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What is the definition or description of: Surmontil (trimipramine) overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Surmontil (trimipramine) overdose?

Surmontil OD: Per Drugs. Com Surmontil (trimipramine) overdose symptoms may include "extreme drowsiness, vomiting, dilated pupils, stiff muscles, fever, feeling cold, or fainting." See: https://www. Drugs. Com/mtm/surmontil. Html ...Read more

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Trimipramine (Definition)

Trimipramine is a tertiary amine tricyclic which is a kind of tricyclic type drug (serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibiting ...Read more


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What's a dangerous dose or overdose of surmontil (trimipramine)?

What's a dangerous dose or overdose of surmontil (trimipramine)?

Overdose: If considering an overdose of any medication -- not just surmontil (trimipramine) -- please see a psychiatrist or other mental health professional. This inclination may signify a serious condition that needs treatment. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for surmontil (trimipramine) overdose?

What is the treatment for surmontil (trimipramine) overdose?

Supportive Treatment: Whenever someone intentionally or unintentionally overdoses with any medication, it is an emergency. The individual should be brought to the emergency room immediately. Life support measures are given as necessary. Side effects are treated and managed until they resolve. Then a psychiatric eval once medical stability achieved. If suicidal involuntary hospitalization. If accidental determine cause. ...Read more

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What's a usual dose of surmontil (trimipramine)?

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Surmontil (trimipramine): In adults, 75-150mg. Per day.

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Can surmontil (trimipramine) be taken for hot flushes?

Can surmontil (trimipramine) be taken for hot flushes?

Not usually: Surmontil (trimipramine) is not a usual medication for hot flushes. Ssri's such as prozac, paxil, and Lexapro are, though. Effexor (venlafaxine) has also been shown to have effectiveness. ...Read more

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Is generic trimipramine the same as name brand surmontil?

Yes: Check with your physician or pharmacist about reliable sources of generics. ...Read more

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Been on surmontil (trimipramine) 50 mg. For 12 yrs. Now generic doesn't seem as effective. Is generic the same formulation?

Been on surmontil (trimipramine) 50 mg. For 12 yrs. Now generic doesn't seem as effective. Is generic the same formulation?

Yes and no: Generics must contain the same active ingredient as the branded product, but other ingredients (fillers) or delivery system (capsule vs pill vs gelcap vs specialized release system) may be different. Generics from other countries may not be tested as thoroughly to make certain dose of active ingredient is consistent. Discuss concerns with fp/doc &/or pharmacist. ...Read more

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Can pregnant women take Surmontil (trimipramine)?

Can pregnant women take Surmontil (trimipramine)?

Unknown: We can neither endorse nor prohibit it during pregnancy. Some similar medicines have been studied, but the results are inconclusive. There may be an increase in risk; on the other hand, if it is helpful to the mother, there may be an increase in risk without it. Consider dosage, trimester, risks and benefits, and involvement of the father and obstetrician, in deciding. ...Read more

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Is it contraindicated to take surmontil (trimipramine) and tramadol together?

Is it contraindicated to take surmontil (trimipramine) and tramadol together?

Caution advised: The combination together has an increased risk of low blood pressure episodes, seizures, central nervous system depression, psychomotor impairment, and risk of serotonin syndrome. You should discuss this with your physician and as long as you agree to accept the risk, there is no absolute contraindication to taking them together. ...Read more

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I don't feel the same after taking generic surmontil (trimipramine). I feel more depressed and anxious. Is this normal? Been on generic about a week.

I don't feel the same after taking generic surmontil (trimipramine). I feel more depressed and anxious. Is this normal? Been on generic about a week.

Brand before?: Answer depends on whether you have been taking brand surmontil (trimipramine) previously. But not a pharm answer! The placebo effect is powerful, both positive and negative, it's possible that your worry about generic being less effective is causing you serious anxiety. It's too soon for a pharm effect, if there were one (unlikely). Give it some time--and do some reading on placebo, it will really be helpful. ...Read more

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Aminophylline overdose for children' my kid is 2 years old and took aminophylline 350 instead of 125 for two days twice daily what's longterm sideeffe?

Aminophylline overdose for children' my kid is 2 years old and took aminophylline 350 instead of 125 for two days twice daily what's longterm sideeffe?

Symptoms now??: Aminophyllin at that dosage over the long term can precipitate uncontrollable seizures. If the errror was caught before that ensued, the med would have the effects of irritability, headaches and rapid heart rate. After the level has dropped to normal and or the medication is out of their system, no long term problems are usually seen. As a cousin of caffeine, its effect and side effects r similar. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Children's Motrin (ibuprofen) overdose?

What is the definition or description of: Children's Motrin (ibuprofen) overdose?

Overdose: Technically taking more than the recommended dose per the age or weight of a child is considered an overdose. However, that does not mean that this will make the child ill. I would follow up with the child's pediatrician to discuss an appropriate amount based on the child's weight. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for children's motrin (ibuprofen) overdose?

Activated charcoal: If presenting to the er within 1-2 hours of ingestion, activated charcoal can be administered to reduce absorption. Otherwise, physicians treat the symptoms of advil (ibuprofen) overdose, mainly maintaining cardiac, respiratory, and renal functioning such as IV fluids. ...Read more

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I would like to know what the effects of and overdose of amoxicillin are for a 6 yr old girl? The amoxicillin is for two different children of different ages and my daughter just drank 3bottles that were almost full.

I would like to know what the effects of and overdose of amoxicillin are for a 6 yr old girl? The amoxicillin is for two different children of different ages and my daughter just drank 3bottles that were almost full.

Not much: I agree with Dr McMullen, a call to poison control is worthwhile. I would not expect a real toxic outcome, but there is likely a good chance she will have diarrhea. The antibiotics will also kill off a lot of the "good" bacteria in her intestines, so it is a good idea to start loading her with probiotics to re-establish the gut balance. Also look into how/why she had access and make some changes ...Read more

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I am married in 1 year no children en problem in my health would you eat that type of food can be eat him in my husband and me?

I am married in 1 year no children en problem in my health would you eat that type of food can be eat him in my husband and me?

Chocolate: This is not scientific but neither is having babies! Try anything chocolate. Eat romantic foods. Avoid alcohol and stimulants. Relax. Enjoy being married without children. The more you relax and enjoy your spouse the better your marriage will be and the more prepared you we be to be a parent. You are learning patience and you will need it! OB doctors have solutions for you when wanted ...Read more

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Will my children get mg?

Will my children get mg?

Not necessarily: While about 5% of cases of mg are passed on in families, the majority are not. ...Read more

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Can you overdose without death?

Can you overdose without death?

Of course: Depends entirely upon what the drug being overdosed. This is a ratio, published for most pharmaceuticals, which gives a risk of the amount of drug to cause death. For some drugs like digitalis, it is a low number but for others like darvon, it is very high (meaning you can take a lot). Most overestimate this and suicide attempts with drugs usually fail for this reason. ...Read more

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When is it to late to get children?

When is it to late to get children?

Fertility time: The simple answer is that you can become pregnant as long as you have not entered menopause. Menopause can occur at varying ages but often there is a family tradition for this. You may want to ask your mother or any aunts you have the family history of menopause. ...Read more

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Which type of nurse treats children?

Which type of nurse treats children?

Nurse: A Pediatric Nurse who has done additional training in the field of Pediatrics ...Read more

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Could adult medicine work on children?

Could adult medicine work on children?

Confusing question: Many adult medicines are also used in children. The amount used is often scaled to meet differences in metabolic rate and or size. Some adult medications are not used due to side effects that might cause a variety of toxic side effects in kids. ...Read more

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When do children need health visitors?

When do children need health visitors?

Healthy visits?: I took the liberty to view this as a question about the proper schedule for well visits with your Pediatrician. Hope this helps!

https://www. Nlm. Nih. Gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001928.htm ...Read more

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Do children deal with pain differently?

Do children deal with pain differently?

Absolutely: You cannot think of children as little adults. Children are basically a separate, distinct species, not like adults. ...Read more

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How do I know I am able to have children?

How do I know I am able to have children?

Most women: Who menstruate naturally have all the female organs to get pregnant, but don't get pregnant due to other, sometimes unknown, reasons. If having sex regularly and still not getting pregnant, tests can be done to check hormone levels, patency of the fallopian tubes and uterine shape, sperm counts on male partners, and meds can be given to stimulate ovulation if not regularly ovulating. ...Read more

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What amount will consider overdose (death)?

What amount will consider overdose (death)?

That depends on: Which substance/ medication is being taken.

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How many tablespoons can you overdose with?

It depends.: Any medicine can be harmful if too much is taken. But all medicines vary in strength. How much is harmful depends on the particular medicine. If you wish to hurt yourself, please don't! Call a suicide prevention hotline now or call 911, please. ...Read more

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How do you know if you can't have children?

How do you know if you can't have children?

Try for a year: A couple can be infertile at times. Infertility is diagnosed by the couple's failed attempt to get pregnant for a year with no success. There are many possible causes of infertility, but very few cases where the couple who has those things absolutely can't get pregnant. ...Read more

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How many klonipins does it take to overdose?

Call 1-800-273-8255: If you are thinking of hurting yourself, please call the number above (National Suicide Prevention Hotline). Help is available. Any drug taken in an amount greater than prescribed is an overdose. ...Read more

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From what age can children use malanil tabs?

From what age can children use malanil tabs?

Weight not age: The minimum weight to take Malanil is 11kg.
It is still recommend for young children not to travel to malaria areas in the rainy season. ...Read more

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Surmontil (Definition)

Surmontil is a tertiary amine tricyclic which is a kind of tricyclic type drug (serotonin-norepinephrine reuptake inhibiting ...Read more


Overdose (Definition)

When the maximum dose of medication ...Read more