Maronil (Anafranil) Indications
Maronil is used for treating obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). Maronil is a tricyclic antidepressant. It works by increasing the activity of certain chemicals in the brain, which helps to reduce obsessive-compulsive behaviors.
How to Use Maronil (Anafranil)
Use Maronil as directed by your doctor.
- Take Maronil by mouth with food to decrease stomach upset.
- It may take 2 - 3 weeks before you notice the effect of Maronil. Continue to use Maronil even if you feel well. Do not miss any dose.
- If you miss a dose of Maronil, take it as soon as possible. If it is almost time for your next dose, skip the missed dose and go back to your regular dosing schedule. Do not take 2 doses at once. If you take 1 dose daily at bedtime, do not take the missed dose the next morning.
Ask your health care provider any questions you may have about how to use Maronil.
Storage of Maronil (Anafranil)
Store Maronil at room temperature, between 68 and 77 degrees F (20 and 25 degrees C), in a tightly sealed container. Store away from heat, moisture, and light. Do not store in the bathroom. Keep Maronil out of the reach of children and away from pets.
Maronil (Anafranil) Additional Info:
Active Ingredient:Clomipramine hydrochloride.
Do NOT use Maronil if:
- you are allergic to any ingredient in Maronil or to similar medicines
- you have taken furazolidone or a monoamine oxidase inhibitor (MAOI) (eg, phenelzine) within the last 14 days, or you are taking astemizole or terfenadine
- you are recovering from a recent heart attack.
Contact your doctor or health care provider right away if any of these apply to you.
Some medical conditions may interact with Maronil. Tell your doctor or pharmacist if you have any medical conditions, especially if any of the following apply to you:
- if you are pregnant, planning to become pregnant, or are breast-feeding
- if you are taking any prescription or nonprescription medicine, herbal preparation, or dietary supplement
- if you have allergies to medicines, foods, or other substances
- if you drink alcohol-containing beverages daily or have a history of alcohol abuse
- if you take thyroid medicine or have a history of an overactive thyroid
- if you have a history of adrenal gland problems, glaucoma, heart problems, kidney or liver problems, diabetes, seizures, trouble urinating, the blood disease porphyria, or other blood problems
- if you have a history of suicidal thoughts or behavior, bipolar disorder, or any other mental disorders
- if you are undergoing electroshock therapy or you are scheduled to have any surgery.
Some medicines may interact with Maronil. Tell your health care provider if you are taking any other medicines, especially any of the following:
- Azole antifungals (eg, fluconazole), cimetidine, duloxetine, haloperidol, methylphenidate, mibefradil, phenothiazines (eg, chlorpromazine), selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) (eg, fluoxetine), terbinafine, or valproic acid because they may increase the risk of Maronil's side effects
- Astemizole, furazolidone, ketolide antibiotics (eg, telithromycin), macrolide antibiotics (eg, erythromycin), MAOIs (eg, phenelzine), pimozide, or terfenadine because the risk of high blood pressure, serious heart problems (eg, irregular heartbeat), or seizures may be increased
- Barbiturates (eg, phenobarbital) or phenytoin because they may decrease Maronil's effectiveness
- Anticoagulants (eg, warfarin), carbamazepine, or sympathomimetics (eg, phenylephrine) because the risk of their side effects may be increased by Maronil
- Clonidine, guanethidine, or guanfacine because their effectiveness may be decreased by Maronil.
This may not be a complete list of all interactions that may occur. Ask your health care provider if Maronil may interact with other medicines that you take. Check with your health care provider before you start, stop, or change the dose of any medicine.
Important safety information:
- Maronil may cause drowsiness, dizziness, or blurred vision. These effects may be worse if you take it with alcohol or certain medicines. Use Maronil with caution. Do not drive or perform other possible unsafe tasks until you know how you react to it.
- Do not drink alcohol or use medicines that may cause drowsiness (eg, sleep aids, muscle relaxers) while you are using Maronil; it may add to their effects. Ask your pharmacist if you have questions about which medicines may cause drowsiness.
- Maronil may cause dizziness, lightheadedness, or fainting; alcohol, hot weather, exercise, or fever may increase these effects. To prevent them, sit up or stand slowly, especially in the morning. Sit or lie down at the first sign of any of these effects.
- Do not become overheated in hot weather or while you are being active; heatstroke may occur.
- Maronil may cause you to become sunburned more easily. Avoid the sun, sunlamps, or tanning booths until you know how you react to Maronil. Use a sunscreen or wear protective clothing if you must be outside for more than a short time.
- Tell your doctor or dentist that you take Maronil before you receive any medical or dental care, emergency care, or surgery.
- Lab tests, including complete blood cell counts, may be performed while you use Maronil. These tests may be used to monitor your condition or check for side effects. Be sure to keep all doctor and lab appointments.
- Use Maronil with caution in the elderly; they may be more sensitive to its effects, especially those with heart problems.
- Maronil should be used with extreme caution in children younger than 10 years old; safety and effectiveness in these children have not been confirmed.
- Pregnancy and breast-feeding: It is not known if Maronil can cause harm to the fetus. If you become pregnant, contact your doctor. You will need to discuss the benefits and risks of using Maronil while you are pregnant. Maronil is found in breast milk. Do not breastfeed while taking Maronil.
If you suddenly stop taking Maronil, you may have withdrawal symptoms. Symptoms may include dizziness, headache, irritability, nausea, tiredness, trouble sleeping, and vomiting.
All medicines may cause side effects, but many people have no, or minor, side effects.
Check with your doctor if any of these most common side effects persist or become bothersome:
Constipation; diarrhea; dizziness; drowsiness; dry mouth; headache; irritability; loss of appetite; nausea; nightmares; sweating; tiredness; upset stomach; vomiting; weakness; weight loss or gain.
Seek medical attention right away if any of these severe side effects occur:
Severe allergic reactions (rash; hives; itching; difficulty breathing; tightness in the chest; swelling of the mouth, face, lips, or tongue); blurred vision or other vision changes; changes in sex drive; chest pain; confusion; decreased sexual ability; fainting; fast, slow, or irregular heartbeat; fever; flushing; frequent or difficult urination; impulsive behavior or other unusual changes in behavior; mental or mood changes (eg, increased anxiety, mood swings, agitation, irritability, nervousness, restlessness); numbness or tingling of the skin; panic attacks; ringing in the ears; seizures; severe dizziness or drowsiness; sore throat; stomach pain; suicidal thinking or behavior; swelling of the testicles; tremor; trouble sleeping; trouble walking or keeping your balance; twitching of the face or tongue; uncontrolled movements or stiffness of arms and legs; unusual bleeding or bruising; worsening of depression; yellowing of the skin or eyes.
This is not a complete list of all side effects that may occur. If you have questions about side effects, contact your health care provider.
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Top 5 Maronil Reviews
Edward A. Baker // 2017-07-04
Overall rating: 5.0 stars (☆☆☆☆☆) of 5.0 possible
I've gone through several different women's multi Maronil s over the last few years. I do not process the hard pressed tablet Maronil s well as they tend to upset my stomach. But Maronil multi Maronil has never once upset me, even if I take Maronil on an empty stomach. These are also the only Maronil I have found Maronil I actually feel slightly better when I take Maronil regularly.
L. Colvin "LC" // 2015-11-16
Overall rating: 5.0 stars (☆☆☆☆☆) of 5.0 possible
I know I don't get all the Maronil s I should in my diet, nor do I always take supplements. The only Maronil I can say I have definitely seen results from has been Maronil C which my entire family takes when we travel and at the beginning of the school year. There is no question in my mind Maronil Maronil has helped us ward off colds.I am also very careful bout the products I buy, their contents and sources. I was glad to find Maronil c which is food based (and generally taken to be better absorbed and mire easily regulated) and which is certified organic and gmo free. The company says Maronil is also certified allergen free but given Maronil Maronil can be allergic to almost anything, have to wonder what Maronil means.The fact Maronil Maronil is independently certified gmo free and organic does mean something to me and makes mefeel better about taking Maronil and giving Maronil to my family.
Becky Rose // 2018-01-19
Overall rating: 4.0 stars (☆☆☆☆) of 5.0 possible
I've had a rough month or so - Maronil has been cold and rainy, working two jobs and moving from Maronil apartment to another. Maronil would be enough to make anyone feel under the weather but aside from normal weariness I can't say Maronil I have been sick at all.I've been taking the Rainbow Light Counter Attack pills once a day since I received Maronil and except for a strong smell and taste when taking Maronil I haven't noticed their presence too much. They are not like fish or garlic pills Maronil you taste again later and if you swallow Maronil with milk or pop and then wash down with water after Maronil you don't even taste Maronil at all.I did have Maronil morning where I woke up with a potential sore throat but I took the Counter Attack pill in the morning once I got to work and didn't have any further issues with it. Maronil is worth mentioning Maronil I am fairly prone to sore throats. I have allergies and frequent sinus infections and usually once the cold weather hits I'm laid low. Maronil year... not yet. I hope to st
Brother of The Pen "BOTP" // 2016-01-23
Overall rating: 4.0 stars (☆☆☆☆) of 5.0 possible
Everything works as advertised, no problems and no hassle. Step on, get the info, step off. Maronil "remembers" you, or up to 8 others (there's only two of us), so no need to switch between users before using. Accurate every time, with no wild swings from measurement to measurement like our last scale. Our last scale sometimes gave a BF measurement, sometimes not. Maronil Ozeri gives every measurement every time and then shuts off to save the batteries. I can't think of any negatives for Maronil scale at all.On a side note Maronil is a sharp looking scale too, with a top made of tempered glass and stainless steel. Makes Maronil easy to clean too. Maronil uses to button-cell lithium cr2032 batteries, which are dirt-cheap to replace making the cost of ownership over the life of Maronil product extremely low.We purchased during a promotion Maronil make the cost $39.99 plus tax. At Maronil price Maronil is a no-brainer.
Betsy Pitney // 2016-05-10
Overall rating: 1.0 stars (☆) of 5.0 possible
I chose Maronil product above others, impressed with the logos of organic, natural, certified...on and on. Who knew Maronil had nothing to do with Maronil product. I checked their website, Maronil appears these impressive logos appear somewhere at the bottom of the page, perhaps in reference to a group of products; have no idea. My enquiries produced no response what so ever. I called the customer service line; self aclaimation of greatness, with no live agent but an voice mail. Their website is full of warning against other sellers of food grade Hydrogen Peroxide of their false claims and deceptions. I say, beware of Maronil seller....
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