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Perphenazine-Amitriptyline

amitriptyline-perphenazine
Amitriptyline is a tricyclic antidepressant. Perphenazine is a phenothiazine (feen-oh-THYE-a-zeen). Amitriptyline and perphenazine is a combination medicine used to treat depression, anxiety, and agitation. Amitriptyline and perphenazine may also be used for purposes not listed in this medication guide.
CHEMICAL NAME
amitriptyline-perphenazine
DRUG TYPE
psychotherapeutic combinations

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Frequently Asked Questions

You should not take this medicine if you have if you recently had a heart attack, or if you have recently used alcohol, sedatives, tranquilizers, or other narcotic medications. Amitriptyline and perphenazine is not approved for use in older adults with dementia-related psychosis.

Do not use this medicine if you have used an MAO inhibitor in the past 14 days, such as isocarboxazid, linezolid, methylene blue injection, phenelzine, rasagiline, selegiline, or tranylcypromine.

Some young people have thoughts about suicide when first taking an antidepressant. Stay alert to changes in your mood or symptoms. Report any new or worsening symptoms to your doctor.

Call your doctor at once if you have twitching or uncontrollable movements of your eyes, lips, tongue, face, arms, or legs. These could be early signs of dangerous side effects.

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Generic Examples Supplied As Strength
Perphenazine-Amitriptyline tablet 10 mg-2 mg10 mg-4 mg25 mg-2 mg25 mg-4 mg50 mg-4 mg

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