Oleptro is a prescription drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat major depressive disorder in adults. Oleptro is also referred to by its drug name, Trazodone.
Oleptro is an atypical antidepressant. It is known as a serotonin modulator. Oleptro is believed to work by changing the balance of neurotransmitters in the brain.
How do I take it?
Oleptro is generally taken once daily.
Oleptro comes in tablet form.
The FDA-approved label for Oleptro lists common side effects including drowsiness, dizziness, headache, blurred vision, dry mouth, constipation, vomiting, and changes in sexual interest or ability.
Rare but serious side effects listed for Oleptro include worsening of depression symptoms, increased suicide risk, and serotonin syndrome, which may be life-threatening.
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Oleptro – RxList