Marplan Oral Tablet 10Mg Drug Medication Dosage Information
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Marplan: Oral tablet (10mg)

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Marplan 10mg Tab

What is this Medicine?

ISOCARBOXAZID (eye soe kar BOX azid) is an monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI). It is used to treat depression.

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Marplan 10mg Tablet

NDC: 306980032
  • Prescription Required
  • Not a Controlled Drug
    (CSA Schedule)
  • FDA Approved





Storage Information
Store at room temperature (between 59 to 86 degrees F)
Marplan 10mg Tablet
Daily Life Interactions for Marplan 10mg 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.

Severe Lifestyle Interaction
Tyramine-containing foods and Marplan 10mg Tablet(Isocarboxazid)
Tyramine-containing foods and Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)(Isocarboxazid)
Avoid foods and beverages containing tyramine while taking this medicine. Tyramine-rich foods and drinks can cause serious increases in blood pressure. The following foods can cause sudden blood pressure increases and should be avoided: aged cheese; yeast extract; protein extract; soy sauce; fava bean or broad bean pods; smoked meats; pickled meats; smoked poultry; pickled poultry; smoked fish (lox, smoked salmon); pickled fish (pickled herring); fermented sausage (bologna, pepperoni, salami, summer sausage); bananas; avocados; any over-ripe fruit. Selegiline products have specific guidelines. Dietary and beverage restrictions for these drugs should continue for at least 2 weeks after stopping this medicine. Ask your health care professional for a full list of foods and beverages to avoid.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Alcohol and Marplan 10mg Tablet(Isocarboxazid)
Alcohol and Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)(Isocarboxazid)
Alcohol interactions with this medicine can be serious and may cause increased drowsiness, dizziness, increased blood pressure ('hypertensive crisis') or other side effects. You must adhere to all dietary restrictions. Alcoholic beverages to avoid include beer; wine; sherry; hard liquor; or liqueurs. Ask your health care provider for a list of items to avoid. Dietary and beverage restrictions should continue for at least 2 weeks after stopping this medicine.
Major Lifestyle Interaction
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Marplan 10mg Tablet(Isocarboxazid)
Caffeine-containing Foods/Beverages and Monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)(Isocarboxazid)
Do not take this medicine with caffeine-containing dietary supplements, medicines, foods or beverages without talking to your health care provider. Food, medicine, and dietary interactions can be serious. Rapid heartbeats or serious increases in blood pressure, known as "hypertensive crisis", may occur. Try to avoid or limit the intake of all items containing caffeine such as tea, coffee, chocolate, and cola. Do not take nonprescription medicines that contain caffeine, like "stay awake" or weight loss products, including dietary or herbal supplements or beverages. Caffeine restrictions should continue for at least 1 to 2 weeks after stopping this medicine.
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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