Trazalon (Trazodone HCL)
What is Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) used for?
Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) is an oral antidepressant used to treat patients suffering from depression or anxiety. The medication balances levels of neurotransmitters in the brain to reduce symptoms associated with these conditions such as nervousness, fatigue, feelings of guilt, feelings of worthlessness, or loss of interest in previously enjoyable activities. Your doctor may also prescribe its use for the treatment of other unlisted conditions.
How should I use Trazalon (Trazodone HCL)?
Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) should always be used according to your doctor`s instructions to get the most effective results from treatment. The typical dosage is one tablet administered daily, but your individual instructions will depend on your health condition and the severity of your symptoms. These should be swallowed with a large glass of water and may be taken with or without food. Never change the form of the tablets to avoid destroying or altering the effects of their contents. Always ask your doctor any questions you have about the medicine to make sure you are using it correctly.
What are the side effects of Trazalon (Trazodone HCL)?
The use of Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) may cause side effects in some patients such as:
Serious side effects that may require emergency medical attention are stiff muscles, faintness, dizziness, hallucinations, slurred speech, chest pain, or seizures. Tell your doctor as soon as you experience any serious side effects to make sure the correct changes are made to your dosage or application frequency to prevent more health complications from occurring.
Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) should not be used in patients who are children or are currently taking other MAOI medications. It is also important to tell your doctor if the patient has any conditions that can cause complications with treatment such as if the patient is elderly, a young adult, or if the patient has severe heart disease, epilepsy, a history of mental illness, irregular heartbeat, or severely decreased kidney or liver disease.
Strictly use Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) as prescribed and follow all instructions provided by your doctor. Safe, suitable, and optimum dosage can vary and is dependent on the patient`s health and medical history, as well as the condition you are treating.
Trazalon (Trazodone HCL) may not be safe or suitable for all patients. Always ensure your doctor is informed if you are pregnant or breastfeeding, using any other type of medication (including non-prescription medicine, vitamins, and supplements), as well as if you have any allergies, other illnesses, or pre-existing medication conditions.
Seek immediate medical attention or proceed to your nearest accident and emergency department if you suffer a hypersensitive or allergic reaction. Symptoms usually present during a reaction of this nature include difficulty breathing or swallowing, swelling of the limbs or face, tight chest, hives, and skin rashes.