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Sinequan (doxepin)

Doxepin (or SINEQUAN, SILENOR®) is mainly prescribed to treat depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, itchiness, and insomnia.

Status: ACTIVE

Class: Tricyclic (TCA)

FDA Approval: 2007

Dosage Forms: 10 mg, 25 mg, 50 mg, 75 mg, 100 mg, 150 mg; 3 mg, 6 mg

Biological Half-life: 8-24 hours

Side Effects: Dizziness, dry mouth, constipation, confusion, fatigue, hypotension, bradycardia, nightmares, agitation, weight gain, sweating, difficulty urinating, increased suicide risk

Routes of Administration: Oral, IM, IV, Topical

Pregnancy Category: B (US)


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