life-threatening conditions. Examples include astemizole, cisapride, etc....
- This medication should not be used along with MAOIs (Monoamine oxidase inhibitors) or within 14 days of the use of MAOIs. Examples of MAOIs include Isocarboxazid.
- This medication should not be used with other medicines known to increase serotonin levels, like isocarboxazid, as it may result in a potentially fatal condition.
- This medication should not be used with alcohol or other CNS depressants.
- This medication should not be mixed with opioid medications such as tramadol or morphine or benzodiazepines such as alprazolam.
Interactions with food items
- This medication can be taken with or without food.