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Buy Tofranil



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100 Coated Tablet
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(Generic alternative to Tofranil)

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90 Tablet


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What is Tofranil/Imipramine used for?

Tofranil is used to treat children over the age of 6 who have bedwetting issues and is also used to treat depression in adults.

How should Tofranil/Imipramine be stored?

Store at a relatively cool temperature (59 to 86 degrees Fahrenheit).

General drug information:

General Medication Information

When should Tofranil/Imipramine not be taken?

If you have allergies to Tofranil or any of the ingredients of this medication do not take it. If you have any heart conditions or are taking MAIO's (monoamine oxidase inhibitors) or have had a recent small heart attack do not take Tofranil.

What precautions should I follow when taking Tofranil/Imipramine?

Prior to using Tofranil inform your health care provider if you are pregnant, planning on becoming pregnant, breastfeeding, or are taking any other medications. If you are planning on having surgery soon or have any other health issues, inform your doctor before using this medication.

What special warning(s) should I be aware of when taking Tofranil/Imipramine?

Use this drug with tremendous care in patients with a past of convulsive disorders and other predisposing factors, e.g., brain damage of varying etiology, concomitant use of neuroleptics, alcoholism and withdrawal from alcohol, and concomitant use with other drugs that lower the seizure threshold.

What are the side effects of Tofranil/Imipramine?

Severe: Heart attack; heart rhythm problems; heart block; stroke; mania or hypomania; heart failure.

Common: Nausea; vomiting; constipation; stomach pain; unusual taste in mouth; stomach cramps; black tongue; appetite loss; dry mouth; diarrhea; confusion; seizures; anxiety; weakness; drowsiness; nightmares; fatigue; headache; incoordination; dizziness; p

Other: skin rash, urticaria. Isolated cases: petechiae, itching, photosensitization (avoid excessive exposure to sunlight), edema (general or of face and tongue), drug fever, obstructive jaundice, nasal congestion, alopecia, allergic alveolitis (pneumonia

How should I take Tofranil/Imipramine?

Take Tofranil exactly as prescribed to you by your doctor. Even after the symptoms are controlled the medication may need to be taken for quite a few more months to ensure that the patient will not relapse. When this medication is being used for bedwetting in children it should be administered 1 hour before bedtime. There are exceptions from this though, so please consult your doctor on what time you should give the child Tofranil to ensure its maximum results. Avoid taking Tofranil with alcohol or other medications including pain relievers, sedatives, antihistamines, as it may increase the symptoms of the medication. Notify your doctor if you develop a fever or sore throat. Lab tests may be required. Be sure to keep appointments. Diabetic patients may experience loss of glucose control. Be prepared to monitor blood sugar more often. Supervise the medicine carefully at home. Do not stop taking this medicine without checking with your health care provider. Patients with previous medical conditions should talk with their health care provider before taking this medicine. Do not take more medicine than is prescribed unless advised to do so by your health care provider. Do not take any other over-the-counter or prescription medications without talking with your health care provider. If a dose is missed, take it as soon as possible. If several hours have passed or if it is nearing time for the next dose, do not double the dose to catch up, unless advised by your health care provider. If more than one dose is missed, contact your health care provider or pharmacist. If you have and questions or concerns, contact your health care provider for further information.

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