Active Ingredient(s): Doxepin Hydrochloride
FDA Approved: * March 17, 2010
Pharm Company: * SOMAXON PHARMA
Category: Antidepressant

Doxepin is a medication used to treat major depressive disorder, anxiety disorders, chronic hives, and trouble sleeping.[8][9] For hives it is a less preferred alternative to antihistamines.[8] It has a mild to moderate benefit for sleeping problems.[10] It is used as a cream for itchiness due to atopic dermatitis or lichen simplex chronicus.[11] Common side effects include sleepiness, dry mouth, constipation, nau... [wikipedia]

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Dosage List

Silenor 3;SP
Silenor 3 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 42847-103
Somaxon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Silenor 6;SP
Silenor 6 mg Oral Tablet
NDC: 42847-106
Somaxon Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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