Were you looking for information about Emsam? Emsan is a common misspelling of Emsam.
Emsam® (selegiline transdermal patch) is a medication often prescribed to treat depression. It is a type of monoamine oxidase inhibitor that works by increasing the amount of monoamines in the brain, which helps reduce symptoms of depression. Potential side effects include indigestion, rash, and headaches. Emsam, currently the only skin patch approved for treating depression, is available in three different strengths.
(To find out more about how this antidepressant works, click Emsam. This article also covers dosing guidelines for the drug, information on how to use the patch, and other side effects that may occur with treatment.)