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Selegiline Transdermal Patch (Emsam) - Surmontil Dosage

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  • Selegiline Transdermal Patch (Emsam)
    A prescription medicine, the selegiline transdermal patch (Emsam) is used for the treatment of depression. This eMedTV page gives an overview of this medication, with information on possible side effects, how to use it, and more.
  • Selegiline Transdermal Patch Dosing
    This eMedTV page explains that one 6 mg patch per day is the usual starting dose of the selegiline transdermal patch. Dosing amounts can vary based on several factors, such as other conditions you may have. This page also gives tips on taking the drug.
  • Serzone
    Serzone is a prescription drug commonly used for treating depression. This page from the eMedTV library explains how Serzone works and offers more information on its effects, dosing information, and possible side effects.
  • Serzone Alternatives
    Common Serzone alternatives include other antidepressants and therapy. This article from the eMedTV site lists medication alternatives to Serzone and describes psychotherapy, natural therapies, and electroconvulsive therapy in more detail.
  • Serzone and Breastfeeding
    Serzone may pass through breast milk to nursing babies. This eMedTV Web page offers more information on Serzone and breastfeeding, and describes the problems that were seen in a breastfed baby whose mother was taking the medication.
  • Serzone and Dry Mouth
    It is possible to develop a dry mouth while taking Serzone. This eMedTV article discusses Serzone and dry mouth in more detail, including a list of suggestions for dry mouth relief and statistics on how many patients are affected by this side effect.
  • Serzone and Insomnia
    Insomnia is a side effect that has been reported in up to 11 percent of people taking Serzone. This eMedTV segment discusses Serzone and insomnia in more detail and offers tips for improving sleep habits.
  • Serzone and Liver Failure
    People taking Serzone have a higher risk of developing liver failure (compared to the general population). This eMedTV segment discusses Serzone and liver failure in more detail and lists possible signs of liver damage.
  • Serzone and Pregnancy
    Taking Serzone during pregnancy may cause harm to the developing fetus. This eMedTV article discusses Serzone and pregnancy in more detail and describes the side effects that have been seen in pregnant animals that were exposed to the drug.
  • Serzone and Suicide
    People taking antidepressants like Serzone may be at an increased risk for developing suicidal thoughts. This eMedTV page offers more information on Serzone and suicide, and explains who may be at a higher risk for suicidal behavior.
  • Serzone Dosage
    Most people with depression start with a Serzone dosage of 100 mg twice a day. This page on the eMedTV Web site offers more Serzone dosing information, including a list of important precautions and tips for taking the medication.
  • Serzone Drug Information
    Serzone is a type of antidepressant. This selection from the eMedTV Web site offers a quick overview of Serzone, with information on how the drug works and what to expect when taking it. Also included is a link to learn more.
  • Serzone Drug Interactions
    Medicines that can cause Serzone drug interactions include pimozide, digoxin, and buspirone. This eMedTV segment lists other medications that may lead to Serzone interactions and describes the possible complications that may occur as a result.
  • Serzone Overdose
    Drowsiness, nausea, and vomiting are possible symptoms of a Serzone overdose. This eMedTV resource describes other possible overdose symptoms and lists treatment options that are available for a Serzone overdose.
  • Serzone Sexual Side Effects
    Sexual side effects may occur with the use of Serzone. As this eMedTV Web page explains, Serzone sexual side effects may include decreased libido, ejaculation problems, impotence, anorgasmia, and priapism.
  • Serzone Side Effects
    Some of the most common Serzone side effects include nausea, headache, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web page lists other common side effects seen with this drug and describes serious problems that require medical attention, such as seizures.
  • Serzone Uses
    Serzone is used for the treatment of depression in adults. This section of the eMedTV archives explains why the antidepressant has not been approved for use in children and offers a list of possible "off-label" Serzone uses.
  • Serzone Warnings and Precautions
    If you have an upcoming surgery, it is recommended that you stop taking Serzone. This eMedTV page offers other Serzone warnings and precautions, lists certain people who should not take the drug, and describes possible side effects that may occur.
  • Serzone Withdrawal
    If you abruptly stop taking Serzone, withdrawal symptoms (such as anxiety and insomnia) may occur. This eMedTV resource describes other possible effects of Serzone withdrawal and explains how your doctor may help prevent a withdrawal.
  • Side Affects of Mirtazapine
    Side effects of mirtazapine are possible, such as dry mouth, an increased appetite, or drowsiness. This eMedTV page also lists some serious and rare side effects. Side affects of mirtazapine is a common misspelling of side effects of mirtazapine.
  • Side Affects of Paliperidone Palmitate
    This eMedTV page explains that while most people tolerate paliperidone palmitate well, side effects can occur and may include things like headaches. Side affects of paliperidone palmitate is a common misspelling of side effects of paliperidone palmitate.
  • Side Effects of Alprazolam
    A few common side effects of alprazolam include fatigue, dry mouth, and coordination problems. This eMedTV Web page lists other potential side effects seen with the medication, including serious ones that may require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Amoxapine
    Constipation, blurred vision, and dry mouth are some of the most common side effects of amoxapine. This eMedTV segment lists other possible amoxapine side effects, including serious problems that require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Amphetamine-Dextroamphetamine Extended Release
    This eMedTV segment explains that there are potential side effects of amphetamine-dextroamphetamine extended release, including dizziness, nausea, and insomnia. This page also highlights some of the more serious and rare side effects of this drug.
  • Side Effects of Budeprion SR
    Common side effects of Budeprion SR can include nausea, headaches, and weight loss. This eMedTV page also lists rare Budeprion SR side effects (such as leg cramps) and serious problems that you should report to your doctor (such as hallucinations).
  • Side Effects of Buproban
    Common side effects of Buproban can include diarrhea, a runny nose, and insomnia. This eMedTV Web page also lists rare side effects of Buproban and serious side effects to report to your doctor (such as suicidal thoughts or behavior).
  • Side Effects of Bupropion Hydrobromide
    Headaches, insomnia, and nausea are some of the common side effects of bupropion hydrobromide. This eMedTV Web article describes other possible side effects of the medication and explains when you should contact your healthcare provider.
  • Side Effects of Bupropion SR
    Some of the most common side effects of bupropion SR include insomnia, nausea, and diarrhea. This eMedTV page also covers side effects of the drug that you should report to your healthcare provider, such as seizures and hallucinations.
  • Side Effects of Bupropion XL
    Common side effects of bupropion XL can include insomnia, nausea, and sore throat. This eMedTV page describes other common side effects and also lists rare problems, as well as serious side effects of the drug that may require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Buspirone
    Some of the most commonly reported side effects of buspirone include nausea, dizziness, and headache. This eMedTV segment also lists rare side effects that have been seen with the drug, as well as serious problems that require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Chlordiazepoxide and Amitriptyline
    Drowsiness, dizziness, and bloating are some common side effects of chlordiazepoxide and amitriptyline. This eMedTV segment lists other side effects that have been reported with the drug, including serious ones that may require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Desvenlafaxine
    Common side effects of desvenlafaxine may include diarrhea, dizziness, and nausea. This eMedTV resource lists other potential side effects seen with the drug, including less common but potentially serious side effects that require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Docosahexaenoic Acid
    Serious side effects of docosahexaenoic acid include signs of internal bleeding and allergic reactions. As this eMedTV page explains, most side effects are mild, and serious problems usually only occur when docosahexaenoic acid is taken in high doses.
  • Side Effects of Fluvoxamine CR
    Common side effects of fluvoxamine CR include diarrhea, dizziness, and insomnia. This page on the eMedTV site lists other common fluvoxamine CR side effects and also describes potentially serious side effects that may require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Gamma-Aminobutyric Acid
    An increase in blood pressure and heart rate are possible side effects of gamma-aminobutyric acid. This eMedTV segment explains why there is little information available about possible side effects and explains when to call a doctor.
  • Side Effects of Ginseng
    Breast pain, vertigo, and insomnia are some of the possible side effects of ginseng. This article from the eMedTV library also lists potentially serious side effects that require prompt medical attention, such as low blood sugar or vaginal bleeding.
  • Side Effects of Guanfacine ER
    Commonly reported guanfacine ER side effects include drowsiness, fatigue, and weight gain. This eMedTV selection offers an in-depth look at problems that may occur while taking this drug, including information on when to contact a healthcare provider.
  • Side Effects of Haloperidol
    A few common haloperidol side effects include blurred vision, insomnia, and hair loss. This eMedTV article covers these and other side effects of haloperidol, including serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.
  • Side Effects of Iloperidone
    Some of the most common side effects of iloperidone include nausea, drowsiness, and dizziness. This eMedTV Web segment covers these and other side effects that may occur with this drug, including serious side effects to report to your doctor.
  • Side Effects of Loxapine
    Side effects of loxapine can include dry mouth, weakness, and insomnia. This eMedTV segment provides a detailed list of side effects that can occur during treatment, including serious side effects that may require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Lurasidone
    Drowsiness, anxiety, and restlessness are some of the common side effects of lurasidone. This part of the eMedTV site offers a more detailed list of potential side effects and explains what to do if you develop problems while taking this drug.
  • Side Effects of Maprotiline
    Possible side effects of maprotiline include dizziness, diarrhea, and blurred vision. This page on the eMedTV Web site lists some of the most common maprotiline side effects, as well as serious problems that require medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Mirtazapine
    Common side effects of mirtazapine include dry mouth, drowsiness, and an increased appetite. This eMedTV Web page also lists rare side effects seen with the drug, as well as potentially serious problems that should be reported to your physician.
  • Side Effects of Molindone
    Side effects of molindone may include nausea, constipation, and increased sex drive. As this eMedTV article explains, while most side effects of the drug are mild, some may require medical attention, such as depression, seizures, or rapid heart rate.
  • Side Effects of Orally Disintegrating Alprazolam
    Fatigue, irritability, and insomnia are common orally disintegrating alprazolam side effects. This eMedTV page lists other possible problems with this drug and describes what to do if you develop serious reactions, such as hallucinations or seizures.
  • Side Effects of Oxazepam
    Side effects of oxazepam can include drowsiness, dizziness, and vertigo. This eMedTV page also takes a look at some less common oxazepam side effects (like slurred speech or shakiness) and serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Paliperidone Palmitate
    Schizophrenia can often be treated safely with paliperidone palmitate. Side effects, however, are possible. This eMedTV page describes some common side effects seen with this drug, as well as potentially serious reactions that require medical treatment.
  • Side Effects of Paroxetine Mesylate
    Some of the most common side effects of paroxetine mesylate are drowsiness and ejaculation problems. This eMedTV article describes other common side effects of the medication and also covers the more serious problems requiring medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Perphenazine
    Some of the commonly reported side effects of perphenazine include insomnia, nausea, and headaches. This eMedTV page outlines several other common side effects of the drug, as well as side effects that you should report to your doctor right away.
  • Side Effects of Phenelzine
    Common side effects of phenelzine may include weight gain, dizziness, and fatigue. This page on the eMedTV site lists other common side effects seen with the drug and also lists those that should be reported immediately to a healthcare provider.
  • Side Effects of Quetiapine XR
    Drowsiness, a dry mouth, and dizziness are among the common side effects of quetiapine XR. This eMedTV page lists several side effects that can occur with quetiapine XR, including serious side effects that you should immediately report to your doctor.
  • Side Effects of the Methylphenidate Patch
    A few side effects of the methylphenidate patch include insomnia, tics, and weight loss. This eMedTV segment identifies other possible side effects of the methylphenidate patch, including some serious side effects that may occur with the patch.
  • Side Effects of the Selegiline Transdermal Patch
    Headaches and insomnia are among the common side effects of the selegiline transdermal patch. This eMedTV page lists other common side effects reported with the drug, as well as some side effects to report to your doctor (such as low blood pressure).
  • Side Effects of Thiothixene
    Side effects of thiothixene may include insomnia, blurred vision, and a dry mouth. This eMedTV segment lists numerous side effects that can occur with thiothixene, including serious side effects that you should report to your doctor.
  • Side Effects of Tranylcypromine
    Side effects of tranylcypromine may include dizziness, weakness, and insomnia. This eMedTV Web page describes other possible tranylcypromine side effects and lists serious side effects that require immediate medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Trazodone ER
    Headaches, drowsiness, and nausea are some of the common side effects that can occur with trazodone ER. This eMedTV Web article describes other possible side effects of the medication and explains when you should contact your healthcare provider.
  • Side Effects of Varenicline
    Constipation, nausea, and gas are some of the more commonly reported side effects of varenicline. This eMedTV page lists other side effects that have been seen in clinical studies, including serious problems that may require prompt medical attention.
  • Side Effects of Vilazodone
    Most vilazodone side effects, such as nausea or diarrhea, are minor and can be treated easily. This eMedTV Web page also discusses serious side effects, such as racing thoughts, headache, and confusion, and explains what to do if they occur.
  • Social Benefits
    Animals often act as an ice-breaker for communication. For example, who isn't going to stop and ask to pet an adorable puppy? Along with the physical benefits walking a dog offers, there is the social aspect. Walking a dog allows you to see the neighbors, for example, and catch up on what is happening. If you get involved in an activity with your pet, such as obedience training or agility, you will no doubt find you have a whole new circle of friends.
  • Sublingual Buprenorphine
    Sublingual buprenorphine is a prescription narcotic medication approved for treating opioid dependence. This eMedTV segment describes the effects of this opioid drug, offers dosing information, and explains what side effects may occur with treatment.
  • Sublingual Buprenorphine Dosage
    The initial dose of sublingual buprenorphine is typically 8 mg on the first day and 16 mg on the second day. This eMedTV segment explains the factors that may affect your dosage and offers suggestions on how to safely and effectively use this medication.
  • Sublingual Buprenorphine Information
    A healthcare provider may prescribe sublingual buprenorphine to treat opioid dependence. This eMedTV resource offers more information on sublingual buprenorphine tablets, including dosing tips and what to discuss with your doctor before taking this drug.
  • Sublingual Buprenorphine Side Effects
    Headaches, infections, and insomnia are among the common side effects of sublingual buprenorphine. This eMedTV article further discusses the side effects of this drug, including a list of serious problems that you should report immediately to your doctor.
  • Surmontil
    Surmontil is a prescription drug that is used for the treatment of depression in adults. This eMedTV page offers dosing information for this product, explains how the drug works, and lists side effects that may occur during treatment.
  • Surmontil Alternatives
    Alternatives to Surmontil can include therapy, other medicines, and alternative therapies. This page on the eMedTV Web site takes a detailed look at these Surmontil alternatives and discusses when they may be considered.
  • Surmontil and Breastfeeding
    As this eMedTV page explains, you should talk with your doctor if you are breastfeeding (or thinking of breastfeeding) and have been prescribed Surmontil. It is not known what effects Surmontil might have on a nursing baby.
  • Surmontil and Dry Mouth
    Dry mouth is a common Surmontil side effect. This eMedTV page offers detailed information on Surmontil and dry mouth, including some tips on how to relieve a dry mouth (such as using a humidifier at night and drinking water or sugarless drinks often).
  • Surmontil and Pregnancy
    This page on the eMedTV Web site explains that if you're taking Surmontil and pregnancy occurs, you should let your doctor know. Surmontil is a pregnancy Category C medicine, which means that it could potentially cause harm to an unborn child.
  • Surmontil and Suicide
    This eMedTV page explains that during previous studies involving Surmontil and suicide, there appeared to be an increased risk of suicidal behavior in children and teens taking the drug. However, it's hard to tell if Surmontil causes suicidal behavior.
  • Surmontil and Weight Gain
    Weight gain and weight loss are potential side effects of Surmontil. This eMedTV article offers more information on Surmontil and weight gain, including some suggestions your doctor may make for dealing with any weight gain that may occur.
  • Surmontil Dosage
    Most people start with a Surmontil dosage of 75 mg per day, taken in two or three smaller doses. This eMedTV Web page offers tips on how to take the medication and lists factors that can affect your dosage (such as your age).
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