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What are the side effects of doxepin?

Donna Hill Howes, RN
Family Practitioner

Side effects may include abnormal thinking or behavior, driving or doing other tasks while asleep or not fully awake, and amnesia. Some people have had thoughts of suicide. Doxepin can make it dangerous to drive or to operate machinery the next day.

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