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Maprotiline is a medication approved for the treatment of depression and anxiety associated with depression. This antidepressant is believed to work by allowing certain chemicals to stay in the brain longer. The medication, which comes in a tablet form that is available by prescription, is generally taken by mouth one to four times a day. Possible side effects include dry mouth, blurred vision, and drowsiness.
- Maprotiline comes in tablet form. It is usually taken by mouth one to four times daily.
- You can take your dosages with or without food. If the drug upsets your stomach, try taking it with food.
- Maprotiline should be taken at the same time(s) each day to maintain an even level in your blood.
- For maprotiline to work properly, you have to take it as prescribed. The medication will not work if you stop taking it.