Precautions and Warnings With Trimipramine
You should not take trimipramine if you:
- Are allergic to trimipramine maleate, Surmontil, or any inactive component used to make the medication. Your healthcare provider or pharmacist has a list of the inactive ingredients.
- Have recently had a heart attack (known medically as a myocardial infarction).
- Are taking linezolid (Zyvox®) or intravenous methylene blue. Trimipramine should not be started in people taking linezolid or IV methylene blue, but a person already taking trimipramine may be given linezolid or methylene blue, if absolutely necessary, and only with very careful monitoring and only if trimipramine is stopped during treatment.
- Have used a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) within the last 14 days. Some examples of MAOIs include:
A Summary Precautions and Warnings With Trimipramine
There are a number of situations in which trimipramine should not be taken, as well as a number of precautions and warnings people should be aware of before starting the medication. However, it is possible that not all of the precautions and warnings with trimipramine were discussed in this article. Therefore, you should talk with your healthcare provider about the trimipramine warnings and precautions that may apply to you.