Ludiomil (maprotiline) is an antidepressant medication used to treat mental depression and depression-induced anxiety. Maprotiline belongs to a class of medications called tetracyclic antidepressants. It works by restoring balance to the neurotransmitters in the brain. Ludiomil may increase suicidal thinking and behavior in those below the age of 24 and should not be taken by children. Those taking Ludiomil should be monitored for suicidality or unusual behavioral changes.
Read the packaged instructions before taking Ludiomil.
Always follow your doctor’s directions.
Before taking Ludiomil, tell your doctor if:
Common side effects of Ludiomil:
Seek medical help if you have overdose symptoms, such as:
What is Ludiomil used for?
Ludiomil (maprotiline) is used to treat several types of anxiety-related depression. It may improve well-being by improving mood. It is an antidepressant and is only available with your doctor’s prescription.
What should I do if I miss a dose of maprotiline?
If you miss a dose of maprotiline, take it as soon as possible if you are not close to your next dose. If you are close to your next dose, skip the missed dose and resume the regular dosing schedule. Do not double dose.