Asendin Drug Information
People who suffer from depression (also called major depression or clinical depression) have many different treatment options available to them, of which the drug Asendin® (amoxapine) is one. The medication comes in tablet form and is generally taken one to three times a day. If you take Asendin just once a day, it is usually best to take it at bedtime to avoid drowsiness.
Prior to beginning treatment with Asendin, inform your healthcare provider about any other medical conditions you have and any other drugs you are taking. Side effects are possible with this medicine, and people with heart problems, for example, may be at greater risk. Discussing this information with your healthcare provider will help ensure a safe and effective treatment process.
(Click Asendin to learn more about this medication, including what side effects to watch for, factors that can affect your dose, and generic availability.)