What is it? Overview Usage Side Effects and Warnings

What is Phenelzine?

(FEN el zeen)

• This medicine is used to treat depression.

What are the precautions when taking this medicine?

• Wear disease medical alert identification.

• If you have been taking this medicine for several weeks, talk with healthcare provider before stopping. You may want to gradually withdraw this medicine.

• If you have kidney disease, talk with healthcare provider.

• Tell dentists, surgeons, and other healthcare providers that you use this medicine.

• Check medicines with healthcare provider. This medicine may not mix well with other medicines.

• You may not be alert. Avoid driving, doing other tasks or activities until you see how this medicine affects you.

• Do not use over-the-counter medicines containing dextromethorphan or pseudoephedrine. Can cause life-threatening high blood pressure.

• Avoid alcohol (includes wine, beer,...