Amoxapine Oral Tablet 100Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Amoxapine: Oral tablet (100mg)

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Amoxapine 100mg Tab
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5715  |  DAN 100

What is this Medicine?

AMOXAPINE (a MOX a peen) is used to treat depression.

CVS Pharmacy Patient Statistics for Amoxapine: Oral tablet(100mg)
Generic vs. Brand Name Usage*
*Brand contains same active ingredient but may not represent FDA-approved generic equivalent
Usage By Strength
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Amoxapine 100mg Tablet

NDC: 005915715
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved




FDA approved for the following conditions:
Depression

Storage Information
Store at controlled room temperature (between 68 and 77 degrees F)
Amoxapine 100mg Tablet
Drug Image file DrugItem_3928.JPG
Actavis Inc. formerly Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc
Pill Identification: 5715  |  DAN 100
Shape: round
Color: blue

Reported Side Effects for Amoxapine 100mg Tablet

Hallucinations Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Galactorrhea Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Ejaculation Dysfunction Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Metallic Taste Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increase In Breast Size Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Vomiting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Inflamed Blood Vessels Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Tardive Dyskinesia Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Fainting Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Convulsions Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Irregular Periods Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Loss Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Weight Gain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Visual Impairment Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Photosensitivity Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Paresthesias Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Large Pupil Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Increased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Decreased Sexual Desire Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Secretion Of Tears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Impotence (erectile Dysfunction) Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
High Body Temperature Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Gas Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
High Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Low Blood Pressure Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: RAPID
Loose Stools Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Stuffy Nose Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Itching Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
SIADH Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Low White Blood Cell Counts Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
No White Blood Cells Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: SEVERE
Onset: DELAYED
Stomach Pain Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Hives Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: RAPID
Retaining Urine Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Ringing In Ears Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Low Platelet Count Incidence:
<1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Skin Rash Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Upset Stomach Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Restlessness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Swelling Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Tired Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Rapid Heart Rate Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Nervousness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Nightmares Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Headache Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Excessive Sweating Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
High Prolactin Level Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Inability To Sleep Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
EEG Changes Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Lightheadedness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Confusion Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Incoordination Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Weakness Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Causing To Be Hungry Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: DELAYED
Shaking Incidence:
>1.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Blurred Vision Incidence:
7.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: EARLY
Constipation Incidence:
12.0%*
Severity: MODERATE
Onset: DELAYED
Drowsiness Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
Dry Mouth Incidence:
14.0%*
Severity: MILD
Onset: EARLY
*This is an approximate aggregated range of reported side effects from clinical studies performed on this drug. Your experience with this drug may be different.
Daily Life Interactions for Amoxapine 100mg Tablet

Elements of your daily lifestyle may have an effect on the medications you are taking. Drug interactions can result in unwanted side effects, reduce the effectiveness of your medicine or possibly increase the action of a particular medicine.

Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Amoxapine 100mg Tablet(Amoxapine)
Alcohol and Amoxapine(Amoxapine)
In general, it is recommended that you avoid Alcoholic drinks while you are taking Antidepressants like Amoxapine. Alcohol can affect the mood and interfere with the drug treatment, and may increase the risk of side effects. Decreased alertness, drowsiness, falls, or other side effects may occur. Do not drive or operate machinery if you are drinking Alcohol-containing beverages.
Pregnancy & Lactation Information
FIRST Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

SECOND Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

THIRD Trimester

Class C - Animal studies have shown an adverse effect and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women. OR No animal studies have been conducted and there are no adequate and well-controlled studies in pregnant women.

Lactation

Caution - Not enough information is available to rule out harm to infants when this drug is taken by nursing mothers.


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