Perphenazine + Amitriptyline

Category: Antidepressant

Perphenazine + Amitriptyline Overview

Perphenazine is a typical antipsychotic drug. Chemically, it is classified as a piperazinyl phenothiazine. Originally marketed in the US as Trilafon, it has been in clinical use for decades. Perphenazine is roughly ten times as potent as chlorpromazine at the dopamine-2 (D2) receptor;[1] thus perphenazine is considered a medium-potency antipsychotic.[2][3] Contents 1 Medical uses 1.1 Effectiveness 2 Side effects 2.1 Discontinuation 3 Ph...

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need to know the facts on the drug perphen amit

my sister moved out from her husbands home and now is staying with my family. she acts strange talks to herself is mean to my 16yr old daughter almost hates her idk if she is takin her med ## The name is actually an abbreviation of two drugs names, Perphenazine and Amitrriptyline, commonly sold under the brand name Etrafon. This is an antipsychotic drug, which is sometimes used to treat other conditions, such as sleep disorders. Some of the most common side effects include: drowsiness, weight gain and insulin resistance. If she is acting that way, there are a few possible reasons: 1) She isn't taking her medication. 2) The dosage she is on is no longer effective, so she needs a dosage adjustment or medication change. 3) Her problem has worsensed, in which case the solution would be ...

Perphen/Amit med

I would like to know why I was prescribed this? ## This medication combines the antipsychotic medication Perphenazine with the antidepressant Amitriptyline. Common side effects may include: nausea, drowsiness, dizziness and somnolence. You can read more on the medications here: Do you have any other questions?

what is this medication perscribed for

please tell me what this medication is perscribed for my doctor was not very clear with me on this . ## PROPHEN/AMIT IS THE PERSCRIPTION ## This medication couples an antipsychotic (Perphenazine) with an antidepressant (Amitriptyline.) This is a generic for Etrafon. ## I am just so tired


Possible Dosages for this and Related Drugs:

Perphenazine + Amitriptyline
  • Tablet: 10mg + 2mg, 10mg + 4mg, 25mg + 2mg, 25mg + 4mg, 2mg + 10mg, 2mg + 25mg, 4mg + 25mg, 50mg + 4mg
Note: Above list includes dosages for all drugs with the same combination of active ingredients.

NDC Database Records for Perphenazine + Amitriptyline: (6 results)

Sorted by National Drug Code
  • 0378-0042 Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 10 mg / Perphenazine 4 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-0073 Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 50 mg / Perphenazine 4 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-0330 Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 10 mg / Perphenazine 2 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-0442 Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 25 mg / Perphenazine 2 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 0378-0574 Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 25 mg / Perphenazine 4 mg Oral Tablet by Mylan Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • 49349-622 Amitriptyline Hydrochloride 50 mg / Perphenazine 4 mg Oral Tablet by Remedyrepack Inc.

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