Trazonil (Trazodone HCL)
What is Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) used for?
Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) is an antidepressant prescribed treat patients who are suffering from depression. It operates by elevating levels of serotonin in the brain to reduce feelings of guilt, hopelessness, or irritability associated with this condition. It may also be used to treat anxiety disorders such as social anxiety or panic disorder. Your physician may prescribe it for other unlisted conditions, as well.
How should I use Trazonil (Trazodone HCL)?
Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) should be taken according to your physician's instructions to ensure the correct administration. One tablet is normally administered once or twice daily, but your particular regimen will depend on your health condition and the severity of your symptoms. The doses should be swallowed with a full glass of water and can be taken with or without food, but a meal or snack is recommended if you experience nausea. Never change the form of the tablets before use to prevent unintentionally destroying or altering the effects of its contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about using the medication to ensure the correct administration.
What are the side effects of Trazonil (Trazodone HCL)?
Some patients using Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) have reported experiencing side effects in some patients such as:
Inform your physician immediately if you experience any severe symptoms or if more serious side effects appear including stiff muscles, high fever, sensitive skin, mood swings, dizziness, irregular heartbeats, insomnia, severe headaches, chest pain, trouble breathing, or seizures. These conditions may require immediate medical attention or adjustments to your dosage to prevent further health problems from occurring.
Trazonil (Trazodone HCL) should not be used to treat patients who have taken an MAOI medication within the last two weeks. It is also important to tell your physician if you have severe heart disease, irregular heartbeats, a history of suicidal behavior, epilepsy, or severe liver or kidney disease as these conditions may cause unexpected health problems requiring reduced dosages or other adjustments to your regimen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Trazonil (Trazodone HCL). Optimum and safe dosage can differ based on the patient and the condition being treated.
As this medication may be unsafe for certain patients, it is essential you always inform your physician if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or ongoing health conditions, and if you are taking any other form of medication, supplements, or herbal products.
Immediately seek emergency medical care if you have an allergic or hypersensitive reaction. Common signs of a reaction include hives, swelling, skin rashes, chest pains, as well as trouble breathing or swallowing.