TOFRANIL-PM- imipramine pamoate capsule 
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Medication Guide - Tofranil-PM™ (imipramine pamoate) capsules

Antidepressant Medicines, Depression and other Serious Mental Illnesses,
and Suicidal Thoughts or Actions

Read the Medication Guide that comes with you or your family member's antidepressant medicine. This Medication Guide is only about the risk of suicidal thoughts and actions with antidepressant medicines. Talk to your, or your family member's, healthcare provider about:

What is the most important information I should know about antidepressant medicines, depression and other serious mental illnesses, and suicidal thoughts or actions?

1. Antidepressant medicines may increase suicidal thoughts or actions in some children, teenagers, and young adults within the first few months of treatment.

2. Depression and other serious mental illnesses are the most important causes of suicidal thoughts and actions. Some people may have a particularly high risk of having suicidal thoughts or actions. These include people who have (or have a family history of) bipolar illness (also called manic-depressive illness) or suicidal thoughts or actions.

3. How can I watch for and try to prevent suicidal thoughts and actions in myself or a family member?

Call a healthcare provider right away if you or your family member has any of the following symptoms, especially if they are new, worse, or worry you:

Visual problems

Only some people are at risk for these problems. You may want to undergo an eye examination to see if you are at risk and receive preventative treatment if you are.

Who should not take Tofranil-PM?

Do not take Tofranil-PM if you:

What else do I need to know about antidepressant medicines?

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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© 2014 Mallinckrodt.

Manufactured by
Patheon Inc.
Whitby, Ontario, Canada
L1N 5Z5

Manufactured for
Mallinckrodt Inc.
Hazelwood, MO 63042 USA                                                                                 

Rev 06/2014

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Revised: 06/2014
 
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