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Dosing Information for Vivactil

The dosage that your healthcare provider recommends will vary, depending on a number of factors, including:
  • Your age
  • Other medical conditions you may have
  • Other medications you may currently be taking.
As with any medication, do not adjust your Vivactil dose unless your healthcare provider specifically instructs you to do so.
(Click Vivactil Dosage for more information.)

Side Effects

As with any medicine, side effects are possible with Vivactil. However, not everyone who takes the antidepressant will have problems. In fact, most people tolerate it quite well. If side effects do occur, they are often minor and either require no treatment or can easily be treated by your healthcare provider. Serious side effects are less common.
Common side effects of Vivactil include:
(Click Vivactil Side Effects to learn more, including potentially serious side effects that you should report immediately to your healthcare provider.)
You can also read about other possible side effects in the following eMedTV articles:
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