What is Trima (Moclobemide) used for?
Trima (Moclobemide) is an oral antidepressant medication prescribed to treat patients with depression. It is a reversible inhibitor of monoamine oxidase type A (RIMA) that balances levels of naturally occurring chemicals in the brain to reduce feelings of guilt, hopelessness, or irritability. This medicine is also useful for treating anxiety disorders such as social phobia. Your physician may prescribe thsi medication for other unlisted purposes.
How should I use Trima (Moclobemide)?
Trima (Moclobemide) is normally administered once daily at a dosage of one tablet, but your particular instructions will be determined by your doctor after observing your symptoms and current health condition. These doses should be swallowed with a glass of water and can be taken with or without food, but a meal or snack should be eaten before us if you experience nausea. Never split, crush, or chew the tablets before use as this may destroy or change the effects of their contents. Ask your pharmacist or physician any questions you have about using the medicine to ensure the correct application.
What are the side effects of Trima (Moclobemide)?
Side effects associated with the use of Trima (Moclobemide) include:
More serious side effects that may require emergency medical attention are sensitive skin, blurry vision, edema, confusion, faintness, or a severe skin rash. Tell your physician immediately if any symptoms become severe or worrying to you to make sure the correct adjustments are made to your dosage to prevent more complications from occurring.
Trima (Moclobemide) should not be used to treat patients with schizophrenia, severe confusion, or a tumor affecting the adrenal gland. It is also important to inform your physician if you have any other conditions that may cause complications during treatment such as bipolar disorder, thyrotoxicosis, or severe agitation to make sure the correct adjustments are made to your regimen.
Strictly follow all instructions provided to you by your physician or pharmacist while using Trima (Moclobemide). 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.