Maprotiline (or LUDIOMIL®) is mainly prescribed to treat depressive disorders, panic disorder, insomnia, and neuropathic pain.
Class: Tetracyclic (TeCA), Tricyclic (TCA)
FDA Approval: 1988
Dosage Forms: 10 mg, 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg
Biological Half-life: 27-58 hours
Side Effects: Dizziness, dry mouth, constipation, nausea, anxiety, fatigue, blurred vision, vertigo, tachycardia, photosensitivity, sexual dysfunction, headache increased suicide risk
Routes of Administration: Oral, IM, IV
Pregnancy Category: B (US)