Trazodone balances chemicals in the brain is antidepressants helping to cure anxiety issues.
If you are having problems like mood swings, depression, not enough sleep or lack of concentration this medication helps to remove such issues.
Trazodone comes in form of tablets, capsules and in liquid.
Things to know before taking Trazodone dosage for anxiety
Trazodone takes 1-2 weeks to work and it fully effective after 4-6 weeks of regular use.
This medication will make you sleepy so before going to bed is the best time to take this medicine.
It is not recommended to stop taking this dose suddenly, your doctor will always reduce your dosage before completely take you off Trazodone.
your doctor will start giving you Trazodone when another antidepressant will not effective or in case of any side effects.
Trazodone is a Generic name this medicine is also available with the brand name Molipaxin.
Consult with your doctor before taking Trazodone in the following Health conditions
In case of having suicidal thoughts recently.
Any allergic reaction to Trazodone in the past.
If you are already taking sleeping pills.
If you having epilepsy trazodone can increase the risk of seizures.
In case of heart patients, kidney or liver problems.
If you are trying for pregnancy, already pregnant or breastfeeding a child.
If you are diabetic or suffering from rare disease porphyria or phaeochromocytoma.
It is suggested to monitor your blood sugar levels if you are a diabetic patient and immediately visit your doctor in case of any issues.
Trazodone dosage for anxiety
Usually, the doctor prescribes trazodone once a day, In case of a higher dosage, your doctor may divide your dosage into two parts.
It is advisable to take this medication before going to bed because it will make you sleepy.
In case of dosage below 300 mg or below that your doctor may prescribe you a single dose.
Always consume this medicine after the food to avoid any sickness.