Emsam (Selegiline)

Strength(s): 5 mg

Active Ingredient: Selegiline

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Description

Emsam is an antidepressant that works by restoring the balance of certain natural substances in the brain. It is used in the treatment of depression. This medication is known to improve mood and feelings of well-being. This medication comes in the form of a patch that is used on the skin.

How to use Emsam

Before using this medication, read the Mediation Guide that comes with the medication. If any questions arise, consult your doctor or pharmacist. Also, follow the instructions on the package. Ensure you fully understand how to apply a new patch and dispose of the used one. The patch should not be cut into smaller sizes. Also, if the patch appears cut, broken or damaged, do not use it. For more details, consult your doctor or pharmacist.

Precautions

Before using this medication, inform your doctor or pharmacist if you are allergic to the drug. Also, discuss with your doctor any other allergies you may have. This product may contain inactive ingredients that may result in an allergic reaction. For more details, talk to your doctor or pharmacist.

Before taking this medication, discuss your medical history with your doctor, especially of heart problems, a certain kind of adrenal gland tumor, cerebrovascular disease, personal/family history of mental/mood disorders, overactive thyroid, personal/family history of glaucoma, certain nervous system diseases, liver problems, history of severe/frequent headaches, personal/family history of high blood pressure.

This drug may cause dizziness and drowsiness. Do not drive, operate machinery or carry out any other activity that requires alertness until you can safely perform these activities. Also, avoid alcoholic beverages. To reduce the risk of fainting, rise slowly when coming out of a sitting or lying position.

When wearing this patch, avoid exposing the skin direct heat sources such as heat lamps, saunas, heating pads, electric blankets, heated water beds, hot tubs or prolonged direct sunlight. Direct heat could result in more of the drug being released into your body, increasing the risk of side effects.

If you are about to have an MRI test, inform testing personnel if you are using the patch. Some patches may contain metals and could cause serious burns during an MRI.

During pregnancy, this medication should be used only when clearly needed. Before taking this medication during pregnancy, consult your doctor. It is still unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Before taking it, consult your doctor.

Side Effects

Side effects of this medication include drowsiness, dizziness, weakness, tiredness, redness/irritation at the application site, constipation, problem sleeping and dry mouth. If these effects persist or worsen, notify your doctor or pharmacist.

Serious side effects of this medication include muscle stiffness/twitching, dark urine, persistent nausea/vomiting, fainting, change in sexual ability/interest, mental mood/changes, eye pain/swelling/redness, vision changes, unusual weight loss/gain, swollen ankles/legs, shivering, seizures. If you experience any of these effects, consult your doctor immediately.

How to buy Cheap Emsam online

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